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 […]
With the headline “superbly inflected performances”, the review by Sir Nicholas Kenyon descibe the performances bringing “gorgeously subtle colouring, with John Irving’s fortepiano …and Jane Booth’s clarinet outstanding.” See here for the full review. You can buy the disc here.
Devine Music is so thrilled with our new release of Mozart Chamber Music featuring the very versatile, scholarly and wonderful Ensemble DeNote. They are launching this recording with a series of concerts: November 17th Bromsgrove Music Society: Mozart Chamber Music with Marcus Barcham Stevens, Oliver Wilson, Ruth Alford, Jane Booth and John Irving Artix Theatre, […]
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 […]
Steven Devine (director of Devine Music, with soprano Kate Semmens ) has a YouTube channel featuring performances, recordings and discussions. Lots of varied repertoire and instruments, including interviews and snapshots of concerts. Available here: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLJARLEIcJ2kNMGGGclDoKPxiP0QUgXGBp
Steven Devine will be conducting the English Haydn Orchestra in 4 concerts at this year’s English Haydn Festival at Bridgnorth in Shropshire. The Festival runs from Wednesday 7th to Sunday 11th June with concerts every day – listed here. In addition, Steven will be performing with the wind soloists in a programme of the quintets for […]
Devine Music artists will be very busy over the Summer, teaching on an amazing variety of Summer Schools and courses. Steven Devine and Kate Semmens will be teaching at Dartington International Summer School (week 2, 5-12 August). Steven will be teaching harpsichord and fortepiano and Kate will be working on vocal chamber music with the […]
Devine Music is delighted to have a stand at the Royal Greenwich International EARLY MUSIC FESTIVAL & EXHIBITION 2016 from Thursday 10 to Saturday 12 November. We will be joining one of the most vibrant events in the early music calendar. This year, for the first time, it is being held at Blackheath Concert Halls. […]
“The Notebooks of Anna Magdalena Bach”, featuring the radiant clear voice of Kate Semmens and harpsichordist Steven Devine, is Devine Music’s sixth release. This programme has had huge success with appearances on BBC Radio 3, at St John’s, Smith Square in London and across the UK. It features songs and harpsichord music from the 1725 […]
As if producing our own fabulous bag wasn’t enough, we now have a fantastic tea towel featuring the beauitful Delicatessen artwork. We don’t think it’ll make the drying up any easier, but it will certainly make it more aesthetically pleasing… Available for the bargain price of £5.00 – click here.