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September 27th, 2015
Episode 2033 of 3777 episodes
Dubbed the ‘rock stars of Renaissance vocal music ‘by The New York Times, UK-based The Tallis Scholars are recognised as one of the world's great sacred music ensembles. Founder Peter Phillips joins us to talk about their name sake, composer Thomas Tallis, the father of English church music whose masterpiece, the 40-part motet ‘Spem in alium’ was bizarrely revived by the erotic novel Fifty Shades of Grey.
Welcome to the Brain Training Podcast, the daily audio workout for your head. In this podcast we have two games for you, each with three rounds which get progressively harder. To enjoy the full experience, relax, and avoid distractions whilst you listen.