Bridging the Divide is honoured to let all of you know that Gregg Kofi Brown has joined our project.
Gregg will sing the lead vocals on our new upcoming release ' Lady of Ndangane' Gregg has been a member of the world class
African pioneers OSIBISA for over 34 years and has travelled all over the world promoting the music of Ghana. Recent years has seen Gregg Kofi Brown & Osibisa support Santana
on his European tour, play the prestigious Byron Bay Blues Festival and make several tours to India .
Gregg has performed with Sting, Amadou & Mariam, Damon Albarn’s African Express, Billy Cobham, Lauryn Hill, Youssou Ndour, amongst a lot
On Monday 18 September we will release our new single 'Torino' worldwide digitally. 'Torino' is a compelling narrative about rejection and the pain caused by it. The song is sung by the English top soprano Caroline Clarke.
Caroline is an experienced session singer who has also sung with the BBC Singers, RSVP Voices and Conventus in concerts and recordings.
Her operatic roles have included performances as Tosca (Tosca) for Heritage Opera, Fiordiligi (Cosi fan Tutte) for Opera UK and Birmingham Chamber Orchestra, Clorinda (La Cenerentola) and Adina (Donizetti's L'elisir d'amore) for Vox Lirika, Queen of the Night (Magic Flute) for British Youth Opera and Surrey Opera, Gilda (cover) and Countess Ceprano (Rigoletto) for Heritage Opera, Adèle (Die Fledermaus) for Steyning Music Society, Tatyana (Eugene Onegin) for Birmingham Chamber Orchestra, Jane (The Three Wayfarers) for Opera Anywhere and the Lace Seller (Death in Venice) in the Aldeburgh Festival - a role she went on to perform at the Bregenz Festival in Austria, where she also appeared as the ZDF Director and Airport Officer in Benedict Mason's Playing Away.
As a concert performer Caroline has sung in venues including Birmingham Symphony Hall, Royal Albert Hall, Cadogan Hall, Queen Elizabeth Hall and St John's, Smith Square and has sung in live performances on Radio 3. She has performed as a soloist for choirs and orchestras in venues across Europe, highlights being Mozart's Exsultate, Jubilate, Schubert's Magnificat, Handel's Messiah, Vivaldi's Gloria, Brahms' Requiem, Wagner's Wesendonck Lieder, Rachmaninov's Vocalise and Mahler's Symphony No. 4.
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Bridging the Divide recorded the drum tracks for the long anticipated new track : 'Lady of Ndangane' . The track features another lead vocal from Ayreon vocalist Jan-Willem Ketelaers
Bridging the Divide is proud to announce that Paul Burgess has joined the project for this recording.
Paul is best know as the drummer of British rock legends 10cc. Paul is also known for his work with Jethro Tull ,Camel, Magna Carta, Joan Armatrading, Alvin Stardust, Icicle Works and so forth.
On Lady of Ndangane Paul wil be reunited with his old friend and Camel colleague Ton Scherpenzeel
We recorded @ Studio Houdoe , Borculo the Netherlands
with sound engineer Mike Manders.
We are proud and gratefull to learn from the best
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