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  • The Sixteen
    recordings and guest artists discs on our own record label CORO Read More Home About Concerts Education Genesis Sixteen Shop Support The Sixteen Ltd Reg No 1930741 The Sixteen Prods Ltd Reg No 4252277 Registered Office Quadrant House 10 Fleet Street London EC4Y 1AU Follow us on Facebook Read more Twitter Read more Youtube Read more Blogger Read more Contact Us Press Access Keys Sitemap Cookies April 2016 F S

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  • Biography | The Sixteen
    presented by actor Simon Russell Beale the latest hour long programme was aired in December 2011 marking the 400th anniversary of the death of the Spanish composer Tomás Luis de Victoria The Sixteen tours throughout Europe Asia Australia and the Americas and has given regular performances at major concert halls and festivals worldwide including the Barbican London The Bridgewater Hall Manchester Cité de la musique Paris Concertgebouw Amsterdam and Sydney Opera House Festival appearances include the BBC Proms Hong Kong Wellington Granada Lucerne Edinburgh Istanbul Prague Bremen La Chaise Dieu and Salzburg Over 100 recordings reflect The Sixteen s quality in a range of work spanning the music of 500 years winning many awards including the coveted Gramophone Award for Early Music and the prestigious Classical Brit Award for Renaissance which was recorded as part of the group s contract with Universal Classics and Jazz In 2009 The Sixteen was given the accolade of the Classic FM Gramophone Artist of the Year as well as Best Baroque Vocal for its recording of Handel s Coronation Anthems Since 2001 The Sixteen has been building its own record label CORO which has released over 120 titles to date Bringing together live concerts and recording plans has allowed The Sixteen to develop a glittering catalogue of releases containing music from the Renaissance and Baroque through to great works of our time Recent releases include Handel s Saul and further volumes in both the Palestrina and Monteverdi series Handel s Jephtha and Monteverdi s Vespers of 1610 are due for release this autumn In 2011 the group launched Genesis Sixteen a new training programme for young singers Aimed at 18 to 23 year olds this is the UK s first fully funded choral programme for young singers designed specifically to bridge the gap from

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  • Meet the singers | The Sixteen
    was your debut gig with The Sixteen I am trying to Read More Sally Dunkley Soprano What do you do to relax in your spare time Try to keep in contact with Read More Kirsty Hopkins Soprano What is your favourite Sixteen anecdote That would be telling Read More Alexandra Kidgell Soprano What is your favourite Sixteen anecdote I m not sure I should go Read More Charlotte Mobbs Soprano What is your favourite Sixteen anecdote There are so many it is hard Read More David Clegg Countertenor What is your favourite Sixteen anecdote One of the stories that always Read More Page 1 of 2 17 records 1 2 Back to The Ensemble Home About The Ensemble Meet the singers About The Ensemble Harry Christophers Eamonn Dougan News and Reviews Current Vacancies Contact Us Support Have you been captivated by The Sixteen Click here to find out how you can make a difference to the future of the choir Read More Home About Concerts Education Genesis Sixteen Shop Support The Sixteen Ltd Reg No 1930741 The Sixteen Prods Ltd Reg No 4252277 Registered Office Quadrant House 10 Fleet Street London EC4Y 1AU Follow us on Facebook Read more Twitter

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  • Meet the players | The Sixteen
    relax in your spare time I cycle If you could Read More Anneke Scott Horn What is your favourite Sixteen anecdote Did Harry plan our Mozart C Read More Alastair Ross Keyboard What where was your debut gig with The Sixteen It was so long Read More Theresa Caudle Violin Cornett What is your favourite Sixteen anecdote Stopping an aeroplane from Read More Huw Daniel Violin What is your favourite Sixteen anecdote Christus collapsing on stage Read More Ellen O Dell Violin What where was your debut gig with The Sixteen I think my first Read More Jean Paterson Violin What do you do to relax in your spare time I read draw walk learn Read More Page 1 of 2 18 records 1 2 Back to The Ensemble Home About The Ensemble Meet the players About The Ensemble Harry Christophers Eamonn Dougan News and Reviews Current Vacancies Contact Us Home About Concerts Education Genesis Sixteen Shop Support The Sixteen Ltd Reg No 1930741 The Sixteen Prods Ltd Reg No 4252277 Registered Office Quadrant House 10 Fleet Street London EC4Y 1AU Follow us on Facebook Read more Twitter Read more Youtube Read more Blogger Read more Contact Us Press Access

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  • History | The Sixteen
    programme comprises Poulenc Figure Humaine and Bach Cantata 147 In October The Sixteen tours Japan for the first time 1991 In May The Sixteen takes part in the world premiere of Sir Harrison Birtwistle s opera Gawain at the Royal Opera House On 13 November The Sixteen films Messiah in Dublin for BBC TV 1992 The Sixteen receives a Gramophone Award for Early Music Recording of the Year for The Rose and the Ostrich Feather Music from the Eton Choirbook The Sixteen also receives the Diapason d Or award for the recording of Texeira s Te Deum The Sixteen also receives the Preis der Deutschen Schallplattenkritik award for the recording of Handel s Alexander s Feast In April The Sixteen tours Australia for the first time 1993 The Sixteen receives the Preis der Deutschen Schallplattenkritik for the recording of Britten s Ceremony of Carols In November and December The Sixteen tours the USA for the first time 1994 On 16 November The Sixteen makes its debut at the Mann Auditorium Tel Aviv in a semi staged performance of Purcell s Fairy Queen 1995 The Sixteen receives the Preis der Deutschen Schallplattenkritik for A la Gloire de Dieu a recording of Stravinsky and Poulenc On 24 October The Sixteen makes its debut at the Macau Festival 1996 The Sixteen receives the Preis der Deutschen Schallplattenkritik for the Frank Martin recording 1997 In July The Sixteen makes its Istanbul Festival debut 1998 The Sixteen makes its debut at the Teatro São Carlos Lisbon with Monteverdi Il ritorno d Ulisse in patria On 1 December The Sixteen makes its debut at the Musikverein Vienna 1999 On 30 March The Sixteen makes its Bridgewater Hall debut with the BBC Philharmonic Late 1990s The idea for the group s annual Choral Pilgrimage is hatched by Anthony Smith then president of Magdalen College and chairman of The Sixteen s Development Board and colleagues 2000 The Sixteen initiates the Millenium project The Choral Pilgrimage taking Renaissance music to up to twenty cathedrals and churches around the UK Now an annual event it remains a unique tour of its kind in Britain On 10 December The Sixteen sings its 100th performance of Handel s Messiah at Miyahaki Arts Centre Japan On 15 December The Sixteen makes its Tokyo Opera City debut 2001 CORO The Sixteen s record label is launched 2002 The Sixteen becomes The Voices of Classic FM The Sixteen commissions O Bone Jesu from James MacMillan 2003 In August The Sixteen makes its debut with the Academy of St Martin in the Fields 2004 CORO supplies all major digital platforms from iTunes MSN to specialists This year is The Sixteen s inaugural year at the Handel in Oxford Festival 2005 The Sixteen tours nine cities in the US performing in the New York Lincoln Center and continuing across the country as far as Los Angeles This year The Sixteen makes its first of four recordings for Universal Classics The Victoria Requiem CORO recording is nominated for

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  • Gallery | The Sixteen
    2009 Bremen 2009 Video A year with The Sixteen The Choral Pilgrimage 2014 Monteverdi Vespers of 1610 Tour A new version of Allegri s Miserere 2013 Back to The Ensemble Home About The Ensemble Gallery About The Ensemble Harry Christophers Eamonn Dougan News and Reviews Current Vacancies Contact Us Home About Concerts Education Genesis Sixteen Shop Support The Sixteen Ltd Reg No 1930741 The Sixteen Prods Ltd Reg No 4252277

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  • The Ensemble | The Sixteen
    members of the choir Meet members of the orchestra Discover the history of the ensemble Browse photos and videos Back to About Home About The Ensemble About The Ensemble Harry Christophers Eamonn Dougan News and Reviews Current Vacancies Contact Us Home About Concerts Education Genesis Sixteen Shop Support The Sixteen Ltd Reg No 1930741 The Sixteen Prods Ltd Reg No 4252277 Registered Office Quadrant House 10 Fleet Street London EC4Y

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  • Biography | The Sixteen
    in the highly successful BBC television series Sacred Music presented by actor Simon Russell Beale the latest hour long programme was aired in December 2011 to mark the 400th anniversary of the death of the Spanish composer Tomás Luis de Victoria Harry Christophers is the Artistic Director of Boston s Handel and Haydn Society H H Since his appointment in 2009 Christophers has led the chorus and period ensemble through a series of ambitious projects in the build up to the organisation s 2015 Bicentennial with a showcase of works premiered in the US by H H since 1815 broad education programming and the release of a series of recordings on the CORO label He is Principal Guest Conductor of the Granada Symphony Orchestra and regularly appears with the Academy of St Martin in the Fields Harry Christophers has been Artistic Director of Boston s Handel and Haydn Society since 2008 and will continue in this role until at least 2015 He is Principal Guest Conductor of the Granada Symphony Orchestra and regularly appears with the Academy of St Martin in the Fields As well as performing on the concert stage Harry Christophers continues to lend his artistic direction to opera In 2006 Mozart s anniversary year he conducted Mozart s Mitridate for the Granada Festival and after his outstanding success at Buxton Opera in past seasons he returned in 2012 to conduct Handel s Jephtha Previous opera productions include Mozart s Die Zauberflöte and Purcell s King Arthur for Lisbon Opera Monteverdi s The Coronation of Poppea Handel s Ariodante and Gluck s Orfeo for English National Opera and the UK premiere of Messager s Fortunio for Grange Park Opera Harry Christophers received a CBE in the Queen s 2012 Birthday Honours List He is an Honorary Fellow of

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