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The BBC Singers and Shiva Feshareki

Live at BBC Proms: The BBC Singers and Sofi Jeannin perform the world premiere of Shiva Feshareki's Aetherworld - a new work based on the motet Qui habitat by Josquin des Prez.

Live at BBC Proms: The BBC Singers and Sofi Jeannin perform the world premiere of Shiva Feshareki's Aetherworld - a piece based on the motet Qui habitat by Josquin des Prez.

Live from the Royal Albert Hall, London
Presented by Hannah French

Josquin des Prez: Qui habitat in adiutorio altissimi (a 24)
Thomas Tallis: Loquebantur variis linguis
Ken Burton: Many Are the Wonders
Hildegard von Bingen: O viridissima virga
Clément Janequin: Le chant des oiseaux
Bernard Hughes: Birdchant (BBC commission: world premiere)
Igor Stravinsky: Tres sacrae cantiones – Illumina nos
Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck: Je sens en moy une flamme nouvelle
Nico Muhly: A New Flame (after Sweelinck) (BBC commission: world premiere)
William Byrd: Ave verum corpus
Roderick Williams: Ave verum corpus Re-imagined
Shiva Feshareki: Aetherworld (BBC commission: world premiere)

Shiva Feshareki - turntables/immersive electronics

Liam Byrne – viola da gamba
Stuart King – bass clarinet
Tom Rogerson – synthesizer
Delia Stevens – percussion
Kit Downes - organ

BBC Singers
Sofi Jeannin - conductor

Experimental composer and turntablist Shiva Feshareki joins Sofi Jeannin and the BBC Singers for a choral playlist colliding the Renaissance with the present day. Works by Hildegard of Bingen, Byrd and Josquin are woven into a continuous musical sequence with pieces by Stravinsky, Feshareki, Nico Muhly and Roderick Williams. Old and new, acoustic and electronic, sacred and secular come together in this musical kaleidoscope.

2 hours, 29 minutes

Last on

Thu 19 Aug 2021 19:30

Music Played

  • Josquin des Prez

    Qui habitat in adiutorio altissimi (a 24)

    Ensemble: BBC Singers. Conductor: Sofi Jeannin.
  • Thomas Tallis

    Loquebantur variis linguis

    Ensemble: BBC Singers. Conductor: Sofi Jeannin.
  • Ken Burton

    Many are the Wonders

    Ensemble: BBC Singers. Conductor: Sofi Jeannin.
  • Hildegard von Bingen

    O viridissima virga

    Performer: Shiva Feshareki. Ensemble: BBC Singers. Conductor: Sofi Jeannin.
  • Clément Janequin

    Le chant des oiseaux

    Performer: Shiva Feshareki. Ensemble: BBC Singers. Conductor: Sofi Jeannin.
  • Bernard Hughes

    Birdchant

    Performer: Shiva Feshareki. Ensemble: BBC Singers. Conductor: Sofi Jeannin.
  • Carlo Gesualdo

    Tres sacrae cantiones - Illumina nos

    Music Arranger: Igor Stravinsky. Ensemble: BBC Singers. Conductor: Sofi Jeannin.
  • Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck

    Je sens en moy une flamme nouvelle

    Performer: Shiva Feshareki. Ensemble: BBC Singers. Conductor: Sofi Jeannin.
  • Nico Muhly

    A New Flame (after Sweelinck)

    Performer: Shiva Feshareki. Ensemble: BBC Singers. Conductor: Sofi Jeannin.
  • William Byrd

    Ave verum corpus

    Conductor: Sofi Jeannin. Orchestra: BBC Singers.
  • Roderick Wiliiams

    Ave verum corpus Re-imagined

    Ensemble: BBC Singers. Conductor: Sofi Jeannin.
  • Shiva Feshareki

    Aetherworld: Josquin Mirrored

    Performer: Shiva Feshareki. Ensemble: BBC Singers. Conductor: Sofi Jeannin.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Symphony No 5 in C Minor, Op 67

    Orchestra: Britten Sinfonia. Conductor: Thomas Adès.
    • Beethoven: Symphonies Nos. 4-6 – Barry: Viola Concerto, The Conquest of Ireland.
    • Signum Classics.
    • 201.
  • Gerald Finzi

    Dies Natalis

    Singer: Mark Padmore. Orchestra: Britten Sinfonia. Conductor: Jacqueline Shave.
    • HARMONIA MUNDI.
  • Egberto Gismonti

    Frevo

    Performer: Joanna MacGregor. Music Arranger: Joanna MacGregor. Orchestra: Britten Sinfonia.
    • Joanna MacGregor: Live in Buenos Aires.
    • Warner Classics and Jazz.
    • 11.

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  • Thu 19 Aug 2021 19:30

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