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Tenebrae’s Tallis ‘Lamentations of Jeremiah’ chosen for BBC Radio 3 ‘Building a Library’

31 March 2018

Alongside Tenebrae’s recordings of Fauré Requiem and the Bruckner Motets, the choir’s recording of Tallis’s Lamentations of Jeremiah has been selected for BBC Radio 3’s ‘Building a Library’ series. Alexandra Coghlan described it as “the most technically beautiful recording”. Tenebrae’s Medieval Chant and Tallis Lamentations album is available to purchase on CD or digital download via our… continued


‘A Walk with Ivor Gurney’ Appeal Launch

8 March 2018

Donate Here We need your help to support Tenebrae’s next recording project – A Walk with Ivor Gurney – for release on Signum Classics. This exciting project also features the Aurora Orchestra, Dame Sarah Connolly (mezzo soprano) and Simon Callow (narrator). About the Recording A Walk with Ivor Gurney is a piece by Judith Bingham… continued


Tenebrae and BBCSO recording released – Symphonic Psalms and Prayers

5 February 2018

Tenebrae’s latest recording with the BBC Symphony Orchestra is now available for purchase. This recording includes iconic works by American and American émigré composers: Bernstein, Schoenberg, Stravinsky and Zemlinsky, highlighting the richness and variety of American twentieth-century music. The Financial Times wrote: “The is how the Symphony of Psalms always ought to sound – as flawless as… continued


Tenebrae’s Bruckner motets are BBC Radio 3’s recommended recordings

2 December 2017

In addition to Tenebrae’s Fauré Requiem, the choir’s versions of Bruckner’s motets are the recommended recordings for the BBC Radio 3 ‘Building a Library’. Jonathan Freeman-Attwood (Principal, Royal Academy of Music) said: “Nigel Short and his outstanding singers take more time than anyone to get under the bonnet of each [Bruckner] motet. Their journeys of… continued


Tenebrae Fauré Requiem is BBC Radio 3 record of choice

4 July 2016

Tenebrae’s recording of the Fauré Requiem paired with Bach Partita no.2 in D minor and a selection of Bach chorales has been named Richard Morrison’s BBC Radio 3 Building a Library recommendation. Broadcast on Saturday 2nd July at 9am, Morrison described Tenebrae’s 2012 recording with the London Symphony Orchestra Chamber Ensemble as “an ideal balance between… continued


Nigel conducts Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment

22 January 2016

Classically trained boy soprano Aksel Rykkvin recorded his first solo album with Signum Records in early January, accompanied by the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment and under the baton of Tenebrae Artistic Director, Nigel Short. Captured in St. Augustine’s Church in Kilburn, the disc will feature a selection of baroque and classical arias and… continued