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Magnificat Recording – HR Audio

HR Audio

‘John Butt could fairly be described as a true Renaissance man in the world of period performances […]

In all respects this is one of the most enjoyable releases that I have encountered this year and cannot recommend too highly

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Graham Williams

John Butt could fairly be described as a true Renaissance man in the world of period performances. Conductor, organist, harpsichordist, educator, pioneering researcher and scholar, he and the Edinburgh based group, the Dunedin Consort, that he directs have extended and enriched our understanding of many masterpieces of the Baroque repertoire. His award winning recordings of Bach, Handel and Mozart choral and instrumental works have been revelatory for many in the way that they contextualise familiar works in order to present them in a new light. Read more