Piu Jesu

The Transfiguration, by Raphael

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The 2 YouTubes 
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K-mLTAFrlEA  
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vkqb7dLg4uM are superb
as well as
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=31oAcmBz044

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Mark de LA says
Thanks Elaine for sending these in separate emails.
The story of Andrew Lloyd Weber is here → https://www.liveabout.com/pie-jesu-lyrics-english-text-translation-and-history-724027 

Inspired by two separate tragedies—a journalist who had interviewed him just weeks before dying in Northern Ireland as a result of the IRA conflicts, and the story of a Cambodian boy who was forced to murder his mutilated sister or be executed himself—Andrew Lloyd Webber took to writing music as a way to cope with and express his grief.