ELGAR O Wild West Wind
Bob CHILCOTT Before the Ice
RODNEY BENNET The Seasons of his Mercies
Eric WHITACRE Sleep
VAUGHAN WILLIAMS Three Shakespeare Songs
MURRILL Two Songs from Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night
Judith BINGHAM The Drowned Lovers
STANDFORD The Blue Bird
Bob CHILCOTT The Modern Man I Sing
Described as ‘phenomenal’ (The Times) and ‘devastatingly beautiful’ (Gramophone), award-winning choir Tenebrae is one of the world’s leading vocal ensembles, renowned for its passion and precision.
Taken from the choir’s Grammy-nominated album ‘Music of the Spheres’ (Signum Classics), this programme of part-songs features music by choral favourites such as Vaughan Williams and Stanford, alongside exquisite contemporary works by Eric Whitacre and Judith Bingham. The programme concludes with Bob Chilcott’s humorous and jubilant setting of poems by Walt Whitman, The Modern Man I Sing.
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