Inside the music: William Conway on Arvo Pärt’s Passio

William Conway, Artistic Director of Hebrides Ensemble and conductor of our performance of Passio, takes us inside the music of Arvo Pärt’s Passio and explores some of the techniques used by Pärt to make this such a hypnotic, compelling work.

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