ArtistInfo Logo  ArtistInfo

Brighton Festival Chorus

Band, *1968 GB
Classical

Brighton Festival Chorus (abbreviated to BFC) is a large choir of over 150 amateur singers based in Brighton, UK. One of the country's leading symphony choruses.., and considered "one of the jewels in the city's musical crown", BFC performs in major concert halls throughout Britain and Europe, particularly in Brighton and London.BFC has also made 10 appearances at the BBC Proms since its first Proms performance in 1986 and two of its many recordings of classical works have been nominated for Grammy awards.

        
Members
PortraitDavid Strange
vc GB
PortraitAntal Dorati
hps 1906-1988 HU
PortraitKurt Moll
voc *1938 DE
Jack McCormack
cb
PortraitLaszlo Heltay
*1930 GB
Popular Tracks   
Carmina Burana / Fortuna Imperatrix Mundi: "O Fortuna" on Orff: Carmina Burana by Carl Orff, Norma Burrowes, Louis Devos, John Shirley-Quirk, Southend Boys Choir, Brighton Festival Chorus, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra & Antal Doráti
Carmina Burana / Fortuna Imperatrix Mundi: "Fortune plango vulnera" on Orff: Carmina Burana by Carl Orff, Norma Burrowes, Louis Devos, John Shirley-Quirk, Southend Boys Choir, Brighton Festival Chorus, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra & Antal Doráti
Carmina Burana / 1. Primo vere: "Veris leta facies" on Orff: Carmina Burana by Carl Orff, Norma Burrowes, Louis Devos, John Shirley-Quirk, Southend Boys Choir, Brighton Festival Chorus, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra & Antal Doráti
Carmina Burana / 1. Primo vere: "Ecce gratum" on Orff: Carmina Burana by Carl Orff, Norma Burrowes, Louis Devos, John Shirley-Quirk, Southend Boys Choir, Brighton Festival Chorus, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra & Antal Doráti
Carmina Burana / Uf dem Anger: "Floret silva nobilis" on Orff: Carmina Burana by Carl Orff, Norma Burrowes, Louis Devos, John Shirley-Quirk, Southend Boys Choir, Brighton Festival Chorus, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra & Antal Doráti
Carmina Burana / Uf dem Anger: "Chramer, gip die varwe mir" on Orff: Carmina Burana by Carl Orff, Norma Burrowes, Louis Devos, John Shirley-Quirk, Southend Boys Choir, Brighton Festival Chorus, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra & Antal Doráti
Carmina Burana / 2. In Taberna: "In taberna quando sumus" on Orff: Carmina Burana by Carl Orff, Norma Burrowes, Louis Devos, John Shirley-Quirk, Southend Boys Choir, Brighton Festival Chorus, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra & Antal Doráti
Carmina Burana / Uf dem Anger: "Swaz hie gat umbe" - "Chume, chum geselle min" on Orff: Carmina Burana by Carl Orff, Norma Burrowes, Louis Devos, John Shirley-Quirk, Southend Boys Choir, Brighton Festival Chorus, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra & Antal Doráti
Carmina Burana / Uf dem Anger: "Were diu werlt alle min" on Orff: Carmina Burana by Carl Orff, Norma Burrowes, Louis Devos, John Shirley-Quirk, Southend Boys Choir, Brighton Festival Chorus, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra & Antal Doráti
Carmina Burana / 2. In Taberna: "Olim lacus colueram" on Orff: Carmina Burana by Carl Orff, Norma Burrowes, Louis Devos, John Shirley-Quirk, Southend Boys Choir, Brighton Festival Chorus, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra & Antal Doráti

Track list and 30sec audio provided by


Band Membership
Discography



Title Artist Year Type
Orchestral Works, Volume 8Arnold Bax, The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Brighton Festival Chorus, Vernon Handley2006Album
Symphony No. 2 "Resurrection"Gustav Mahler, Harold Farberman, The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Felicity Lott, Helen Watts, Brighton Festival Chorus1999Album
Hymn On The Morning Of Christ's NativitySir John Blackwood McEwen - Janice Watson, Brighton Festival Chorus, The London Philharmonic Orchestra, Alasdair Mitchell1998Album
In Terra Pax / The Four ElementsFrank Martin, Matthias Bamert, Brighton Festival Chorus, The London Philharmonic Orchestra1996Album
Symphony No. 9 "Choral" And Symphony No. 8Ludwig van Beethoven, The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra With Anton Dorati, Carole Farley, Alfreda Hodgson, Stuart Burrows, Norman Bailey, Brighton Festival Chorus1996Album
Haydn: Il Ritorno Di TobiaBarbara Hendricks . Linda Zoghby . Della Jones // Philip Langridge . Benjamin Luxon // Brighton Festival Chorus // The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra // Antal Dorati1994Album
Die Schöpfung / Salve ReginaJoseph Haydn, Lucia Popp, Helena Döse, Werner Hollweg, Kurt Moll, Benjamin Luxon, Brighton Festival Chorus, The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Antal Dorati1994Album
Psalmus Hungaricus / Missa BrevisZoltán Kodály, Lajos Kozma, Brighton Festival Chorus, The London Symphony Orchestra, István Kertész, Laszlo Heltay1994Album
A Symphonic MassGeorge Lloyd, Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, Brighton Festival Chorus1993Album
Belshazzar's Feast - Suite From Henry VSir William Walton, André Previn, Benjamin Luxon, Brighton Festival Chorus, Collegium Musicum Of London, Laszlo Heltay, The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra1991Album
Choral WorksArnold Bax / Brighton Festival Chorus, The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Vernon Handley1989Album
Walton / Belshazzar's Feast / Suite From Henry VThe Royal Philharmonic Orchestra . André Previn, Benjamin Luxon . Brighton Festival Chorus . Collegium Musicum Of London1986Album
Hymn Of ZrinyiZoltán Kodály, Laszlo Heltay, Brighton Festival Chorus, Benjamin Luxon, Gillian Weir1978Album
Die Jahreszeiten (The Seasons)Joseph Haydn - Ileana Cotrubas • Werner Krenn • Hans Sotin, Brighton Festival Chorus, The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Antal Dorati1978Album
Die SchöpfungJoseph Haydn, Lucia Popp, Werner Hollweg, Kurt Moll, Benjamin Luxon, The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Brighton Festival Chorus, Helena Döse, Antal Dorati1977Album
Missa Brevis - Pange LinguaZoltán Kodály - Brighton Festival Chorus, Laszlo Heltay1976Album
Carmina BuranaCarl Orff, Norma Burrowes, Louis Devos, John Shirley-Quirk, Brighton Festival Chorus, The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Antal Dorati1976Album
Haydn: Die Schopfung The CreationBrighton Festival Chorus, The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Lucia Popp, Werner Hollweg, Kurt Moll, Helena Dose, Benjamin Luxon, Antal Dorati, Laszlo HeltayAlbum
External Links
Homepage Logo Home Page  Wikipedia Logo Wikipedia  MusicBrainz Logo MusicBrainz  Discogs Logo Discogs  Spotify Logo Spotify  

  
ArtistInfo App
ArtistInfo for iOS and ArtistInfo for Mac are presenting musicians, composers and producers that are envolved in the musical work that you are listening to in Apple Music, iTunes, or Spotify. Discover new music via the network among artists. Manage your favorite musicians and albums via iCloud and share recommendations with your friends via email, AirDrop, or Social Media.

App Store Logo     Mac App Store Logo

Acknowledgements
To all the music fans that are contributing on Discogs, MusicBrainz and Wikipedia. Thanks to Franz Flückiger for providing Storygram used to visualize band membership and together with Stefan Guggisberg for the visual data mining application ArtistAnalytics.
ArtistInfo for Mac, iPad, and iPhone
ArtistInfo App
Universal Link: https://music.metason.net/artistinfo?name=Brighton%20Festival%20Chorus
ArtistInfo Community
Most seen topics within ArtistInfo:

Top 10 Artists    Top 20 Albums
 
What others are currently looking for:

Recent Artists    Recent Albums

ArtistInfo Logo ArtistInfo by Metason © 2015-2020 Metason Logo