Full Circle with Benjamin Britten

In 1943 Walter Hussey, the art-loving vicar of St Matthew’s Church, Northampton, commissioned the 30-year-old Benjamin Britten to write a piece for the church’s 50th anniversary. The result was Rejoice in the Lamb, based on a somewhat quirky 18th century poem by Christopher Smart which celebrated God through the diversity More →


LCS Goes Post-Punk with The Membranes

Earlier this year, LCS Soprano Viv Cosby was chatting to her guitarist friend Nick Brown about his post-punk band The Membranes. The band was intending to put on a London gig but needed to find a choir to perform with as they had done previously with Estonian choir Sireen. Viv suggested More →


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