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BBC Music Day

Sara Mohr-Pietsch presents a special edition live from Maida Vale Studios, with music from choirs of all ages, including Berkshire Young Voices and Voyage Community Choir.

Sara Mohr-Pietsch presents a special edition of the programme for BBC Music Day, live from Maida Vale Studios, with choral music from choirs of all ages, including Berkshire Young Voices and Voyage Community Choir joining the BBC Symphony Chorus. The concert links generations of singers together and culminates in a premiere of a work by Bob Chilcott.

Presented by Sara Mohr-Pietsch

LIVE from BBC Maida Vale Studios in London

Richard Rodney Bennett: Four Poems of Thomas Campion
[Winter Nights
Never weather-beaten sail
Fire, fire!
The hours of sleepy night]

BBC Symphony Chorus
Stephen Jackson (conductor)

Rutter: For the Beauty of the Earth
Chilcott: Can you Hear Me
Tyson and Scott: Feel Good

Berkshire Young Voices
Elizabeth Croft (conductor)
Andrew McKenna (piano)

Cy Coleman, arr Richard Barnes: Rhythm of Life
Voyage Community Choir
Dorian Edwards conductor

Premiere and Broadcast Premiere of part of a new work which will be fully premiered in 2016:

Bob Chilcott: Setting Sail (from The Voyage)

Berkshire Young Voices
BBC Symphony Chorus
Voyage Community Choir
Gemma Beason (piano)
Stephen Jackson (conductor).

45 minutes

Last on

Fri 5 Jun 2015 19:15

Music Played

  • Richard Rodney Bennett

    Four Poems of Thomas Campion

  • John Rutter

    For the beauty of the earth

  • Bob Chilcott, St Patrick‚Äôs Primary School Choir & Ursula Cullen

    Can you hear me?

  • Tyson and Scott

    Feel Good

  • Cy Coleman (arr: Richard Barnes)

    Rhythm of Life

  • Bob Chilcott

    Setting Sail (from The Voyage) WORLD PREMIERE

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