Feature: Libera: Coventry Carol

I remember very clearly the first time I saw Cogniet’s "Massacre of the innocents".  Cogniet’s paintings can be a bit mannerly but there’s nothing polite or bland about terror and Cogniet’s depiction of a terrified mother desperately trying to keep her child quiet lest they be discovered by Herod’s soldiers as they massacre all the…

Libera: – Evening Falls – Soloist: Daren Geraghty

I love Daren Geraghty’s beautiful performance of this song popularised by Enya and searched for it on YouTube. It’s a lovely song that Enya sang very well but for me her performances are eclipsed by Daren Geraghty’s reserved yet compelling rendition recorded in 1996  for Libera’s album "Angel Voices 2". Video and lyrics below the…