Striking Howells from Andrew Nethsingha

Listen to a clip from A Sequence for St Michael here



A Sequence for St Michael; By the Waters of Babylon; A Spotless Rose; Gloucester Service; Psalm 142; A Grace for 10 Downing Street; One Thing Have I Desired; Like as the Hart; Collegium Sancti Johannis Cantabrigiense; Salve Regina; Te Deum (Collegium Regale)

Choir of St John’s College, Cambridge/Andrew Nethsingha; *Paul Whelan (baritone), *David Adams (violin), *Alice Neary (cello)

Chandos CHAN 10587 75:33 mins

‘Here the emotion of the music feelingly and unapologetically wells upward to the surface, making raw and immediate the spiritual impetus of Howells’s writing’ Terry Blain

Audio clip: Howells: A Sequence for St Michael

A full review plus star ratings is published in our April 2010 issue