Paul has shared the stage and toured with the best: BB King, Bob Dylan, Norah Jones, Crowded House, Taj Mahal, Keb Mo, Tuck and Patti …… Choirs choose their own repertoire.12 minutes maximum performance time.
and for him, a new experience working with the Mid Canterbury Choir! The commentator will rehearse a massed choir item (detail to be supplied).
It was Gjeilo’s Ubi Caritas which first led Hamilton Civic Choir to be discovered by DCINY, and Carpenter says that it was the allure of the Nordic treatment of tonality that inspired him to conceive this repertoire.
Bring your own food and drink to picnic on the lawn whilst listening to memorable songs sung by Opera North Chorus and Soloists.And where better to perform than in Te Awamutu and Cambridge, where the choir’s New York tour was first announced.For this concert, MD Timothy Carpenter draws his inspiration from Fenno-Scandinavian composers such as Carl Neilsen, Jaakko Mäntyjärvi and Ola Gjeilo.Come along and be part of workshops, a massed choir rehearsal and the Saturday night Gala concert.
You do not have to be a member of a choir nor live on the Coast to come to the Festival. WORKSHOPS: • A full timetable will be sent to each registrant outlining in more detail what the workshops will involve.
Hang out with other singers, young and old, make new connections and sing together in the most beautiful part of the Wellington region!