Margaret Rizza

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 [...]

Sarum Voices

Sarum Voices was born out of necessity when a visiting choir failed to arrive at Salisbury Cathedral. Such fun was had on their first outing that other performance opportunities were sought, and the choir has now recorded numerous CDs (notably Juxta Crucem [...]

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Rizza: The Celtic Collection – “Rizza’s music has a pleasing melodic facility which makes for attractive listening” (Planet Hugill)

The Celtic Collection by Margaret Rizza (CR038) Review by Planet Hugill Listen and buy on Convivium Records This is the second collection of Margaret Rizza’s music on Convivium Records, produced in collaboration with the Royal Schools of Church Music (RSCM); [...]

  • The Celtic Collection

Rizza: The Celtic Collection – “Excellent committed performances” (MusicWeb International)

The Celtic Collection by Margaret Rizza (CR038) Review by MusicWeb International Listen and buy on Convivium Records It is not always perfectly clear what is meant by describing something as ‘Celtic’. Scholars have questioned whether the term is an appropriate [...]

2018-09-02T06:48:14+00:0015th April, 2017|Tags: , , , |
  • 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 [...]