Sunday, July 9, 2023 @ 6:00pm – 8:00pm (BST)
Assembly Rooms, Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
Ryan MainBe Who You Are (Debut Ensemble)
Bob ChilcottLike a Singing Bird (Debut Ensemble)
David L. BrunnerJabberwocky (Debut Ensemble)
Dominick DiOrioWe Will Do Miracles (Debut Ensemble)
André J. ThomasI Dream a World (Premiere Ensemble)
Andy Beck / TraditionalBetelehemu (Premiere Ensemble)
Carlos Cordero / TraditionalA La Nanita Nana (Premiere Ensemble; NCC commission)
Sharon FarberYaldei Haor ("Children of Light") (Premiere Ensemble; NCC commission)
John RutterTomorrow Shall Be My Dancing Day (Premiere Ensemble)
Ola GjeiloNorthern Lights (Scholars)
Philip Stopford / TraditionalLully, Lulla, Lullay (Scholars)
Eric WhitacreGlow (Scholars)
George Frideric Handel"Hallelujah, Amen" from Judas Maccabaeus, HWV 63 (Scholars)

Hear vocal works celebrating countries and cultures around the world when 200 students, ages 10-17, from the National Children's Chorus of the United States launch their United Kingdom tour with a concert in Edinburgh. The program includes the United Kingdom premieres of Diya Jalein by Gaayatri Kaundinya – set in Hindi and celebrating Diwali – and the beloved Spanish-language lullaby A La Nanita Nana by Carlos Cordero.

About National Children's Chorus of the United States of America

The National Children's Chorus guides kids to thrive. Each year, under the leadership of Artistic Director Luke McEndarfer and Associate Artistic Director Dr. Pamela Blackstone, over 1,100 young people who carry a love of singing in their hearts find their voice and achieve their best through unparalleled vocal training in eight chapter cities nationwide.

Assembly Rooms

54 George St
Edinburgh, Scotland EH2 2LR
United Kingdom