2 CD / NMC Recordings / 2007-06-02Works: Harrison Birtwistle: Punch and Judy
Performers: Bryn-Julson, Phyllis; DeGaetani, Jan; Langridge, Philip; Roberts, Stephen [baritone]; Tomlinson, John; Wilson-Johnson, David
Conductors: Atherton, David
Ensemble: London Sinfonietta
As a whole the opera loses none of its powerful and sustained impact when compared with Birtwistle's own more mature compositions. If anything, its startling...continue...
1 CD / Deutsche Grammophon Import / 2007-04-18Works: Igor Stravinsky: The Flood, musical play for 3 vocal soloists, narrator, caller, speakers, chorus & orchestra; Abraham and Isaac, sacred ballad for voice & chamber orchestra; Variations; Requiem Cant...
Performers: Berkeley, Michael; Bernard Jacobson; Crayford, Marcia; Hall, Peter; Johnson, Peter [Bass-Baritone Vocal]; Mary Power; Richardson, Stephen [Bass-Baritone Vocal]; Shelton, Lucy [Soprano Vocal]; Townsen...
Conductors: Knussen, Oliver
Ensemble: London Sinfonietta; New London Chamber Chorus Men