Scottish Voices

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Graham Hair: Lament for Hagia Sophia, for 8 voices (SSAATTBB) and electro-acoustic sound.

Text (anonymous): The Last Mass in Santa Sophia (circa late 15th century) in medieval Greek.
Singers: Rachel Thomas, Sally Carr, Lynn Bellamy, Ruth Kiang, Liam Bonthrone, Ted Black, Pedro Davoli Ometo and Will Forrest.
Recorded in Glasgow University Memorial Chapel on April 3, 2018.
This recording will appear on our forthcoming CD for the Ravello label.

John Gormley: Spiritus Domini, for 4 women’s voices and harp

 

Text: Medieval liturgical text in English translation.

Performers: Frances Morrison-Allen & Julia Daramy-Williams (sopranos) with Lynn Bellamy & Dorcas Owen (mezzo-sopranos) and Sharron Griffiths (harp).

Recorded in Glasgow University Memorial Chapel on August 13, 2017.

This recording will appear on a forthcoming CD for the Ravello label.

Cornelius Cardew: Piano Pieces

Two piano pieces by British composer Cornelius Cardew (1934-1981)

Recorded by Scottish Voices‘ accompanist  – pianist Kerry Yong — in the  Glasgow Recital Hall on March 31, 2015.

This recording will appear on a forthcoming Scottish Voices CD for the Ravello label.

 

Edward McGuire: Celtic Knotwork for 3 women’s voices

Text: Abstract syllables, invented by the composer.

Performers: Frances Morrison-Allen (soprano) with Taylor Wilson & Dorcas Owen (mezzo-sopranos).

Recorded in Glasgow University Memorial Chapel on August 15, 2014.

This recording will appear on a forthcoming CD for the Ravello label.

Graham Hair: O Venezia, Part 2, for 2 sopranos, 2 mezzo-sopranos and harp.

 

Performers: Sally Carr and Myrna Tennant (sopranos), Laura Smith and Dorcas Owen (mezzo-sopranos) with Sharron Griffiths (harp).

Recorded in the Glasgow Recital Hall on June 5, 2018.

This recording will appear on a forthcoming Scottish Voices CD for the Ravello label.

Margaret McAllister: Wendung, for soprano, mezzo-soprano and piano.

Text: Rainer Maria Rilke (1875–1926) in German.
Performers: Emma Morwood (soprano), Taylor Wilson (mezzo-soprano) and Lauryna Sableviciute (piano).
Recorded in the Glasgow Recital Hall on August 30, 2016.
This recording will appear on a forthcoming Scottish Voices CD for the Ravello label.

Nicky Hind: The Well, for 3 voices and electro-acoustic sound

The text consists of wordless syllables.

Singers: Lucy Anderson & Katrina Nimmo (sopranos) & Dorcas Owen (mezzo-soprano).

Recorded in Glasgow University Memorial Chapel on August 13, 2015.

This recording will appear on our forthcoming CD for the Ravello label.

Hans Gal: Drei Lieder, for soprano, 2 mezzo-sopranos and piano.

Performers: Emma Morwood (soprano), Dorcas Owen and Taylor Wilson (mezzo-sopranos) and Lauryna Sableviciute (piano).

Recorded in the Glasgow Recital Hall on August 30, 2016.

This recording will appear on a forthcoming Scottish Voices CD for the Ravello label.

Graham Hair: Mediterranean Duets, for 2 women’s voices and piano.

 

Performers: Frances Morrison-Allen (soprano) and Dorcas Owen (mezzo-soprano) in Duets 1, 3, 5 and 7

Julia Daramy-Williams (soprano) and Emma Versteeg (mezzo-soprano) in Duets 2, 4, 6 and 8.

With Anne Robertson (piano).

Recorded in the Stirling Tolbooth on August 17, 2017.

This recording will appear on a forthcoming Scottish Voices CD for the Ravello label.