Why the Giraffe?....don't you know how tall Terry is?!   Directors - Terry Edwards and Ben Parry - Professional singers for film sessions, concerts and recordings.
Engagements (Highilights 1990-2013)
   
2014 Friday Night is Music Night, BBC Radio 2 (February); Berio Sinfonia with EUYO; Final Fantasy in Royal Albert Hall with RPCO (November).
2013 Purcell/Britten. Concert in Blythburgh Church, Suffolk for Britten Centenary with Aldeburgh Voices; Sinfonia - Berio. Lille, France; Peter Grimes - Britten, with LPO, Birmingham and London; Tour to China with Shanghai Philharmonic - Britten War Requiem and Peter Grimes, 60th anniversary broadcast of Friday Night is Music Night, BBC Radio 2,Frank Zappa 200 Motels concert. Royal Festival Hall. London Voices with Orchestre de Lille, June 2013
2012 Acis and Galatea - Handel. recording ECO, conducted by Raymond Leppard; Weltethos - Jonathan Harvey. Concerts in Birmingham and the Royal Festival Hall with CBSO; Garden of Earthly Delights - Simon Bainbridge. BBC Promenade Concert with BCMG; Schoenberg/Beethoven Concert. Snape Maltings with Britten-Pears Orchestra; Mittwoch- Stockhausen. Birmingham Opera, funded by LOCOG; Final Fantasy (Distant Worlds) - video game concert in Royal Albert Hall with RPCO.
2011 Mass - Patrick Cassidy. Recording with LSO at Abbey Road; Final Fantasy- video game concert in Royal Albert Hall with RPCO; Genuin- video game music recording and concert in Royal Festival Hall with LPO; Film music of Dimitri Tiomkin - concert in Barbican with LSO  
2010 The Two Towers (Shore), Royal Albert Hall - Recording for Joe Hisaishi, EMI Abbey Road - Return of the King (Shore), Royal Albert Hall - 'Gluck 'Iphigenie en Tauride' for Pina Bausch Ballet, Sadlers Wells Theatre, London - Tolga Kashiv "Genesis Suite" recording and premiere, Barbican Hall, London.
2009 Sinfonia- Berio. National Youth Orchestra, Birmingham, Manchester, London. Fellowship of the Ring- Shore, Royal Albert Hall. Nuits des Choeurs- Brussels, Belgium.
2008 Zade- Amman, Jordan. Stimmung- Stockhausen. Aldeburgh Festival. Passion de Simone- Saariaho. Lincoln Center, New York
2007 Requiem- Ligeti. Berlin Philharmonic. Messiah- Handel. St. Denis Festival. Requiem- Ligeti. Lucerne Festival.
2006 Ecce Cor Meum (McCartney) Royal Albert Hall.
2005 Coro- Berio. BBC Promenade Concert. Carmina Burana performance, Royal Albert Hall, BBC Proms
2004 Sir Paul Getty Memorial Concert, St. Georges Chapel, Windsor Castle. Celebration concerts for Luciano Berio - first U.K. performance of Stanze. Guest conductor with National Chamber Choir of Ireland. Two BBC Promenade Concerts. Lord of the Rings music wins Grammy Award for Howard Shore. Sinfonia (Berio)performances in Gothenberg & Berlin. Sinfonia recording for Deutsche Grammaphon.
2003 BBC Promenade Concert - Elektra (Strauss). Conducted Messiah (Handel) with Leicester Philharmonic. Performance of Queen Symphony in Ephesus Arena, Turkey. Guest Chorus Master with Netherlands Chamber Choir.
2002 Dave Brubeck recording sessions with the L.S.O. CD recording of Queen Symphony (Tolga Kashif). Performance of Oedipus Rex (Stravinsky) at the Barbican, conducted by Tamayo. Winter Olympics Anthem, music by John Williams
2001 TV & Film commercial for Coca-Cola, music by John Williams. Royal Albert Hall - 'Brit Awards' with Angela Gheorghiu and Russell Watson. Moses und Aaron (Schoenberg) at the Festival Hall, conducted by von Dohnanyi.
2000 Festival Hall performance of St. Matthew Passion (Bach) conducted by Andras Schiff. Staged world premiere performances of El Niño (Adams) at Le Chatelet, Paris. Extensive project with Pentonville Jail prisoners with new work by John Tavener
1999 Festival Hall performance of Romeo et Juliet (Berlioz) conducted by Gergiev. Recording project in Paris with Roger Waters (ex Pink Floyd). Guest chorus master, Grant Park Festival, Chicago
1998 Royal Variety Show at the London Palladium. Performances of Nixon in China (Adams) in London conducted by Nagano. Performances of Sinfonia (Berio) with Berlin Philharmonic Orch. conducted by Rattle
1997 TV Commercial for British Airways. 70th Birthday concert for Rostropovich in Paris. Performance of Symphony No.8 (Mahler) in the Royal Albert Hall, conducted by Levine.
1996 Performance of Stimmung (Stockhausen) at IRCAM, Paris. CD sessions with Mike Oldfield. Staged performances of Rakes Progress (Stravinsky) at Le Chatelet, Paris.
1995 Performance of Symphony No.9 (Beethoven) in Zurich, conducted by Solti. CD recording of La Boheme (Puccini) for EMI, conducted by Pappano. TV recording of Laborintus II (Berio) for Channel 4, conducted by Rattle. Carmina Burana performance, Royal Albert Hall, BBC Proms
1994 CD recording of a-capella works by Ligeti in Gutesloh, in the presence of the composer. Performances of Sinfonia (Berio) in Carnegie Hall, New York and La Scala, Milan. Judge in the finals of UK Choir of the Year on BBC TV, Buxton Opera House.
1993 Performance of Cummings ist der dichter (Boulez) conducted by the composer. CD recording of Grand Pianola Music (Adams) conducted by the composer. Concerts in La Coruna and Santiago, Spain of works by Rogelio Groba.
1992 Performances of Sinfonia (Berio) in Huddersfield, Leipzig, Linz, Lyon and Vienna. Winter Concert during ski-ing season in Silvaplana, Switzerland. Performance of Verdi Requiem in Parma, Italy.
1991 Concert performances of Le Nozze di Figaro (cond.Solti) in Cologne, Frankfurt & Paris. Gaudeamus Tour of Holland with London Sinfonietta Voices. Barbican performance of Seven Deadly Sins (Weill) with London Symphony Orchestra.
1990 World Premiere performance of Canticum Novissimi Testamentum (Berio) in Paris. CD recording of works by Messiaen for Virgin Records. Tour of Barbados and Jamaica with London Sinfonietta Voices.