1 CD / Profil Edition Gunter Hanssler / 2008-02-26Works: Michael Tippett: A Child of Our Time, oratorio
Performers: Hadley, Jerry; Holl, Robert; Selbig, Ute
Conductors: Davis, Colin
Ensemble: Dresden State Opera Orchestra
1 DVD Video / Arthaus DVD / 2008-02-26Works: Michael Tippett: King Priam
Performers: Ebrahim, Omar; Haskin, Howard; Jenkins, Neil; Macann, Rodney; Mason, Anne; Price, Janet; Walker, Sarah
Conductors: Norrington, Roger
Ensemble: Kent Opera Chorus; Kent Opera Orchestra
The re-telling of part of the original epic legend of Troy follows the Homeric characters through their love, loyalties and vengeance – leading to the...continue...
Run Time: 138 min.
Picture Format: NTSC, Color
1 CD / Hyperion / 2007-09-11Works: Richard Dering: Factum est Silentium for 6 voices & continuo; Kenneth Leighton: Preces and Responses no 1, for cantor, chorus & organ; Preces and Responses no 2, for cantor, chorus & organ; Charles V...
Performers: Brett, Francis; Dobell, Mark; Empitt, Julian; Ewens, Jacob; MacDonald, Robert [Bass Voice]; Quinney, Robert; Stocker, Julian; Trapp, Nicholas
Conductors: O'Donnell, James [Organ]
Ensemble: Westminster Abbey Choir
The latest CD from the Choir of Westminster Abbey, led by its director James O'Donnell, again draws on the rich repertoire of the liturgy in...continue...
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2005-02-22Works: Michael Tippett: A Child of Our Time, oratorio
Performers: Cheek, John; Garrison, Jon [Tenor Vocal]; Robinson, Faye
Conductors: Tippett, Michael
Ensemble: City of Birmingham Choir
'A Child of Our Time', written at the beginning of the second world war as an expression of 'man's inhumanity to man', has become one...continue...