1 CD / Decca Import / 2005-02-08Works: Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto for Violin in E major, Op. 8 no 1/RV 269 "Primavera"; Concerto for Strings in G major, RV 151 "Alla rustica"; Concerto for Mandolin in C major, RV 425; Wolfgang Amadeus Moza...
Performers: Hermanjat, Jean-Claude; Holliger, Ursula; Loveday, Alan; Ochi, Takashi; Pepin, Andre; Pinnock, Trevor
Conductors: Marriner, Sir Neville; Boskovsky, Willi; De Waart, Edo; Bonynge, Richard; Pinnock, Trevor; Hogwood, Christopher; Kuentz, Paul; Chailly, Riccardo
Ensemble: Academy of Ancient Music; Academy of St. Martin in the Fields; English Concert; La Scala Philharmonic; London Symphony Orchestra; National Philharmonic Orchestra; Netherlands Wind Ensemble; Paul Kuen...
2 CD / Decca Import / 2003-09-29Works: Giulio Caccini: Ave Maria; Steven Mercurio: Sancta Maria (based on the Intermezzo from Mascagni's Cavalleria rusticana); Charles Gounod: Ave Maria; Franz Schubert: Ave Maria; Lullaby; César Fran...
Performers: Bocelli, Andrea
Conductors: Chung, Myung-Whun
This album is also available on VHS.
This limited edition package includes the SACRED ARIAS DVD, an enhanced CD with the original SACRED ARIAS music plus 2 bonus tracks, a 14 photo picture gall...continue...
3 CD / Decca Import / 2002-03-26Works: Vincenzo Bellini: Norma, opera
Performers: Alexander, John; Cross, Richard; Horne, Marilyn [Mezzo-soprano Vocal]; Minton, Yvonne [Soprano Vocals]; Sutherland, Joan, Dame [Soprano vocals]
Conductors: Bonynge, Richard
Ensemble: London Symphony Chorus
"In her first, mid-1960's recording of "Norma", Sutherland was joined by an Adalgisa in Marilyn Horne whose control of florid singing is just as remarkable...continue...
2 CD / Decca Import / 2002-03-25Works: Gaetano Donizetti: Lucia di Lammermoor
Performers: Ahnsjo, Claes-Håkan; Bello, Vincenzo; Caballé, Montserrat [Soprano Vocals]; Carreras, José [Tenor Vocal]; Murray, Ann; Ramey, Samuel [Bass-Baritone Vocal]; Sardinero, Vicente
Conductors: López-Cobos, Jesús
Ensemble: Ambrosian Opera Chorus
"The recording is warm, refined in detail and atmospheric... those who seek emotional histrionics in the Mad scene will find that Caballe manages much of...continue...
1 CD / Decca Import / 1998-07-10Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Bagatelle for piano in A minor ("Für Elise"), WoO 59; Sonata for Piano no 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 27/2 "Moonlight"; Johann Sebastian Bach: Prelude and Fugue in C major, BW...
1 CD / Decca Import / 1998-01-14Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Sonata for Piano no 11 in B flat major, Op. 22; Sonata for Piano no 12 in A flat major, Op. 26 "Funeral March"; Sonata for Piano no 21 in C major, Op. 53 "Waldstein"
Performers: Pollini, Maurizio
"...For modern sound choices, Pollini's performance goes to the head of the pack. This is magnificent Beethoven playing." -Burwasser, Fanfare...continue...