1 CD / CPO / 2011-01-25Works: Andrea Lorenzo Scartazzini: Nachttief und Mond, miniatures for countertenor & cello; Michael Reudenbach: ...Zitate, Berührungen..., for bass clarinet, harp, contrabass, percussion & tape; Robert...
Performers: Lakey, Denis
Conductors: Lang, Benjamin
Ensemble: Oh Ton-Ensemble
Recording information: Sendesaal Radio Bremen (2007-12-10&2007-12-17_2007-)....continue...
Lully: Psyché, LWV 45 / O'Dette, Stubbs, Sampson, Gauvin, Boston Early Music Festival Orchestra, et al
3 CD / CPO / 2008-07-29Works: Jean-Baptiste Lully: Psyché, opera, LWV 56
Performers: Balzer, Colin; Barrett, Michael [Tenor Vocal/U.S.]; Bordas, Ricard; Doren, Yulia Van; Engebreth, Aaron; Forsythe, Amanda; Gauvin, Karina; Laquerre, Olivier; Lebel, Mireille; Lemos, José; McSto...
"Musical directors Stephen Stubbs and Paul O'Dette have reconstructed the score from several sources, clearly with an ear to good tunes, vigor, and allure. The...continue...
A. Scarlatti: Il Martirio di Santa Cecilia / Fasolis, Argenta, Pennicchi, Landauer, Beasley, I Barocchisti
2 CD / CPO / 2008-06-24Works: Alessandro Scarlatti: Il Martirio di S. Cecilia, oratorio for 4 voices & orchestra
Performers: Argenta, Nancy; Beasley, Marco; Landauer, Bernhard; Pennicchi, Marinella
Conductors: Fasolis, Diego
Ensemble: I Barocchisti
Until recently all traces of Alessandro Scarlatti's oratorio 'Il martirio di Santa Cecilia' had been lost. It was not known that it had been lying...continue...
3 CD / CPO / 2008-05-27Works: Antonio Vivaldi: Il Farnace, RV 711; Orlando furioso, opera in 3 acts, RV 728
Performers: Desler, Anne; Dordolo, Luca; Gregoire, Thierry; Kennedy, Nicki; Kronthaler, Martin; Liso, Marina De; Sciannimanico, Lucia
Conductors: Sardelli, Federico Maria
Ensemble: Coro da Camera Italiano
"Vivaldi demonstrates real psychological insight into his characters here, more so than in his other operas that have been recorded. He doesn't have the dramatic...continue...
3 CD / CPO / 2007-06-26Works: Jean-Baptiste Lully: Thésée, opera, LWV 51
Performers: Crook, Howard [Tenor Vocals]; Cube, Moritz von; Doren, Yulia Van; Engebreth, Aaron; Forsythe, Amanda; Hargis, Ellen; Laquerre, Olivier; Lebel, Mireille; LeBlanc, Suzie [Soprano Vocal]; Molomot, Marc;...
"...recognition is due to the brilliant period-violinist who, as first-desk "leader", draws wonderful discipline and spirit from the ensemble. The sound is full-bodied and well-balanced....continue...
2 CD / CPO / 2000-09-01Works: Johann Joseph Fux: Il Fonte della salute, aperto dalla grazia nel calvario, oratorio
Performers: Bankl, Wolfgang; Chum, Johannes; Voss, Henning
Conductors: Haselböck, Martin
Ensemble: Wiener Akademie Orchester
"Though his music is often structured through close imitation and fluent counterpoint, Fux is a surprisingly gifted melodist, worthy of comparison with Handel or Alessandro...continue...
1 CD / CPO / 1998-01-01Works: Johann Joseph Fux: Victimae Paschali Laudes, sequence for soloists, chorus & orchestra; Missa Corporis Christi, for 2 voices, chorus & orchestra; Plaudite, Sonat Tuba, motet for voice, trumpet & stri...
Performers: Chum, Johannes; Cordier, David; Mertens, Klaus
Conductors: Haselböck, Martin
Ensemble: Vienna Academy Choir
2 CD / CPO / 1996-09-01Works: Georg Philipp Telemann: Wasser Overture, for 2 recorders, flute, 2 oboes, bassoon, strings & continuo in C major ("Hamburger; Music for the Admiralty jubilee, TV 24 no 1
Performers: Mertens, Klaus; Muller, Rufus [Tenor Vocals]; Pushee, Graham; Schopper, Michael; Sluis, Mieke van der; Thomas, David [Bass Vocal]
Conductors: Helbich, Wolfgang
Ensemble: Bremen Baroque Orchestra
"...For all its civic fustian, it is an endearing and quite satisfying assemblage, done to an absolute fare-thee-well by this fine roster of soloists, chorus,...continue...
3 CD / CPO / 1995-05-01Works: Heinrich Ignaz Franz von Biber: Arminio (Chi la Dura la Vince), opera in 3 acts, C. 51
Performers: Forster, Markus; Kinda, Gerd; Landauer, Bernhard; Mehltretter, Florian; Meijer, Xenia; Oswald, Hermann; Rastbichler, Otto; Schlick, Barbara [Soprano Vocal]; Schwarz, Gotthold; Schwarzer, Regina; Trou...
Conductors: Dolcimelo, Il; Brunner, Wolfgang
Ensemble: Salzburger Hofmusik