Winchester College Chapel Choir

  • 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 [...]

  • 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 [...]

  • Dan Locklair Gloria

Dan Locklair: Gloria – “Finely crafted and highly effective” ★★★ (Planet Hugill)

Locklair: Gloria (CR033) Review by Robert Hugill Listen and buy now on Convivium Records Dan Locklair is one of those American composers who have generated quite a strong reputation in the USA but seem to be under-represented in the [...]

  • Dan Locklair Gloria

Dan Locklair: Gloria – “A personal and expressive response to the texts, being set with care, vision and with faith” (Cross Rhythms)

Dan Locklair: Gloria (CR033) Review by Cross Rhythms Listen and buy now on Convivium Records This CD brings together pieces composed with texts that come from across the liturgical year by the American composer Dan Locklair (born 1949) and [...]

  • 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

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

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 [...]