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BBC Singers performing under David Hill. Britten: Choral Dances (Gloriana). Bingham: The Spirit of Truth. Whyte: Christe qui lux es et dies. And music by Maconchy, Rootham, Mathias.

Presented by Martin Handley.

As part of the 2009 North Wales International Music Festival, the BBC Singers conclude their concert performed in the surroundings of St Asaph Cathedral in Denbighshire. The programme features a piece by William Mathias, the founder of the festival.

BBC Singers
David Hill (conductor)

Britten: Choral Dances (Gloriana)
Judith Bingham: The Spirit of Truth
Whyte: Christe qui lux es et dies
Maconchy: Nocturnal
Rootham: Daybreak at Sea
Matthias: A Royal Garland.

Completing tonight's programme is one more look at our theme for the week - commissions from the Three Choirs Festival.

Richard Rodney Bennett: "Spell of creation" from Spells
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Directed by Neville Marriner
CONTINUUM CCD1030 Tr 14

1 hour, 5 minutes

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Fri 25 Sep 2009 20:10

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