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Over the Rainbow


Over the Rainbow (Review by RSCM's CMQ) This is a soothing recital of meditative pieces sung by siblings Will and Kate James, two of the finalists in the 2019 BBC Radio 2 Young Choristers of the Year competition. The performances are impressive with clear, crisp diction. There’s [...]

Over the Rainbow2022-01-21T14:08:57+00:00

Over the Rainbow


Over the Rainbow ★★★★★ (Review by Fanfare Magazine) A celebration of youth in a cornucopia of well-chosen popular songs here. There is a touch of Christmas about the program, as a quick scan of the title will reveal. There are two clear talents here, the 13 year [...]

Over the Rainbow2021-05-18T15:18:19+01:00

Over the Rainbow


Over the Rainbow (Review by Expressive Audio) Over The Rainbow is not only a song that has become synonymous with supporting the NHS during these challenging times, but is also the debut duet album between two young choral protégés, siblings Will and Kate James. The album, released on [...]

Over the Rainbow2021-01-30T17:51:34+00:00

Over the Rainbow


Over the Rainbow (Review by Classical Notes) Just time before Christmas to add a late review of a lovely disc I received from Convivium Records. Over the Rainbow is a collection of songs and duets performed by brother and sister BBC2 Young Chorister finalists from 2019, Will James [...]

Over the Rainbow2020-12-22T09:32:56+00:00

Duet Commissions


Working together Will and Kate have wide ranging interests when it comes to music. When a decision was taken to put together a programme of songs for professional recording, it became clear that whilst some works were better recorded as solo items, there was an opportunity for [...]

Duet Commissions2020-06-26T01:21:27+01:00

The Girl from Aleppo


A new commercial recording by The National Children's Choir of Great Britain Will and Kate (as members of The National Children's Choir of Great Britain) were delighted to have sung for the commercial recording of Cecilia McDowall's cantata The Girl from Aleppo. Released in May 2020, it is [...]

The Girl from Aleppo2020-06-25T16:28:04+01:00

Die Zauberflöte


Will sings one of the three treble boy roles for the Royal Opera House (Opera Today) In November 2019, Will was fortunate enough to be cast as one of the three treble boy roles in the Royal Opera Company’s production of ‘Die Zauberflöte’. Commenting in a review [...]

Die Zauberflöte2020-08-19T15:58:35+01:00
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