MAJESTIC TWO LEGENDS, ONE NIGHT
May 9, 2015
The Cultural Center of the Philippines
DATE/ TIME/ VENUE:
May 9, 2015 at 8:00PM
Tanghalang Nicanor Abelardo (CCP Main Theater)
Acclaimed for their life-affirming virtuosity and irresistible charm, double Grammy Award-winning The King’s Singers are synonymous with the best in vocal ensemble performance and appeals to a vast international audience. They are one of two vocal artists who are chosen for the Gramophone Hall of Fame for their unique discography of 150 albums.
Our very own internationally-acclaimed vocal ensemble, the Philippine Madrigal Singers will join them for this rare, one-night only show of world-class vocal ensemble music.
ABOUT THE KING'S SINGERS:
David Hurley, countertenor
Timothy Wayne-Wright, countertenor
Julian Gregory, tenor
Christopher Bruerton, baritone
Christopher Gabbitas, baritone
Jonathan Howard, bass
Acclaimed worldwide for their life-affirming virtuosity and irresistible charisma, The King’s Singers are in global demand. Their work – synonymous with the very best in vocal ensemble performance – appeals to a vast international audience. They perform over 120 concerts each year, touring regularly to Europe, the United States, Asia and Australasia.
Famed for their musical excellence, The King’s Singers are also consummate entertainers – a class act with a delightfully British sense of humour. Their generosity of spirit and magical ability to move audiences have remained constant since the group’s foundation in 1968.
The King’s Singers have premiered over 200 works, including landmark pieces by Luciano Berio, György Ligeti, James MacMillan, Krzysztof Penderecki, Toru Takemitsu, John Tavener and Eric Whitacre. They have also commissioned thrilling arrangements of everything from jazz standards to pop chart hits and encouraged young composers to write thrilling new scores. No other group has made a greater contribution to vocal ensemble singing.
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May 9, 2015
- 8:00 pm - TANGHALANG NICANOR ABELARDO (Main Theater)