When an expert panel listed the 20 greatest choirs in the world for Gramophone magazine, Trinity College Choir was placed fifth: the only University choir in the top five.
The Choir’s performances continue to prompt international plaudits, including a Gramophone Award and five nominations, a GRAMMY nomination, and outstanding reviews in mainstream and specialist media. These pages contain an archive of reviews received since 2008, searchable by publication or year.
“Trinity College Cambridge is truly the Rolls-Royce of choirs”
“I can confidently say that this recording is one of the finest of sacred choral and organ music you’ll ever hear”
“Sitting front and center at a recent Trinity Choir of Cambridge concert… was, sonically speaking, a heavenly experience.”
The New York Times
“Layton’s choral scholars sing this technically challenging music… with absolute purity of tone, perfection of intonation, and depth of feeling…Time and again I simply stopped writing, frozen in place by the sheer otherworldly beauty of what I was hearing.”
“Here was choral singing of rare distinction by what must be the best mixed choir in Cambridge, directed by one of the finest choral directors around. A very special occasion – even for Cambridge.”
The Church Times