A contemporary music group of 8 professional singers and a reader specialising in choral music of the 20th and 21st centuries, with an emphasis on works by Patrick Larley, founder and director of voice.

 

A recital by voice creates a complete listening experience exploring a particular theme through a colourful blend of music and the spoken word. At the heart of voice’s repertoire is the choral music of Patrick Larley with works also by Benjamin Britten, Aaron Copland, Peter Maxwell Davies, Michael Finnissy, Henryk Mikolaj Gorecki, Paul Hindemith, James MacMillan, Arvo Part, John Tavener and William Walton.

 

Sample programmes performed by voice directed by Patrick Larley
The Light of the World
includes "Light"

an unaccompanied cantata for choir and reader by Patrick Larley; also works by Benjamin Britten, Maxwell Davies, Arvo Part, John Tavener and William Walton

a glasse of blessings
a celebration of life, includes a setting of George Herbert’s The Pulley by Patrick Larley; In the Beginning by Aaron Copland; Cantico del Sole by William Walton

 

voice is available for festivals, concerts, recordings, radio, television and film soundtracks and Patrick Larley will be pleased to discuss any specific enquiries concerning a possible future booking.

For booking information, demo-CD and general enquiries please contact Gianna Williams. gianna@patricklarley.com

Patrick Larley is also director of consort – a versatile instrumental ensemble directed from the harpsichord, The Gallery Players – an early music group performing in costume and Chudleigh’s Cumpanie – chamber choir.