'Absolutely outstanding' - Deo reviewed on BBC Radio 3

Posted on: 18 July 2016

BBC Radio 3 presenter Andrew McGregor pronounced the Choir's recently released collection of music by Jonathan Harvey, "absolutely outstanding" on his BBC Radio 3 programme on Saturday 16 July.

The programme also played a track from the disc, Harvey's Nunc Dimittis and went on to describe the “staggeringly accurate and polished performances” as “stunningly theatrical”.

 

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  • Responses: Tomkins (Peterhouse)
  • Psalm 109 (omit vv. 5-19) (Banrby, Hylton Stewart)
  • Stanford in B flat
  • MacMillan: O give thanks unto the Lord
  • Hymns 341, 461 (tune: Corvedale)
  • Preacher: Professor Deborah Howard - Professors Professing: The Human search for God - Architecture
  • Voluntary: Allegro Maestoso (Sonata in G) - Elgar
Choral singing comes no better

Fiona Maddocks, The Observer