Desire in Spring - Air & Hammers
Edmund Connolly, baritone, and Maxine Thevenot, piano and organ, collectively known as Air & Hammers, recorded their debut CD in 2015. The program includes music by Vaughan Williams, Gurney, Britten, Wolf, Rheinberger and Finzi, alongside first recordings of songs by Frederick Frahm and Andrew Ager. Click on the cover for full details and to buy a copy!
Edmund Connolly has appeared on numerous commercial recordings over the past twenty years, with groups including the BBC Singers, the Choir of St. John's College Cambridge, the Choir of Clare College, Cambridge, the Dmitri Ensemble, the Orchestre Révolutionnaire et Romantique, and the Gabrieli Consort. Recently, Edmund has appeared as both organist and singer on four recordings with Choir of the Cathedral of St. John, Albuquerque, New Mexico under the direction of Maxine Thevenot.