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NYCOS National Boys Choir blue shirt is for boys in the National Boys Choir section only. Boys in the Training Choir should bring a white shirt and boys in the Changing Voice Choir should bring a black shirt.
This item is only available for collection at the residential course registration.
When ordering please refer to the size chart below and enter the age/size required in the 'special instutions' box.
In this centenary year of the end of the First World War, experience Ken Johnston and Jim Maxwell’s powerful cantata All Those Men Who Marched Away.
The suite of six songs tells the tales of the troops from their early optimism and hopes of being home for Christmas to the remembrance of the fallen soldiers.
This recording features: NYCOS National Boys Choir, Christopher Bell (conductor), Stuart Hope (piano) & Jamie MacDougall (narrator).
Tracklist (includes versions of each track with and without narration)
NYCOS National Boys Choir tie is for boys in the following sections only:
This item is only available to NYCOS choir member for collection at the residential course registration.
The partnership of great melody and strong words makes songs very memorable, and the idea of learning and absorbing important aspects of history through song is a powerful one.
In this short cantata, I Landed with Seven Men, five Scots songs associated with Bonnie Prince Charlie and the Jacobite rebellion are placed in their historical context with short narrations.
These well known songs can be performed in any combination in their own right, with new arrangements by Ken Johnston, or performed as a whole with narration to make a 20-minute concert piece.
Johnnie Cope is a brand new setting, and the other four pieces use the recognised traditional tunes.
Arranged for unison voices with optional 2nd part. Piano part not included.
An accompaniment CD is available separately from NYCoS. An orchestrated version is available to hire.
Arranged for unison voices with optional 2nd part and piano. A CD of the accompaniment is included.