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A Fresh Voice

Choral music by
Bob Chilcott -
heard by
ANDREW SCHARTMANN

'... Chilcott's disc is worthy of attention.'

The Seeds of Stars - choral music by Bob Chilcott. © 2012 Signum Records Ltd

NFM's disc, entitled The Seeds of Stars, comprises a selection of choral music by British composer Bob Chilcott. Including both arrangements and original compositions, the sampling of works spans the past thirteen years of the composer's life and offers a broad assortment of styles, all of which are readily accessible. That is not to say, however, that his music is tired and commonplace. One cannot deny that some of Chilcott's work sounds derivative, but at his best, the composer produces a familiar sound with a fresh voice...

Copyright © 16 December 2013 Andrew Schartmann,
Connecticut USA

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THE SEEDS OF STARS

SIGNUM CLASSICS

CHORAL MUSIC

UNITED KINGDOM

POLAND

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