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David Rosborough is a native of the Vancouver area, British Columbia.  During his childhood, he studied piano, voice and violin, and holds ARCTs in Voice Performance and Piano Performance.  He performs regularly around Metro Vancouver as a baritone soloist, and is currently a member of the Vancouver Cantata Singers.  He is also highly involved in local theatre, as a musical director, vocal coach and producer, including shows such as Fiddler on the Roof, The Music Man, Bye Bye Birdie, and The Last 5 Years.  David has been a teacher for over a decade, and can be found teaching choir and biology at Pacific Academy in Surrey, BC.  David currently resides in Aldergrove, with his wife Marianne and daughters Katie and Becca.

In Flanders Fields

by David Rosborough

SATB a cappella    –    CP 1869   – duration 2:30
SSAA a cappella    –    CP 1870   – duration 2:30
TTBB a cappella    –    CP 1871   – duration 2:30

John McCrae’s famous poem – written in 1915 – has been set by composers many times. David’s creation goes straight to the heart with a lovely marriage between music and text. Choirs at all levels of ability will love to convey this truth in such a fitting musical way. Sweet spot vocal registers and intuitive voice leading make this a quality choice.

Missa Brevis

by David Rosborough

SATB a cappella    –    CP 1431   – 4:35
Do you appreciate music that is of high calibre – attractive to the finest choirs – yet is accessible to high school and community choirs? Composer David has a firm grip on reality. This music is designed to make any choir sound great. 1)Kyrie  2) Sanctus  3) Agnus Dei  – all in 4 minutes and 30 seconds.  This music is written with intuitive voice leading and sweet spot vocal registers