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Nicolas Rimmer (organ), Elin Manahan Thomas (soprano)
Choir of Clare College Cambridge, City of London Sinfonia, Timothy Brown
Naxos continues its conquest of Cambridge's college choirs and finds that from Clare College on excellent form. I suspect this will be one of those Naxos recordings that sells by the ten thousand... — More…
Polyphony, City of London Sinfonia & Wallace Collection, Stephen Layton
This superb disc contains a balanced cross- section of Rutter's sacred choral music, spanning over a quarter century and featuring several first recordings. Rutter's stylistic hallmarks are all... — More…
Tom Winpenny (organ), Mike Allen (trumpet), Elizabeth Cragg (soprano), Pascal Charbonneau (tenor)
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, St Albans Cathedral Choir and Abbey Girls Choir, Andrew Lucas
‘O be joyful in the Lord’ sets the tone: the bright, chattering orchestration and chirpy syncopations are quintessential Rutter, and the rousingly fresh-toned response of the St Albans singers... — More…
with ROSA MANNION soprano
Polyphony, Bournemouth Sinfonietta, Stephen Layton
Here is music finely crafted, written with love for the art and an especial care for choral sound.
It's melodious without being commonplace, harmonically rich without being sticky, modern in... — More…
Christopher D. Lewis (harpsichord), with John McMurtery (flute)
West Side Chamber Orchestra, Kevin Mallon
Typically adventurous, Naxos programmes Rutter's pastoral prettiness with Glass's insistent dancing patterns and Francaix's lissom, quirky lyricism. — More…
Carleton Etherington (organ)
Tewkesbury Abbey Schola Cantorum, Benjamin Nicholas (director)
Even when Rutter's very obviously in crowd-pleasing mode...the vernal freshness of the Tewkesbury boys' voices strips off the cloying patina more knowing, self-conscious adult voices often add... — More…
Angharad Gruffydd-Jones (soprano) & Jeremy Huw Williams (baritone)
Choir of Clare College Cambridge, Timothy Brown
Choirs love to sing Rutter's music, audiences love to hear it and, if reviewers are lukewarm, the record/ticket-buying public compensates with effective demonstrations of its enthusiasm.
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