‘The result vividly conjured up the period, while profiling the Odyssean’s attention to detail. Nothing was less than meticulously blended. Nothing was over-boiled. Directed by its founder Colm Carey, the ensemble brought an understated lyricism to the most flamboyant works..’

– Financial Times –

‘…the Odyssean Ensemble conducted by Colm Carey, their ten members singing one to a part, and bringing great clarity to Byrd’s text settings in a rewarding acoustic. Their harmonies were crystal clear, the pronunciation likewise – and the melodies were carefully woven into a beautiful tapestry.’ 

– Arcana –

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“Music expresses that which cannot be put into words and that which cannot remain silent.” – Victor Hugo

- Plato