After an astonishing year which saw her nominated for two BRIT Awards(British Female Solo Artist and British Breakthrough Act),shortlisted for the Mercury prize and receiving a nomination for the Album Award at the recent Ivor Novello Awards, Laura Mvula returns with a new recording of her Top Ten debut album, ‘Sing To The Moon’.
Recorded at London’s legendary Abbey Road Studios with the Dutch Metropole Orkest (the largest full-time orchestra of it’s kind in the world) and led by conductor Jules Buckley, the album contains new arrangements of all twelve tracks on the original version.
Described as “The voice of 2013” by The Evening Standard, the singer-songwriter’s music fuses orchestral soul, poetic lyrics and thrilling harmonies. Her voice, layered with velvety lushness, is a one-woman symphony - a match made in heaven for the power and talent of the 52 strong orchestra. These new arrangements send Laura’s ambitious and stunning debut to new heights, paying tribute to her classical training
Since announcing the release of her debut EP back in November 2012, Laura has been picking up critical acclaim and support from some of the biggest tastemakers out there. Laura's unique sound has entranced critics, leading to her album being hailed as “One of the most striking and original debuts from any British artist in many a year.” by the Telegraph.
Title: Laura Mvula With Metropole Orkest Conducted By Jules Buckley At Abbey Road Studios
Release Date: 08 Aug 2014
Artist: Laura Mvula
Catalogue No: 88843098102
Disc Count: 1
Transfer Format: Compact Disc
Video Format: Pop
Primary Audio: 88843098102
Subtitles: Sony Music