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National Youth Choir of Great Britain and National Youth Boys’ Choir of Great Britain
Monday 15th April 2019
Royal Concert Hall
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 programme that’s all about discovery, from musical notation to the New World, and from the microscope to the Milky Way. Programme (to include): • Jessica Curry – She who Advance Premiere* • Anna Meredith – Nothing to be written • Jaakko Mäntyjärvi – Announcements • Guillaume de Machaut – Kyrie and Sanctus 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 • Plus performances by Inspired Voices * Jessica Curry’s ‘She who’ is commissioned by the NYCGB New Music Programme, generously funded by PRS for Music Foundation.