Gerald Raphael Finzi (1901-1956) was an English composer, whose popularity has increased considerably in the years since his death.
Born on 14th July 1901 in London, the son of an Italian Jewish father and a German Jewish mother, Finzi nevertheless became one of the most characteristically English composers of his generation. Despite being an agnostic, he wrote some inspired and imposing Christian choral music.
Finzi's father, a successful shipbroker, died when his son was seven. Gerald was educated privately. During… read more
|1||Lo, the full, final sacrifice, Op.26: Amen - Instrumental||114 listeners|
|2||Finzi: Let us Garlands Bring, Op. 18: I. Come Away, Come Away Death||28 listeners|
|3||Play on youtube||Eclogue for piano and strings, Op. 10||18 listeners|
|5||Play on youtube||Romance for String Orchestra||8 listeners|
|6||Cello Concerto, Op. 40: II. Andante quieto||8 listeners|
|7||Play on youtube||Romance For String Orchestra In E Flat, Op. 11||5 listeners|
|8||In terra pax - original version: A frosty Christmas Eve||5 listeners|
|9||Romance for string orchestra, Op.11||4 listeners|
|10||Dies Natalis: 1. Intrada||3 listeners|
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