Thomas Ades: The Tempest, opera / Simon Keenlyside, Audrey Luna, Alan Oke, Isabel Leonard, Alek Shrader. MET Opera, Ades [DVD]
1 DVD Video / Deutsche Grammophon / 2013-09-17Works: Thomas Adès: The Fayrfax Carol
Performers: Burden, William; Burdette, Kevin; Davies, Iestyn; Feigum, Christopher; Keenlyside, Simon; Leonard, Isabel; Luna, Audrey; Oke, Alan; Shrader, Alek; Spence, Toby
Conductors: Ades, Thomas
Ensemble: Metropolitan Opera Ballet; Metropolitan Opera Chorus; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Based on Shakespeare's great play, the new opera by English composer Thomas Adès has been acclaimed as a modern masterpiece. Released on DVD for the...continue...
Run Time: 97 min.
Picture Format: NTSC, 16:9, Color
Sound Format(s): PCM Stereo, DTS 5.1
Subtitles: English, German, French, Spanish, Korean...continue...
1 CD / Warner Classics / 2011-05-17Works: Thomas Adès: America (a prophecy), for soprano & large orchestra (optional large chorus), Op. 19; The Fayrfax Carol; Fool's Rhymes, for chorus, harp, prepared piano, organ & percussion, Op. 5;...
Performers: Benjafield, Richard; Bickley, Susan; Blaze, Robin [Counter Tenor Vocals]; Bowers-Broadbent, Christopher; Maltman, Christopher; McFadden, Claron; Poster, Tom; Watkins, Huw; Webb, Hugh
Conductors: Adès, Thomas
Ensemble: ; Composers Ensemble
The music of Thomas Adès taps into the spirit of our restless times with unquiet brilliance and an uncompromising vigour evident throughout this survey of...continue...
1 CD / Signum Records / 2005-01-01Works: Bo Holten: Nowell sing we now; Steve Martland: Carols (3), for chorus; Carl Rütti: I Wonder as I Wander, for choir & organ; Judith Weir: Illuminare, Jerusalem; Judith Bingham: The Shepherd's Gif...
Performers: Adams-Barbaro, Jennifer; Bron, Eleanor; Feaviour, Margaret; Foulkes, Carolyn; Haslam, Micaela; Johnston, Robert; MacKenzie, Neil; Porter, Kim; Priestley-Smith, Pamela; Quinney, Robert
Conductors: Cleobury, Stephen
Ensemble: BBC Singers
This Christmas CD includes eight new carols several premiere recordings, and a selection of music serious and light-hearted, contemplative and joyful by some of the...continue...