Bob Chilcott (b.1955): St. John Passion / Laurie Ashworth, soprano; Ed Lyon, tenor; Neal Davies, bass; Matthew Souter, violin; Richard May, cello
1 CD / Signum Records / 2015-04-14Works: Bob Chilcott: St. John Passion, for soprano, tenor, 2 baritones, chorus & organ or small ensemble
Performers: Ashworth, Laurie; Baron, Nick [Percussion]; Davies, Neal [Bass-Baritone Vocal]; Jeffery, Darren; Lyon, Ed [Tenor vocals]; May, Richard; Souter, Matthew; Vaughn, Jonathan
Conductors: Owens, Matthew
Ensemble: Wells Cathedral Choir
Bob Chilcott's mighty setting of words from St John's Gospel is a dramatic yet optimistic retelling of the Passiontide story. The work combines 13th and...continue...
Recording information: Wells Cathedral, Somerset, England (05/05/2014-05/08/2014)....continue...
1 CD / Signum Records / 2007-01-01Works: Bob Chilcott: The Making of the Drum, cantata for chorus & percussion; My Prayer, for 2 sopranos & double chorus; Advent Antiphons for chorus; Shepherd's Carol; And Every Stone Shall Cry, for chorus;...
Performers: Foulkes, Carolyn; Haslam, Micaela; Johnston, Robert; Murgatroyd, Andrew; Poole, Elizabeth; Porter, Kim; Rebello, Simone; Robinson, Olivia; Silverthorne, Paul
Conductors: Chilcott, Bob
Ensemble: BBC Singers
"All the music on this CD is accessible, concise and says something worthwhile... The choir is renowned as an expert ensemble and here they sing...continue...