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Paul im Thurn (Baritone)

Born: England

The English baritone, Richard Paul im Thurn, was head chorister of the Schola Cantorum of Ampleforth Abbey and later a choral scholar at Worcester College, Oxford, where he read Law (BA (Oxon): 1983-1986).

During his time in London, Paul im Thurn ran a chamber choir, Holst Singers (Director: Stephen Layton). He now lives and works in Carlisle and enjoys a rich mix of legal career, family, and music, singing occasionally in the Cathedral choir, local opera productions, and as a founder member of Cumbria's the Herdwyck Consort. He was a member of the Monteverdi Choir (Director: John Eliot Gardiner) and participated in their 2000 Bach Cantata Pilgrimage.

In his legal career, Paul im Thurn has been Assistant Solicitor at Norton Rose (March 1988-February 1993); Solicitor at Brent Community Law Centre (March 1993-December 2000); Senior Solicitor at Cumbria Law Centre (January 2001-March 2013); Barrister at Kenworthy's Chambers (since April 2013).

Source: Bolton News Website (December 5, 2011); Paul im Thurn profile on LinkedIn
Contributed by
Aryeh Oron (March 2017)

Recordings of Bach Cantatas & Other Vocal Works

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Works

John Eliot Gardiner

Bass

Member of Monteverdi Choir:
BCP Vol. 19: CD-2:
BWV 26, BWV 81, BWV 14, BWV 227
BCP Vol. 22: CD-1:
BWV 4 [2nd], BWV 31, BWV 66 [2nd]; CD-2: BWV 6 [2nd], BWV 134, BWV 145

Stephen Layton

Bass

Member of Holst Singers:
V-2 (1996): Knut Nystedt: Immortal Bach (Sacred Song Komm, süsser Tod,
BWV 478)

Links to other Sites

Paul im Thurn on LinkedIn
Kenworthy's Chambers: Barristers: Paul Im Thurn

Kendal South Choir gather for Messiah performance (Bolton News)

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