Bachtrack logo
Flag of United Kingdom

Composer: Woolf, Alex

Fact file
NationalityUnited Kingdom
Period20th century
Latest reviewsSee more...

The NCEM Composers' Awards set in context by the Tallis Scholars

The Tallis Scholars  ©  Eric Richmond
A competition for young composers run by the National Centre for Early Music may perhaps, at first glance, sound like a contradiction, but the winning pieces, performed tonight by the Tallis Scholars in Durham Cathedral, acknowledged the glories of early polyphonic choral music whilst conveying their composers’ own distinct musical ideas.
***11
Read more