The music of this recording is glorious late J.S. Bach: his maturity as a composer is evident in both the structure of the work and the subtle orchestration and contrapuntal writing of the chorales.
This popular Carols from King's album mixes some of the best-loved traditionals, including Once in Royal David’s city, with more recent repertoire such as Rutter’s rousing What Sweeter Music.
A fascinating choral programme of Christmas Music by contemporary composers from Russia and the Baltic States. This new recording contains sacred choral music by Pärt, Sviridov, Schnittke, Chesnokov and Miskinis.
Interessant is de kennismaking met de nog jonge Dimitri Tchesnokov, wiens koormuziek in de verte doet denken aan die van Eric Whitacre.