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by Billy Cowie are no longer available for sale.
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CHANSON BIEN DOUCE'
Verlaine settings by Billy Cowie sung by Lucie and Cathryn Robson.
Farringdon Records' (of South Bank Centre, London) top selling
appealing...Cowie either has the devil's own luck or is as clever
as they come" Kate Lang, CD review.
simple and attractive collection...nods in the direction of the
Divas soundtrack to Debussy and Faure" Andrew Lucre,
and Cathryn Robson
PUNAL ENTRA EN EL CORAZON'
songs by Billy Cowie with texts by Lorca, sung by Daphne Scott-Sawyer,
accompanied by classical guitar. Winner of Brighton Festival Best
Contemporary Music Award 1992.
Aggiss is complimented by the warm voice and warm presence of singer
Daphne Scott-Sawyer...Its an eye and ear catching partnership..remarkable
and stimulating." Guardian.
Mezzo Soprano Liz
and Guitar Deborah Hay
book of my dreams):
is a collection of ten Polish songs, with cello accompaniment,
from the recent Divas performances of "No Man's Land"; composed
by Billy Cowie with texts by Boloslaw Lesmian and sung by Juliet
with forceful and tender passion" The Independent
Juliet Russell...gives a brilliantly haunting performance incorporating
open throated techniques. Her flexible range produces those deep
powerfully moving cadences reminiscent of Theodorakis' superb vocalist
Maria Farandori." The Stage
intensely lyrical score produces performances of a hypnotic impact" The
East, Ruth Philips, Sian Bell
APART AT THE SEAMS'
music from Divas' recent and continuing performances of "Falling
Apart at the Seams"(English and Italian text); a duet with Liz
Aggiss and soprano opera singer Naomi Itami.
has "glamour, grace and a voice as velvety as her black frock" The
marvelously contrasting duet of voices with the excellent soprano...Naomi
Itami." Die Welt
ten short poems on the animal kingdom by Robert Desnos set to music
by Billy Cowie and sung by Naomi Itami.
and Music Billy Cowie
is a collection twelve jazz/blues songs accompanied by guitars,
piano and bass.
Rest, Jacqueline Taylor, David Noble
in a ribcage):
songs in Turkish accompanied by harmonium, piano and dulcimer taken
from the Transitions dance piece Bird in A Ribcage
Also "Stillborn" eight
pieces for violin and harmonium