1 CD / Dacapo / 2009-04-28Works: Klaus Jorgensen: Moon-Pain, for voice & chamber ensemble; Goblin Dance, for clarinet & piano; Lisbon Revisited, for vocal ensemble
Performers: Boehmer, Konrad; Butterfield, Christopher; Garcia, Ivan; Goldman, Jonathan; Gonneville, Michel; Hoffmeyer, Stig; Klett, Anna; Lobo, Joao; Meyer, Rudiger; Munich, Silvina; Oja, Iris; Poulsen, Peter; S...
Conductors: Hillier, Paul
In his most important work to date, the song cycle 'Moon-pain' (2003-8) for mezzo-soprano and chamber ensemble, Klaus Ib Jorgensen (b. 1967) has set the...continue...
2 Super Audio CD / Dacapo / 2006-08-29Works: Rued Langgaard: Antikrist, opera
Performers: Byriel, Sten; Dahl, Anne Margrethe; Elming, Poul; Gjerris, Helene; Hal, Johnny van; Ketilsson, Jon; Lundgren, John; Nylund, Camilla; Resmark, Susanne; Suurballe, Morten
Conductors: Dausgaard, Thomas
Ensemble: Danish National Orchestra
A magnificent doomsday vision and full length nightmare - No pains are spared as the composer's revelation unfolds with its intriguing allegorical characters and its...continue...
1 CD / Dacapo / 2004-03-01Works: Poul Rovsing Olsen: Belisa, opera, Op. 50
Performers: Byriel, Sten; Dahl, Anne Margrethe; Halling, Elisabeth; Inderhaug, Eir; Jæger, Bo Lundby; Nielsen, Lise-Lotte; Rorholm, Marianne
Conductors: Veto, Tamas
"The music is a curious hodge-podge of styles, mainly atonal, some 12-tone, expressionist, some Arab influences, a bit of Orientalism, some exotic, some erotic. Oddly...continue...
2 CD / Dacapo / 2001-01-01Works: Poul Ruders: The Handmaid's Tale, opera
Performers: Dahl, Anne Margrethe; Elming, Poul; Halling, Elisabeth; Hansen, Pia; Haugland, Aage; Henning-Jensen, Gert; Henriksen, Uffe; Larsen, John; Nielsen, Lise-Lotte; Rorholm, Marianne
Conductors: Schoenwandt, Michael
Ensemble: Royal Danish Chorus
The Handmaid's Tale is a grim futuristic story of a fundamentalist, misogynist society where few people are fertile, and a story of love, power and...continue...