Top Adiemus Albums
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Vocalise
Vocalise
[2003]
Adiemus Live
Adiemus Live
[2001]
Adiemus IV - The Eternal Knot
Adiemus IV - The Eternal Knot
[2000]
Essential
Essential
[1999]
Adiemus III - Dances of Time
Adiemus III - Dances of Time
[1998]
Songs of Sanctuary
Songs of Sanctuary
[1997]
Related Information for Adiemus
Adiemus consists of the Welsh composer Karl Jenkins and his Finnish "Adiemus Singers".The session singer Miriam Stockley performed the vocal parts on the first four albums. Additional vocals were provided by Mary Carewe on all but Dances of Time, which saw the introduction of the Finnish Adiemus Singers (who would later reappear on Vocalise). Extra vocals and the chorus effects were created by overdubbing multitracked recordings of the singers (in some cases up to forty times) and varying the speed of the tape. Stockley was described by Jenkins as central to the Adiemus project due to her range and intonation, however for reasons that remain unclear she was not re-engaged for Vocalise.The Songs of Sanct... read more