2 CD / Orfeo / 2006-08-02Works: Spoken Word: Thomas Hampson provides commentary for the concert "I Hear America Singing"; Edward MacDowell: O Lovely Rose, for voice & piano, Op. 40/5; The Sea, Op. 47/7; Charles Martin Loeffler: Poe...
Performers: Hampson, Thomas [Baritone vocals]; Martineau, Malcolm; Rieger, Wolfram
1 CD / Orfeo / 2004-04-13Works: Ned Rorem: Six Songs for High Voice, for voice & orchestra (or piano); Last Poems of Wallace Stevens, song cycle for soprano, cello & piano; Ariel, cycle of 5 poems of Sylvia Plath for soprano, clari...
Performers: Aiken, Laura; Jurgensen, Nicola; Sulzen, Donald; Zank, Gerhard
Gramophone Classical Music Guide
Interest continues in Ned Rorem's vocal music - more than 300 solo songs and numerous songcycles. There's little duplication between Laura Aikin's...continue...