News and latest additions

Here you can see music that’s been added to the site, and archived events and recordings.

Finding our Way: Songs for the Anthropocene by Anne-Marie Sanderson – virtual choir video now available! Four effective and exciting songs for upper voices.

#SingTheChange from Music Declares Emergency invited choirs all over the country to join us in singing “What A Wonderful World” on 30th October. Click here to download the specially commissioned arrangement and find out more.

Event: Chris Hutchings, Ben See, Nina Vinther and Alison Burnley spoke at Making Music’s Climate Emergency Event on Friday 8th October, 2-3.30pm, online. Resources from the event available here.

New music added: Our Burning World by Rhiannon Randle and Malcolm Guite: to tell it like it is by Lisa Robertson – both published by Stainer and Bell, now available for SSAATTBB choir; A New Eaarth by Robert Paterson (choir & orchestra); One Home by Charles Mauleverer (choir & orchestra).

I’ve written an article for Making Music on Choirs For Climate – read it here. “Choirs are uniquely placed to speak truth to the powerful with the songs that we choose for them to hear, and I believe that someday, the right song in the right place will help to save our world.”

Guest post: Dan Cooper of Love Soul Choir writes on going paperless, supporting Trillion Trees and making a greener choir. Read more here.

Panel recording: on 24th June 2021 Music Declares Emergency presented Choirs Addressing Climate Change, a panel for choir leaders and participants discussing issues around the Climate Emergency & plans for COP. Find out more and watch the recording here.