10 CD / Decca / 2005-03-15Works: Benjamin Britten: A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 64; Phaedra, Op. 93; The Rape of Lucretia; Turn of the Screw, chamber opera, Op. 54; Death in Venice, opera, Op. 88; Gloriana, opera, Op. 53
Performers: Adams, Stephen James; Ainsley, John Mark; Alder, Eric; Bainbridge, Elisabeth; Baker, Janet, Dame [Mezzo-soprano Vocal]; Barstow, Josephine; Bates, Angela Vernon; Bauer, Michael; Bowen, Kenneth; Bowma...
Conductors: Britten, Benjamin; Bedford, Steuart; Mackerras, Charles
Ensemble: ; Welsh National Opera Chorus
These recordings of the remaining five Britten operas in the Decca catalog are conducted by mixture of the composer and two colleagues, Steuart Bedford and...continue...
2 CD / Chandos Records / 2001-04-24Works: Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky: Eugen Onegin
Performers: Bainbridge, Elisabeth; Bardon, Patricia; Connell, John; Finnie, Linda [Mezzo-Soprano Vocals]; Gedda, Nicolai [Tenor Vocals]; Hampson, Thomas [Baritone vocals]; Rosenshein, Neil; Te Kanawa, Kiri, Dame...
Conductors: Mackerras, Charles
Ensemble: Welsh National Opera Chorus
The highly successful Opera in English series continues with Tchaikovsky's "Eugene Onegin". This all star cast recording, made in 1994, features singers who have made...continue...