World premiere 2014

Song Cycle Yorkshire Tour de France Grand Depart Chapter House Choir

Song Cycle Yorkshire Tour de France Grand Depart Chapter House Choir

Alexander L’Estrange
Song Cycle: vive la vélorution!

28 JUNE SATURDAY 7.30pm
York Minster
Tickets: £15, £14, £10, £8, £6 (concessions for children)

To celebrate Le Grand Départ the York-based Chapter House Choir has commissioned the hugely popular choral composer Alexander L’Estrange to create a new cyclng-themed work for a massed choir of up to 400 voices.
Song Cycle: vive la vélorution! will be premièred as part of the Yorkshire-wide cultural festival for the Tour de France 2014.

Directors: Stephen Williams and Alexander L’Estrange
Tickets from York Minster Box Office: www.yorkminster.org or call: 01904 557208
Song Cycle is a joint venture with York Minster

Song Cycle world premiere is sponsored by John Lewis

Song Cycle world premiere is sponsored by John Lewis

Song Cycle world premiere is sponsored by John Lewis

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The new CD of SONG CYCLE: vive la vélorution! by Alexander L'Estrange

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SONG CYCLE: vive la vélorution!
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World Premiere

The World Premiere of Song Cycle: vive la vélorution! by Alexander L'Estrange took place in York Minster on 28 June 2014 with over 400 singers from across Yorkshire and featuring the composer's band, The Call Me Al Quintet. It is the third in a highly popular series by L'Estrange of choral works with jazz quintet, following in the footsteps of Zimbe! Come sing the songs of Africa! (2008) and Ahoy! Sing for the Mary Rose (2013).

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Ahoy! Sing for the Mary Rose by Alexander L'Estrange

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Zimbe! Come sing the songs of Africa! by Alexander L'Estrange

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