2 CD / Angel Records / 2002-06-04Works: Johann Sebastian Bach: Mass in B minor, BWV 232
Performers: Covey-Crump, Rogers; Kirkby, Emma; van Evera, Emily
Conductors: Parrott, Andrew
Ensemble: Taverner Choir, Consort & Players
"Soloists are excellent, with the reduction of vibrato still allowing sweetness as well as purity. If you want a performance on a reduced scale, the...continue...
2 CD / Hyperion / 2000-12-01Works: Johann Sebastian Bach: Cantata no 82, "Ich habe genug" BWV 82; Cantata no 202, "Weichet nur, betrübte Schatten" ("Wedding Cantata") BWV 202; Cantata no 208, "Was mir behagt, ist nur die muntre J...
Performers: Davies, Simon [Tenor/Baritone Vocal]; George, Michael [Bass-Baritone Vocal]; Kirkby, Emma; Smith, Jennifer [Vocals]; Thomas, David [Bass Vocal]
Conductors: ; Goodman, Roy
Ensemble: Parley of Instruments; Taverner Choir, Consort & Players
'Still by far the best version. The stronger sense of occasion is boosted by Peter Holman's inspired topping and tailing with sinfonias' (International Record Review)...continue...
1 CD / Hyperion / 1987-07-01Works: Claudio Monteverdi: Selva morale e spirituale; Voglio di vita uscir, madrigal for soprano; Madrigals, Book 10; Scherzi musicali, volume 2; Thomas Campion: Now hath Flora rob'd her bowers; Move now wi...
Performers: Kirkby, Emma; Reichenberg, David; Rooley, Anthony [Lute]
Conductors: Goodman, Roy; Rooley, Anthony; Darlow, Denys
Ensemble: Consort of Musicke; London Handel Orchestra; Parley of Instruments; Taverner Choir, Consort & Players
'Recommended with enthusiasm' (Fanfare, USA)
'An attractive release, not only for the almost unfailing charm with which Kirkby imbues the music but also as a record...continue...