Decca Records has today announced the release of the official album of the royal wedding ceremony of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle.
Recorded live at St. George's Chapel at Windsor Castle on the 19th of May, with conductor Christopher Warren-Green and members of the BBC National Orchestra of Wales, the English Chamber Orchestra and the Philharmonia, the disc features solo performances by soprano Elin Manahan Thomas, trumpeter David Blackadder and cellist, VC Young Artist Sheku Kanneh-Mason.
"Decca is hugely honoured to have been involved in recording this remarkable day ... the choices of music, and the artists involved, were of the highest quality and will now be available for everyone around the world to listen back to, again and again ...” Decca Records President, Rebecca Allen has said.
“It was such an awesome moment ... just really incredible to perform for Prince Harry and Meghan at their wedding ..." VC Young Artist Sheku Kanneh-Mason has said.
"The atmosphere was amazing and I’m proud to have played a small part in the celebrations ... it’s a day I will remember for the rest of my life,” he has said.
Decca Records has indicated a donation will be made for every album sold to the charitable efforts of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry.
The Royal Wedding - The Official Album |CD|
Christopher Warren-Green, Conductor
Release Date: May 25, 2018