Carol Concert 14 & 15 December 2016

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Seeing the red bow-ties and sparkling scarves of the choir, a flower in Andrew Millington’s buttonhole and the gleaming instruments of Exeter Brass, we anticipated a festive evening and were not disappointed.

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Benedicite Concert 14 May 2016

Benedicite ReviewOn Saturday 14 May I needed an artistic and encouraging tonic. Thank you, EPC and Devon County Junior Choir, for producing it in a concert of music of different styles presented to a capacity audience.

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Sea Symphony

Wind and Spray

Review of the Vaughan Williams concert, March 2016

Performances of Vaughan Williams’s music continue to come to our attention from all around the world.

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Carol Concert 9 & 10 December 2015

Carols image...Oh dear, not another Christmas concert – my fifth in a week! However, I am so pleased that I didn’t miss this one. It was excellent –

A carol concert with a difference.

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Haydn / Handel 19 November 2015

Haydn Handel insetAfter the rousing opening chorus, with some thrilling brass playing, of Handel’s 1743 Dettingen Te Deum, I found myself playing ‘Spot the well-known Handel melody’ game....

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Mendelssohn Elijah 16th May 2015

Elijah Insetthe Exeter Philharmonic Choir under Andrew Millington’s firm baton, produced a really quite thrilling sound...

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Elgar and Poulenc 12 March 2015

Music MakersWhat a life-enhancing composer Francis Poulenc was!  His joyful setting of the Gloria opened the Exeter Philharmonic Choir's concert....Read more

Tsunami Requiem 8 November 2014

November 14 ReviewExeter Philharmonic Choir joined by Devon County Junior Choir, reviewed by Matt Hacke

The Mint Methodist Church, 8 November 2014

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Bach: Mass in B minor 17 May 2014

Bach imageFrom the moment we stepped inside the Cathedral on Saturday for the performance of Bach’s Mass in B minor by the Exeter Philharmonic Choir, things looked really promising.

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Mass in Blue 16 November 2013

Will ToddTo have the active involvement of a composer in a concert of his or her works is always a great incentive and, indeed, privilege for the other performers, and so it was on Saturday evening (16 November)

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