Described as 'exceptionally good' and 'full of personality' Twilight Ensemble have quickly established themselves as a brilliant vocal quartet group dedicated to performing a cappella and accompanied works. They have a wide range of repertoire, from rare French and German Romantic quartets through to light and comic songs, and have built an excellent reputation for their compelling sound, artistry and communication with audiences.
Its members are outstanding singers and musicians, working regularly for companies such as the Royal Opera House, English Touring Opera, Glyndebourne, and the OAE and performing at venues including the Rachmaninoff Hall in Moscow, the Wigmore Hall, and Royal Festival Hall. As a group, they have appeared at variety of venues and festivals including Brandenburg Choral Festival, Rye Arts Festival and Lamberhurst Festival, Queens Tennis Club and Drapers Hall and have also recorded four- part works for Music Sales Ltd. As well as discovering and performing older works, the group are also dedicated to arranging and writing their own pieces and commissioning new works.
Sarah Dacey - Soprano
'a strong, perky soprano...colourful, challenging and witty' - Classical Source
'musically ingenious' - The Daily Telegraph
Ciara Hendrick - Mezzo
'Mezzo-soprano Ciara Hendrick's grave, guileless face, clear tones and firm coloratura convey Susanna's vulnerability and strength movingly' - The Independent
'gracefully expressive and technically fluent' - The Daily Telegraph
Greg Tassell - Tenor
'Greg Tassell...sang with a dash and a sweetness straight out of Puccini' - The Arts Desk
James Oldfield - Bass
'warm, dark yet agile' - Opera Today
'James Oldfield is a tall and overbearing personality but with the cheeky sparkle in his eye - wonderful stuff' - Classical Source
Belinda Jones - Pianist
'outstanding and versatile with significant artistic personality' - The Times