Featured Artists: The Choir of Jesus College, Cambridge, Richard Pinel, Director, Jordan Wong and Dewi Rees, Piano
Company: The Choir of Jesus College, Cambridge
“Exquisite blend and shape” – The Sunday Times
“A gorgeous performance” – John Rutter
Five Stars – BBC Music Magazine
The Choir of Jesus College Cambridge, directed by Richard Pinel, has gained an international reputation for its music-making, based on performances around the globe, broadcasts, highly praised recordings and regular services in the College’s beautiful and ancient chapel. They regularly perform with world-renowned orchestras and soloists, and are proud of their ongoing educational projects both in the UK and in Sri Lanka and India.
Richard Pinel has been director of Jesus College Choir since January 2017. Prior to that he was organist at Windsor Castle and enjoys an international reputation as an organ recitalist.
Choral Connections celebrates the ways in which singing and choral music brings together people from all backgrounds, cultures, religions and societies. The rich tradition of British choral music will be showcased and complemented by music from around the world, particularly South Africa, in an interesting and varied programme.
Choristers: The Choir of Jesus College, Cambridge
Director: Richard Pinel
Piano: Jordan Wong and Dewi Rees