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BBC Music Magazine Choral and Song Choice, A Purcell Collection, Catherine Backhouse Primarily A Cappella Singers: Voces8, Terms of Use The ensemble is a Decca Classics artist and has released acclaimed recordings that have been at the top of the classical charts. They have performed at venues such as the Wigmore Hall, Royal Festival Hall, Royal Albert Hall, Bridgewater Hall Manchester, Elbphilharmonie Hamburg, Cité de la Musique Paris, Vienna Konzerthaus, Tokyo Opera City, National Concert Hall Taipei, National Centre for the Performing Arts Beijing, Shanghai Concert Hall, Tel Aviv Opera House and Mariinsky Theatre Concert Hall. 5th June 2020 . Charles MacDougall (2007-2012) VOCES8 is passionate about music education and is the flagship ensemble of the music charity the VOCES8 Foundation.

Oliver Vincent | F Paul Smith (one of the founding members) said, "We needed a name to go on stage and there were eight of us and we were in Italy. Biographies of Performers: Robert Smith | Privacy Policy Sign in or Registerif (require.s.contexts._.config.paths['idcta']) {require(['idcta/idcta-1'], function(idcta) {if (idcta && typeof idcta.addUserOrigin === 'function') {idcta.addUserOrigin('id4-cta-f1409263-97b8-4879-a57c-187f8e9b3e5d');}});}, https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/960x540/p03mpd7z.jpg, https://musicbrainz.org/artist/2a264f51-0a83-4972-858d-a4825ff02ad9, Proms 2019: Proms at … Cadogan Hall 1: VOCES8, https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/208x117/p0739zd8.jpg, Attribution-ShareAlike Creative Commons License. Euan Williamson, Rob Clark Bach: Motets (BWV 225-230) (2010); "Aces High" (2010); "Evensong" (2008); "From Gibbons to Gershwin" (2007), "Blessings" (2006); and "Snowed In" (2006). Artistic collaborators have included the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Philharmonia Orchestra, London Philharmonic Orchestra, period ensembles Florilegium, Les Inventions, L'Arpeggiata and La Folia Barockorchester, and violinist/artistic director Hugo Ticciati, and cellist Matthew Sharp. As official Ambassadors for Edition Peters, the ensemble has published a collection of Songbooks and educational material including the Voces8 Method.

| N Voces8 is very grateful for support from Arts Council England, the Merchant Taylors' Company, the Worshipful Company of Plaisterers, Holman Fenwick Willan and T.M.Lewin. They bring a new dimension to the word 'ensemble' with meticulous timing and tuning." Developed by Paul Smith, Co-Founder of Voces8, this unique teaching tool is available in four languages and adopts music to enhance development in numeracy, literacy and linguistics. Voces8 is the flagship ensemble of Voces Cantabiles Music, a music foundation based in South East England. | Missing Biographies The VOCES8 Foundation works to inspire people through music and is one of the leading vocal music education charities in the world. Educational efforts are run by the Voces8 Foundation. Blake Morgan Voces8 performs widely in the UK, Europe and the USA. First achieving success in 2005 at the 44th International Choral Grand Prix in Gorizia, Italy, Voces8 won first prize for best jazz performance and the audience vote for best performance.


Voces8 is passionate about music education and is the flagship ensemble of the music charity VCM Foundation. Voces8 has entertained audiences across Europe and the UK. | Acronyms | M Highlights of the 2014-2015 season included performances at Bozar Brussels, Lund Festival, Berliner Dom, Hamburg Laeiszhalle, Canterbury Festival, 3 Choirs Festival, Moscow International House of Music, the ACDA National Convention in Salt Lake City, return visits to Tokyo Opera City, Wigmore Hall, Mariinsky Theatre Concert Hall, La Folle Journée France, and a debut tour of Canada. II. We wanted something that feels like voices but had that Latin vibe to it, so we went with voces."

Toursa in 2009 included the USA, Kenya, China, France, Germany, Spain and Italy. Andrea Haines | S These scholarships are linked to the annual Milton Abbey Summer School at which amateur singers of all ages are invited to work and perform with VOCES8. Other ensembles in this organisation include Voces Cantabiles, an award-winning chamber choir. VOCES8 was formed in 2005 and devised its name on the spur of the moment en route to a competition in Italy. Elemental.

6th March 2020. Voces8 has premiered commissions from Roxanna Panufnik, Alexander Levine, Alec Roth, Ben Parry, Ola Gjeilo, Philip Stopford and Thomas Hewitt Jones. Christopher Wardle, Robin Bailey First achieving success in 2005 at the 44th International Choral Grand Prix in Gorizia, Italy, Voces8 won first prize for best jazz performance and the audience vote for best performance. The group won first prize in both the sacred and secular categories and was awarded the highest number of points in the … Jonathan Pacey The ensemble welcomed one of the most celebrated contemporary composers, Jonathan Dove, as Composer in Residence for two seasons from September 2017. By 2020, one of the countertenors had been replaced by a female alto.

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"The singing of VOCES8 is impeccable in its quality of tone and balance. The singers took on professional status in 2007. In October 2006, Voces8 took part in the 38 th International Choral Contest in Tolosa, Spain.
"The slickest of the lot... fans of a cappella ought to hear this." Dingle Yandell, Source: Primarily A Cappella Singers Website; Voces8 page on Facebook; VOCES8 Website; Wikipedia Website (November 2017); Photos: Andy Staples

VOCES8. Voces8, styled VOCES8, is an a cappella octet from the United Kingdom. | K

Voces8 (Wikipedia) As well as a commission planned for 2019 (Jonathan's 60th birthday year), the associateship will provide mentoring opportunities to emerging composers linked with the group's education programme.

| Z When not on the concert platform, Voces8 spends much of its time leading workshops and master-classes around the world.

The group won first prize in both the sacred and secular categories and was awarded the highest number of points in the overall competition. | B