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National Youth Choir of Great Britain and National Youth Boys' Choir of Great BritainClassical Music
Brave New Worlds
Two NYCGB ensembles – the flagship National Youth Choir of Great Britain, and the National Youth Boys’ Choir – make their first-ever joint appearance for a dazzling performance that’s all about discovery, from musical notation to the New World, and from the microscope to the Milky Way.
The concert includes an Advance Premiere of Jessica Curry’s new piece ‘She Who’ commissioned by NYCGB with the generous support of PRS Foundation and selected for the New Music Biennial 2019.
Programme (to include):
- Jessica Curry – She Who (Advance Premiere*)
- Anna Meredith – Nothing To Be written
- Jaakko Mäntyjärvi – Announcements
- Guillaume de Machaut – Sanctus, Benedictus and Agnus Dei from ‘Messe de Notre Dame’
- R. Murray Shafer – Sun
- Hidalgo / Marquez arr. Guthrie – Sal:VEH
- Ben Parry – Science Song
- Nigel Hess – The Microbe
- Elspeth Brooke – Cavendish’s Atomes
- Christopher Fox – A Great Tree
Includes Guest Choir Inspired Voices
Running time: Act 1: 45 mins, Interval: 15 mins, Act 2: 1 hour 5 mins
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