for: 2 violins, viola, cello (string quartet)
John Tavener 's Pluies is a work for Solo Mezzo-Soprano, SATB Chorus and String Quartet. The piece was first performed on 31st January 2015 and lasts around 5 minutes. This is the full score. The words for Pluies come from a poem of the same name by Saint-John Perse.