1 Super Audio CD / LSO Live (London SO) / 2008-07-08Works: Michael Tippett: A Child of Our Time, oratorio
Performers: Davislim, Steve; Rose, Matthew; Thomas, Indra
Conductors: Davis, Colin
A contemporary of Benjamin Britten, Sir Michael Tippett wrote his potent oratorio 'A Child of Our Time' (1939-41) as a compelling response to Nazi oppression,...continue...
1 Super Audio CD / Coviello / 2006-11-12Works: Aaron Copland: Old American Songs, Set 1; The Boatmen's Dance, song for voice & piano (Old American Songs); The Dodger, song for voice & piano (Old American Songs); Benjamin Britten: Hymn to St Cecil...
Performers: Klussmann, Sophie [Soprano Vocal]; Leonhardt, Christoph; Mayers, Philip; Pfutzner, Thomas; Pulhmann, Sabine; Reim, Bianca; Scheidig, Axel; Schneider, Jörg; Schweda, Tobias; Timm, Michael; Vo&szl...
Conductors: Halsey, Simon
Ensemble: ; Berlin Radio Chorus; Berlin Radio Female Chorus; Berlin Radio Male Chorus
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1 Super Audio CD / Chandos Records / 2005-10-18Works: Michael Tippett: The Rose Lake, for orchestra; Ritual Dances from "The Midsummer Marriage", for chorus ad lib & orchestra
Conductors: Hickox, Richard
Ensemble: BBC National Orchestra of Wales
On holiday in Senegal in 1990, Tippett was taken to visit a small lake, le Lak Rose, which under the midday sun is transformed from...continue...