Into the Light (The Sixteen)

Artist: 

The Sixteen
Harry Christophers, conductor
Kaori Muraji, guitar
Grace Davidson, soprano

Cover: 

Into the Light cover

Date Recorded: 
2007
Label: 
Decca

Into the light - The Sixteen

Villa-Lobos: Preludes; Bachianas Brasileiras #5

Music by  De Anchieta, Pachelbel, Victoria, Fernandes, Tarrega, Castelnuovo-Tedesco, Tallis, Llobet, Borodin

This is an amazing CD.   Bob Chilcott's arrangements show new aspects of some very well-known pieces, including the guitar preludes (with surprising vocal parts in the 3rd and 5th preludes) and BB#5.  Check out the sound samples at YourMusic.com.

Category: 
Bachianas Brasileiras
Choral Music
Guitar
Reviews: 

Stephen Eddins review, All Music Guide

Dominy Clements' review at MusicWeb International: "Purists may resist such mucking about, but these arrangements work surprisingly well..."

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