The Sixteen

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The Sixteen: A Choral Odyssey review – an inspired journey through music and history
The Sixteen excel in choral gems from Purcell to Pärt, with Simon Russell Beale the ideal guide

Fiona Maddocks

05, Dec, 2020 @12:30 PM

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Holst: The Cloud Messenger review – ravishing late romanticism
Choir of King’s College, London, Strand Ensemble/ Fort
(Delphian)

Fiona Maddocks

02, May, 2020 @11:00 AM

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The Sixteen/Britten Sinfonia review – MacMillan's mysticism misses its mark
There was impeccable singing and playing, but James MacMillan’s substantial new works disappointed

Erica Jeal

16, Oct, 2019 @10:01 AM

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Home listening: Scriabin, Chopin and Liszt piano works
New releases from Chen Yunjie and Mariam Batsashvili; and Radio 3 in Edinburgh

Fiona Maddocks

18, Aug, 2019 @7:00 AM

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Home listening: Les Arts Florissants and the Sixteen hit 40
Les Arts Florissants and the Sixteen celebrate in fine style. Plus, tales from the riverbank with Petroc Trelawny

Fiona Maddocks

12, May, 2019 @7:00 AM

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The week in classical: Symphony Orchestra of India/ Dalal; Vienna Philharmonic/ Fischer; the Sixteen – review
It’s still early days for India’s first and only professional orchestra, while the Vienna Philharmonic is the epitome of tradition

Fiona Maddocks

24, Feb, 2019 @8:00 AM

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The Sixteen at Christmas review – thought-provoking and never predictable
Harry Christophers’ ensemble’s seasonal programme spans medieval times to the present in a beautifully curated collection of music

Rian Evans

10, Dec, 2018 @6:30 PM

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Home listening: the Tallis Scholars, the Sixteen, the Marian Consort and more
Fine new releases showcase two sides of Josquin and host of British choral music. Plus, a thrilling Verdi Requiem

Fiona Maddocks

04, Nov, 2018 @8:00 AM

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The week in classical: The Sixteen; La Serenissima review – autumnal balm
Two ensembles showcasing Cornysh, Britten and Caldara mixed simple and sumptuous to magical effect

Stephen Pritchard

16, Sep, 2018 @6:00 AM

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The Sixteen at Christmas review – festive treats served with finesse
Harry Christophers and his choir wove familiar Christmas favourites, brand-new carols and challenging earlier works into a seamless and convincing whole

Andrew Clements

18, Dec, 2017 @12:52 PM

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The best carol services this Christmas – from the Sixteen to Ore Oduba
See Grimethorpe Brass Band on home turf, Opus Anglicanum at Wells Cathedral, hop aboard for carols on the South Devon Railway, or sing along with the Strictly champ and City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra

Sara Mohr-Pietsch

02, Dec, 2017 @6:00 AM

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James MacMillan: Stabat mater CD review – profoundly moving
The Sixteen, Britten Sinfonia/Christophers
(Coro)

Stephen Pritchard

12, Mar, 2017 @7:10 AM

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