Stephen Darlington

Stephen Darlington is one of the country’s leading choral conductors. His links with Christ Church began in the early 1970s, as Organ Scholar under Simon Preston. After four years as Assistant Organist at Canterbury Cathedral, he was appointed Master of the Music at St. Albans Abbey, and a year later, …

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Philippa Davies

Philippa Davies has established an international reputation as one of Britain’s finest flautists. She has received universal plaudits for her many concerto- and recital performances and has been praised for her gifted musicianship and warm personality. A ‘first-rate virtuoso’ with ‘exceptional eloquence’, she has been noted for an ‘almost electrical …

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Olivier Dejours

After piano, percussion, composition and conducting studies, Olivier Dejours was a member of the Percussions de Strasbourg from 1976 to 1982. They created and played pieces written by more than thirty composers, among them Iannis Xenakis, John Cage, Claude Ballif, Luis de Pablo and Karlheinz Stockhausen. He then began a …

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Héctor Del Curto

Argentinian bandoneónist Héctor Del Curto has performed with Tango legends Astor Piazzolla and Osvaldo Pugliese and Latin jazz giant Paquito D’Rivera, and has appeared with a number of noted orchestras worldwide. In 2003, Del Curto founded the Eternal Tango Orchestra (now the Héctor Del Curto Tango Orchestra) which debuted at …

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Andreas Delfs

German conductor Andreas Delfs is the conductor laureate of the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra and principal conductor of the Honolulu Symphony. He has conducted the Philadelphia and the Minnesota Orchestras, the National Symphony and Los Angeles Philharmonic, as well as the the symphony orchestras of San Francisco, Atlanta, Cincinnati and Detroit. …

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