Review of “Sanctus” in Petersfield

Review of “Sanctus” in Petersfield

Dedication to authenticity – Review by Fi Alsop, The News, Portsmouth In the programme notes for their concert Sanctus, the Renaissance Choir describe themselves as  ‘ambitious and friendly’. Both characteristics were much in evidence as they delivered a...
Review: Karen – a treasure among pianists

Review: Karen – a treasure among pianists

Review of our “Into the Light” concert at St Peter’s Church, Petersfield on 25 October 2014: “Karen – a treasure among pianists” This was the Emsworth-based Renaissance Choir’s concert but the individual star was that treasure among pianists,...
Review: Music for Voices and Trumpet

Review: Music for Voices and Trumpet

At the concert at the Church of the Holy Spirit, Southsea, on 19 July 2014 Scottish composer James MacMillan was adroit in tailoring the trumpet part in his 2010 setting of In Splendoribus Sanctorum, allowing trumpeter Fraser Tannock to create a deliberate and potent...
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