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Polyfollia Vocal Showcase

Aled Jones introduces a selection of up-and-coming vocal talent, gathered for a unique showcase in the Normandy town of Saint-Lo for the 2010 Polyfollia Choral Showcase 2010.

Every two years a selection of the world's most exciting new vocal groups gathers in the Normandy town of Saint-Lo for the 'Polyfollia' showcase. Aled Jones introduces the best of the talent from this year's event, including an ensemble of former choristers from Bach's church of St Thomas in Leipzig, close harmony from Australia, and a French group uniting the worlds of hip-hop and a cappella.

1 hour, 30 minutes

Last on

Boxing Day 2010 18:30

Music Played

  • [traditional]

    Noël Nouvelet Arr. Gregor Meyer

    Performer: Calmus Ensemble Leipzig

    • CARUS 83.432.
  • Andrew Piper

    Dear John

    Performer: Idea of North, James Morrison (horn)

    • ABC 2735660.
  • Beatríz Corona

    Corazón Coraza

    Performer: Estudio Coral Meridies, Virginia Bono (conductor)

    • ENL CD.
  • Alberto Grau

    Kasar mie la gaji

    Performer: Estudio Coral Meridies, Virginia Bono (conductor)

    • ENL CD.
  • Anon.

    Vitézek, mi lebet

    Performer: Corvina Consort

    • HARMONIA HCD307.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Trotz dem alten Drachen (from 'Jesu Meine Freude')

    Performer: Calmus Ensemble

    • Private recording.
  • John Newton

    Amazing Grace Arr. Hyowon Woo

    Performer: Hyesook Paick (soprano), Incheon City Chorale, Hakwon Yoon (conductor

    • Private recording.
  • [traditional]

    Gaesmena Ausa Arr. Rupaine

    Performer: Balsis, Ints Teterovskis (conductor)

    • Private recording.
  • Average White Band

    Arr. Jim Clements

    Performer: Cloudy

    • VOCES8.
  • Ommm

    Chui pas une fille

    Performer: Ommm

  • Ommm

    Slowly

    Performer: Ommm

    • Promotional CD.
  • Hyowon Woo

    Me-Na-Ri

    Performer: Incheon City Chorale, Hak Won Yoon (conductor)

    • Promotional CD.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Wither's Rocking Hymn Arr. Andrew Lumsden

    Performer: Winchester Cathedral Choir, Andrew Lumsden (conductor)

    • REGENT REGCD350.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Christmas Oratorio Arr. Bill Dobbins

    Performer: King’s Singers, WDR Big Band, Bill Dobbins (conductor)

    • SIGNUM SIGCD215.

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