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National Youth Chamber Choir

Twenty Somethings

Venue: Cadogan Hall

Repertoire

Monteverdi
O primavera, gioventú de l’anno; Rimanti in pace
Ramsey
Sleep, fleshly birth
Weelkes
As Vesta was from Latmos Hill
Purcell
Hear my prayer, O Lord
Vaughan Williams
No longer mourn for me
Britten
Hymn to the Virgin
Campbell
Ave Maria
Leighton
God’s grandeur
Owain Park
Shakespeare love songs
David Hamilton
Caliban’s song
Swingle
It was a lover
Trad. American
Shenandoah
Trad. Hawaiian
Sanoe
Trad. Irish
Star of the County Down
Sting
Fields of gold
Billy Joel
Lullaby
Webster/Harris
Spider-Man

Performers

Ben Parry
director

How great were the ‘great composers’ in their twenties, and to what extent had their talents found what we now recognise as their distinctive voices? This concert features a range of music by twenty- somethings past and present, performed by the outstanding twenty-somethings of the National Youth Chamber Choir of Great Britain.

5.30pm-6.30pm: Public Masterclass
Peter Phillips leads the NYCC in a masterclass offering a unique insight into matters of performance practice as well as an opportunity to learn more about the repertoire itself.

Part of Choral at Cadogan 2017-18.

Part of Choral at Cadogan 2017-18

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