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A unique a cappella experience that fuses vocal styles from around the world and leaves audiences both captivated and inspired. The exciting new theatre work captures the imagination and takes you on a non-stop energetic vocal journey. Immerse yourself with international techniques such as monkey-chanting and hip-hop's beat-boxing and revel in sounds that include Indian, European, African choirs and gospel. The result is non-traditional, intimate and explosive. From the brainchild of innovative composer/vocalist Philip Hamilton, whose music has been hailed as ‘powerful’ and ‘cutting edge’ by the (New York Times). VOICES is a force to be reckoned with.
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Reviews & features
Beatbox and a capella artists at 2011 Edinburgh Festival debut28 Jul 2011
Shlomo, Beardyman Fork and Soweto Entsha cover many musical genres
‘The dynamic of the voice fascinates me,’ says UK beatbox artist Shlomo. The London-based ‘World Loopstation’ champion, also known as Simon Khan, has collaborated with Jarvis Cocker and Björk, and his oral simulations of percussion, electro and…