Interview on BBC Radio 3’s The Choir
Choral 13 May, 2014
Jonathan Dove recently sat down with Sara Mohr-Pietsch on BBC Radio 3’s The Choir to discuss his choral passions. He spoke about his musical inspirations and influences, his own beginnings as a composer and current projects, including Psalms for Leo, his new choral-orchestral work for The Bach Choir. A podcast of the interview is available to listen to and download here.
Niagara at London Festival of Contemporary Church Music 2014
Chamber 6 May, 2014
This year’s London Festival of Contemporary Church Music will take place from 10-18 May 2014 and will feature two performances of Niagara for organ. The first opportunity to hear Niagara, written for Thomas Trotter in 1989 and inspired by a visit to Niagara Falls, comes on the festival’s second day, 11 May, at Choral Evensong in St Pancras Church. The piece will be performed for a second time at St Pancras Church on 15 May as part of Choral Eucharist. Full details of the Festival programme can be found on the LFCCM website.