John Rutter: Gloria, Magnificat, Te Deum

Podcast: John Rutter talks to Edward Seckerson about his new choral release

In this exclusive audio podcast Rutter talks to Edward Seckerson about how a confirmed agnostic became immersed in a world of churches and choral paeans of praise. He recalls his gentle childhood, his doodlings at an old upright piano which … Read More →

WACHNER Complete Choral Music Vol 1

Podcast: The Choral Music of Julian Wachner

A feature interview with American choral composer Julian Wachner, to go with the release of the first Naxos CD of his choral music, part of the Naxos American Classics series. Besides his work as a composer, he is also Music … Read More →


Podcast: Spotless Rose – Hymns to the Virgin Mary

In 2008 the Phoenix Chorale won a Grammy Award for the newest recording. This podcast looks at their brand new recording of Hymns to the Virgin Mary. The interesting thing about this CD is that all of the music was … Read More →

Podcast: Vaughan Williams’ Hodie

A podcast introduction to the Christmas Cantata “Hodie”, composed when English composer Ralph Vaughan Williams was in his 80’s. Vaughan Williams was one of the best English composers of the 20th century, known equally for his symphonies, choral works, and … Read More →