Big Sing 2022

In 2022 Big Sing McLaren Vale presented The Armed Man: A Mass for Peace by Karl Jenkins, conducted by Carl Crossin OAM and presented with The Armed Man Film on Sunday 31 July at 3 pm at Tatachilla Lutheran College Stadium, McLaren Vale. We’re now proud to release the video of the full 90 minute performance at Tatachilla. It will be available for viewing until March 2023.  The Advertiser had this to say: “The Armed Man makes a political, as well as a musical, statement, written as it was in the shadow of the Kosovo War. And in this full form, it does so in spades. Think, friends, of Ukraine. It can hardly be more strongly recommended.” Peter Burdon The Big Sing Chorus—‘a choir for all voices’—brought to life a collaboration between amateur choristers and South Australia’s finest music education institutions, and celebrates a multi-generational merging of voices, with students and adults of all ages and abilities. Soloists included ‘the Pakistani Pavarotti’, Farhan Shah singing the Call to Prayers and young soprano Max Junge. The massed choir of nearly 300 singers—the biggest chorus in the history of Big Sing—was joined by the Elder Conservatorium Chorale and the choirs of Brighton and Marryatville High School SpecialContinue readingBig Sing 2022