Recorded Live from their spiritual home of King’s College Chapel, Cambridge, The King’s Singers present an album of festive Christmas music, blending ancient and modern works with traditional favourites and new arrangements.
The disc also features A Thanksgiving by former King’s Singer Bob Chilcott, which is performed here alongside the National Youth Chamber Choir of Great Britain.
★★★★ As usual with this eternally-renewing 49-year old ensemble, the technique is impeccable – The Times
Absolutely draws you in… the group has thought so seriously about how to make its distinctive sound work for each piece – Gramophone
The King’s Singers are as alluring as ever – The Sunday Times
The King’s Singers in particularly fresh, spontaneous fettle – BBC Music Magazine
A gorgeous setting of a thanksgiving text by St Richard of Chichester… lifts the disc into the realm of the slightly special – Music Web International
This is mostly a commendably serious, brilliantly performed live recital… The King’s Singers current incarnation are in fine vocal fettle – The Arts Desk