Choir of St John's College, Cambridge

Harvey Choral works

Choir of St John's College, Cambridge

Harvey Missa Brevis & other choral works

Choir of St John’s College, Cambridge/Andrew Nethsingha; Edward Picton-Turbervill (organ)
Signum Records SIGCD456

Reviewed August 2016

While deeply committed to all that was new in European music in the second half of the 20th century, Jonathan Harvey was also essentially English. This fine collection of choral works, sung in an exemplary manner by the Choir of St John’s College, Cambridge, is a reminder of this aspect of Harvey’s music and his ever-present quest for the spiritual.

Audio clip: The Annunciation