London Voices

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London Voices
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Background information
Instruments Choir
Website http://www.london-voices.co.uk/

London Voices is a London-based choral ensemble founded by Terry Edwards in 1973. In its early years it also incorporated the London Opera Chorus and London Sinfonietta Voices and Chorus. In 2004, Ben Parry (musician), became Co-Director of the ensemble. Ben is also Director of the National Youth Choirs of Great Britain and Assistant Director or Music at King's College, Cambridge. London Voices has been involved in many performances, recordings of operas and CD and film soundtracks, including The Hobbit (film series), Hunger Games, Star Wars (film), The Lord of the Rings film trilogy and Harry Potter (film series) series, The Iron Lady, Enemy at the Gates, La traviata, and The Passion of the Christ. They have recorded with such diverse artists as Luciano Pavarotti, Dave Brubeck, Paul McCartney and Queen and have performed in concert venues all over the world, including London, Aldeburgh, Paris, New York, Shanghai and Lucerne.

Discography and Films[edit]

Selected film soundtracks featuring London Voices: (for a full list of recordings please visit here)

  • 2014 Maleficent (Newton Howard, James)
  • 2014 The Grand Budapest Hotel (Desplat, Alexandre)
  • 2013 Escape from Planet Earth (Zigman, Aaron)
  • 2013 Hunger Games: Catching Fire (Newton Howard, James)
  • 2013 The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug (Shore, Howard)
  • 2012 Byzantium (Navaratte, Javier)
  • 2012 Rise of the Guardians (Desplat, Alexandre)
  • 2012 Snow White and the Huntsman (Newton Howard, James)
  • 2012 The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (Shore, Howard)
  • 2012 The Hunger Games (Newton Howard, James)
  • 2012 The Pirates! Band of Misfits (Shapiro, Theodore)
  • 2011 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows 2 (Desplat, Alexandre)
  • 2011 Immortals (Morris, Trevor)
  • 2011 The Green Lantern (Newton Howard, James)
  • 2011 The Iron Lady (Newman, Thomas)
  • 2010 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows 1 (Desplat, Alexandre)
  • 2010 Iron Man 2 (Debney, John)
  • 2009 A Christmas Carol (Silvestri, Alan)
  • 2008 Inkheart (Navarrete, Javier)
  • 2008 Kung Fu Panda (Powell, John)
  • 2007 The Golden Compass (Desplat, Alexandre)
  • 2004 Harry Potter Book Three - The prisoner of Azkaban (Williams, John)
  • 2004 The Passion of the Christ (Debney, John)
  • 2003 Lord of the Rings - Part Three - Return of the King (Shore, Howard)
  • 2002 Harry Potter Book 2 - The Chamber of Secrets (Williams, John)
  • 2002 Lord of the Rings - Part Two - The Two Towers (Shore, Howard)
  • 2002 Star Wars Episode 2 - Attack of the Clones (Williams, John)
  • 2001 Harry Potter - Book 1 -The Philosophers Stone (Williams, John)
  • 2001 Lord of the Rings - Part One - Fellowship of the R (Shore, Howard)
  • 2001 The Rat Race (Powell, John)
  • 2000 Enemy at the Gates (Horner, James)
  • 1999 Dogma (Shore, Howard)
  • 1999 Star Wars Episode 1 - Phantom Menace (Williams, John)
  • 1999 Topsy Turvy (Gilbert & Sullivan)
  • 1997 Looking for Richard (Shore, Howard)
  • 1996 Judge Dredd (Debney, John)
  • 1995 Cut Throat Island (Debney, John)
  • 1994 Immortal Beloved (Beethoven, L.V.)
  • 1991 An American Tail (Horner, James)
  • 1989 The Cook,the Thief etc. (Nyman, Michael)
  • 1986 The Mission (Morricone, Ennio)

Selected recordings by London Voices: (for a full list of recordings please visit here)

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