The Choir of Jesus College Cambridge present this album of sacred works which follows events in the Church calendar. From Ash Wednesday, through to the final feast of the year – Trinity, the recording features works by Bryd, Purcell, Casals, Elgar, Stanford, Britten, Tallis and James MacMillan, all directed by Mark Williams.
★★★★★ Bairstow’s The Lamentation is interpreted with marvellous subtlety here – Choir & Organ
Brooding and refined – The Telegraph
Fresh, engaging performances of works spanning the church year, from a choir moving swiftly up the Oxbridge pecking order. The Rorem and MacMillan pieces get especially fine performances – BBC Music Magazine