Stephen Layton

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English organist and conductor, born 1966 in Derby.
As a boy he was a chorister in the Choir of Winchester Cathedral. He founded the Polyphony choir in 1986, whilst organ scholar of King’s College Cambridge. He served as organist and subsequently director of music at Temple Church, London from 1997 to 2006. His former posts also include chief conductor of the Nederlands Kamerkoor, chief choirmaster of DR Vokalensemblet.
He is currently musical director of the Holst Singers (since 1993), director of music at Trinity College, Cambridge (since 2006) and artistic director / principal conductor of the City of London Sinfonia (since the 2010-2011 season).
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CDA66793 Stephen Layton - 'At Twilight', Choral Music album art Percy GraingerEdvard Grieg / Polyphony, David Wilson-Johnson, Paul Agnew (2), Stephen Layton Percy GraingerEdvard Grieg / Polyphony, David Wilson-Johnson, Paul Agnew (2), Stephen Layton - 'At Twilight', Choral Music (Album) Hyperion CDA66793 UK 1995 Sell This Version
CDA66777 Stephen Layton - Over Hill, Over Dale album art Vaughan Williams*, Holst Singers*, Ian Bostridge, Michael George (3), Stephen Layton Vaughan Williams*, Holst Singers*, Ian Bostridge, Michael George (3), Stephen Layton - Over Hill, Over Dale(CD, Album) Hyperion CDA66777 Europe 1995 Sell This Version
CDA66863 Stephen Layton - Jungle Book album art Grainger* / John Mark Ainsley, David Wilson-Johnson, Polyphony, Stephen Layton Grainger* / John Mark Ainsley, David Wilson-Johnson, Polyphony, Stephen Layton - Jungle Book(CD, Album) Hyperion CDA66863 UK 1996 Sell This Version
CDA66928 Stephen Layton - Ikon album art James Bowman (2), The Holst Singers, Stephen Layton James Bowman (2), The Holst Singers, Stephen Layton - Ikon(CD, Album) Hyperion CDA66928 UK 1997 Sell This Version
CDA66947 Stephen Layton - Requiem album art John Rutter - Rosa Mannion, Polyphony, Bournemouth Sinfonietta, Stephen Layton John Rutter - Rosa Mannion, Polyphony, Bournemouth Sinfonietta, Stephen Layton - Requiem (Album) Musical Heritage Society CDA66947 UK 1997 Sell This Version
CDA66960 Stephen Layton - Berliner Mass · Magnificat · Seven Magnificat Antiphons · De Profundis · The Beatitudes album art Arvo Pärt / Polyphony, Stephen Layton Arvo Pärt / Polyphony, Stephen Layton - Berliner Mass · Magnificat · Seven Magnificat Antiphons · De Profundis · The Beatitudes(CD, Album) Hyperion CDA66960 UK 1998 Sell This Version
CDA67080 Stephen Layton - Vespers album art Gretchaninov* - Holst Singers*, Stephen Layton Gretchaninov* - Holst Singers*, Stephen Layton - Vespers (Album) Hyperion CDA67080 UK 1999 Sell This Version
CDA67206 Stephen Layton - The Three Kings And Other Choral Music album art Peter Cornelius (2) / Polyphony, Stephen Layton Peter Cornelius (2) / Polyphony, Stephen Layton - The Three Kings And Other Choral Music(CD, Album) Hyperion CDA67206 UK 2000 Sell This Version
GAW21140 Stephen Layton - Sacred And Profane And Other Choral Music album art Polyphony, Stephen Layton, Benjamin Britten Polyphony, Stephen Layton, Benjamin Britten - Sacred And Profane And Other Choral Music(CD) Hyperion GAW21140 UK 2001 Sell This Version
CDA67259 Stephen Layton - Gloria (And Other Sacred Music) album art John Rutter, Polyphony, City Of London Sinfonia, The Wallace Collection, Andrew Lumsden, Stephen Layton John Rutter, Polyphony, City Of London Sinfonia, The Wallace Collection, Andrew Lumsden, Stephen Layton - Gloria (And Other Sacred Music)(CD, Album) Hyperion CDA67259 US 2001 Sell This Version
CDA67330 Stephen Layton - Coronation Te Deum album art Sir William Walton, Polyphony, The Wallace Collection, Stephen Layton Sir William Walton, Polyphony, The Wallace Collection, Stephen Layton - Coronation Te Deum(CD, Album) Hyperion CDA67330 UK 2002 Sell This Version
SACDA67375 Stephen Layton - Triodion album art Arvo Pärt - Polyphony, Stephen Layton Arvo Pärt - Polyphony, Stephen Layton - Triodion (Album) Hyperion SACDA67375 UK 2003 Sell This Version
CDA67375 Stephen Layton - Triodion album art Arvo Pärt - Polyphony, Stephen Layton Arvo Pärt - Polyphony, Stephen Layton - Triodion(CD, Album) Hyperion CDA67375 UK 2003 Sell This Version
CDA67375 Stephen Layton - Triodion album art Arvo Pärt - Polyphony, Stephen Layton Arvo Pärt - Polyphony, Stephen Layton - Triodion(CD, Album) Hyperion CDA67375 UK 2003 Sell This Version
SACDA67475 Stephen Layton - Schuon Hymnen - The Second Coming - Exhortation And Kohima - Shûnya And Other Choral Works album art John Tavener / Polyphony, Stephen Layton John Tavener / Polyphony, Stephen Layton - Schuon Hymnen - The Second Coming - Exhortation And Kohima - Shûnya And Other Choral Works (Album) Hyperion SACDA67475 Europe 2004 Sell This Version
CDH55171 Stephen Layton - This Have I Done For My True Love - Partsongs By Gustav Holst album art Gustav Holst - The Holst Singers, Stephen Layton Gustav Holst - The Holst Singers, Stephen Layton - This Have I Done For My True Love - Partsongs By Gustav Holst(CD, Album, RE) Helios CDH55171 UK 2004 Sell This Version
GLO 5206 Stephen Layton - Choral Works album art Darius Milhaud, Netherlands Chamber Choir*, Stephen Layton Darius Milhaud, Netherlands Chamber Choir*, Stephen Layton - Choral Works(CD) Globe (3) GLO 5206 Belgium 2004 Sell This Version
SACDA67449 Stephen Layton - Lux Aeterna album art Morten Lauridsen - Polyphony & Britten Sinfonia / Stephen Layton Morten Lauridsen - Polyphony & Britten Sinfonia / Stephen Layton - Lux Aeterna (Album) Hyperion SACDA67449 UK 2005 Sell This Version
CDA67460 Stephen Layton - Seven Last Words From The Cross album art MacMillan* / Polyphony, Britten Sinfonia, Stephen Layton MacMillan* / Polyphony, Britten Sinfonia, Stephen Layton - Seven Last Words From The Cross (Album) Hyperion CDA67460 US 2005 Sell This Version
CDA67543 Stephen Layton - Cloudburst And Other Choral Works album art Eric Whitacre / Polyphony, Stephen Layton Eric Whitacre / Polyphony, Stephen Layton - Cloudburst And Other Choral Works (Album) Hyperion CDA67543 UK 2006 Sell This Version
CDA67580 Stephen Layton - Nocturnes album art Morten Lauridsen / Polyphony, Britten Sinfonia, Stephen Layton Morten Lauridsen / Polyphony, Britten Sinfonia, Stephen Layton - Nocturnes (Album) Hyperion CDA67580 UK 2007 Sell This Version
CDA67601 Stephen Layton - Choral Music album art Tormis* / Holst Singers*, Stephen Layton Tormis* / Holst Singers*, Stephen Layton - Choral Music(CD, Album) Hyperion CDA67601 UK 2008 Sell This Version
CDA67639 Stephen Layton - O Antiphons And Other Choral Works album art Paweł Łukaszewski, The Choir Of Trinity College, Cambridge*, Stephen Layton Paweł Łukaszewski, The Choir Of Trinity College, Cambridge*, Stephen Layton - O Antiphons And Other Choral Works(CD, Album) Hyperion CDA67639 UK 2008 Sell This Version
CDA67678 Stephen Layton - Dettingen Te Deum • Zadok The Priest • Organ Concerto No 14 album art Handel* / The Choir Of Trinity College, Cambridge*, Academy Of Ancient Music*, Richard Marlow, Stephen Layton Handel* / The Choir Of Trinity College, Cambridge*, Academy Of Ancient Music*, Richard Marlow, Stephen Layton - Dettingen Te Deum • Zadok The Priest • Organ Concerto No 14(CD, Album) Hyperion CDA67678 UK 2008 Sell This Version
CDA67623 Stephen Layton - Gloria & Motets album art Poulenc* - Susan Gritton, Polyphony, The Choir Of Trinity College Cambridge*, Britten Sinfonia, Stephen Layton Poulenc* - Susan Gritton, Polyphony, The Choir Of Trinity College Cambridge*, Britten Sinfonia, Stephen Layton - Gloria & Motets(CD, Album) Hyperion CDA67623 UK & Europe 2008 Sell This Version