1 CD / Gothic Records / 2009-01-01Works: Arthur Honegger: Le roi David, oratorio (Psaume symphonique) for narrator, 3 solo voices, 2 choruses & chamber orches
Performers: Poole, Thomas
Conductors: Pearson, Donald
Ensemble: St. John's Episcopal Cathedral Orchestra, Denver
1 CD / ACA Digital / 2008-01-01Works: Arthur Honegger: Le roi David, oratorio (Psaume symphonique) for narrator, 3 solo voices, 2 choruses & chamber orches
Performers: Dean, Barbara; Gilbert, Angela; Howard, Bradley; Kellerman, Janara
Conductors: O'Neil, Michael
In 1921 Swiss playwright Rene Morax asked Honegger to composer music for a play based on the heroic figure of King David. The original version...continue...
6 CD / Decca / 2007-02-13Works: Johann Sebastian Bach: Cantata no 31 "Der Himmel lacht, die Erde jubilieret" BWV 31; Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony no 22 in E flat major, H 1 no 22 "Philosopher"; Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony no 4 i...
Performers: Danco, Suzanne; Hamel, Michel; Martin, Pauline; Montmollin, Marie-Lise de
Conductors: Ansermet, Ernest
Ensemble: Suisse Romande Orchestra
Swiss born Ernest Ansermet formed the Orchestre de la Suisse Romande (OSR) in 1918-together they had a long recording career on Decca following World War...continue...
2 CD / Cascavelle / 2007-01-01Works: Arthur Honegger: Le roi David; La danse des morts; Cantate de Noël; Cantique de Pâques
Performers: Balleys, Brigitte; Cachemaille, Gilles; Elwes, John; Fournier, Brigitte; Kisafaludy, Oers; McNair, Nicholas; Okada, Naoko; Palmer, Felicity; Rabinovitsj, Max; Teixeira, Susana Oliveira; Thérau...
Conductors: Corboz, Michel
Ensemble: Gulbenkian Foundation Chorus Lisbon; Gulbenkian Foundation Symphony Orchestra Lisbon; Pequenos Cantores do Grêmio Literário
This significant series devoted to the artistry of Michel Corboz gathers some of the most important choral works by one of the major French composers...continue...
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 1999-11-01Works: Arthur Honegger: Le roi David, oratorio (Psaume symphonique) for narrator, 3 solo voices, 2 choruses & chamber orches
Performers: Borst, Danielle; Ragon, Gilles; Todorovitch, Marie-Ange
Conductors: Piquemal, Michel
Ensemble: Orchestre de la Cité
"This new Naxos disc offers the original version with a superb group of French (and Swiss) performers. The narration by...Jacques Martin is warm and dramatically...continue...