BBC Music Magazine: ‘so entertaining’

BBC Music Magazine, Christmas 2016

Performance ★★★★  Recording ★★★★

 

If you like a shot of brass to set the festive ambiance, this new anthology by Septura, an elite group drawing on the finest players in London, is just the ticket.

Three rousing numbers from Handel’s Messiah cap a recital so entertaining that the missing words don’t matter.