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...
All Shall Be Well - works by Panufnik, Holst, Rachmaninov, Tavener, Gorecki, Villette, Nystedt / Richard May, cello
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2012-05-29Works: Roxanna Panufnik: All Shall Be Well, for chorus; Gustav Holst: Nunc Dimittis, for chorus, H. 127; Ralph Vaughan Williams: Valiant for Truth, motet for chorus (with piano or organ ad lib); Sergey Rach...
Performers: Condy, Oliver; May, Richard; Quiney, Rebecca [Soprano Vocal]
Conductors: Ogden, David
Ensemble: ; Exultate Singers
This wide-ranging program offers connections and contrasts in music of devotion and consolation. The settings by life-long friends Holst and Vaughan Williams, whilst very different,...continue...
Recording information: St Georges Church, Bristol, England (06/11/2011-06/12/2011)....continue...