Malcolm Archer

  • Dan Locklair Gloria

Locklair: Gloria – “Enthusiastically received by an international audience” (The American Organist)

Gloria by Dan Locklair (CR033) Review by The American Organist Listen and buy on Convivium Records Native North Carolinian Dan Locklair enjoys a position of prominence among living composers. Trained as an organist and church musician as well as a composer, [...]

2019-01-17T10:08:09+00:001st August, 2018|Tags: , , , , |
  • Malcolm Archer

Interview with Malcolm Archer on Winchester College Chapel Choir & Mozart’s Requiem (Cross Rhythms)

Tony Cummings from Cross Rhythms spoke with the director of Winchester College Chapel Choir, Malcolm Archer. January 26th 2018. Reproduced from Cross Rhythms website. Malcolm Archer has been rightly called “one of the world’s leading church musicians” and his achievements are, quite [...]

2018-08-09T03:03:28+00:0027th January, 2018|Tags: , , |
  • Mozart Requiem

Mozart: Requiem – “Lovingly prepared and presented” (Gramophone)

Mozart: Requiem (CR036) Review by Gramophone Listen and buy now on Convivium Records I fear this disc of Mozart’s valedictory masterpiece may fall into the shadow of another (rather different) recording, reviewed above. Such is the peril of taking on such [...]

  • Mozart Requiem

Mozart: Requiem – “A unique group of young singers who perform to the highest standards” (Cross Rhythms)

Mozart: Requiem (CR036) Review by Cross Rhythms Listen and buy now on Convivium Records Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791) is one of the giants of classical music and it is my considered opinion that anyone who claims to love music should [...]

2018-09-02T16:52:44+00:0022nd October, 2017|Tags: , , , , , |
  • Mozart Requiem

Mozart: Requiem – “Appealing, lively and fresh, coping with the technical demands admirably” ★★★★ (Planet Hugill)

Mozart: Requiem (CR036) Review by Robert Hugill Listen and buy now on Convivium Records This new recording of Mozart's Requiem (in the Süssmayr completion) on Convivium Records combines the young singers from Winchester College Chapel Choir with the London Mozart Players under the baton of Malcolm Archer, director of [...]

  • Dan Locklair Gloria

Locklair: Gloria – “Here is something new, American choral music recorded by English choirs” (American Record Guide)

Gloria by Dan Locklair (CR033) Review by American Record Guide Listen and buy on Convivium Records Here is something new – American choral music recorded by English choirs. Dan Locklair is a prominent composer who has written numerous works for nearly [...]

2018-09-02T06:45:51+00:0021st July, 2017|Tags: , , , , |
  • Dan Locklair Gloria

Gloria – “Deserves wider international recognition” ★★★ (Choir & Organ)

Gloria - Dan Locklair (CR033) Review by Choir & Organ Listen and buy on Convivium Records Still best known outside America for the piece played at Ronald Reagan’s funeral, Dan Locklair deserves wider international recognition. The selection here rather buries [...]

  • Stanford Choral Music

Stanford: Choral Music – “Beautiful, excellent and sometimes frightening” (MusicWeb International)

Stanford: Choral Music (CR027) Review by MusicWeb International Listen and buy on Convivium Records This new selection of anthems and canticles by Charles Villiers Stanford is thoroughly enjoyable. It includes three premiere recordings, although what these are, is not stated on [...]

  • Stanford Choral Music

Mozart: Requiem – “Appealing, lively and fresh, coping with the technical demands admirably” ★★★★ (Planet Hugill)

Stanford: Choral Music (CR027) Review by Planet Hugill Listen and buy on Convivium Records Stanford's sacred choral music has remained one of the staples of church, chapel and cathedral choirs everywhere. On this new disc from Convivium Records, Malcolm Archer (director [...]