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  Padre Pio Prayer - The Sexteen Harry Christophers  Chris Albion at 11:50 on 23 April 2009

Harry Christophers and The Sixteen release
world premiere recording of new works by leading British composers James MacMillan, Roxanna Panufnik and Will Todd

The productive partnership between The Sixteen and the Genesis Foundation continues with the release on 27th April 2009 of a CD of three new choral works from three of Britainís most respected contemporary composers: James MacMillan, Roxanna Panufnik and Will Todd. Each work is a setting of the prayer Stay With Me, Lord, by the Capuchin priest Padre Pio (the familiar name by which millions know St Pius of Pietrelcina). The purpose of the commissions was to refresh approaches to creating contemporary liturgical music and to inspire and delight people of every faith and conviction.

UK Release Date:
May 2009
Catalogue Number: COR16071