Sean Clayton


"Possessor of one of the most delicately expressive tenor voices I have ever heard."

The Independent 

A Gramophone Award for "Cremona"

The Gramophone Awards are one of the most significant honours bestowed on recordings in the classical recording industry. This year, Les Arts Florissants and Paul Agnew ( featuring Sean Clayton) have won the award in the Baroque vocal category with Cremona, a CD which gathers extracts for Books I, II and III of Monteverdi's Madrigals. 

Les Arts Florissants   :   Gramophone

Ensemble Perspectives

Early in 2016 Sean was asked to join the exciting vocal ensemble Perspectives.  A 5-part a cappella group based in France, presenting works from the Renaissance to contemporary music through the Tallis, Schubert & Elgar to Duke Ellington, Phil Collins & David Bowie.

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New madrigalian adventures with  Gli Avventurosi Amanti!

Handel's Theodora at Théâtre des Champs-Elysées with Les Arts Florissants  |  Link

New Release : Monteverdi Madrigali Vol. 1

Cremona is the first of three volumes offering an anthology of the eight Books of madrigals by Monteverdi, interpreted by Les Arts Florissants directed by Paul Agnew, in partnership with France Musique.

New Release : Music for Queen Caroline

Les Arts Florissants new Handel release.

New Release : Monteverdi Madrigali Vol. 2


New Release : Rameau, Maitre à Danser

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