Christopher Watson

  • Dan Locklair Gloria

Gloria – “Deserves wider international recognition” ★★★ (Choir & Organ)

Gloria - Dan Locklair (CR033) Review by Choir & Organ Listen and buy on Convivium Records Still best known outside America for the piece played at Ronald Reagan’s funeral, Dan Locklair deserves wider international recognition. The selection here rather buries [...]

  • A Multitude of Voices

A Multitude of Voices – “Sospiri delivered it with exquisite simplicity and unforced grace” ★★★★ (Choir & Organ)

A Multitude of Voices (CR026) Review by Choir & Organ Listen and buy on Convivium Records The war poetry of 1914-18 burned away grandeur in an alembic of pity. These modern settings of verse by Rupert Brooke, Edward Thomas and [...]

  • A Multitude of Voices

A Multitude of Voices – “Accomplished and well Recorded” (MusicWeb International)

A Multitude of Voices (CR026) Review by MusicWeb International Listen and buy on Convivium Records In 2013 I reviewed a fine disc by Christopher Watson and Sospiri, entitled The Lost City – Lamentations Through the Ages. I mentioned then that I had learned from [...]

  • A Multitude of Voices

A Multitude of Voices – “Fine, sympathetic performances” ★★★★ (BBC Music Magazine)

A Multitude of Voices (CR026) Review by BBC Music Magazine Listen and buy on Convivium Records The war poetry of 1914-18 burned away grandeur in an alembic of pity. These modern settings of verse by Rupert Brooke, Edward Thomas and [...]