It’s a sensible enough question, and one that every composer is asked – yet none of us has a good answer.
Does anyone know of anyone researching the benefits of chorister training?
I am immensely the richer for having been David’s student, assistant, and friend.
So here you are – the answers to my 12 Christmas Quiz questions – some of them quite tricky!
Welcome to my 2019 Christmas Quiz! There will be a new question every day from 1-12 December.
A fond farewell to church music’s only knight, an honour he so richly deserved. Nunc dimittis, Stephen.
The wheel of fashion needs a spin to rediscover music as the newest and brightest idea in education.
Thoughts on the anniversary of the death of Italian composer Francesco Durante (1684-1755).
A new orchestral version of Howells’s perhaps most renowned Magnificat.
Memories of singing Haydn’s The Creation for the first time.