Not our words, but those of composer John Rutter, describing a recent performance of Lauridsen's "Sure on a shining night". Similarly, international soprano Susan Gritton, listening to the English Arts Chorale sing the Rachmaninov "Vespers," spoke enthusastically of "a very special sound." The Chorale's distinctive sound has delighted audiences at home and abroad.
What Our Audience Say
Outstanding young soloists are accompanied by London-standard orchestral playing by the English Arts Orchestra. Recent violin soloists have included Savitri Grier (above) and Thomas Gould, both brilliant players. Audiences talk of "fresh performances from a young orchestra," "orchestra first rate", and "orchestra were fabulous!" One particularly telling comment said "I would have been pleased to hear this performance in any of the major London concert halls." READ MORE >
Come and join us for the day and explore the music of living composers under the baton of Ralph Allwood. Formerly Director of Music at Eton College Ralph is now a freelance choral director. He is the Director of the Eton Choral Courses for young musicians, which he founded in 1980. READ MORE >