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Sun Moon, Sea and Stars is an international collection of original works and arrangements by Bob Chilcott and some of his most talented colleagues from the choral world. This wide-ranging collection of choral settings encompasses archetypal English folk song, and new versions of French, Finnish and Japanese traditional melodies alongside classics from the Great American Songbook, all packaged in the richest of styles, scorings and moods. Enter this world of choral song in all its guises, and be enchanted by the virtuosity of the singers of Tenebrae Consort.


World Folk Songs 
Trad. arr. Bob Chilcott: Feller from Fortune 
Trad. arr. Bob Chilcott: The Gift to be Simple 
Trad. arr. Bob Chilcott: The Lazy Man 
Trad. arr. Bob Chilcott: She’s Like the Swallow 
Trad. arr. Bob Chilcott: L’habitante de Saint-Barbe 

Juan de Anchieta arr. Bob Chilcott: Con amores, la mi madre 
Trad. arr. Bob Chilcott: Aka tombo 
Trad. arr. Bob Chilcott: Montagnarde 
Trad. arr. Bob Chilcott: Tuoll on mon kultani
Trad arr. Peter Knight: Danny Boy 
Trad. arr. Bob Chilcott: En la Macarenita

Bob Chilcott: Sun, Moon, Sea and Stars

Great American Songbook 
Irving Berlin arr. Alexander L’Estrange: Cheek to Cheek 
Jerome Kern arr. Bob Chilcott: Go Little Boat 
Randy Newman arr. Chilcott: Texas Girl at the Funeral of Her Father 
Cole Porter arr. L’Estrange: Night and Day 
Young & Heyman arr. L’Estrange: When I Fall in Love
George Gershwin arr. Chilcott:
 Fascinating Rhythm

Songs from The Beatles 
Lennon/ McCartney arr. Paul Hart: Honey Pie 
Lennon/ McCartney arr. Mark Williams: Goodnight 
Lennon/ McCartney arr. Paul Hart: When I’m Sixty-Four

Artist Information

Nigel Short


Nigel Short, Tenebrae Consort