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A voice from Heaven: The Kings Consort in 20th century British choral music

A Voice from Heaven - Howells, Harris, MacMillan, Tavener, Stanford, Leighton, Parry, Berkeley, Murrill, Jones; Choir of the King's Consort, Robert King; Vivat Reviewed by Robert Hugill on Oct 04 2016 Star rating: 5.0 An attractive and intriguing programme, very finely sung At first sight this new disc from Robert King and the Choir of the King's Consort, on Vivat, has all the hall-marks of a 'greatest hits' disc for late 19th and 20th century British choral music; Harris's Faire is the Heaven, Herbert Howells' Take him, earth, for cherishing and something from Howells' Requiem, Tavener's Song for Athene.
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