Sir Andrew Davis conducts “The Dream of Gerontius”, a poem written by the Blessed Cardinal John Henry Newman, and set to music by Sir Edward Elgar.
Recorded at St. Paul’s Cathedral in London, England, in 1997.
“This is the best of me. This, if anything of me, is worth your memory.”
~ Sir Edward Elgar.
Philip Langridge – Gerontius
Catherine Wyn-Rogers – Angel
Alastair Miles – Priest/ Angel of the Agony
Sir Andrew Davis conducts BBC Symphony Orchestra and Chorus.