Alexander Hawkins, Commotio, Matthew Berry & Bob Chilcott - Bob Chilcott: All Good Things
Classical Crossover, Jazz, Choral | WEB FLAC (tracks) & d. booklet | 71:24 min | 373 MB
Label: Naxos | Tracks: 19 | Rls.date: 2017
Bob Chilcott is one of Britain’s most popular and respected composers and his choral music is performed worldwide. He has always embraced a broad stylistic palette and his writing for voice combined with jazz instrumentation gives these works a sense of vitality and energy. Performed by leading jazz soloists and Commotio, the distinguished promoters of contemporary repertoire, this sequence of brilliant villanelles, folk song arrangements and witty settings reveals once again the breadth of Chilcott’s musical imagination.