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The angel Gabriel on the BBC

April 14, 2022 4:22 pm Published by Comments Off on The angel Gabriel on the BBC

John’s arrangement of the well-known Basque carol ‘Gabriel’s Message’ or ‘The angel Gabriel’ was broadcast on the BBC late last... View Article


New work on Bandcamp

March 6, 2022 1:06 pm Published by Comments Off on New work on Bandcamp

John’s music is now available on Bandcamp under the moniker ‘Polymodal’. The first release, Sacred Sketches, features works from John’s... View Article


Over the Moon, online

November 24, 2021 4:11 pm Published by Comments Off on Over the Moon, online

Following their concert at Église Notre Dame du Sacré-Coeur  in Brussels earlier this month, SWARA Vocal Ensemble have posted a... View Article


Requiem

November 3, 2021 8:10 pm Published by Comments Off on Requiem

The Elysian Singers are giving a performance of John’s setting of Ivor Gurney’s ‘Requiem’. The concert is part of the... View Article


Over the Moon

November 3, 2021 7:52 pm Published by Comments Off on Over the Moon

Brussels-based vocal ensemble Swara are giving two performance’s of John’s folk-inflected a cappella song ‘Over the Moon’, which tells the... View Article


Stabat Mater: world premiere

August 18, 2021 6:55 pm Published by Comments Off on Stabat Mater: world premiere

In 2019, John wrote a setting of ‘Stabat Mater Speciosa’, a 15th-Century hymn which is a joyful and passionate meditation... View Article


Music for Lay Clerks

July 21, 2021 4:22 pm Published by Comments Off on Music for Lay Clerks

John’s new collection of sacred choral pieces for lay clerks, choral scholars and other small vocal ensembles is set to... View Article


The angel Gabriel: new recording

July 10, 2021 5:04 pm Published by Comments Off on The angel Gabriel: new recording

‘Gabriel’s Message’ (or ‘The angel Gabriel’) is a beautiful old Basque folk carol dating back to medieval times. John’s arrangement... View Article


The Lord hath spoken (Psalm 50)

July 6, 2021 1:08 pm Published by Comments Off on The Lord hath spoken (Psalm 50)

John’s setting of Psalm 50 ‘The Lord hath spoken’ was the opening motet for Choral Evensong at Holy Sepulchre, London... View Article