BBC Radio 3 Mark Simpson, “The Immortal”: “the hair-raising frenzy with which he (Juanjo Mena) and the excellent Manchester Chamber Choir attacked the Dies Irae felt like evidence of possession of a different kind”.
(Alfred Hickling, The Guardian)
BBC Live in Concert: “Last night’s concert with the BBC Philharmonic Orchestra was a wonderful experience for us. The orchestra played with such luxurious power and conviction … and the Manchester Chamber Choir brought ethereal beauty to, for instance, “Miracles” and “He Dreamed Of Machines”.
(The Pet Shop Boys).
Buxton Festival: “This choir is excellent. We were simply captivated by the skills of these twenty or so exceptional musicians”
(Performance of Bach motets and other sacred pieces).