London Voices

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London Voices
London Voices 2018 lo-res.jpg
Background information
InstrumentsChoir
Years active1973-present
Websitehttp://www.london-voices.com/

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 and in 2021 the Director and manager. Ben is Artistic 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, Hunger Games, the prequel trilogy of Star Wars, The Lord of the Rings and Harry Potter 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, Sir Paul McCartney, Queen, Deaf Havana and have performed in concert venues all over the world, including London, Aldeburgh, Birmingham, Paris, New York, Shanghai, Jordan and Lucerne.

Discography and Films[edit]

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

  • 2021 Don't Look Up (Britell, Nicholas)
  • 2021 No Time To Die (Zimmer, Hans)
  • 2021 The Suicide Squad (Murphy, John)
  • 2021 Raya and the Last Dragon (Howard, James Newton)
  • 2020 Trolls: World Tour (Shapiro, Theodore)
  • 2019 Godzilla: King of the Monsters (McCreary, Bear)
  • 2019 Avengers: Endgame (Silvestri, Alan)
  • 2018 Aquaman (Gregson-Williams, Rupert)
  • 2018 Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald (Howard, James Newton)
  • 2018 Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (Giacchino, Michael)
  • 2018 Avengers: Infinity War (Silvestri, Alan)
  • 2017 Wonder Woman (Gregson-Williams, Rupert)
  • 2017 Thor: Ragnarok (Mothersbaugh, Mark)
  • 2016 Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (Howard, James Newton)
  • 2016 Doctor Strange (Giacchino, Michael)
  • 2015 Spectre (Newman, Thomas)
  • 2014 The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (Shore, Howard)
  • 2014 Exodus: Gods and Kings (Iglesias, Alberto)
  • 2014 Maleficent (Howard, James Newton)
  • 2014 The Grand Budapest Hotel (Desplat, Alexandre)
  • 2013 Escape from Planet Earth (Zigman, Aaron)
  • 2013 Hunger Games: Catching Fire (Howard, James Newton)
  • 2013 The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug (Shore, Howard)
  • 2013 Byzantium (Navaratte, Javier)
  • 2012 Rise of the Guardians (Desplat, Alexandre)
  • 2012 Snow White and the Huntsman (Howard, James Newton)
  • 2012 The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (Shore, Howard)
  • 2012 The Hunger Games (Howard, James Newton)
  • 2012 The Pirates! Band of Misfits (Shapiro, Theodore)
  • 2011 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows 2 (Desplat, Alexandre)
  • 2011 Immortals (Morris, Trevor)
  • 2011 Green Lantern (Howard, James Newton)
  • 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)
  • 2005 Star Wars Episode III - Revenge of the Sith (Williams, John)
  • 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 II - 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 Ring (Shore, Howard)
  • 2001 The Rat Race (Powell, John)
  • 2000 Enemy at the Gates (Horner, James)
  • 1999 Dogma (Shore, Howard)
  • 1999 Star Wars Episode I - The Phantom Menace (Williams, John)
  • 1999 Topsy Turvy (Gilbert & Sullivan)
  • 1997 Looking for Richard (Shore, Howard)
  • 1995 Judge Dredd (Silvestri, Alan)
  • 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 see here)

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