• Peter Maxwell Davies
  • Agnus Dei (1984)

  • Chester Music Ltd (World)
  • va.vc
  • 2 Sopranos [=2 trebles] [=choir]
  • 5 min

Programme Note

The two-part setting of the Agnus Dei in Davies's austere, modal 'carol style' is introduced and underpinned, or even contradicted, by a duet for viola and cello that ripples out to four parts for much of the second half of the piece.