photo by Allison Buhagiar
BMus (Hons), BA, MMus (Dist.), PhD
In addition to his work as a recording engineer, John Croft is a composer and music academic. His work has been performed by soloists and ensembles around the world, including Ensemble l’Itinéraire, the BBC Philharmonic, the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, the London Sinfonietta, Ensemble Exposé, Distractfold Ensemble, Explore Ensemble, and many others. As recording engineer his work appears on a range of labels in including Resonus Classics, First Hand Records, Orchid Classics, EM Records, and Métier.
“The sound, engineered and mastered by John Croft, is lovely throughout.” Gramophone
“John Croft[’s] skill in assembling ensemble and voice in a way that sounds natural and “live” is at times almost miraculous.” Bernard Hughes, The Arts Desk
BMus (Hons), PGDip, MMus (Dist.), DMus
Emily is a performer, lecturer, and musical director, also working as a producer and accredited coach. She trained as a recorder player and classical mezzo-soprano, now also performing regularly on a variety of renaissance/folk woodwinds. She holds a doctorate in Historically Informed Performance, as well as performing regularly with contemporary ensembles, including commissioning new works for historical instruments. Her playing is regularly heard on radio, TV, film and in the theatre, as well as concert halls and on recordings.