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Danish Choral Music, School Choir of the Year

Aled Jones explores the thriving choral music scene in Denmark, a country with a strong choral tradition where the emphasis placed on educating children and young people is exemplified by the work of the internationally renowned Danish National Girls' Choir; plus there's choral music by contemporary Spanish composer Antón García Abril and a look at BBC Songs of Praise's competition for school choirs, "School Choir of the Year", which celebrates its tenth birthday in 2012.

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1 hour, 30 minutes

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Sun 22 Apr 2012 17:00

Choir and Organ Reads

Birmingham town hall

Features on all things choir and organ from fantastic fugues to "bonkers" choral works.