13. Music List 21/05/20

13. Music List 21/05/20

Gerald Raphael Frinzi

Thursday 21st May 2020

For the feast of the Ascension we return to 20th-century England, to one of the finest British composers of his generation.

Gerald Raphael Finzi (1901-1956) – God is gone up

Gerald Finzi is one of Britain’s most-loved composers. His specialism was in the form of the art song, where he focused on setting his favourite poets