Stanford Disc at No. 1
11 July 2017

Stephen Layton's most recent release Choral Works - Stanford has entered the Specialist Classical Chart at No.1.

Recorded with The Choir of Trinity College Cambridge, the disc was released on the Hyperion Records label at the beginning of July.

To listen to excerpts from this disc and other Stephen Layton recordings click here

Choral Masterpieces of Arvo Pärt
11 July 2017

To launch the 2017 International A Capella Choral Competition, the combined forces of the Holst SIngers, members of The Gesualdo Six and Sansara (Winners of IACCC 2015) took to the stage of London's St John's Smith Square on Sunday 25th June.  

Under the baton of Stephen Layton, the singers performed Arvo Pärt's choral masterpiece Passio.

Arvo Pärt discusses the score with Owain Park (conductor of The Gesualdo Six) and Stephen Layton

To listen to excerpts from Stephen Layton's most recent recording of Arvo Pärt's work click here

To learn more about Stephen Layton's longterm collaboration with Arvo Pärt click here

Live Broadcast on BBC Radio 3
10 January 2017

Tune into BBC Radio 3 at 7.30pm on Wednesday 11th January to hear Stephen Layton conducting Bach's B Minor Mass live from Trinity College Chapel.

A stellar cast of soloists and the Orchestra of the Age of Enlgihtenment join Trinity College Choir as they they launch Trinity College's celebrations of the 700th anniversary of King's Hall, which went on to become part of Trinity College, Cambridge.

Katherine Watson Soprano
Helen Charlston Mezzo-soprano
Iestyn Davies Countertenor
Gwilym Bowen Tenor
Neal Davies Bass
The Choir of Trinity College Cambridge
The Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment
Stephen Layton conductor.

If you miss the live broadcast, the performance will be available on the BBC iPlayer shortly afterwards.