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James McCarthy: Codebreaker; Will Todd: Ode to a Nightingale - Julia Doyle (soprano); Hertfordshire Chorus (choir, chorus); BBC Concert Orchestra; David Temple (conductor)
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  1. Codebreaker, for soprano, chorus & orchestra
  2. Ode to a Nightingale, choral symphony No. 4
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The two choral works on this double album are not exactly similar in style. Although they fall broadly into the neo-tonal, contemporary British choral school, they are quite different in effect and in the harmonic-melodic spheres they inhabit. And this is exactly what makes the combination work. Both works set texts that might be expected to be occupied by other forces, yet both rely on the strength and familiarity of the British choral tradition to get their points across. James McCarthy's Codebreaker is operatic in nature ...

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James McCarthy: Codebreaker; Will Todd: Ode to a Nightingale 2017, Signum Classics

UPC: 635212049525

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