The movie John Tavener: Beyond the Veil(2007)

This compelling portrait offers a fascinating glimpse into the heart and soul of John Tavener, the celebrated composer most widely recognized for his “Song for Athene” performed at Princess Diana’s funeral. Candid interviews with Tavener reveal the philosophical and religious inspiration for his music. Also discussed are his early musical influences, his lifestyle in the free-swinging 1960s and his odyssey to viewing his music as a prayer.

  • John Tavener: Beyond the Veil has been released 2007-01-01.