Harry Christophers

(b. 1953)

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(b Goudhurst, Kent, 1953).

Eng. conductor and chorusmaster. Founded The Sixteen 1977, with which he has toured Brit., Eur., Brazil, and Japan. Salzburg Fest. début 1989 (with Sixteen, Bach's St John Passion). Choir sang in Birtwistle's Gawain, CG 1991. Many recordings of Bach, Handel, Tallis, Palestrina, and Sheppard.

Subjects: Music.

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