compassion. love.


scena for three voices and baroque ensemble

3 voices (1 soprano, 1 tenor, 1 bass) / 2 a.rec, 2 vlns, viola da gamba, chamber organ 


Selected and performed as Finalist of the National Centre for Early Music Young Composer Awards 2015, in partnership with BBC Radio 3.

First Performance

Dunedin Consort; John Butt (keyboards); Mhairi Lawson (soprano); Nicholas Mulroy (tenor); Jon Stainsby (bass); Pamela Thorby, Frances Norbury (alto recorders); Huw Daniel, Colin Scobie (violins); and Alison McGillivray (viola da gamba) at The National Centre for Early Music (York) on May 14th 2015.


programme note

At the root of all humanity there is compassion and love. -njd