Choral Gems from the Renaissance

I am greatly looking forward to conducting the excellent chamber choir, the Choir of the 21st Century (who do not restrict themselves to 21st century repertoire, but were founded in the year 2000!) in a programme of glorious 15th to 17th Century repertoire, including...
St Matthew Passion

St Matthew Passion

Having been given a vocal score as a Confirmation present fifteen years ago, it was especially exciting to have the chance to direct Bach’s monumental┬áSt Matthew Passion on Palm Sunday this year. We were lucky enough to benefit from Nick Mulroy’s...
In Flanders Fields

In Flanders Fields

I had the privilege and pleasure of directing the premiere of Gareth Treseder’s evocative cantata In Flanders Fields – settings of WW1 poetry by John McCrae, Wilfrid Owen and others. Eltham Choral Society were on terrific form, as was baritone soloist...
Westminster Abbey on New Year’s Day 2017

Westminster Abbey on New Year’s Day 2017

It was terrific to direct the Choir of St Mary’s, Wimbledon, for the three services in Westminster Abbey on New Year’s Day. We sang Stanford’s Te Deum in B Flat, Britten’s┬áJubilate in C, Byrd’s Four Part Mass, Howells’ Collegium...