A charming exploration

“This is a charming disc, featuring material which is often overlooked. One thread which links the songs is the composers’ sympathy to the text. Whilst some of the songs might be musically a bit thin, there is no doubt that all the composers were aiming to bring out the charms of the words. Kate Semmens […]

New Sheet Music

We have produced a new edition of Henry Purcell’s ever-popular “Music for a While” Z.583. It is available in the original key (starting on C), down a third (starting on A – probably the original sounding pitch) and down a fourth, starting on G. The download page is here.

Delicatessen II is here!

After the success of Delicatessen, Steven and Kate were keen to delve further into the goody-bag of English song and have assembled a real treasure-trove of music! They went back to the Sendesaal in Bremen in May and recorded a new selection of choice morsels! Available from this site, post free in UK, and with […]

Review Round-Up for Mozart Volume 1

Whilst Volume 2 is in preparation, Ensemble DeNOTE have been gathering some fantastic reviews for their for their first volume of Mozart’s Chamber Music. “it is an excellent recording of some, perhaps lesser-known, music by Mozart, played on period instruments with considerable (and appropriate) style by Ensemble DeNOTE” said Andrew Benson-Wilson on his Early Music […]

New Release!

Devine Music is very proud to announce the release of DeNote’s new recording: Mozart Chamber Music Volume 1. Featuring the “Kegelstatt” trio for clarinet, viola and fortepiano, the G minor piano quartet and the sonata for piano and violin K454. Ensemble DeNOTE: Marcus Barcham-Stevens – violin Oliver Wilson – viola Ruth Alford – cello Jane […]