2 CD / Hanssler Classic / 2007-09-17Works: Sofia Gubaidulina: Johannes-Passion (St. John Passion), for soloists, double chorus, organ & orchestra; Johannes-Ostern (St. John Easter), for soloists, double chorus, organ & orchestra
Performers: Isherwood, Nicholas [Bass Baritone Vocals]; Sukmanova, Julia; Valentin, Bernd; Welch, Corby
Conductors: Rilling, Helmuth
Ensemble: Stuttgart Radio Symphony Orchestra
Gubaidulina's mammoth St. John was written in two parts: the Passion to a commission from the International Bach Academy in Stuttgart to celebrate the 250th...continue...
1 CD / Chandos Records / 1997-06-17Works: Sofia Gubaidulina: Alleluia, for chorus, boy soprano, organ & orchestra; Henryk Mikolaj Górecki: Miserere, for chorus, Op. 44
Performers: Andersson, Karl-Gustav; Ditlevsen, Jorgen; Fog, Peter
Conductors: Kitayenko, Dmitri
Ensemble: Danish National Radio Choir
"...the praise in [Gubaidulina's] Alleluia hardly sounds as if it comes from the mouths of human beings with much to be thankful for. In fact,...continue...