He is an English countertenor who was a chorister at
Westminster Cathedral and sang opera and oratorios in various groups.He joined the King's Singers
in 1993 and left in 2000 after wanting to return to singing with larger
groups that used ecclesiastical buildings as theatrical settings and combine
traditional choral with an operatic style of performance.He formed the choir Tenebrae
and after working with the writer Richard McDonald they launched themselves
with The Dream of Herod.