Under the direction of Dr. Dale Webb, Vocalium is going from strength to strength, performing accomplished concerts on tour in both England and Wales.
The chamber choir specialises in music from the 16th and 21st centuries, and will be returning to Wherwell in October as guests of Wherwell Singers.
Vocalium’s recital on Saturday 11th October at Wherwell Church will include:
Sacred pieces by Russian composers working in the first half of the 20th century;
A madrigal for double chorus by Vaughan Williams, which was published for the first time in 2007;
Welsh folks songs by Burtch, Davies and Holst;
A spine tingling settling of the Magnificat by the Estonian composer Arvo Part;
Contemporary pieces from Eric Whitacre, Ola Gjeilo, Gabriel jackson and Rene Clausen;
Tudor sacred music from Byrd, Gibbons, Tallis and Tye.
For a poster including details please see Vocalium October 2014