What do you do to relax in your spare time?
Reading / watching TV and cricket
If you could perform in any venue, what / where would it be?
Musikverein in Vienna, because I’ve never performed there.
Is there a piece you have fallen in love with since performing it with The Sixteen?
It would have to be either Tallis’ Suscipe quaeso or Byrd’s Infelix ego. Or with orchestra, Handel’s Dixit Dominus.
What has been the most challenging piece of music you have ever performed?
Birtwistle’s Gawain (ROH production)
Does anyone in The Sixteen have any annoying or unusual habits?! If so, what is it?
No, but I blame Eamonn Dougan for as much as I can!
What do you think you would be doing if you weren’t a musician?
I’d be a teacher
What would your ultimate desert island disc be?
Bach’s Mass in B minor
What would you eat for your last supper?
And the obligatory question…What football team do you support?!