Peter PHILLIPS

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1953-10-15
Education Winchester, St John's Coll Oxford (organ scholar)
Publications N/A
Recreations cooking, black and white photography, cricket, Arabia
Clubs Chelsea Arts, MCC
Style Peter Phillips, Esq
Career fndr dir The Tallis Scholars (choral gp specialising in Renaissance sacred music) 1973-, co-fndr and dir Gimell Records Ltd 1980- (affiliated to Philips Classics 1996-2000), dir of music Merton Coll Oxford 2008-; co fndr and artistic dir Tallis Scholars Summer Schs: Oakham 2000-, Seattle 2005-, Sydney 2007-; music columnist The Spectator 1983- (cricket corr 1989); contrib: Musical Times (proprietor 1995-), Early Music, New Republic, Guardian, Times Literary Supplement, Music and Letters, Sunday Telegraph, The Listener, RA Magazine, The Times, Evening Standard, BBC Music Magazine; numerous TV and radio broadcasts on progs incl Music Weekly (BBC Radio 3 and World Service) and Kaleidoscope and Today (Radio 4), Tallis Scholars and Gimell Records subject of South Bank Show documentary (LWT) 1990 and cover feature Gramophone magazine 1994; live broadcasts from BBC Proms 1988, 2001, 2003, 2007, 2008, 2011 and 2013, Edinburgh Festival 2007, Aldeburgh, Bath and Cheltenham Festivals, regular tours of Europe, US and Far East, around sixty concerts a year, broadcast from Sistine Chapel featured on Japanese and Italian TV to mark cleaning of Michelangelo's Last Judgement, collaboration with BBC 4 on Life and Music of William Byrd 2003; conducted: Dutch Chamber Choir, Collegium Vocale Gent, BBC Singers, Finnish Radio Choir, Taipei Chamber Singers, Musica Reservata Barcelona, El Leon de Oro Oviedo, Markell's Voices Novosibirsk, Tudor Choir Seattle; Chevalier de l'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres (France) 2005; >ir< incl: Josquin: Pange lingua (Gramophone Magazine Record of the Year 1987), Victoria: Requiem (Ritmo Early Music Award Spain, 1988), Lassus: Missa Osculetur me (Priz Diapason d'Or 1989), Josquin's L'Homme armé Masses (Prix Diapason d'Or 1989, International Record Critics' Award 1990), Palestrina's Missa Assumpta est Maria (Gramophone Early Music Award 1991), de Rore: Missa Praeter rerum seriem (Gramophone Early Music Award and Classic FM People's Choice 1994), Tallis' Christmas Mass (1998), Live in Oxford (1998), Morales Missa Si Bona Suscepimus (2001), Gombert Magnificats (2002), John Browne: Music for the Eton Choirbook (Gramophone Early Music Award 2005), Josquin: Missa Sine Nomine (Prix Diapason d'Or 2008), Josquin: Missa Malheur me bat (Grammy nomination 2011), De beata virgine (Prix Diapason d'Or de l'Année 2012), Jean Mouton: Missa Dictes moy toutes voz pensées (Prix Diapason d'Or 2013)
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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