The Choir of Merton College, Oxford
Benjamin Nicholas conductor
Olivia Warburton mezzo-soprano
Benson Wilson baritone
Rebecca McNaught cellist
The Choir of Merton College performed Duruflé’s wonderful Requiem, alongside short works by Judith Weir and Oxford Lieder Associate Composer Cheryl Frances-Hoad. The Choir and their director Benjamin Nicholas were joined by Olivia Warburton, who so impressed at the finals of the 2019 Young Artist Platform, and Benson Wilson, winner of the 2019 Kathleen Ferrier Awards.