Church Music Quarterly

Church Music Quarterly

Church Music Quarterly (CMQ) is the RSCM magazine, published in March, June, September and December of each year. It is available exclusively to Members and Friends of the RSCM. CMQ offers expert advice, information, news and inspiration to around 40,000 [...]

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  • Plainsong

Plainsong: The Echo of Angels – “Well executed & Beautifully sung” (Church Music Quarterly)

Plainsong: The Echo of Angels (CR025) Review by Church Music Quarterly Listen and buy on Convivium Records This disc presents some of the best-loved and most exquisite plainsong melodies in various guises, including: a cappella, with organ accompaniment, and woven [...]

  • Hodie! Contemporary Christmas Carols

Hodie! Contemporary Christmas Carols – “Genuinely impressive”, “Essential listening” ★★★ (Church Music Quarterly)

Hodie! Contemporary Christmas Carols (CR024) Review by Church Music Quarterly Listen and buy on Convivium Records Music is clearly an important part of the life of The Portsmouth Grammar School, given the standards of performance achieved on this disc – [...]

  • Fauré Requiem

Fauré: Requiem – “Sung with fine control” (Church Music Quarterly)

Fauré: Requiem (CR016) Review by Church Music Quarterly Listen and buy on Convivium Records This recording represents Fauré’s music-loved Requiem in an arrangement for string quintet and organ by Michael Higgins. The vocal score associated with this arrangement, published by [...]

  • Music For Seafarers

Music for Seafarers – “The choral sound is young, vibrant and energetic” (Church Music Quarterly)

Music for Seafarers (CR010) Review by Church Music Quarterly Listen and buy on Convivium Records They that go down to the sea in ships begins this CD, not the Sumsion setting but Grayston Ives. So begins a sequence of maritime anthems [...]