Song of the day: The Swingle Singers – "A Boy And A Girl"

February 24, 2013


The Swingle Singers – “A Boy And A Girl (2011)

I haven’t been heard singing that mesmerising since the last time I played Le Mystère des Voix Bulgares:

Or hearing Kathleen Battle singing a couple of the greatest tunes ever written:

HandelAcis and Galatea: “Oh, didst thou know . . . As when the dove” (1990)
(Kathleen Battle, soprano; Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, conducted by Sir Neville Marriner)


Here’s the chap who wrote “A Boy And A Girl”: