Vale of Glamorgan Festival (UK)

Thursday, May 10th 2012 - 7:30pm
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A deeply spiritual vein runs through the concert Ars Nova will be giving at All Saints Church, Penarth at The Vale of Glamorgan Festival in Wales. It includes works by composers the choir has regularly collaborated with, including world premieres by Peter Bannister and Gavin Bryars.


Pelle Gudmundsen-Holmgreen Three stages
Arvo Pärt The Deer's Cry
  Most holy Mother of God
The Morning Star
Per Nørgård Maya dances
Agnus Dei
Peter Banister Spiritus divinae lucis gloriae (world premiere)
Gavin Bryars Psalm 141 (world premiere)
Steve Reich, arr. Paul Hillier Clapping Music
Anne Boyd As I crossed a Bridge of Dreams


  • A fascinating and adventurous evening of music

    Ars Nova Copenhagen consists of twelve singers of extraordinary individual ability and wonderful collective cohesion

    In the Dark - blog
  • Crossing a Bridge of Dreams

    “What can they sing?” ...“Anything and everything.

    Prifrocks Dilemma - blog