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Sing for Life in Wales

Aled Jones looks at a project to launch fifteen new choirs across Wales with the aim of bringing together people affected by cancer.

1 hour, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Peter Maxwell Davies

    Lullabye for Lucy

    Performer: Glasgow University Chapel Choir, James Grossmith (director)

    • Bute.
    • 001.
  • Ola Gjeilo

    Prelude

    Performer: Phoenix Chorale, Charles Bruffy (director)

    • Chandos.
    • CHSA--5100.
  • Ola Gjeilo

    Northern Lights

    Performer: Phoenix Chorale, Charles Bruffy (director)

    • Chandos.
    • CHSA--5100.
  • Sing for Life in Wales

    Interview with singers in the Pontypridd Sing for Life choir Angela Davies and Wayne Meats and Nathan Bishop from Tenovus, and recordings from one of their rehearsals

  • Barrington Pheloung

    Benedictus (theme from Inspector Morse), arranged by Edward Higginbottom

    Conductor: Edward Higginbottom Performer: Choir Of New College, Oxford

    • Decca.
    • 2758053.
  • Kerry Andrew

    Rhymes and Charms for Fly-Away Things (extract) 2. Magpie, Crow & Dove

    Conductor: John Powell Performer: John Powell Singers, Christopher Cromar (piano)

    • BBC recording.
  • Peter Maxwell Davies

    Solstice of Light

    Performer: Austin Gunn (tenor), Glasgow University Chapel Choir, James GROSSMITH (director), Kevin Bowyer (organ)

    • Bute.
    • 001.

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