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The Choir of Royal Holloway at the Presteigne Festival

Aled Jones presents the Choir of Royal Holloway, conducted by Rupert Gough, specially recorded at this year's Presteigne Festival. Featuring contemporary choral works from Britain and Lithuania, plus the world premiere of Magnificat by Joe Duddell.

1 hour, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Robert Kyr

    Freedom Song

    Performers: Conspirare, Craig Hella Johnson (director)

    • Harmonia Mundi HMU807525.
  • Vytautas Miškinis

    Dum medium silentium

    Performers: Choir of Royal Holloway, Rupert Gough (conductor)

    • BBC Recording from the Presteigne Festival, at the Church of St. Mary Magdalene, Leintwardine on 28 August 2011.
  • Gabriel Jackson

    O sacrum convivium

    Performers: Choir of Royal Holloway, Rupert Gough (conductor)

    • BBC Recording from the Presteigne Festival.
  • Michael Tippett

    Five Spirituals: Steal Away, Nobody Knows, Go down, Moses, By and by, Deep River

    Performers: Choir of Royal Holloway, Rupert Gough (conductor). Soloists: Hilary Cronin (soprano on Steal Away), Thomas Cooke (tenor on Steal Away and Nobody Knows), Claudia Carr-Jones (soprano on Nobody Knows and By and By), Samuel Hancock (bass on Go down, Moses), and soloists on Deep River: Flora Nicoll (soprano), Felicity Turner (alto), Anoosheh Dastbaz (tenor), Samuel Hancock (bass)

    • BBC Recording from the Presteigne Festival.
  • Eric Whitacre

    Cloudburst

    Performers: BBC Symphony Chorus, Paul Webster (piano), O Duo: Oliver Cox & Owen Gunnell (percussion), Scott Bywater (percussion), Ben Fullbrook (percussion) conducted by Stephen Jackson

    • BBC Recording.
  • [traditional]

    My God is a Rock arranged by Alice Parker and Robert Shaw

    Performers: Conspirare, Craig Hella Johnson (director)

    • Harmonia Mundi HMU807525.
  • Hildegard von Bingen

    Karitas habundat

    Performers: San Francisco Girls' Chorus, Susan McMane (director)

    • BBC recording from the Let The Peoples Sing 2011 competition semi final.
  • Tomás Luis de Victoria

    Duo seraphim clamabant

    Performers: San Francisco Girls' Chorus, Susan McMane (director)

    • BBC recording from the Let The Peoples Sing 2011 competition semi final.
  • Joe Duddell

    Magnificat & Nunc Dimittis

    Performers: Choir of Royal Holloway, Rupert Gough (conductor), William Baldry (organ)

    • BBC Recording from the Presteigne Festival.
  • Cecilia McDowall

    Ave Maria

    Performers: Choir of Royal Holloway (ladies only), Rupert Gough (conductor)

    • BBC Recording from the Presteigne Festival.
  • Vytautas Miškinis

    Oi, šala, šala (Oh, it's getting cold)

    Performers: Choir of Royal Holloway (ladies only), Rupert Gough (conductor)

    • BBC Recording from the Presteigne Festival.
  • Vytautas Barkauskas

    Commedia dell'arte

    Performers: Choir of Royal Holloway, Rupert Gough (conductor)

    • BBC Recording from the Presteigne Festival.
  • Joseph Phibbs

    Gaudeamus

    Performers: Choir of Royal Holloway (ladies only), Rupert Gough (conductor)

    • BBC Recording from the Presteigne Festival.

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