2 CD / Hyperion / 2004-01-01Works: Ralph Vaughan Williams: Hugh the Drover
Performers: Atkinson, Lynton; Bottone, Bonaventura; Coote, Alice; Evans, Rebecca; Evans, Wynford; Gooding, Julia; Hulton, Adrian; Jenkins, Neil; Nicoll, Harry; Opie, Alan [Baritone Vocal]; Poulton, Robert; Saund...
Conductors: Best, Matthew
Ensemble: Corydon Orchestra
'Enchanting, heartwarming' (Fanfare, USA)
'This sparkling recording makes it clear that 'Hugh the Drover' is a work that deserves to be staged professionally at regular intervals....continue...
2 CD / Chandos Records / 2001-10-23Works: Giuseppe Verdi: Otello
Performers: Bottone, Bonaventura; Craig, Charles; Howlett, Neil; Kale, Stuart [Tenor Vocal]; Plowright, Rosalind Plowright; Rea, Sean; Rivers, Malcolm; Squires, Shilagh; Traynor, Gordon
Conductors: Elder, Mark
Ensemble: English National Opera Chorus
"This 1983 'Otello' was captured live at the London Coliseum, and the sometimes far-back voices on the stage... often defeat the purpose of a clearly...continue...
1 CD / Gift Of Music / 2001-06-01Works: Felix Mendelssohn: Lieder ohne Worte, Op. 19; A Midsummer Night's Dream; Song Without Words; Songs (6), Op. 57; Elias Parish Alvars: Serenade for harp, Op. 83; George Frederick Handel: MEDLEY; Engelb...
Performers: Bennett, Elinor; Bottone, Bonaventura; Butteriss, Simon; Giles, Ian; Gregory, James; Martin Souter [Organ/Piano]; Spiers, John; Wickham, Henry
Conductors: Rainer, Christian; Jones, John Price; Edwards, John O.
Music for home and garden; Includes Mendelssohn and Gilbert and Sullivan...continue...
1 CD / Jay Records / 1999-09-14Works: Jacques Offenbach: Gaîté Parisienne
Performers: Belcourt, Emile; Bottone, Bonaventura; Burgess, Sally; Byles, Edward; Kale, Stuart [Tenor Vocal]; Kimm, Fiona; Masterton-Smith, Simon; Pope, Cathryn; Squires, Shilagh; Watson, Lillian
Conductors: Elder, Mark
Ensemble: English National Opera Orchestra
1 CD / Chandos Records / 1999-08-17Works: Lili Boulanger: Psalm 24 for chorus, orchestra & organ; Faust et Hélène, cantata; D'un soir triste, for string trio (or cello) & piano (or orchestra); D'un matin de printemps, for violin (o...
Performers: Bottone, Bonaventura; Dawson, Lynne [Soprano Vocals]; Howard, Jason; MacKenzie, Neil; Murray, Ann
Conductors: Tortelier, Yan Pascal
Ensemble: BBC Philharmonic Orchestra; City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra Chorus
"...[Lili Boulanger's] completed works display a precocious maturity providing a tantalising clue as to what might have been. Boulanger's psalm settings, two of which are...continue...
2 CD / Jay Records / 1997-05-01Works: George Forrest / Robert Wright: Kismet, musical (after works by Alexander Borodin); Timbuktu, musical
Performers: Ashe, Rosemary; Barham, Edmund; Bottone, Bonaventura; Byles, Edward; Green, Simon [Actor/Singer]; Griffiths, Philip; Hubbard, Bruce; Kaye, Judy; Masterson, Valerie; Maxwell, Donald [Bass-Baritone Voc...
Conductors: Edwards, John O.