Winchester College Chapel Choir

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’s Requiem “Musical Education at it’s best” (Adrian Green)

The origins of our latest recording with Winchester college chapel choir. September 2017 by Adrian Green Performing Mozart’s Requiem at my secondary school was one of the highlights of my musical education. Unfortunately, it’s something few teenagers have the opportunity [...]

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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 – “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 – “Highly professional” (Cathedral Music Magazine)

Stanford: Choral Music (CR027) Review by Cathedral Music Magazine Listen and buy on Convivium Records Most readers are surely aware that this is no ordinary school choir. The treble line is supplied by the quiristers, boys who are educated at [...]

Stanford: Choral Music – “Winchester College Chapel Choir stand comparison with any cathedral choir” (Cross Rhythms)

Stanford: Choral Music (CR027) Review by Cross Rhythms Listen and buy on Convivium Records Charles Villiers Stanford (1852-1924) was a prolific and popular composer within the Anglican choral tradition and the chances are that if you have any sort of [...]