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Chilcott: The Angry Planet

A performance of Bob Chilcott's 2012 'environmental cantata' The Angry Planet, exploring the ecological impact of mankind's activities upon the natural world.

A new recording of Bob Chilcott's 2012 'Environmental Cantata'. Charles Bennett's specially-written words are set in the forest at night, and deal with the heart-breaking ecological impact of mankind's activities upon the natural world. Bob Chilcott's music brings together huge choral resources, with five choirs - professional and amateur: nearly 300 singers, and an age-range of performers from young to old.

Emma Tring (soprano)
BBC Singers
The Bach Choir
London Youth Choir
Finchley Children's Music Group
The Young Singers

David Hill (conductor).

1 hour

Last on

Sun 21 Jun 2015 23:30

Music Played

  • Bob Chilcott

    The Angry Planet

    Choir: BBC Singers.
  • Bob Chilcott

    Weather Report

    Singer: Margaret Cameron. Singer: Helen Neeves. Singer: Andrew Rupp. Choir: BBC Singers. Singer: Stephen Jeffes. Conductor: Bob Chilcott.

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