Your absolutely splendid and inspirational lecture on Gerontius and Education to the Elgar Society was a master-class in the combination of serious thought and entertainment.
Three Choirs Festival, 2017
We are reeling from a truly inspiring vocal masterclass from @ralphallwood Such peerless teaching and musicianship @bedesnews #BeInspired
'What a tribute to Ralph's complete mastery and professionalism'.
"It is easy to see why Ralph Allwood is such an important figure in the choral field. Not only does he possess the technical skills of the best choral trainers and conductors but he also has tremendous enthusiasm, charisma and a wonderful sense of humour."
Friends of Cathedral Music
"The finest trainer of young choirs in the country today"
"The finest young singers in Britain, all products of the elite Eton Choral Course, and conducted by its founder Ralph Allwood … They are set apart by the force of their expression, power and subtlety … impeccable credentials."
The Church Times
"You give the young musicians, both individually and collectively, so much. They were buzzing the next day."
Dr Roger Allen, St Peter's College, Oxford
"You have a very inspirational method of working with the young singers."
Choral workshop organiser, June 2015
"Ralph Allwood owned the Elijah music so that his conducting simply carried us through"
"....so special to sing under such a renowned conductor, Ralph Allwood MBE"
".....such a fantastic opportunity to sing and what an honour to sing for MSME in the Cathedral....."
"...one very experienced member of the Amici choir and an accomplished musician in her own right said it was the best Elijah she had heard in years...."
" ...I consider myself to be very fortunate to have been part of this event......"
....Ralph is such a sensitive and wonderful conductor..........
"......I have sung in many concerts but there was something very special about this one.......
"The day was so well balanced, with humour, fascinating anecdote, wonderful musical approach, and lovely repertoire. So thanks so much for coming and taking it!"