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Claire Booth (soprano), Patricia Bardon (mezzo-soprano), Nicky Spence (tenor) & Andrew Matthews-Owen (piano)
All three singers are very good, particularly Spence, but the star of [the] show is Matthews-Owen. So much of the effectiveness of these songs lies in Dove's inventive piano writing with its... — More…
Omar Ebrahim (baritone), Hyacinth Nicholls (mezzo-soprano), Darren Abrahams (tenor), James Laing (counter-tenor), Kevin West (tenor), Maureen Brathwaite (soprano), Karina Lucas (mezzo-soprano) & Rodney Clarke (baritone)
The Young Vic, David Charles Abell
...the vocal style is in Dove's recognisable voice and listener-friendly mode...fluent and memorably lyrical. As a musical dramatist, one of Dove's strengths is that he knows when to let the... — More…
Hallé, Hallé Children's Choir, BBC Symphony Orchestra, Sir Mark Elder, Josep Pons
Master of musical pragmatism, Jonathan Dove is also capable of thinking on a large scale…and A Brief History of Creation (2016) marries accessibility with ambition to an effective degree…As a... — More…
Christopher Cromar (piano)
Convivium Singers, Neil Ferris
[The Passing of the Year] is beautifully conceived music soaring to a glorious, bright climax in this fine performance by the 30-voice Convivium Singers...Who Killed Cock Robin?, by contrast,... — More…