10 Mar 2018

The King's Singers & Voices NZ - Part One

From Music Alive, 7:30 pm on 10 March 2018

The King’s Singers are one of music’s most enduring brands. They’ve been in existence now for five decades and survived multiple changes of membership and they’re probably still today as popular as ever.

The King's Singers & Voices NZ Chamber Choir

The King's Singers & Voices NZ Chamber Choir Photo: Supplied by SOUNZ

In this NZ Festival concert The King’s Singers teamed up with Voices NZ Chamber Choir conducted by Karen Grylls who are celebrating their 20th anniversary.

Music Details:

Henry Ley: The Prayer of King Henry VI

Bob Chilcott: We Are

Ludwig Senfl: Das G'läut zu Speyer

Orlandus Lassus: Dessus le Marché d'Arras

Eric Whitacre: The stolen child

Camille Saint-Saëns: Romance du soir

Franz Schubert: Die Nacht

Leonie Holmes: This Watershed Time (première)

Trad arr Goff Richards: Lamorna

Trad arr Bob Chilcott: I bought me a cat

Bob Chilcott: High Flight

Nico Muhly: To Stand in this House

The Beatles: Ob la di, ob la da

Harold Arlen: I’ve got the world on a string

Trad: Red, red rose

Dave Dobbyn: Slice of Heaven

Billy Joel arr Bob Chilcott: And so it goes

Recorded 10 March 2018, Michael Fowler Centre, Wellington by RNZ Concert.

Producer: David McCaw

Engineer: Graham Kennedy

 

Acknowledging composer Leonie Holmes

Acknowledging composer Leonie Holmes Photo: Screenshot supplied by SOUNZ

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