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Ken Burton Exploring Gospel Music

The Choir, Choral Figures Episode 3 of 6

Duration:
1 hour, 30 minutes
First broadcast:
Sunday 17 February 2013

The third in a series of programmes presented by leading figures in the choral world. Today, choral conductor and composer Ken Burton presents his pick of Gospel choral music, including non-gospel background choirs performing this genre to its use in classical works such as Tippett's A Child of Our Time.

Music Played

12 items
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
  • Image for Gary Hines
    00:01

    Gary Hines Better Watch Your Behaviour

    Performers: The Sounds of Blackness Orchestra, The Sounds of Blackness, Spirit V Conductor: Gary Hines

  • Image for Trad. Spiritual
    00:04

    Trad. Spiritual Shout All Over Gods Heaven

    Performers: Fisk University Jubilee Singers

  • Image for Bazil Meade
    00:10

    Bazil Meade He is Worthy

    Performers: London Community Gospel Choir

  • Image for Richard Smallwood
    00:20

    Richard Smallwood Total Praise

    Performers: Total Praise, Vision Conductor: Richard Smallwood

  • Image for Ken Burton Trad. Arr
    00:25

    Ken Burton Trad. Arr Everytime I Feel The Spirit

    Performers: Guildhall Strings, Adventist Vocal Ensemble Conductor: Ken Burton

  • Image for Ken Burton
    00:29

    Ken Burton Let The Sound of Freedom

    Performers: Choir of St Johns College, Cambridge, London Adventist Chorale Conductor: Ken Burton Conductor: Andrew Nestingha

  • Image for Ken Burton
    00:31

    Ken Burton Rise

    Performers: Choir of St Johns College, Cambridge, London Adventist Chorale Conductor: Ken Burton Conductor: Andrew Nestingha

  • Image for Ken Burton
    00:38

    Ken Burton My Afflications

    Performers: Choir of St Johns College, Cambridge, London Adventist Chorale Conductor: Ken Burton Conductor: Andrew Nestingha

  • Image for Henry van Dyke & Ludwig van Beethoven
    00:46

    Henry van Dyke & Ludwig van Beethoven Joyful Joyful

    Performers: ACM Gospel Choir, Studio Orchestra Director: Mark De-Lisser

  • Image for Mary Mary
    00:50

    Mary Mary I Just Cant Give Up Now

    Performers: ACM Gospel Choir, Studio Orchestra Director: Mark De-Lisser

  • Image for Sir Michael Tippett
    00:58

    Sir Michael Tippett A Child of Our Time - Part 3

    Performers: London Symphony Orchestra London Symphony Chorus, Cynthia Haymon (Soprano), Cynthia Clarey (Alto), Damon Evans (Tenor), Willard White (Bass) Conductor: Richard Hickox

  • Image for Kibble Handel, arr.Warren, O Jackson
    01:24

    Kibble Handel, arr.Warren, O Jackson Hallelujah

    Performers: Choir: Vanessa Bell Armstrong, Patti Austin, Bernie K., Daryl Coley, Andrae Crouch, Sandra Crouch, Clifton Davis, Charles Dutton, Kim Fields, Larnelle Harris, Edwin Hawkins, Tramaine Hawkins, Linda Hopkins, Al Jarreau, Chaka Khan, Gladys Knight, Lizz Lee, Dawn Lewis, Babbie Mason, Johnny Mathis, Marilyn McCoo, Stephanie Mills, Jeffrey Osborne, David Pack, Phylicia Rashad, Joe Sample, Richard Smallwood, Sounds of Blackness, Take 6, Darryl Tookes, Mervyn Warren, Thomas Whitfield, Vanessa Williams, Chris Willis, Mike E. Backing Vocals: Kim Fleming, Angela Wright, Gayle Mayes, Donna McElroy, Chris Willis, Mervyn Warren, Bob Bailey, Daryl Coley Conductor: Quincy Jones

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