Related Information for John Rutter John Rutter (born September 24, 1945) is an English composer, choral conductor, editor, arranger and record producer.Born in London, he was educated at Highgate School, where a fellow pupil was John Tavener. He then studied music at Clare College, Cambridge, where he was organ scholar and then director of music from 1975 to 1979. In 1981 he founded his own choir, the Cambridge Singers, which he conducts and with which he has made many recordings of sacred choral repertoire (including his.. read more