John Tavener: Beyond The Veil

  |  Buy to Own: 17/08/1998
  |  80 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC


Melvyn Bragg presents this profile of English composer John Tavener. Tavener, who composed the 'Song for Athene' and played at Princess Diana's funeral, is interviewed about his influences and upbringing, and describes his compositional process and inspiration. Stephen Varcoe, Patricia Rozario and Renato Ripo perform a selection of Tavener's works.