Post-concert performance, following 2001: A Space Odyssey.
Alec Roth’s Earthrise is a profoundly beautiful meditation for unaccompanied 40-part choir, inspired by the famous Apollo 8 photo of the Earth rising above the moon’s surface.
Can there have been a more inspiring vision this century than that of the Earth from space? We saw for the first time what a gem of a planet we live on. James Lovelock, Homage to Gaia.
… fabulous… lushly harmonised climaxes that send shivers down the spine The Times
Ex Cathedra is a Town Hall Associate Artist.
Ex Cathedra choir
Jeffrey Skidmore conductor
Free to 2001: A Space Oddyssey ticket holders
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