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 Daintie Fine Bird and The Silver Swan, McCartney Blackbird, Messiaen La Merle Noir, and Vaughan Williams The Turtle Dove 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.