The Bright Sadness of Arvo Pärt by Dale Nelson

The Bright Sadness of Arvo Pärt

Arvo Pärt (Oxford Studies of Composers)
by Paul Hillier
Oxford University Press, 1997
(219 pages; $24.95, paper)

Recordings of Music by Arvo Pärt:

De Profundis
Includes
The Beatitudes, Cantate Domino, De Profundis, Magnificat, Missa Sillabica, Summa
The Theatre of Voices, directed by Paul Hillier
Harmonia Mundi
(76 min.; $17.97, CD)

I Am the True Vine
Includes
Berlin Mass
The Theatre of Voices and the Pro Arte Singers, directed by Paul Hillier
Harmonia Mundi
(57 min.; $17.97, CD)

Kanon Pokajanen
Estonian Philharmonic Choir, conducted by Tönu Kaljuste
ECM
(83 min.; $24.97, 2 CDs)

Litany
Includes
Psalom
The Hilliard Ensemble, Tallinn Chamber Orch . . .