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Voices of Hope

Live from Free Thinking Festival at Sage Gateshead, Sara Mohr-Pietsch presents a special edition, with guest choir Voices of Hope performing songs from their debut album.

Live from Free Thinking festival at Sage Gateshead Sara Mohr-Pietsch introduces a special edition of The Choir from Radio 3's Pop Up Studio. Joining her in the foyer to perform a selection of songs from their debut album is Newcastle-based choir "Voices of Hope". Directed by Simon Fidler, Voices of Hope won the biennial UK competition for amateur choirs, "Choir of the Year", in December 2016.

1 hour

Music Played

  • Voices of Hope

    Keel Row

  • Voices of Hope

    Come ye not from Newcastle

  • Will Todd

    Christus est stella

    Choir: Voices of Hope. Conductor: Simon Fidler.
  • Orlando Gibbons

    What is our life?

    Music Arranger: Ralph Allwood. Choir: Rodolfus Choir.
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    • Signum.
    • 10.
  • George Frideric Handel

    I will sing unto the Lord (Israel in Egypt)

    Choir: The Sixteen. Conductor: Harry Christophers.
  • Arvo Pärt

    Nunc dimittis

    Choir: Voices of Hope.
  • Thomas Tomkins

    When David Heard

    Choir: Voices of Hope.
  • Ennio Morricone

    On Earth as it is in Heaven (The Mission)

    Choir: London Voices. Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Ennio Morricone.
    • VIRGIN : CDV240-2.
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    • 1.

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