The Llewellyn Choir perform Will Todd’s Lights, Stories, Noise, Dreams, Love and Noodles with the participation of The Gabriel Singers, Canberra Girls Grammar School.
Lights, Stories, Noise, Dreams, Love and Noodles was commissioned by London’s Bach Choir in 2016 as part of their Outreach program. It is a collaboration between composer Will Todd and one of the UK’s most celebrated children’s authors Michael Rosen. It is an energetic tour de force about Todd’s beloved London – the bright lights, the contrast between old and new, the vibrancy and changing landscapes, the romance and cosmopolitan diversity.
Michael Rosen describes this 25 minute cantata as:
“Echoes, memories, pictures and sounds of a city: and the words and music that spring from it all.”
The programme also includes David Brubeck’s To Hope: A Celebration A jazz-inspired setting of the MassMore Info