L'Oiseau Lyre - Florilegium Series: The Baroque Era / Hogwood, Pickett, Rifkin, Preston, Dantone et al. [50 CD Limited Edition set]
50 CD / Decca / 2014-06-17Works: Thomas Arne: Overtures (8) in Eight Parts, for orchestra; Rosamunde; The Masque of Comus; William Boyce: Symphonies (8), Op. 2; John Blow: Venus and Adonis; Lovely Salina, innocent and free; Henry Pu...
Performers: Accademia Bizantina; Ainsley, John Mark; Amsterdam Loeki Stardust Quartet; Armonico, Il Giardino; Bach Ensemble; Baird, Julianne; Beznosiuk, Pavlo; Bonner, Tessa; Bott, Catherine [Soprano Vocals]; Bo...
Conductors: Hogwood, Christopher; Pickett, Philip; ; Rifkin, Joshua; Dantone, Ottavio; Preston, Simon
Ensemble: Academy of Ancient Music (UK); Accademia Bizantina; Amsterdam Loeki Stardust Quartet; Bach Ensemble; Handel & Haydn Society; Il Giardino Armonico; Les Talens Lyriques; New London Consort
A 50 CD Original Jackets Collection celebrating the greatest Baroque recordings from Decca's pioneering early music label L'Oiseau-Lyre.
Key Baroque works featuring best-selling albums...continue...
2 CD / Warner Classics / 2003-01-28Works: Giovanni Pergolesi: Marian Vespers, for soloists, chorus, organ & orchestra (reconstructed by Malcolm Bruno)
Performers: Beznosiuk, Pavlo; Birchall, Simon [Bass Baritone Vocals]; Daneman, Sophie; Higginbottom, Edward; Kiss, Noemi; McGillivray, Alison
Ensemble: Academy of Ancient Music (UK)
This world premiere recording reveals a new masterwork by the 18-century Italian master Giovanni Battista Pergolesi, brilliantly reconstructed by musicologist Malcom Bruno from the composer's...continue...