Only Boys Aloud performing at the opening concert of the Ebbw Vale Eisteddfod in July 2010. A standing ovation and a triumph live on TV and in front of a 3000 strong audience.
Aled introduces the third of these special programmes, from the Queen Elizabeth Hall in Londons Southbank Centre, as this week we Celebrate Choirs. Our first number comes from the winners of the BBCs Last Choir Standing Competition, Only Men Aloud who sing a Barry Manilow song One Voice. Next we hear from Howard Goodall, Tim Rhys-Evans, Rosemary Smyth, Karen Gibson and David Grant who talk briefly about what singing in a choir means to them.
Aled introduces the Junior School Choir of the Year competition, which comes from the Southbank Centres Queen Elizabeth Hall. Three choirs from London, Northern Ireland and Halifax bring us two numbers each, with their performances being judged by Howard Goodall, Claire Sweeney and David Grant. Our first choir to perform is Ballyholme Primary School from Northern Ireland who sing Purify My Heart. The choir is conducted by Rosemary Smyth with Lynne McClelland on the piano. This is the choirs third attempt to win the title, will this be their year.
Aled Jones 小時候就是一位會唱歌的孩子，長大了，繼續在音樂上努力奉獻，這是他長大之後，對於音樂，尤其是合唱所做的探討與紀錄，內容精彩豐富，錄製十分精緻用心。
這是他1985年唱walking in the air 的紀錄片