Video — Bob Ingalls’ ‘Ave Maria for Choir & Strings’

June 4, 2015

‘Shocked’ Newcastle composer wins international award

June 4, 2015

A greater power was at work when Bob Ingalls presented his stirring “Ave Maria for Choir & Strings” at a recent international music competition.

Contributed Newcastle composer Bob Ingalls encourages the crowd to applaud the Lviv Philharmonic Orchestra and Galician Academic Chamber Choir after they performed his award-winning ‘Ave Maria for Choir & Strings’ in Ukraine May 10.

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Newcastle composer Bob Ingalls encourages the crowd to applaud the Lviv Philharmonic Orchestra and Galician Academic Chamber Choir after they performed his award-winning ‘Ave Maria for Choir & Strings’ in Ukraine May 10.

The Ukraine concert featuring the work of all 12 finalists in the International Sacrarium Sacred Music Competition fell on May 10 — Mother’s Day. Read more

Newcastle composer Bob Ingalls up for international award

April 30, 2015

Bob Ingalls

Bob Ingalls

Newcastle composer Bob Ingalls describes his version of “Ave Maria” as an experience.

The eight-minute piece, written for choir and strings, brings the music to its listeners, as three sopranos stand embedded in the audience. Read more