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Paul Ayres

 Paul Ayres was born in London, studied music at Oxford University, and now works freelance as a composer & arranger, choral conductor & musical director, and organist & accompanist. He has received over one hundred commissions, and his works have been awarded composition prizes in Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, New Zealand, Poland, Russia, Spain, Switzerland, the UK and the USA. Paul particularly enjoys "re-composing" classical works (Purcell, Bach, Handel, Fauré) and "classicizing" pop music (jazz and show tunes, The Beatles, Happy Hardcore).

Paul conducts City Chorus and London College of Music Chorus (at the University of West London), accompanies Concordia Voices, and is associate accompanist of Crouch End Festival Chorus. He has led many music education workshops for children, and played piano for improvised comedy shows and musical theatre. Please visit www.paulayres.co.uk
to find out more. 





And All Thy Life

 And All Thy Life 
Composer: Paul Ayres 

Voicing: 2-Part 
Season: General/Graduation  Released: January 2013  Difficulty: Medium Easy
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   Truly an uplifting piece of promise and hope with a stirring history, this setting by English composer Paul Ayres is suitable for graduation ceremonies, and concert occasions. Appropriate for both children?s voices or adult voices, the optional cello part is a moving addition. A chamber orchestral accompaniment is available separately, P9065.

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  P1435 - 2-Part  [buy now]

The Isle Is Full Of Noises

 The Isle Is Full Of Noises 
Composer: Paul Ayres  Author/Lyricist: W. Shakespeare 

Voicing: SATB 
Season: General  Released: January 2016  Difficulty: Medium
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   Ever awakened from a dream and wished you could return to it? British composer Paul Ayers begins with whispering noises before divulging his text, and later brings some Chinese poetry into the mix. His creativity earned him the winner of the North Dakota State Edwin Fissinger Composition Competition and a placement in the Jo Ann Miller Series. Great artisty emerges in this composition that works beautifully for advanced high school, college and community choirs. Medium.

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  P1526 - SATB  [buy now]