Voces8 - Enchanted Isle - CD




This new collection by singers Voces8 of pieces inspired by the British Isles casts a contemporary eye on the landscape of rolling hills and green valleys, rugged mountainsides and hidden villages. Decca, 2019. Recorded: 8/6/2018, St. George's, Chesterton, Cambridge.

Voces8: Jonathan Pacey (bass), Christopher Moore (baritone), Katie Jeffries-Harris (alto), Andrea Halsey (soprano), Eleonore Cockerham (soprano), Barnaby Smith (counter-tenor), Samuel Dressel (tenor) & Blake Morgan (tenor), with Eleanor Turner (harp), Abigail Burrows & Gareth McLearnon (flutes), Sibéal (vocals), Eoin Schmidt-Martin (viola), Matthew Sharp (cello), Thomas Gould & Jeremy Isaac (violins)

Trad. arr. Dale - Soay – with Matthew Sharp

Brennan arr. Lawson - Theme from Harry's Game – with Gareth McLearnon

Trad. arr. Pacey - Carrickfergus – with Sibéal

Shore, Ryan & Enya arr. Sheeran - May it be [Lord of the Rings, The]

Barber - Agnus Dei

Djawadi arr. Lawson - The Rains of Castamere

Greenwood, Yorke, Selway & O'Brien (Radiohead) arr. Lawson - Pyramid Song - with Eleanor Turner, Matthew Sharp & Thomas Gould.

Adès arr. Clements - O Albion [Arcadiana: no.6]

Tavener - Song for Athene

Trad. arr. Pacey - The Parting Glass

Trad. arr. Ešenvalds - My Luve is like a Red, Red Rose – with Gareth McLearnon

Runestad - Let My Love Be Heard

Trad. arr. Pacey - Danny Boy

Wintory arr. Lawson - I was born for this – with Eleanor Turner, Abigail Burrows, Thomas Gould & Matthew Sharp

Hession - She walks in beauty

Forrest - The Sun never says – with Matthew Sharp

MacLean arr. Morgan - Caledonia – with Eoin Schmidt-Martin, Matthew Sharp, Thomas Gould & Jeremy Isaac