Choral favorites of Richard Lloyd (b.1933): 'Illumine Me'; The Lichfield Service; Chichester Mass; All so still; Rejoice and sing et al. / The Bede Singers, Ian Shaw, organ
1 CD / Regent Records / 2015-11-06Conductors: Hill, David
Ensemble: The Bede Singers
This recording is a personal collection selected by the composer, representing a number of favorite compositions written over the last 60 years, many of which...continue...
Delius: Sea Drift; Songs of Farewell; Songs of Sunset / Sally Burgess, Bryn Terfel, Waynflete Singers, Bournemouth SO & Chorus. Richard Hickox
1 CD / Chandos Records / 2015-08-28Conductors: Hickox, Richard; Caldbeck, Graham; Hill, David
Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra; London Symphony Orchestra Chorus; Southern Voices; Waynflete Singers
Both Sea Drift (1903-04) and Songs of Sunset (1906-07) belong to the fertile first decade of the 20th c. when Frederick Delius assumed complete maturity,...continue...
Bob Chilcott (b,.1955): The Angry Planet, environmental cantata / BBC Singers; The Bach Choir; David Hill et al.
2 CD / Signum Records / 2015-07-10Works: Bob Chilcott: Five Days that Changed the World, for children's chorus, chorus, piano & timpani; The Miracle of the Spring, for soloists, chorus & percussion; The Angry Planet, an environmental cantat...
Performers: Beeson, Gemma; Charman, Nigel; Gruett, Marcus; Robinson, Olivia; Tring, Emma [Soprano Vocal]
Conductors: Hill, David
Ensemble: ; The Young Singers
The three works on this 2CD set further confirm Bob Chilcott’s status as one of the world’s most popular active choral composers. Five Days That...continue...
Judith Weir (b.1954): Storm, I-V; Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis; Missa del Cid; The Songs Sung True / BBC Singers; Endymion, David Hill
1 CD / Signum Records / 2015-06-09Works: Judith Weir: All the Ends of the Earth, carol for chorus; Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis, for chorus; Missa del Cid; The Song Sung True, for chorus; Storm, for youth chorus & ensemble
Performers: Feaviour, Margaret; Haslam, Micaela; Poole, Elizabeth; Robinson, Olivia
Conductors: Hill, David
Ensemble: BBC Singers; Choristers of the Temple Church, London; Endymion
The BBC Singers continue their critically lauded and award-nominated series of composer-led recordings with a new disc of works by Master of the Queen's Music...continue...
Recording information: Temple Church, London....continue...