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Britten: A Ceremony of Carols; Poston: An English Day-Book / NYCoS National Girls Choir

Britten / Poston / Searle / Deazley
Release Date: 10/26/2010 
Label:  Signum U.k.   Catalog #: 228   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Benjamin BrittenElisabeth PostonOliver Iredale SearleStephen Deazley
Performer:  Claire Jones
Conductor:  Christopher Bell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Youth Choir of Scotland Girls Choir
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Another highlight of Scotland's musical life comes from the National Youth Choir of Scotland (NYCoS) National Girls Choir. Joined by Claire Jones, the official harpist to HRH The Prince of Wales, Christopher Bell leads performances of Benjamin Britten's A Ceremony of Carols, An English Day-Book - an exciting rarity by English composer Elizabeth Poston - and two contemporary works by Scottish composer Oliver Iredale Searle and Irish composer Stephen Deazley. Another highlight of Scotland's musical life comes from the National Youth Choir of Scotland (NYCoS) National Girls Choir. Joined by Claire Jones, the official harpist to HRH The Prince of Wales, Christopher Bell leads performances of Benjamin Britten's A Ceremony of Carols, An English Day-Book - an exciting rarity by English composer Elizabeth Poston - and two contemporary works by Scottish composer Oliver Iredale Searle and Irish composer Stephen Deazley. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
A Ceremony of Carols, Op. 28 by Benjamin Britten
Performer:  Claire Jones (Harp)
Conductor:  Christopher Bell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Youth Choir of Scotland Girls Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942; England 
2.
An English Day-Book by Elisabeth Poston
Conductor:  Christopher Bell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Youth Choir of Scotland Girls Choir
3.
On a Summer Night by Oliver Iredale Searle
Conductor:  Christopher Bell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Youth Choir of Scotland Girls Choir
4.
The Ears of Mr. Tuer by Stephen Deazley
Conductor:  Christopher Bell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Youth Choir of Scotland Girls Choir

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