- Songs of Praise - School Choirs 2012 Final Duration: 02:55
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- Songs of Praise - School Choirs 2012 Final Duration: 02:17
Music Played8 items
Songs of Praise Signature Tune Robert Prizeman
Arranged: especially for the competition and not commercially available.
Swing Low, Sweet Chariot Coloma Convent Girls' School
Music: Traditional Conductor: Hilary Meyer Accompanist: Gillian Hope.
Voice of An Angel St Patrick's Primary School
Tune: Andante Music: Liam Lawton Arranger & Conductor: Ursula Cullen. Accompanist Trevor Burnside.
Wade In The Water Heath Mount
Music: Traditional Conductor: Andrew O’Brien. Accompanist: Max Prasad.
Hear My Prayer Joe McElderry
Adapted from Nessun Dorma, available on Joe McElderry Classic Album, © Universal Classics and Jazz, a division of Universal Music Operations Limited.
Didn’t My Lord Deliver Daniel St George's College
Arranger: Paul Hart Conductor: Tansy Castledine. Accompanist Andrew Barton.
O Be Joyful In The Lord All Ye Lands Godolphin
Music: Derek Bourgeois Opus 142 Conductor: Olivia Sparkhall Accompanist: Tom Young.
Curo Llaw (Clap Yo’ Hands) Ysgol Y Strade
Music: George Gershwin Words: Ira Gershwin Arranger: Pete King Conductor: Christopher Davies Accompanist: Catrin Hughes.
Factsheet 29th April 2012
School Choir of the Year Final:
Russell Watson, Suzi Digby and David Grant choose the very best Junior and Senior School Choirs in this 10th Songs of Praise School Choir competition introduced by Aled Jones from The Lowry
Heath Mount School - Hertfordshire
St Patrick’s Primary School - Derry
Coloma Convent Girls’ School – Croydon
St George’s College - Weybridge
The Godolphin School – Salisbury
Ysgol Y Strade - Llanelli
Former pop singer and vocal coach to the stars David Grant, the self-styled people’s tenor Russell Watson and conductor, musician, choir master, teacher and performer Suzi Digby.
This year’s competition was held at The Lowry Theatre, Salford.
The Lowry, Pier 8, Salford Quays, M50 3AZ
- Aled Jones
- Matthew Napier
- Series Editor
- David Taviner
- Executive Producer
- Tommy Nagra
- Russell Watson
- Suzi Digby
- David Grant