The John Eliot Gardiner Collection - Works by Monteverdi, Bach, Handel, Gluck, Mozart, Haydn, Beethoven, Berlioz et al. [30 CDs]
30 CD / Deutsche Grammophon / 2013-04-30Works: Claudio Monteverdi: Vespro della Beata Vergine; Henry Purcell: Fairy Queen, Z 629; Johann Sebastian Bach: Saint Matthew Passion, BWV 244; George Frederick Handel: Jephtha; Recorded Sound: Applause; C...
Performers: Alcantara, Lynette; Backes, Constanze; Biebrach, Christfried; Bilson, Malcolm [Keyboards]; Bonney, Barbara [Soprano Vocal]; Bruce-Payne, Sally; Canonici, Luca; Dazeley, William; Forsberg, Bengt; Fred...
Conductors: Gardiner, John E.; Gardiner, John Eliot
Ensemble: ; English Baroque Soloists; His Majesties Sagbutts and Cornetts; NDR Sinfonieorchester; Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra; Wiener Tschuschenkapelle
One of the great advocates of period-instrument performance - but not, he insists a period - instrument specialist (the vial thing is to combine a...continue...
1 CD / Hyperion / 2005-10-11Works: Franz Joseph Haydn: Missa brevis St. Joannis de Deo, for soloists, chorus, organ & orchestra in B flat major ("Little Or; Mass for soloists, chorus, organ & orchestra in B flat major ("Harmoniemesse"...
Performers: George, Michael [Bass-Baritone Vocal]; Kendall, William; Russell, Lynda
Conductors: Hill, David
Ensemble: Brandenburg Collegium Orchestra; Winchester Cathedral Choir
"With a 55-second Gloria for the Kleine Orgelmesse Hill certainly puts the 'brevis' into Missa Brevis. The late Harmoniemesse is thoughtful, Winchester's Collegiate polish underpinned...continue...
1 CD / Chandos Records / 2004-06-29Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Requiem in D minor, K 626
Performers: Kendall, William; Kenny, Yvonne [Soprano Vocals]; Kenyon, Philip; Walker, Sarah; Wilson-Johnson, David
Conductors: Guest, George
Ensemble: English Chamber Orchestra
"George Guest's new recording is distinguished by its deliberate tempos but also its very powerful rhythmic momentum and an expressive intensity of a kind one...continue...
3 CD / Orfeo / 1995-11-01Works: Niccolò Jommelli: Didone Abbandonata, opera
Performers: Bach, Mechthild; Borst, Martina; Bratschke, Detlef; Kendall, William; Röschmann, Dorothea; Raunig, Arno; Taylor, Daniel
Conductors: Bernius, Frieder