On Friday 24th February, Nigel Short, director of the award-winning ensemble Tenebrae will direct a choral workshop for adults and young singers aged 14+.
Conductor Nigel Short has built up an enviable reputation for his recording and live performance work with leading orchestras and ensembles across the world. A former member of renowned vocal ensemble The King’s Singers, in 2001 Nigel formed Tenebrae, a virtuosic choir that combines the passion of a cathedral choir with the precision of a chamber ensemble. Under his direction, Tenebrae has collaborated with internationally acclaimed orchestras and instrumentalists and now enjoys a reputation as one of the world’s finest vocal ensembles.
The workshop will take place from 1 – 2.30pm at Kings Road UR Church, 91 Crowstone Road, Westcliff on Sea, SS0 8LH.
Music to be studied:-
Tallis – If ye Love Me
Parry – My Soul there is a Country
Chilcott – The Gift to be Simple
Digital copies of the music will be sent by email on receipt of booking.