Decca (UMO) Classics
21 October 2016

Winter

Sparse yet majestic, Winter captures the fragile beauty of this most evocative of seasons. The programme of choral soundscapes has at its beating heart the musical depiction of the Latvian flatlands in Plainscapes by Pēteris Vasks.
For Now I Am Winter
Es ist ein Ros entsprungen
Winter
Balulalow
Nunc Dimittis
Plainscape I
Plainscape II
Plainscape III
Come Wander With Me
In The Bleak Midwinter
The Fruits Of Silence
Vespers (All-Night Vigil), Op.37 - Nyne otpushchayeshi
The Darkness Is No Darkness
The Snow It Melts The Soonest
Sparse yet majestic, Winter captures the fragile beauty of this most evocative of seasons. The programme of choral soundscapes has at its beating heart the musical depiction of the Latvian flatlands in Plainscapes by Pēteris Vasks.
Decca (UMO) Classics 4788689
1 April 2016
£14

Ola Gjeilo

VOCES8's partnership with 2015-16 Composer in Residence Ola Gjeilo continues with a collaboration for his debut album on the Decca label. Music that relates to ethereal soundscapes focussing on purity and beauty, this is music with wide appeal.
Ubi Caritas
The Spheres
The Ground
Sanctus (London)
The Crossing
Northern Lights
The Lake Isle
Serenity (O Magnum Mysterium)
Tundra
Reflections
Sacred Heart
VOCES8's partnership with 2015-16 Composer in Residence Ola Gjeilo continues with a collaboration for his debut album on the Decca label. Music that relates to ethereal soundscapes focussing on purity and beauty, this is music with wide appeal.
£14
Signum Classics SIGCD391
28 August 2015
£12

Marcello: Psalms

VOCES8 and Les Inventions shine a light on a hidden musical treasure in the world-premiere musical recordings of Charles Avison's 1757 adaption of Benedetto Marcello's Estro-poetico armonico.
Psalm 11: In the Lord My God Put I My Trust
Psalm 32: Blessed is He Whose Wickedness is Forgiven
Sonata No. 12, Op. 2: Ciaccona
Psalm 50: The Lord Jehovah, Even The Most Mighty God, Hath Spoken
Psalm 46: God is Our Refuge and Our Strength
Canon Triplex: In omnem terram exivit sonus eorum
VOCES8 and Les Inventions shine a light on a hidden musical treasure in the world-premiere musical recordings of Charles Avison's 1757 adaption of Benedetto Marcello's Estro-poetico armonico.
£12
Decca B00QHPSRSO
2 Feb 2015
£14

Lux

Lux – the Latin for light – brings radiance, hope and comfort; from the pale glow of the moon or starlight to the blaze of summer sun, it nurtures both the body and the spirit. There is something inherently comforting about the sound of unaccompanied voices in harmony, as this luminous selection of pieces demonstrates.
Gjeilo: Ubi Caritas
Tallis: O Nata Lux
Elgar: Lux Aeterna (Nimrod)
Massive Attack: Teardrop
Tavener: Mother of God Here I Stand
Allegri: Miserere Mei
Esenvalds: Stars
Dubra: Ave Maria 1
Hawes: Prayer to a Guardian Angel
Rachmaninov: Bogoroditsye Dyevo
Lauridsen: O Nata Lux
Ben Folds: The Luckiest
Anon: Corde Natus Ex Parentis
Todd: My Lord Has Come
Mealor: Ubi Caritas
Lux – the Latin for light – brings radiance, hope and comfort; from the pale glow of the moon or starlight to the blaze of summer sun, it nurtures both the body and the spirit. There is something inherently comforting about the sound of unaccompanied voices in harmony, as this luminous selection of pieces demonstrates.
£14
Decca B00GSDF8OG
3 Feb 2014
£14

Eventide

The artistic focus of Eventide is one of subtlety and contemplation. Adopting a plainchant thread throughout, Eventide unites original compositions and sublime new arrangements of celebrated repertoire to create a compelling album.
Tallis: Te Lucis Ante Terminum, Festal
Hymn To The Fallen
Hawes: Reflexionem
Sandé: Where I Sleep
Whitacre: The Seal Lullaby
Gjeilo: Second Eve
Hawes: Quanta Qualia
Underneath The Stars
Mealor: Locus Iste
Britten: Corpus Christi Carol
Jenkins: Benedictus
Bruckner: Os Justi
Traditional: Steal Away
Biebl: Ave Maria
O Magnum Mysterium
Te Lucis Ante Terminum, Pentecostal Tone
Song Of Hope [Deluxe Edition]
Salley Gardens [Deluxe Edition]
Te Lucis Ante Terminum, Ferial [Deluxe Edition]
The artistic focus of Eventide is one of subtlety and contemplation. Adopting a plainchant thread throughout, Eventide unites original compositions and sublime new arrangements of celebrated repertoire to create a compelling album.
£14
Signum Classics B00IT4R4ZI
7 Apr 2014
£12

A Purcell Collection

This is a sumptuous collection of early works by Henry Purcell, one of England's most celebrated composers. Joined by the specialist early music ensemble 'Les Inventions', the group explores Purcell's astoundingly diverse output.
Praise the Lord, O Jerusalem
To the Hills and the Vales
By Beauteous Softness Mix d with Majesty
O God, Thou Art my God
How Happy the Lover
Cold Song (What Power Art Thou...)
Behold, O Mightiest of Gods
My Heart is Inditing of a Good Matter
Bid the Virtues
Hail! Bright Cecilia
Strike the Viol
Second Dirge Anthem (Morley)
Thou Knowest Lord
Fairest Isle
Full Fathom Five
This is a sumptuous collection of early works by Henry Purcell, one of England's most celebrated composers. Joined by the specialist early music ensemble 'Les Inventions', the group explores Purcell's astoundingly diverse output.
£12
Signum Classics B006UTDFE8
6 Feb 2012
£12

A Choral Tapestry

A Choral Tapestry explores the rich vocal timbres of sacred vocal music spanning five centuries. Interweaving genres create an ethereal sonic tapestry that centres around the haunting beauty of William Byrd's Mass for Four Voices.
Os Justi
Vigilate
Kyrie
Agnus Dei
Cantate Domino
O Magnum Mysterium
Magnificat Primi Toni
Warum Ist Das Licht Gegeben?
Fest- Und Gedenkspruche, Op. 109
Go Down Moses
O Clap Your Hands
Das Agnus Dei, Op. 138, No. 6
Steal Away
Abendlied
The Lamb
A Choral Tapestry explores the rich vocal timbres of sacred vocal music spanning five centuries. Interweaving genres create an ethereal sonic tapestry that centres around the haunting beauty of William Byrd's Mass for Four Voices.
£12
Signum Classics B0041B5EQY
20 Oct 2010
£12

Bach Motets

These six motets emanate Bach's Lutheran faith and demonstrate the essential parallels between this belief and his art. This brilliance motivated VOCES8's recording of Bach’s Motets, communicating his music with passion and exuberance.
Singet dem Herrn ein neues Lied BWV 225
Furchte dich nicht, ich bin bei dir BWV 228
Lobet den Herrn, alle Heiden BWV 230
Jesu, meine Freude BWV 227
Komm, Jesu, komm BWV 229
Der Geist hilft unser Schwacheit auf BWV 226
These six motets emanate Bach's Lutheran faith and demonstrate the essential parallels between this belief and his art. This brilliance motivated VOCES8's recording of Bach’s Motets, communicating his music with passion and exuberance.
£12
Signum Classics B0033YCPWG
1 Feb 2010
£12

Aces High

Aces High is a scintillating collection of VOCES8's unique interpretations of jazz and pop favourites and theme tunes from the legendary James Bond movies, exclusively arranged by the ensemble’s Arranger in Residence Jim Clements.
Goldeneye
Slap That Bass
What A Difference A Day Makes
Good Vibrations
Dream A Little Dream Of Me
Feeling Good
Anything Goes
From Russia With Love
Cloudy
Losing My Mind
Mack The Knife
Love Of My Life
For Your Eyes Only/You Only Live Twice
Thunderball
Smooth Criminal
Nobody Does It Better
Aces High is a scintillating collection of VOCES8's unique interpretations of jazz and pop favourites and theme tunes from the legendary James Bond movies, exclusively arranged by the ensemble’s Arranger in Residence Jim Clements.
£12
Signum Classics B007AJ6YF4
27 Aug 2012
£12

Christmas

A heart-warming selection of the ensemble's favourite seasonal music. VOCES8 presents an array of works influenced by the group’s inimitable zest for performance and love of all periods and styles of music.
Once in Royal David's City
Gabriel's Message
Magnificat Quinti Toni
O Magnum Mysterium
Away in a Manger
Ding Dong Merrily On High
I Wonder As I Wander
Totus Tuus
Coventry Carol
Jesu, Swete Sone Dear
At the Manger Mary Sings
Videntes Stellam
In Dulci Jubilo
Bethlehem Down
There Is No Rose
Nesciens Mater
The Three Kings
What Cheer?
A heart-warming selection of the ensemble's favourite seasonal music. VOCES8 presents an array of works influenced by the group’s inimitable zest for performance and love of all periods and styles of music.
£12
VCM Records
January 2012
£6

In The Beginning

This EP includes a selection of jazz and pop arrangements from the Arranger in Residence, Jim Clements.
Price Tag
Gladiator
Shenandoah
This Marriage
My Lagan Love / She Moved Through the Fair
I Dreamed A Dream
Straighten Up And Fly Right
Fever
This EP includes a selection of jazz and pop arrangements from the Arranger in Residence, Jim Clements.
£6
Edition Peters EP73025
£9

Pas des deux

By Paul Smith. Five movements written for SATB choir and piano, that can be performed individually or as one complete work. Suitable for all ages, this piece is informed by Paul's expertise in leading participatory music events with hundreds of thousands of people around the world.
By Paul Smith. Five movements written for SATB choir and piano, that can be performed individually or as one complete work. Suitable for all ages, this piece is informed by Paul's expertise in leading participatory music events with hundreds of thousands of people around the world.
£9
Edition Peters EP72443
£10

Songbook

With eight songs for eight-part vocal groups, the VOCES8 A Cappella Songbook includes many of the group's favourite songs – ranging from folk and classical through to spiritual and pop
Feeling Good
Nobody Does it Better
Folksong Medley
Erlkönig
Shenandoah
Opera Medley
Wade in the Water
The Luckiest
With eight songs for eight-part vocal groups, the VOCES8 A Cappella Songbook includes many of the group's favourite songs – ranging from folk and classical through to spiritual and pop
£10
Edition Peters EP72486
£25

The VOCES8 Method - English

English Version. Innovative new system to enhance development based on research by the Institute of Education, containing group activities centred on rhythm and melody, with exercises intended to develop key learning skills and improve students' progress across all subjects.
English Version. Innovative new system to enhance development based on research by the Institute of Education, containing group activities centred on rhythm and melody, with exercises intended to develop key learning skills and improve students' progress across all subjects.
£25
Edition Peters EP72604
£25

The VOCES8 Method - French

French Version. Innovative new system to enhance development based on research by the Institute of Education, containing group activities centred on rhythm and melody, with exercises intended to develop key learning skills and improve students' progress across all subjects.
French Version. Innovative new system to enhance development based on research by the Institute of Education, containing group activities centred on rhythm and melody, with exercises intended to develop key learning skills and improve students' progress across all subjects.
£25
Edition Peters EP11421
£25

The VOCES8 Method - German

German Version. Innovative new system to enhance development based on research by the Institute of Education, containing group activities centred on rhythm and melody, with exercises intended to develop key learning skills and improve students' progress across all subjects.
German Version. Innovative new system to enhance development based on research by the Institute of Education, containing group activities centred on rhythm and melody, with exercises intended to develop key learning skills and improve students' progress across all subjects.
£25
Edition Peters EP73005
£18

The VOCES8 Method - Japanese

Japanese Version. Innovative new system to enhance development based on research by the Institute of Education, containing group activities centred on rhythm and melody, with exercises intended to develop key learning skills and improve students' progress across all subjects.
Japanese Version. Innovative new system to enhance development based on research by the Institute of Education, containing group activities centred on rhythm and melody, with exercises intended to develop key learning skills and improve students' progress across all subjects.
£18

£2

Pencil - Teal

Every musician has a pencil to hand to mark their score! Buy your very own VOCES8 pencil in a simple white or teal design.
Every musician has a pencil to hand to mark their score! Buy your very own VOCES8 pencil in a simple white or teal design.
£2

£2

Pencil - White

Every musician has a pencil to hand to mark their score! Buy your very own VOCES8 pencil in a simple white or teal design.
Every musician has a pencil to hand to mark their score! Buy your very own VOCES8 pencil in a simple white or teal design.
£2