MIGRATIONS at Welsh National Opera
“Sometimes a musician doesn’t know when he’s got a hit on his hands” London Jazz News on Mass in Blue
This SATB setting (including some divisi in all parts) of the beautiful Tantum Ergo text featured on the Passion Music album.
Written in memory of the composer’s mother, Will Todd’s Songs of Peace is a six-movement work about love and loss. Two of the movements are scored for upper voices.
As many of you know, I like to begin each day with 'free improvisation' and I've been thinking how I might share this with the wider world. So we've released an album called Playing Free which is now available to stream and download. For the recording there was no...
“Migrations pulses with life”
**** The Times
“thought-provoking and profoundly moving”
**** The Stage
“Go and be captivated”
**** The Observer
“Ambitious and timely”
*** The Guardian
BBC Radio 3 hears from composer Will Todd and some of the 6 librettists, among them Sir David Pountney, Eric Ngalle Charles, Shreya Sen-Handley and Miles Chambers discussing WNOs new opera Migrations
Watch Will Todd’s extraordinary Symphony of Letters, a musical font with every letter of the alphabet visually realised in the written score.