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“They jubilantly let us enjoy their own enthusiasm” Concerto Review

GOTHIC VOICES – THE DUFAY SPECTACLE – CONCERTO 01 October 2018 Concerto – Reinhard Kreichbaum Translation: There are covers that captivate the eye even before you insert the CD into the drive. Likewise with the ‘Dufay Spectacle’, having just been ‘unleashed’ by the ensemble Gothic Voices….

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“Another fantastic album by the group” Scherzo Review

GOTHIC VOICES – THE DUFAY SPECTACLE – SCHERZO 01 September 2018 Scherzo Urko Sangroniz Translation: Imagine a banquet on New Year’s Day, in an indeterminate city in northern Italy, probably at the end of the 15th century. The celebration, therefore, is two-fold in nature, honouring…

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Recording Sessions in Boxgrove

It is great to be back in Boxgrove again recording our next CD for Linn Records. It really is the perfect place to sing medieval music, and feels like our recording home.  

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Concert Review from AMUZ Festival Antwerp

“An exemplary performance” Review by Andrew Benson-Wilson Laus Polyphoniae 2018 1618 / BEFORE Antwerp, Belgium. 16-20 August. Maria, Stella Maris Gothic Voices Sint-Andrieskerk The late-night concert was Maria, Stella Maris given by the four singers of Gothic Voices (Catherine King, mezzo, Steven Harrold, Julian Podger, and Stephen Charlesworth)in the Sint-Andrieskerk. Bearing…

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Gothic Voices “A Dazzling Comeback”

Here’s another great review, from Res Musica, of the Dufay Spectacle 10 August 2018 Res Musica Charlotte Saulneron Translation: In the 90s, under Christopher Page, Gothic Voices reigned supreme in the Early Music scene thanks to their their programming and original interpretations. The Dufay Spectacle seems…

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5 Star Review from De Volkskrant

Another fantastic review: De Volkskrant Gothic Voices: The Dufay Spectacle is a varied musical banquet. Linn. 5 Stars  * * * * * Translation: Gothic Voices, with its almost forty years of existence, is one of the most esteemed early music ensembles, but has always renewed…

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A truly magnificent bouquet of flowers – BR Klassik Review

The reviews are rolling in… and all so positive “Gothic Voices present us with a truly magnificent bouquet of flowers here”… GOTHIC VOICES – THE DUFAY SPECTACLE – BR KLASSIK 03 June 2018 Detlef Krenge Translation: Thematically structured CD programmes can certainly be problematic. Not…

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5* Review and Album of the Month

Another fantastic ★★★★★ review AND ‘Album of the Month’ from iClassical: “This is medieval music at its finest…don’t hesitate to add this to your music collection.” Evocative Dufay from Gothic Voices 27th June 2018 The Dufay Spectacle Gothic Voices There was a time when Gothic Voices…

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ZDF Video Documentary from Dundalk, Ireland

See the Gaol in Dundalk in this 2 minute documentary for ZDF Television. It’s reporting on the Louth Contemporary Music Society’s weekend and the prestigious Belmont Prize awarded to its director Eamonn Quinn.

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Fantastic Guardian review for Louth concert

“The exquisite Gothic Voices built new music out of old” Book of Hours review – The Guardian – Louth Contemporary Music Society   Kate Molleson  Mon 25 Jun 2018 11.23 EDT  Link to Guardian online A medieval Book of Hours was an intimate thing, personalised prayers decorated in gold leaf…

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