Invisible Stars

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The Choral Scholars of University College Dublin are Ireland’s leading collegiate choral ensemble, and for their first recording on Signum they perform an enchanting and ground-breaking collection of traditional and Celtic-inspired choral music, led by their director Desmond Early

SKU: SIGCD436

What people are saying

"The Choir’s Singing is Crystal Clear"  The Lady, January 2016

"I have nothing but admiration for the singing on this disc, the young singers produce a lovely clear sound and form a sophisticated ensemble;  Planet Hugill, January 2016

"4* – Blending ‘folk’ voices with choral precision and tight harmony isn’t easy, but Desmond Earley has a passionate stake in both and doesn’t put a foot wrong"  Choir and Organ, February 2016

"Bright Young Things"  The Irish Times, February 2016

The Choral Scholars of University College Dublin

Desmond Earley director

Release date:11th Dec 2015
Order code:SIGCD436
Barcode: 635212043622

  1. Mo Ghile Mear – Sean Clarach Mac Domhnaill, arr. Desmond Earley – 4.04
  2. Sun, Moon and Stars – Bill Whelan – 5.42
  3. War – Ivo Antognini – 4.14
  4. Geantrai – Michael McGlynn – 2.27
  5. The Gartan Mother’s Lullaby – Traditional Irish, arr. Desmond Earley – 3.06
  6. The Coast of Galicia – Bill Whelan – 4.57
  7. He Wishes for the Cloths of Heaven – Desmond Earley – 4.57
  8. Orphan Girl – Brendan Graham, arr. Desmond Earley – 5.15
  9. Peace – Ivo Antognini – 4.32
  10. Black is the Colour of my True Love’s Hair – Appalachian Air of Scottish origin, arr. Desmond Earley – 3.40
  11. Land’s End – Michael Rooney – 1.15
  12. ‘Si do Mhamo i – Traditional Irish, arr. Desmond Earley – 2.03
  13. Siuil a Run – Traditional Irish, arr. Michael McGlynn – 3.02
  14. Sleepsong – Rolf Lovland arr. Desmond Earley – 4.45
  15. The Skye Boat Song – Traditional Scottish, arr. Desmond Earley – 4.20