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Selwyn Chapel Choir performing Andrew Downes' Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis from his Runnymede Service under Sarah MacDonald, Ely Cathedral, November 4th, 2023:

A growing number of works are appearing on Spotify. See the list and exerpts below:

Andrew Downes Year of Remembrance: March 23rd 2023 - April 21st 2024. Do contact us if you would like to be involved. Click to receive notifications on facebook.


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You can make a donation in Andrew's memory to Stoke Mandeville Spinal Research

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"Gorgeous writing"
BBC Radio 3

"Ranks today among the internationally acclaimed personalities" 
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra

"Has an impressive command of his art" 
Opera News

"Modern tonal chamber music at its finest" 
The Horn Call

"Of remarkable craftmanship and interest, his language is replete with that indefinable term, meaning
Fanfare Magazine

View the beautiful documentaries below on the Czech Philharmonic Orchestra recordings of Andrew Downes' orchestral works.

Multitrack Promotional Recordings by Paula Downes - complete playlist:



Andrew Downes. Photo by Paul Cartwright


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