Convivium Singers

Alexander Norman

Alexander Norman is Director of Music at Holy Trinity Church, Coventry. He holds a Master of Music degree from Royal Birmingham Conservatoire, where he studied Choral Conducting with Paul Spicer. Prior to this, Alex was an undergraduate student and organ [...]

Convivium Singers

Convivium Singers is an award-winning, critically acclaimed choral ensemble, providing opportunities for young singers at the early stages of performing careers, as well as for talented musicians who have chosen not to pursue careers in music. The ensemble specialises in performing [...]

  • Officium Divinum

Officium Divinum – “Features the kind of music one might enjoy but not be able to articulate why” (Marjorie Johnston, Association of Anglican Musicians)

Officium Divinum (CR022) Review by Marjorie Johnston, The Journal of the Association of Anglican Musicians Listen and buy now on Convivium Records The music of composer Margaret Rizza is featured on this recording, which covers four periods of daily prayer: [...]

  • Officium Divinum

Rizza: Officium Divinum – “Finely shaped, flexible and beautifully focussed performances” ★★★★ (Planet Hugill)

Rizza: Officium Divinum (CR022) Review by Planet Hugill Listen and buy now on Convivium Records Conceived by the RSCM and based on Common Worship, Margaret Rizza’s music transcends its usefulness. There is a term in German, gebrauchsmusik, which translates roughly [...]

  • 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 [...]