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Gramophone Nomination

For Bergen Philharmonic's Grieg album, congratulations!

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Engineer Required

Interested in joining our technical staff?

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Doric String Quartet 

Doric Quartet feature on the cover of the Strad

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We are hiring!

We are looking for a Sales, Marketing & PR Manager

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100th anniversary of RAF

Some of the finest RAF bands on one album to celebrate

Listen here

Ilic: Reicha Rediscovered

Episode 3 is out now!

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Chart success!

Rodney Bennett's Orchestral Works Vol. 2 is at #2 (July 13)

See the full list here

Happy Birthday Neeme!

Happy Birthday to the wonderful Neeme Jarvi! 

Check out his discography here

Allan Clayton: RPS winner

Allan wins RPS 2018 Singer award - congratulations!

Order his new album here

Apple Music Curator

Hear new playlists, remember classics, discover new music.

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Juno Award Nominees

Congratulations to our Juno Award Nominees

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Grammy Award Winners

Congratulations to distributed labels on Grammy wins

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BBC Music Magazine Awards

[Orchestral Award nomination]

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"...This is a beautifully constructed programme , sung with consummate assurance and self-effacing artistry.
Choral & Song Choice
 
Performance *****      Recording *****
 
"...This is a beautifully constructed programme , sung with consummate assurance and self-effacing artistry.
Terry Blain - BBC Music magazine - November 2017
Recording of the Month
 
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"... A stunning achievement."
Recording of the Month
 
Performance *****     Recording *****
 
"... A stunning achievement."
Michael Church - BBC Music magazine - August 2018
Choral & Song Choice
 
Performance *****      Recording *****
 
"Some performances grip you from the outset, and this St John's College recording of Vaughan Williams's Mass in G minor is one of them... The Mass's sense of gentle spirituality is tellingly registered... this new St John's College CD is formidably attractive."
Choral & Song Choice
 
Performance *****      Recording *****
 
"Some performances grip you from the outset, and this St John's College recording of Vaughan Williams's Mass in G minor is one of them... The Mass's sense of gentle spirituality is tellingly registered... this new St John's College CD is formidably attractive."
Terry Blain - BBC Music magazine - July 2018

“… The playing here is exemplary in its rhythmic precision and detail, with all those tricky brass and woodwind solos finely honed and dexterously done.”

“… The playing here is exemplary in its rhythmic precision and detail, with all those tricky brass and woodwind solos finely honed and dexterously done.”

Tim Ashley – Gramophone magazine – August 2018

“… Under Chandler, the playing, vibrant yet polished to perfection, is superb.”

“… Under Chandler, the playing, vibrant yet polished to perfection, is superb.”

Stephen Pettitt – The Sunday Times (Culture magazine) – 12 August 2018

Diapason D’or

Diapason D’or

Francois Laurent – Diapason magazine (France) – July-August 2018
"... Sensitive playing throughout." ***
"... Sensitive playing throughout." ***
Freya Parr - BBC Music magazine (Brief Notes Section) - September 2018
"Narrated snapshots of Rachmaninov's life based on letters, diaries and contemporary accounts are interspersed with Parham's soulful playing. Henry Goodman captivates."****
"Narrated snapshots of Rachmaninov's life based on letters, diaries and contemporary accounts are interspersed with Parham's soulful playing. Henry Goodman captivates."****
Oliver Condy – BBC Music magazine (Brief Notes section) – September 2018
"Music by mother and son Viardots is programmed to lovely effect here. There's virtuosity in Paul's Introduction et Caprice, and lyricism in Pauline's Six Morceaux" ****
"Music by mother and son Viardots is programmed to lovely effect here. There's virtuosity in Paul's Introduction et Caprice, and lyricism in Pauline's Six Morceaux" ****
Rebecca Franks - BBC Music magazine (Brief Notes section) - September 2018
"Recorded live in Nov 2017, this is a beautifully detailed, sweeping performance. Soprano Julia Kleiter is superb in the final movement." ****
"Recorded live in Nov 2017, this is a beautifully detailed, sweeping performance. Soprano Julia Kleiter is superb in the final movement." ****
Oliver Condy – BBC Music magazine (Brief Notes section) – September 2018
"The concept behind this set of organ works is its best feature: a set of compositions inspired by five women from history. Cinematic soundscapes and clever interpretations." ***
"The concept behind this set of organ works is its best feature: a set of compositions inspired by five women from history. Cinematic soundscapes and clever interpretations." ***
Freya Parr - BBC Music magazine (Brief Notes Section) - September 2018
"Goode powers ahead with this Bach series on the organ of Trinity College, Cambridge. Vol. 8 contains a thrilling performance of the great 'Wedge' Prelude and Fugue, BWV 548." *****
"Goode powers ahead with this Bach series on the organ of Trinity College, Cambridge. Vol. 8 contains a thrilling performance of the great 'Wedge' Prelude and Fugue, BWV 548." *****
Oliver Condy – BBC Music magazine (Brief Notes section) – September 2018
"Vyacheslav Artyomov's one-movement symphony is the atmospheric centre-piece of this disc - the layering of sounds is hypnotic and the effect is powerful." **** 
"Vyacheslav Artyomov's one-movement symphony is the atmospheric centre-piece of this disc - the layering of sounds is hypnotic and the effect is powerful." **** 
Freya Parr - BBC Music magazine (Brief Notes Section) - September 2018
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"... affectionate insights ..."
Performance ****          Recording ****
 
"... affectionate insights ..."
Paul Riley – BBC Music magazine – September 2018
Performance ****      Recording *****
Performance ****      Recording *****
Martin Cotton - BBC Music Magazine - September 2018
Performance ****          Recording *****
 
"... The performances are perfectly poised, the recording faultless."
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"... The performances are perfectly poised, the recording faultless."
Michael Beek - BBC Music magazine - September 2018

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