Ancient Groove Music is run by Ben Byram-Wigfield, a singer and musicologist based in London. He has a PhD from the Open University for his thesis on the sacred music of Antonio Lotti. (Available here.) He was a chorister at King's College, Cambridge, a choral scholar at St. Mary's Episcopal Cathedral, Edinburgh, and a Lay Clerk at Gloucester Cathedral. Currently, he sings tenor when asked and conducts when allowed.

He has contributed entries to The New Grove Dictionary of Music, and the Dizionario Biografico degli Italiani

He is the author of Finale Music App Basics, in the Everyday Guides Made Easy series by Flame Tree Publishing. (2015, ISBN 978-178361395-3).

Another publication is In Search of Failure, a humorous self-help book (New Holland 2004, ISBN 978-184330856-0). Now rather rare!

Editions by Ancient Groove Music are available on nkoda, nkodathe subscription streaming service for digital music scores.

What We Do

Ancient Groove Music specialises in producing bespoke editions of sacred choral music, as well as other vocal and ensemble works, with high standards of music engraving, academic rigour and performability. We typeset manuscripts, research original source material, and produce editions to customers' specifications. We also do audio editing.

If you have any enquiries, please to discuss how we may help.

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