§- Prestbury Choral Society’s performance of Schubert’s Mass in A
Flat, to a full house, was a resounding success. The choir and four splendid
soloists sang superbly with a twenty piece orchestra and organ under the
expert musical direction of Simon Mercer –
Prestbury Life Magazine.
§- Massive respect to Simon Mercer (and Juan Ortuno) for making Act
IV of Carmen leap off the page with such verve – if JRNCM Vocal Ensemble
can deliver that notoriously tricky chorus so well what can’t they do?!
Well – deserved cheers after that! –
JRNCM Open Day 2018; David Jones, Deputy Director JRNCM and Head of
§- By the way I have to tell you that you are an exceptionally good
and clear conductor and I’ve seen a few! –
Prestbury Choral Society Christmas Concert 2017; Sasha Johnson Manning,
composer of, and soloist in, The Manchester Carols.