Rickmansworth Players Choir’s debut album “Serenade” is now available.
Professionally recorded in the beautiful acoustic of St. Michael & All Angels’ in Watford earlier in the year, the CD features the combined voices of more than 30 members of Rickmansworth Players Choir.
The programme is an eclectic selection of old and new; convivial and contemplative; everything from Elbow to Elgar, as well as two new pieces specially written for the choir.
There’s a full tracklist below, followed by details of how to order.
Viva La Vida (When I Ruled The World) – Coldplay, arr. Pete Gold.
April Is In My Mistress’ Face – Thomas Morley.
The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face – Ewan MacColl, arr. Simone Chiappi.
Don’t Worry, Be Happy! – Bobby McFerrin, arr. Pete Gold.
Too Much I Once Lamented – Thomas Tomkins.
For The Longest Time – Billy Joel, arr. Audrey Snyder.
The Way You Look Tonight – Jerome Kern, arr. George Mitchell.
As Torrents In Summer – Words: Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Music: Edward Elgar.
The Teddy Bears’ Picnic – Words: John Bratton, Music: Jimmy Kennedy.
Ulysses – Words: Alfred, Lord Tennyson, Music: Simone Chiappi.
Live Forever (Dedicated to the memory of Ben Edge) – Pete Gold.
One Day Like This – Elbow, arr. Simone Chiappi.
These CDs are £8.00 each (plus £2.00 postage and packing if needed). For each CD sold, a donation will go to our chosen charity, Rennie Grove Hospice Care.
To order, please email the Choir Secretary: Eluned Wallace
You’ll need to include the following:
1. How many copies you’d like.
2. If you can collect them from the Choir’s Batchworth Lock performance (this Saturday 14th Dec from 4:30pm – 5:30pm)
3. If not, can you collect them from Eluned or Pete on another occasion before 20th December? Or another cunning plan?
4. If not, let us know your postal address, and please include £2.00 postage and packing PER COPY.
5. Please make all payments by direct transfer to the account details below, quoting “Choir CD”, plus the no. of copies ordered.
Account no: 50390402
Sort code: 20-91-79