Birds of Paradise
Choirs of Churchill College and Murray Edwards College, Cambridge
Conductor - Ewan Campbell
Tonight's bird-themed programme will feature short read texts interwoven with music. Performances of Ravel Trois oiseaux du paradis, Stanford Blue Bird, Gibbons Dainty Fine Bird, McCartney Blackbird, Messiaen La Merle Noir, Clément Janequin Le chant des oiseaux and Elgar Owls will be interspersed with
texts such as Maya Angelou Caged Bird and extracts from Ted Hughes Crow.
This concert is part of the Brandenburg Choral Festival of London 2019 Spring Series.