Richard Leigh - Sound Samples  
 


Richard Leigh : Seed (1) Brilliant Star

words: Abdu'l-Baha / music: Richard Leigh sung by Emma Lewendon and Rachel Major voice/guitar/violin/piano: Richard Leigh



Richard Leigh : Seed (2) Waves of the Sea

words: Abdu'l-Baha / music: Richard Leigh sung by Emma Lewendon and Rachel Major voice/guitar/viola/piano/kantele: Richard Leigh



Richard Leigh : Seed (3) Blessed

words Baha'u'llah / music Richard Leigh Rachel Major & Emma Lewendon (voice) Richard Leigh (voice, guitar)



Richard Leigh : Seed (4) Home

words: Abdu'l-Baha / music: Richard Leigh sung by Emma Lewendon and Rachel Major / Richard Leigh (guitar/violin/accordion/piano)



Richard Leigh : Seed (5) My Healing

Words: Baha'u'llah / music: Richard Leigh Emma Lewendon, Rachel Major & Richard Leigh (voice) Ezzat Djalili (Arabic chant), Richard Leigh (guitar, piano) Peter Maguire (bowed guitar)



Richard Leigh : Seed (6) Faith

words: Madame Rabbani music: Richard Leigh voice: Fleur Missaghian piano/kantele/voice: Richard Leigh



Richard Leigh : Seed (12) A Hundred Thousand Hopes

words Baha'u'llah / music Richard Leigh Rachel Major & Emma Lewendon (voice) Richard Leigh (voice, violin, piano, guitar)



Richard Leigh : The Earth is the Lords

Richards (2001) commission for SATB which sets Sanscrit, Christian & Arabic texts. The recently completed Rivers has grown from this piece. Sung by members of the Northants County Youth Choir.



Richard Leigh : Myriads (2) O Son of Being!

SATB choir, Persian chant, harp, percussion, prepared piano - hiddenVoices (members of the Northants. county Youth Choir/ Mina Beint (chant) Performed 2001



Richard Leigh : Myriads (8) O Son of the Wondrous Vision!

SATB choir, Persian chant, harp, percussion, prepared piano - hiddenVoices (members of the Northants. county Youth Choir/ Mina Beint (chant) Performed 2001



Richard Leigh : Myriads (9) O Son of Spirit

SATB choir, Persian chant, harp, percussion, prepared piano - hiddenVoices (members of the Northants. county Youth Choir / Mina Beint (chant) Performed 2001



Richard Leigh : O Son of Earth!

music: Richard Leigh (1999) voices: Rachel Major, Emma Lewendon, Robert Ames. harp: Alison York first performed by Northamptonshire Baha'i Choir



Richard Leigh : Mystic Bird - O Bird of Beauty!

from CD Mystic Bird (2003) chant (Mina Beint) voice (Emma Lewendon) piano (Richard Leigh) alto flute (Nick Planas)



Richard Leigh : Hurdy-Gurdy (1)

Laride - the first movement from Hurdy-Gurdy written for 300 young string players of all abilities from beginner to advanced commissioned by NMPAT (Northants. Music & Performing Arts Trust in 2004



Richard Leigh : Hurdy-Gurdy (2)

Waltz - the 2nd movement from Hurdy-Gurdy written for 300 young string players of all abilities from beginner to advanced commissioned by NMPAT (Northants. Music & Performing Arts Trust in 2004



Richard Leigh : Hurdy-Gurdy (3)

Invocation - the 3rd movement from Hurdy-Gurdy written for 300 young string players of all abilities from beginner to advanced commissioned by NMPAT (Northants. Music & Performing Arts Trust in 2004



Richard Leigh : Hurdy-Gurdy (4)

Bourree - the 4th movement from Hurdy-Gurdy written for 300 young string players of all abilities from beginner to advanced commissioned by NMPAT (Northants. Music & Performing Arts Trust in 2004



Richard Leigh : Devina Divine (Glory Be)

Devina Divine from the 1997 Finality Jack album -Glory Be. Music: Richard Leigh. Accordion: Becky Price, Cittern: Tim Perkins, violin: Richard Leigh



Richard Leigh : Lin-lan-lone (Glory Be)

from the 1997 Finality Jack album - Glory Be. Music: Richard Leigh. Accordion: Becky Price, Cittern: Tim Perkins, violin: Richard Leigh



Richard Leigh : Han Ter Dro (Glory Be)

from the 1997 Finality Jack album Glory Be. Music: Richard Leigh. Accordion: Becky Price, Violin: Tim Perkins Violin: Richard Leigh



Richard Leigh : Thrift (Glory Be)

from the 1997 Finality Jack album Glory Be. Music Richard Leigh. Accordion: Becky Price / violins - Richard Leigh & TimPerkins



Richard Leigh : Stone of Stumbling

performed by Richard Leigh -violin, Anne Templer -percussion, Ollie Heath - didgeridoo, Kuljit Bhangra - tabla, Fleur Missaghian - violin