Stravinsky: Oedipus Rex, Apollon musagète / Jennifer Johnston (mz), Skelton (tenor), Saks (bass-baritone), Fanny Ardant (narr.), Monteverdi Choir, London SO, Gardiner
1 Super Audio CD / LSO Live (London SO) / 2014-04-08Works: Igor Stravinsky: Oedipus rex; Apollon musagète, ballet in 2 scenes for string orchestra
Performers: Ashworth, Alexander [Vocals]; Johnston, Jennifer; Quirke, Benedict; Saks, Gidon; Shipley, David [Bass Vocals]; Skelton, Stuart
Conductors: Gardiner, John Eliot
Ensemble: ; Monteverdi Choir
On this, his first release for LSO Live, Sir John Eliot Gardiner conducts the London Symphony Orchestra, the Monteverdi Choir and top flight soloists including...continue...
Recording information: The Barbican, London (04/25/2013/05/01/2013)....continue...
3 CD / LSO Live (London SO) / 2004-08-01Works: Benjamin Britten: Peter Grimes
Performers: Buchanan, Alison; Davies, Ryland; Gillett, Christopher; Gunn, Nathan; Lemalu, Jonathan; Matthews, Sally; Michaels-Moore, Anthony; Rutherford, James; Watson, Janice; Winslade, Glenn; Wyn-Rogers, Cathe...
Conductors: Davis, Colin
Ensemble: London Symphony Chorus
"Hearing this performance in the theater would be a most satisfying experience, but in a recording one wants more. Any lover of Britten's music really...continue...