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Caption: The King's Singers
The King's Singers 

Virtuoso Voices: Funders - King’s Singers (The Highs and Lows)

From: Listener Directed Productions, Inc.
Series: Virtuoso Voices(tm): Funders
Length: :24

For your Fundraising campaign, King's Singer member David Hurley and former member Stephen Connolly talk about the way your listeners' contributions support all the notes they hear on their Public Radio station. Use this 24 second clip as a fundraising message during your classical music fundraising programming. Scroll down to read the Suggested Host Outro and a transcript.

Kings_singers_small Use this Funder Spot during your Classical Music Fundraising, but especially before or after playing any King's Singers recording.  See recording suggestions below.

FUNDER TRANSCRIPT
DAVID:  "It’s Fundraising time.  I’m David Hurley from the King's Singers, and I represent the high voices...

STEPHEN:  and I'm Stephen Connolly, and I hold up the Bass end of the King's Singers.

DAVID: With your contribution to your Public Radio station, you’re supporting the high notes...

STEPHEN: the low notes...

DAVID: ...and all of the notes in between.

STEPHEN: Please call or go online, and thank you from all of us in the King's Singers."

SUGGESTED LIVE HOST OUTRO
Please call (insert station phone number), or make your contribution online at (insert station web address).  Like the King’s Singers, you support the high notes and the low notes.  You also support the fast and slow notes – and everything else that’s noteworthy on (insert station name).  Please call or go online, and thank you.

Music suggestions:  Suitable for almost any KS’ CD, including “From The Heart” which contains new and recent works/arrangements by Leonard Cohen (“Hallelujah”), Patricia van Ness, Graham Lack, John Brunning and Sinead Lohan (Signum U.K. 177); Romance du Soir (Signum U.K. 147); “You are the New Day” (Simple Gifts Signum U.K. 121 & 502; EMI 14587); “Madrigal History Tour” (EMI 85714).  Numerous options are available at arkivmusic.com.

(To download a .txt file of this suggested copy, look under the "Additional Files" for this piece.)

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WHAT IS VIRTUOSO VOICES?

Virtuoso Voices(tm) is an interview clip service for classical music stations, presenting today's preeminent classical music performers, conductors and composers talking in 15 to 35 second sound bites.

These topical and evergreen clips enable announcers to bring an additional insider's perspective to the music they introduce and play on their shifts.

Virtuoso Voices(tm) is also Public Radio's primary source for classical music fundraising messages.

VIRTUOSO VOICES

"Classical Music's Virtuosos Want a Word with Your Listeners."

Virtuoso Voices is a trademark of Listener Directed Productions, Inc.

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Piece Description

Use this Funder Spot during your Classical Music Fundraising, but especially before or after playing any King's Singers recording.  See recording suggestions below.

FUNDER TRANSCRIPT
DAVID:  "It’s Fundraising time.  I’m David Hurley from the King's Singers, and I represent the high voices...

STEPHEN:  and I'm Stephen Connolly, and I hold up the Bass end of the King's Singers.

DAVID: With your contribution to your Public Radio station, you’re supporting the high notes...

STEPHEN: the low notes...

DAVID: ...and all of the notes in between.

STEPHEN: Please call or go online, and thank you from all of us in the King's Singers."

SUGGESTED LIVE HOST OUTRO
Please call (insert station phone number), or make your contribution online at (insert station web address).  Like the King’s Singers, you support the high notes and the low notes.  You also support the fast and slow notes – and everything else that’s noteworthy on (insert station name).  Please call or go online, and thank you.

Music suggestions:  Suitable for almost any KS’ CD, including “From The Heart” which contains new and recent works/arrangements by Leonard Cohen (“Hallelujah”), Patricia van Ness, Graham Lack, John Brunning and Sinead Lohan (Signum U.K. 177); Romance du Soir (Signum U.K. 147); “You are the New Day” (Simple Gifts Signum U.K. 121 & 502; EMI 14587); “Madrigal History Tour” (EMI 85714).  Numerous options are available at arkivmusic.com.

(To download a .txt file of this suggested copy, look under the "Additional Files" for this piece.)

*****************************************

WHAT IS VIRTUOSO VOICES?

Virtuoso Voices(tm) is an interview clip service for classical music stations, presenting today's preeminent classical music performers, conductors and composers talking in 15 to 35 second sound bites.

These topical and evergreen clips enable announcers to bring an additional insider's perspective to the music they introduce and play on their shifts.

Virtuoso Voices(tm) is also Public Radio's primary source for classical music fundraising messages.

VIRTUOSO VOICES

"Classical Music's Virtuosos Want a Word with Your Listeners."

Virtuoso Voices is a trademark of Listener Directed Productions, Inc.

Additional Files

Related Website

www.virtuosovoices.org