Tyalgum Press are delighted to announce the addition of three new Will Todd works to the catalogue.
Whisper Him My Name
Commissioned for Harry Christophers and The Sixteen by the Genesis Foundation to celebrate the 60th birthday of its founder and chairman, John Studzinski CBE in 2016. Scored for SSAATTBB and based on an existing prayer of Saint Joseph, Ben Dunwell’s beautifully crafted words are set in three sections. They may be sung separately or as a set of three lasting 7 minutes, and any or all may be introduced or followed by the final ‘plainsong’ section.
Lights, Stories, Noise, Dreams, Love and Noodles
Scored for SATB, Mixed children’s choirs, piano, bass, drums and percussion, this 25 minute cantata is
a collaboration between composer Will Todd and one of the UK’s most celebrated children’s authors Michael Rosen. Commissioned by The Bach Choir, this work was premiered at Westminster Central Methodist Hall on 17 June 2016 and conducted by David Hill.
“Echoes, memories, pictures and sounds of a city: and the words and music that spring from it all.” Michael Rosen
Blessed Are The Peacemakers
Scored for SATB & piano this 3 minute anthem was commissioned by Enid Merrit to celebrate the musical career of Paul Merrit and was premiered in Canada at First-St Andrew’s United Church, London, Ontario in June 2016.