Tag Archive for: Magnificat Recording Reviews

Magnificat Recording – AllMusic


the end result is a Bach performance that is original in concept and satisfying in details.

Magnificat Recording – Early Music Today, Editors Choice

Early Music Today – Editor’s Choice *****

Rarely, very rarely, a recording comes along that because of its content and level of performance seems to be hors concours. This is just such a recording

Magnificat Recording – BBC Music Magazine Choral and Song Choice

BBC Music Magazine *****

Choral & Song Choice:

‘What follows is a holistically conceived, beautifully paced, exhilarating executed performance.’

BBC Music Magazine (Christmas 2015)

Magnificat Recording Gramophone Magazine – Editor’s Choice

Gramophone Magazine – Editor’s Choice (December 2015)

‘Another intriguing and excellently performed project from Butt and his Dunedin Consort: a delightful recreation of what Bach’s first Christmas in Leipzig might well have sounded like.’

Magnificat Recording The Sunday Times

The Sunday Times

His quintet of soloists are brilliant illusionists, sounding like a crowd in Omnes Generationes

Magnificat Recording – The Arts Desk

The Arts Desk

This disc’s academic credentials are impeccable, but my reasons for loving it are purely musical; John Butt’s Bach programme allows us to party as if it was, er, 1723… Essential listening.’

Magnificat – Pizzicato Supersonic Award – Pizzicato

Remy Franck, Pizzicato

Den Aufnahmetechnikern ist ein Meisterstück gelungen…Unser Tipp für die Feiertage!”

Read the full review here.