O lux beata Trinitas (2013)
For Stephen and Erica on their wedding day
fp. 27 October 2013; King’s College Chapel Choir, David Smith, King’s College, Aberdeen, UK
A recording of this work is available on Vox Regis Records (VXR001) and can be bought here.
O lux beata Trinitas (2013) is a setting of words by St Ambrose drawing parallels between the Holy Trinity and different forms of light. My setting is in a simple ABA form with reflective, ‘luminous’ material contrasting with a much more vigorous and passionate middle section.