Story: Creative life

Tower New Zealand Youth Choir

Formed in 1979, the Tower New Zealand Youth Choir is pictured here at Gorizia, Italy, during its 2004 European tour. The choir has won many awards, including the title ‘Choir of the World’ at the International Musical Eisteddfod in Llangollen, Wales in 1999. Listen to the choir sing an extract from ‘Duo seraphim’ by Francisco Guerrero.

Sound file from TOWER New Zealand Youth Choir

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TOWER New Zealand Youth Choir

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Nancy Swarbrick, 'Creative life - Music', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 8 December 2016)

Full story by Nancy Swarbrick, published 8 Feb 2005