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Ensemble

Fine Tone

Derby Grammar School and
High School Choral Society,
heard by MIKE WHEELER

 

Derby Grammar School and Derby High School Choral Society's annual concert in Derby Cathedral this year (Derby, UK, 27 February 2010) was a mostly eighteenth century affair, with Britten's Rejoice in the Lamb to spike things up a bit. In this and Haydn's St Nicholas Mass the choir sang with fine tone and blend. The Gloria of the Haydn had a nicely fresh, vigorous feel...

Copyright © 23 March 2010 Mike Wheeler,
Derby UK

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DERBY CATHEDRAL

DERBY

UNITED KINGDOM

EIGHTEENTH CENTURY

BENJAMIN BRITTEN

FRANZ JOSEPH HAYDN

WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART

DOMENICO CIMAROSA

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