The debut album in the Walk Upon England series, In A South Downs Way, has reached No. 1 on the first week of its release. Featuring compositions by Damian Montagu and spoken word segments by Hugh Bonneville, the record was recently released on Decca Records.
String arrangements and piano performances on the album are by Contour Chromatic composer Robert Sword.
You can find the album on iTunes at http://po.st/SouthDownsONOSiT or on Amazon at http://po.st/SouthDownsONOSAmz.
Contour Chromatic composer Robert Sword has created string arrangements and recorded piano for Damian Montagu's upcoming classical album, In A South Downs Way. The first single from the album, The Path Towards Tomorrow, was produced and arranged by Damian and musical collaborator Stewart Prosser, and reached no. 1 in the classical charts on both iTunes and Amazon after being featured on Desert Island Discs on BBC Radio 4.
The album, which also features spoken word segments by actor Hugh Bonneville, will be released on Decca Records on June 17th. Watch the preview video, featuring Hugh Bonneville (and Rob's hands) below.