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Fascinating Aida, Patrick Hawes

Actress and singer Dillie Keane joins Aled Jones to discuss her work with Fascinating Aida. Composer Patrick Hawes also discusses his work Lazarus Requiem, in Latin and English.

Dillie Keane joins Aled Jones on The Choir, to take a tour of the witty world of Fascinating Aida, with a number of catchy numbers from Goodbye Old Friends, to My Parents. Composer Patrick Hawes also joins Aled, to discuss his work the Lazarus Requiem, a mixture of Latin and English words providing an account of the raising of Lazarus.

1 hour, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Patrick Thomas Hawes

    Song of Songs from Song of Songs

    Conductor: Patrick Hawes Performer: Conventus, Elin Manahan Thomas (soprano), English Chamber Orchestra

    • Signum.
    • SIGCD-162.
  • Thomas Weelkes

    Gloria in excelsis Deo

    Conductor: David Skinner Performer: Sidney Sussex College Cambridge Choir

    • Obsidian.
    • CD-708.
  • Dillie Keane

    My Parents

    Performer: Fascinating Aida

    • First Night Records.
    • CD-27B.
  • Dillie Keane

    Cheap Flights

    Performer: Fascinating Aida

    • First Night Records.
    • CD-27B.
  • Dillie Keane

    Goodbye Old Friends

    Performer: Fascinating Aida

    • First Night Records.
    • CASTCD-89.
  • Dillie Keane

    One More Campaign

    Performer: Fascinating Aida, Lara A King (percussion), Sarah Harrison (ukelele), Sarah Travis (piano)

    • First Night Records.
    • SCENECD-25.
  • Frederick Delius

    Songs of farewell

    Conductor: Richard Hickox Performer: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, Bournemouth Symphony Chorus, Southern Voices, Waynflete Singers

    • CHANDOS.
    • CHAN-9214.
  • Patrick Thomas Hawes

    The Carriageway from The Vauday Part Songs

    Conductor: Patrick Hawes Performer: Conventus

    • Signum.
    • SIGCD-162.
  • Patrick Thomas Hawes

    Requiem Aeternam - Tableau 2 from Lazarus Requiem

    Conductor: Patrick Hawes Performer: Thomas Walker (tenor), Exeter Cathedram Choir, Exeter Philharmonic Choir, Royal Scottish National Orchestra

    • Signum.
    • CD-282.
  • George Frideric Handel

    My heart is inditing

    Conductor: Stephen Cleobury Performer: Academy of Ancient Music, King's College Cambridge Choir

    • EMI.
    • 557-140-2.
  • Patrick Thomas Hawes

    Lux Aeterna from Lazarus Requiem

    Conductor: Patrick Hawes Performer: Elin Manahan Thomas (soprano), Rachael Lloyd (mezzo-soprano), Thomas Walker (tenor), Exeter Cathedram Choir, Exeter Philharmonic Choir, Royal Scottish National Orchestra

    • Signum.
    • CD-282.

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