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Wonderful Review from Swiss Radio

Hear the review of Mary Star of the Sea by Paolo Scarnecchia on RSI Switzerland Rete Due (broadcast on 30/1/17) here. And this is a translation of his introduction to it: “In accordance with the deep and inspiring motive of Marian devotion that crosses the…

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Recording of the Month – another great review

Mary Star of the Sea has just been chosen by Musicweb International for their recording of the month.  Read it in full here. “One to treasure – sheer beauty from beginning to end.” “the four outstanding singers of Gothic Voices…   sheer delight throughout…   caught to…

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Air time in Spain for Mary Star of the Sea

Mary Star of the Sea was a featured disc on RNE Clasico in Spain recently where apparently they have been playing lots of tracks.  Here is a link to some of it (we’re near the beginning around 03:00 and from 36:00) and another link here…

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Video clips in our Gallery

Have a look at the video clips from some of our December concerts on our Gallery page.      

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BBC Record Review Transcript and Link

Here’s a transcript from Christmas Eve’s BBC Radio 3 Record Review, and you can hear it until 23 January here (1hr 24min into the programme). BBC Record Review, Andrew McGregor, Saturday 24th December 2016 “First though that sequence of imaginative journeys on recent recordings I haven’t…

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Don’t Miss Record Review BBC Radio 3 on Christmas Eve

Listen out for our new CD Mary Star of the Sea on BBC Radio 3’s Record Review on Saturday morning, 24th December, Christmas Eve.  It should be on at around 10.25 am.  Buy your copy here.

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No 1 Choice – BBC Music Magazine – Christmas Events

BBC Music Magazine, December 2016 LIVE CHOICE: 20 UNMISSABLE EVENTS FOR CHRISTMAS 2016 Our pick of the best Christmas concerts and operas, plus a guide to Rimsky-Korsakov’s Christmas Eve GOTHIC VOICES Holkham Hall, Wells-next-the-Sea, Norfolk, 3 Dec Ahead of performances at the Tower of London…

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The Sunday Times – Tower of London concert

The Sunday Times, Paul Driver, December 2016 Across town, Spitalfields Music, celebrating 40 years of Festivals, launched its latest winter edition… The vocal quartet of Gothic Voices unfolded an imaginative Marian sequence of 12th – 15th century settings, with modern interpolations by Joanne Metcalf and…

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MusicWeb International Review of Mary Star of the Sea

14 October 2016 MusicWeb International Brian Wilson Medieval and contemporary works are combined in a programme of music in honour of the Virgin Mary: Mary Star of the Sea. Gothic Voices, too infrequent visitors to the recording studios since making their wonderful albums for Hyperion. The singers…

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York Press Review of our York Concert

York Early Music Christmas Festival. National Centre for Early Music, 9 December 2016 The York Press, Robert Gammon, 12 December 2016 During its 30 years, the distinguished vocal group Gothic Voices have built up quite a following. The National Centre for Early Music was full…

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