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Arvo Pärt: Choral works from 1963-2012 / Stephen Layton, Polyphony
Arvo Pärt: Choral works from 1963-2012 / Stephen Layton, Polyphony

1 CD / Hyperion / 2014-10-14

Works: Arvo Pärt: Peace Upon You, Jerusalem, for chorus; Morning Star, for chorus; The Woman with the Alabaster Box; The Deer's Cry, for chorus; Virgencita, for chorus; Solfeggio; Zwei Beter (Two Petit...
Conductors: Layton, Stephen
Ensemble: Polyphony (Vocal Ensemble)

Stephen Layton and Polyphony have a special relationship with the music of Arvo Pärt. The extraordinary purity of Polyphony's singing is the perfect vehicle for...continue...
Recording information: All Hallows, Gospel Oak, London (08/01/2013-08/03/2013)....continue...
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Essential Tavener / Nicola Benedetti, Stephen Layton, Natalie Clein, Andrew Litton
Essential Tavener / Nicola Benedetti, Stephen Layton, Natalie Clein, Andrew Litton

1 CD / Decca / 2014-02-11

Works: John Tavener: The Lamb "Little Lamb, who made thee?"; The Tyger, for chorus; Song for Athene; The Mother of God, for chorus; The Protecting Veil; Today the Virgin, for chorus; A Hymn to the Mother of...
Performers: Benedetti, Nicola; Clein, Natalie; Grice, Ian le; Rupp, Andrew; Vivian, James
Conductors: Layton, Stephen; Toms, Mikel; Litton, Andrew
Ensemble: ; Choir of the Temple Church; English Chamber Orchestra; Holst Singers; London Philharmonic Orchestra

The death of Sir John Tavener, one of the most popular British composers of recent times, has touched the hearts and minds of many. This...continue...
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Handel Chandos Anthems: I Will Magnify Thee - As Pants the Hart - O Come, let us sing unto the Lord etc. / Susan Gritton, Iestyn Davies
Handel Chandos Anthems: I Will Magnify Thee - As Pants the Hart - O Come, let us sing unto the Lord etc. / Susan Gritton, Iestyn Davies

1 CD / Hyperion / 2013-07-09

Works: George Frederick Handel: Chandos Anthem no 8 in A, "O Come Let Us Sing Unto the Lord", HWV 253; Chandos Anthem no 6 in E minor, "As Pants the Hart", HWV 251b; I will magnify thee, anthem, HWV 250a
Conductors: Layton, Stephen
Ensemble: ; Choir of Trinity College Cambridge

Handel's beautiful, intimate settings of liturgical texts written for the First Duke of Chandos are among his less well-known choral works. With this second volume...continue...
Recording information: Trinity College Chapel, Cambridge (07/22/2012-07/24/2012)....continue...
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Herbet Howells: Requiem / Choir of Trinity College, Cambridge - Layton
Herbet Howells: Requiem / Choir of Trinity College, Cambridge - Layton

1 CD / Hyperion / 2012-04-10

Works: Herbert Howells: Hymn for St Cecilia, for chorus; Salve Regina, for chorus; Gloucester Service; Take him, earth, for cherishing; Magnificat and Nunc dimittis "St Paul's"; Requiem; All my hope on God ...
Performers: Bland, Simon [Organ]; Cole, Jeremy; Partridge, Hannah
Conductors: Layton, Stephen
Ensemble: ; Choir of Trinity College Cambridge

Herbert Howells was acutely sensitive to the transience of life, having witnessed the loss of friends and contemporaries in the First World War and encountered...continue...
Recording information: Lady Chapel of Ely Catedral and Lincoln Cathedral (07/01/2011-07/06/2011)....continue...
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Poulenc a capella choral works: Half Monk; Half Rascal / Stephen Layton
Poulenc a capella choral works: Half Monk; Half Rascal / Stephen Layton

1 CD / OUR Recordings / 2012-03-27

Works: Francis Poulenc: Sept chansons, for chorus, FP 81; Petites prières (4) de Saint François d'Assise; Ave verum corpus; Un soir de neige, chamber cantata for 6 voices (or chorus), FP 126; ...
Performers: Lykke, Emil; Riis, Adam
Conductors: Layton, Stephen
Ensemble: ; Danish National Vocal Ensemble

Stephen Layton and the Danish National Vocal Ensemble put together a program representing both Francis Poulenc's secular and sacred choral music. He was a man...continue...
Recording information: Garnison's Church, Copenhagen (2008-08-25_2008-08-28&2009-)....continue...
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The British Composers Guide to Britain
The British Composers Guide to Britain

2 CD / Warner Classics / 2011-08-23

Works: Eric Coates: Knightsbridge March; London Suite; Edward Elgar: Cockaigne (In London Town), concert overture, Op. 40; Severn Suite, Op. 87; Caractacus, Op. 35; Percy Grainger: Handel in the Strand; Bri...
Performers: Adni, Daniel [Piano]; Baker, Janet, Dame [Mezzo-soprano Vocal]; Barrueco, Manuel [Guitar]; Bayl, Benjamin; Bell, David [Organ]; Benson, Garth; Bostridge, Ian; Brannigan, Owen; Bullard, Thomas; Harvey...
Conductors: Groves, Charles, Sir; Barbirolli, John; del Mar, Norman; Ord, Boris; Previn, Andre; Layton, Stephen; Cleobury, Stephen; Ledger, Philip [Organ]; Gibson, Alexander, Sir; Bishop, Christopher; Irving, Ro...
Ensemble: ; London Music Group; Polyphony (Vocal Ensemble)

This bright and breezy guide takes us in 50 stops from London, round Essex and East Anglia, up to Scotland, then - via Wales and...continue...
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Beyond all Mortal Dreams: American a Cappella / Choir of Trinity College
Beyond all Mortal Dreams: American a Cappella / Choir of Trinity College

1 CD / Hyperion / 2011-07-12

Works: Rene Clausen: Tonight, Eternity Alone; Steven Stucky: Motets (3) in memoriam Thomas Tallis, for chorus; Ola Gjeilo: Sanctus, for chorus; Phoenix, for chorus; Frank Ferko: Hildegard Triptych, for chor...
Performers: Dayan, Ruby; Partridge, Hannah; Walker, Margaret; Williams, Laurence [Bass vocals]
Conductors: Layton, Stephen
Ensemble: ; Choir of Trinity College, Cambridge

On Beyond All Mortal Dreams, Stephen Layton and his acclaimed Trinity College Choir perform a magnificent selection of American a cappella choral works. The recording...continue...
Recording information: Chapel of Trinity College, Cambridge (07/02/2010-07/05/2010)....continue...
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Gloria!
Gloria!

2 CD / HBDirect Imports / 2011-05-10

Works: George Frederick Handel: Coronation Anthem; Messiah, HWV 56, Oratorio; Antonio Vivaldi: Gloria in D, RV 589; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Mass in C minor, K. 427 "Grosse Messe"; Vesperae solennes de conf...
Performers: Bott, Catherine [Soprano Vocals]; Byram-Wigfield, Timothy [Organ]; Constable, John [Keyboards]; Farnes, Richard [Conductor]; Goode, David; Hopkinson, Thomas; Humphreys, George; Jones, Della; Pinnock,...
Conductors: Preston, Simon; Marriner, Sir Neville; Davis, Colin; Hill, David; Higginbottom, Edward; Layton, Stephen; Phillips, Daniel [Choral]; Darlington, Stephen; Cleobury, Stephen; Rutter, John; Lole, Simon; ...
Ensemble: ; Academy of Ancient Music (UK); Capricorn (Ensemble); The English Concert
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Ikon II / Stephen Layton
Ikon II / Stephen Layton

1 CD / Hyperion / 2010-10-12

Works: Nikolai Golovanov: Otche Nash (Our Father), for choir; Pavel Chesnokov: Salvation Is Created (Spaséñiye sodélal), for choir, Op. 25/5; Let my prayer arise (Da ispravitsa molitva moya),...
Conductors: Layton, Stephen

In 1997, The Holst Singers and Stephen Layton produced a disc that immediately became a cult classic and a best-seller. Ikon, a selection of great...continue...
Recording information: All Hallows, Gospel Oak, London (01/08/2010-01/11/2010)....continue...
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John Rutter: Requiem
John Rutter: Requiem

1 CD / Hyperion / 2010-10-12

Works: John Rutter: Requiem; Hymn to the Creator of Light; God be in my head; A Gaelic Blessing; Cantate Domino; Open Thou Mine Eyes, for chorus; A Prayer of St. Patrick for chorus; A Choral Fanfare; Birthd...
Performers: Crabtree, Libby; Mannion, Rosa
Conductors: Layton, Stephen

In celebration of their thirtieth birthday, Hyperion is re-issuing thirty landmark titles from the back catalogue at mid-price. These discs include benchmark recordings of great...continue...
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Eric Whitacre: Cloudburst and Other Choral Works
Eric Whitacre: Cloudburst and Other Choral Works

1 CD / Hyperion / 2010-10-12

Works: Eric Whitacre: I thank You God for most this amazing day, for soprano & chorus; I hide myself, for chorus; Sleep; i will wade out, for chorus; Go, lovely Rose, for chorus; When David Heard; Hope, Fai...
Performers: Betteridge, Stephen; Fowler, Fran; Heath, Alice; Millett, Robert; Redman, Eva; Rennie, Suzanna
Conductors: Layton, Stephen

In celebration of their thirtieth birthday, Hyperion is re-issuing thirty landmark titles from the back catalogue at mid-price. These discs include benchmark recordings of great...continue...
Recording information: Temple Church, London (01/03/2005-01/05/2005)....continue...
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Briggs: Mass for Notre Dame
Briggs: Mass for Notre Dame

1 CD / Hyperion / 2010-06-08

Works: David Briggs: Introït, improvisation for organ; Messe pour Notre-Dame, for chorus & organ; Offertoire, improvisation for organ; Ubi caritas et amor, motet for chorus; Élévation, improv...
Performers: Briggs, David
Conductors: Layton, Stephen

Organist and composer David Briggs studied with Jean Langlais in Paris and was profoundly influenced by the playing of Pierre Cochereau, Organist Titulaire at Notre...continue...
Recording information: Gloucester Cathedral, Gloucester, England (07/08/2009-07/10/2009)....continue...
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Baltic Exchange
Baltic Exchange

1 CD / Hyperion / 2010-02-09

Works: Ugis Praulins: Missa Rigensis, for chorus; Laudibus in sanctis, for chorus; Maija Einfelde: A cycle of Fricis Barda poems, for chorus; Urmas Sisask: Benedictio, for 8 part chorus; Vytautas Miskinis: ...
Conductors: Layton, Stephen

With choral music at the heart of musical life in the Baltics, it is not surprising that the medium has been a central preoccupation for...continue...
Recording information: Lady Chapel Of Ely Cathedral (08/04/2008-08/06/2008)....continue...
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Martinu: Choral Works / Layton, Netherlands Chamber Choir
Martinu: Choral Works / Layton, Netherlands Chamber Choir

1 CD / Globe / 2009-09-01

Works: Bohuslav Martinu: Czech Madrigals (8), H 278; Songs (4) of the Virgin, H 235; Madrigals (4) for chorus, H. 380; Brigand Songs (10), H 361; Dandelion Romance, H 364
Performers: Koele, Heleen
Conductors: Layton, Stephen
Ensemble: Netherlands Chamber Choir

Bohuslav Martinu's musical career led him from his native Czechoslovakia to France and the United States. His output was prodigious and diverse, and while he...continue...
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Handel: Chandos Anthems / Kirkby, Gilchrist, Layton, Academy of Ancient Music
Handel: Chandos Anthems / Kirkby, Gilchrist, Layton, Academy of Ancient Music

1 CD / Hyperion / 2009-05-12

Works: George Frederick Handel: Chandos Anthem no 9 in E flat, "O Praise the Lord With One Consent", HWV 254; Chandos Anthem no 11 in B flat major, "Let God Arise", HWV 256; Chandos Anthem no 7 in G, "My So...
Performers: Davies, Neal [Bass-Baritone Vocal]; Gilchrist, James [Tenor Vocal]; Kirkby, Emma
Conductors: Layton, Stephen
Ensemble: Academy of Ancient Music

The legendary Emma Kirkby, tenor James Gilchrist and Trinity College Choir Cambridge demonstrate the very best Handelian singing England has to offer....continue...
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Handel: Dettingen Te Deum, Zadok the Priest, Organ Concerto no 14 / Layton, Choir of Trinity College Cambridge, et al
Handel: Dettingen Te Deum, Zadok the Priest, Organ Concerto no 14 / Layton, Choir of Trinity College Cambridge, et al

1 CD / Hyperion / 2008-06-10

Works: George Frederick Handel: Te Deum in D major, HWV 283 "Dettingen"; Organ Concerto in A major (no 14), HWV 296a; Coronation Anthem
Performers: Davies, Neal [Bass-Baritone Vocal]; Firth, Robin; Lowrey, Christopher; Marlow, Richard
Conductors: Layton, Stephen
Ensemble: Academy of Ancient Music; Cambridge Trinity College Choir

The Choir of Trinity College, Cambridge, is one of Britain's great mixed choirs. Under its new director, the mercurial Stephen Layton, it has reached new...continue...
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Poulenc: Gloria & Motets / Layton, Gritton, Polyphony, et al
Poulenc: Gloria & Motets / Layton, Gritton, Polyphony, et al

1 CD / Hyperion / 2008-03-11

Works: Francis Poulenc: Gloria in G major; Salve Regina; Quatre motets pour un temps de pénitence, for chorus, FP 97; Quatre motets pour le temps de Noël, for chorus, FP 152; Exultate Deo
Performers: Gritton, Susan
Conductors: Layton, Stephen
Ensemble: Cambridge Trinity College Choir

Stephen Layton and Polyphony continue to blaze a trail as dazzling interpreters of a wide range of choral music. Here they turn to some of...continue...
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Lauridsen: Nocturnes / Layton, Polyphony, Britten Sinfonia
Lauridsen: Nocturnes / Layton, Polyphony, Britten Sinfonia

1 CD / Hyperion / 2007-02-13

Works: Morten Lauridsen: Mid-Winter Songs, for chorus & orchestra; Les chansons des roses; I will lift up mine eyes, for choir; O come, let us sing unto the Lord, for chorus; Ave dulcissima Maria, for choru...
Performers: Lauridsen, Morten; Lumsden, Andrew; Sinfonia, Britten
Conductors: Layton, Stephen
Ensemble: Britten Sinfonia

"This is a superb disc on every count. The music is excellent and it's superbly performed. Moreover the performances have been captured in splendid sound......continue...
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Villette: Choral Music / Layton, Vivian, Holst Singers
Villette: Choral Music / Layton, Vivian, Holst Singers

1 CD / Hyperion / 2006-04-11

Works: Pierre Villette: O sacrum convivium; Hymne à la Vierge, Op 24; Attende, Domine; Notre Pere d'aix, for chorus, Op. 75; Inviolata, for chorus, Op. 66; Tu es Petrus, for chorus, Op. 29; O quam su...
Performers: Cooper, Katy; Vivian, James
Conductors: Layton, Stephen

This pioneering new recording - a showcase for the virtuoso talents of the Holst Singers - presents all fifteen of Pierre Villette's unaccompanied choral works...continue...
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Whitacre: Cloudburst, etc / Layton, Polyphony
Whitacre: Cloudburst, etc / Layton, Polyphony

1 CD / Hyperion / 2006-02-14

Works: Eric Whitacre: Songs of Faith (3); Flower Songs (3); Sleep; When David Heard; Cloudburst; This Marriage; Water Night (version for chorus); A boy and a girl; Her sacred spirit soars; Lux Aurumque
Performers: Betteridge, Stephen; Fowler, Fran; Heath, Alice; Millett, Robert; Redman, Eva
Conductors: Layton, Stephen
Ensemble: Lady Eleanor Holles School pupils; Polyphony

"This is the work of a significant composer whose artistic talent is genuine and whose success so far has come entirely from the quality, originality,...continue...
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O magnum misterium - Twentieth-Century Carols / Polyphony
O magnum misterium - Twentieth-Century Carols / Polyphony

1 CD / Hyperion / 2005-11-08

Works: Sarum Chant: O radix Iesse; O magnum misterium; Ave Maria; Hodie Christus natus est; Puer natus est nobis; Reges Tharsis; Verbum caro factum est; Peter Wishart: Carols (3), Op. 17; Herbert Howells: C...
Conductors: Layton, Stephen
Ensemble: Polyphony

'Polyphony is superb ... the most completely recommendable new issue for Christmas I've found so far' (The Independent on Sunday)

'A gloriously sung collection ... captures...continue...
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Tavener: Schuon Hymnen, etc / Layton, Polyphony
Tavener: Schuon Hymnen, etc / Layton, Polyphony

1 Super Audio CD / Hyperion / 2005-05-10

Works: John Tavener: Birthday Sleep, for chorus; Butterfly Dreams, for chorus; The Second Coming, for chorus & organ; Schuon Hymnen, for chorus; As one who has slept, for chorus; The Bridal Chamber, for 2 c...
Performers: Bowers-Broadbent, Christopher
Conductors: Layton, Stephen
Ensemble: Polyphony

"Tavener finds devoted interpreters in Polyphony... some of the most beautiful choral singing you could ever hope to hear." - BBC Music Magazine...continue...
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Lauridsen: Lux Aeterna, etc / Layton, Polyphony, et al
Lauridsen: Lux Aeterna, etc / Layton, Polyphony, et al

1 CD / Hyperion / 2005-02-08

Works: Morten Lauridsen: Lux aeterna; Madrigali, 6 Fire Songs on Italian Renaissance poems, for chorus; Ave Maria, for chorus; Ubi Caritas et Amor; O magnum mysterium
Conductors: Layton, Stephen
Ensemble: Britten Sinfonia; Polyphony

"The smooth and sensual beauty of Lauridsen's writing comes in part from his study of plainchant and the Renaissance masters. The same influences inform his...continue...
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Tavener: Schuon Hymnen, etc / Layton, Polyphony
Tavener: Schuon Hymnen, etc / Layton, Polyphony

1 CD / Hyperion / 2004-10-12

Works: John Tavener: Birthday Sleep, for chorus; Butterfly Dreams, for chorus; The Second Coming, for chorus & organ; Schuon Hymnen, for chorus; As one who has slept, for chorus; The Bridal Chamber, for 2 c...
Performers: Bowers-Broadbent, Christopher
Conductors: Layton, Stephen
Ensemble: Polyphony

"I've praised Stephen Layton's Polyphony extravagantly in at least five of their recent recordings, and this one gives me no reason to alter my very...continue...
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This Have I Done For My True Love - Holst: Partsongs
This Have I Done For My True Love - Holst: Partsongs

1 CD / Hyperion / 2004-09-14

Works: Gustav Holst: Ave Maria, Op. 9b/H 49; Of one that is so fair, for SATB & chorus, Op. 34/3, H. 130; Carols (2) for chorus, oboe & cello, H. 91; Old English Carols (4), for chorus & piano, Op. 20b, H. ...
Performers: Davies, Jeremy; Davies, Justine; Farrell, Jane; Head, Christopher; Henderson, David; Henderson, Elizabeth; Lee, William Lyon; Loeb, Jessica; Marsh, John; McMaster-Christie, Amos; Parker, Ruth; Simmon...
Conductors: Layton, Stephen
Ensemble: Holst Singers

'Fascinating... The Holst Singers cover themselves in distinction. A gem' (CDReview)

'A real joy to listen through without interruption' (Gramophone)...continue...
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Tavener - The John Tavener Collection
Tavener - The John Tavener Collection

1 CD / Decca Imports / 2003-11-11

Works: John Tavener: Song for Athene; Today the Virgin, for chorus; The Tyger, for chorus; The Lamb "Little Lamb, who made thee?"; The Protecting Veil; The Veil of the Temple; Funeral Ikos, for chorus; Thri...
Performers: Clein, Natalie; Grice, Ian le; Rupp, Andrew; Vivian, James
Conductors: Layton, Stephen
Ensemble: English Chamber Orchestra; Holst Singers; Temple Church Choir

The John Tavener Collection is a tribute to one of the most influential contemporary British composers, and featuring new recordings of his most popular choral...continue...
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Walton: Coronation Te Deum, etc / Layton, Polyphony, et al
Walton: Coronation Te Deum, etc / Layton, Polyphony, et al

1 CD / Hyperion / 2002-07-01

Works: William Walton: A Queen's Fanfare, for brass; Coronation Te Deum, for soloists, chorus, organ & orchestra; A Litany; The Twelve, anthem for chorus & organ; Set me as a seal upon thine heart; Magnific...
Performers: Vivian, James
Conductors: Layton, Stephen
Ensemble: Wallace Collection (Brass Ensemble)

"Sound quality is truly spectacular. Texts and program notes are up to Hyperion's usual high standard. This sterling collection should win Walton's choral music many...continue...
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Rutter: Gloria and Other Sacred Music / Layton, et al
Rutter: Gloria and Other Sacred Music / Layton, et al

1 CD / Hyperion / 2001-06-01

Works: John Rutter: Gloria; Come Down, O Love divine, for chorus; Lord, Make Me an Instrument of Thy Peace for chorus & orchestra; To everything there is a season, for chorus; I my Best-Beloved's am, for a ...
Performers: Lumsden, Andrew
Conductors: Layton, Stephen
Ensemble: Wallace Collection (Brass Ensemble)

In a magnificent rendering of the Gloria, choir, organ and brass make a powerfully dramatic impact richly enhanced by the splendidly reverberant Winchester Cathedral acoustic...Elsewhere,...continue...
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Pärt: Berliner Mass, Magnificat Antiphons, etc / Layton, etc
Pärt: Berliner Mass, Magnificat Antiphons, etc / Layton, etc

1 CD / Hyperion / 1998-06-09

Works: Arvo Pärt: Berliner Messe, for SATB chorus or soloists & organ; The Beatitudes, for chorus & organ; Annum per Annum; Magnificat; Magnificat Antiphons (7), for chorus; De profundis
Performers: Lucas, Andrew
Conductors: Layton, Stephen
Ensemble: Polyphony

'A landmark recording. Go and buy it' (Choir & Organ)

'Outstandingly good on each front: clarity, balance, intonation, timbre, dynamic and textural control and, perhaps...continue...
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Rutter: Requiem / Layton, Polyphony, Bournemouth Sinfonietta
Rutter: Requiem / Layton, Polyphony, Bournemouth Sinfonietta

1 CD / Hyperion / 1997-07-01

Works: John Rutter: Requiem; Hymn to the Creator of Light; God be in my head; A Gaelic Blessing; Psalmfest, choir & organ (or orchestra, or charmber orchestra & organ); Open Thou Mine Eyes, for chorus; A Pr...
Performers: Crabtree, Libby; Handy, Lionel; Knight, Andrew; Mannion, Rosa; Nelson, Howard
Conductors: Layton, Stephen
Ensemble: Bournemouth Sinfonietta; Polyphony (Vocal Ensemble)

"John Rutter (b.1945) writes music in an eminently listenable, conservative, and restrained style...[The Requiem] should appeal to anyone who finds the Faure and/or Durufle Requiems...continue...
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Ikon / James Bowman, Stephen Layton, Holst Singers
Ikon / James Bowman, Stephen Layton, Holst Singers

1 CD / Hyperion / 1997-06-01

Works: Georgy Sviridov: Choral Pieces (3) on Tolstoy's "Tsar Fyodor Ioanovich"; Songs of Troubled Times, for chorus; Alexander Grechaninov: Second Liturgy of St. John Chrysostom, Op. 29; Viktor Kalinnikov: ...
Performers: Bowman, James [Countertenor Vocal]; Singers, Holst
Conductors: Layton, Stephen
Ensemble: Holst Singers

"The most interesting discovery to be made on this anthology is Sviridov's choral music, both sacred and profane. A Russian nineteenth-centrury ancestry is audible in...continue...
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