Beethoven: Symphony No. 9 / Melanie Diener, soprano; Petra Lang, contralto; Endrik Wottrich, tenor; Dietrich Henschel (1998 Recording)
1 CD / Harmonia Mundi / 2013-03-12Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony no 9 in D minor, Op. 125 "Choral"
Performers: Diener, Melanie; Henschel, Dietrich; Lang, Petra; Wottrich, Endrik
Conductors: Herreweghe, Philippe
Ensemble: La Chapelle Royale
BBC Music Magazine, April 2013
Expressive but on a tight rhythmic leash.
Recording information: l'Arsenal de Metz (10/1998)....continue...
3 CD / Harmonia Mundi / 2007-06-12Works: George Frederick Handel: Ariodante
Performers: Cavallier, Nicolas; Gondek, Juliana; Hunt Lieberson, Lorraine; Lane, Jennifer; Lindemann, Jorn; Muller, Rufus [Tenor Vocals]; Saffer, Lisa
Conductors: McGegan, Nicholas
Ensemble: Freiburg Baroque Orchestra
"McGegan directs in his usual spirited style. There is a real theatrical sense to his conducting: this is one of those opera sets where, after...continue...