Dvorak: Stabat Mater, Op. 58 / Erin Wall, Mihoko Fujimura, Christian Elsner, Liang Li / Mariss Jansons, Bavarian Radio SO
1 CD / BR Klassik / 2016-01-08Works: Antonin Dvorák: Stabat Mater, Op. 58/B 71
Performers: Elsner, Christian [Tenor Vocal]; Fujimura, Mihoko; Li, Liang; Wall, Erin
Conductors: Jansons, Mariss
Ensemble: Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks
Dvorák's haunting 'Stabat Mater' for solo voices, chorus and orchestra is not only the most famous work of church music by the Bohemian composer, it...continue...
Recording information: München, Herkulessaal der Residenz (03/24/2015-03/26/2015)....continue...
2 CD / BR Klassik / 2013-01-29Works: Stephen Sondheim: Sweeney Todd
Performers: Baker, Gregg; Best, Jonathan; Bottone, Rebecca; Charbonneau, Pascal [Tenor Vocal]; Dimarzio, Diana; Dwyer, Adrian [Tenor Vocal]; Henschel, Jane; Hirtreiter, Andreas; Meyer, Andrew Lepri; Samm, Ronald...
Conductors: Schirmer, Ulf
Ensemble: Munich Radio Symphony Orchestra
To commemorate its 60th anniversary in 2012, the Munich Radio Orchestra, under director Ulf Schirmer, performed Stephen Sondheim's musical, "Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of...continue...
Recording information: Prinzregententheater, München (05/06/2012).
Even though this German production of Stephen Sondheim's Sweeney Todd may be greeted with some skepticism, it is a remark...continue...
2 CD / BR Klassik / 2009-09-29Works: Wieland Schmid: Introduction to J.S. Bach's "St. Matthew Passion", with musical examples
Performers: Brummelstroete, Wilke te; Davidslim, Steve [Tenor Vocal]; Roth, Detlef; Ruiten, Lenneke; Schmitt, Maximilian [Tenor Vocal]; Speer, Yorck Felix
Conductors: Dijkstra, Peter
Long considered one of the seminal works in the classical oratorio tradition, St. Matthew Passion by J.S. Bach also holds a strong connection with many...continue...