1 CD / Hyperion / 2010-03-09Works: Claudio Monteverdi: Su le penne de' venti (Prologue to "La Maddalena" by Gio. Battista Andreini), for tenor & 5 instrume; Confitebor tibi, Domine II, motet for 3 voices & 2 violins (from Salve morale...
Performers: Kirkby, Emma; Partridge, Ian [Tenor Vocals]; Thomas, David [Bass Vocal]
Conductors: Holman, Peter; Goodman, Roy
Ensemble: Parley of Instruments
'Music of exhilarating inspiration, superbly performed. A recording as near as may be to the ideal ... a very remarkable recording indeed. For audiophile and...continue...
Recording information: Parish Church of St. Jude-on-the-Hill, London NW 11, En (02/02/1981-02/03/1981)....continue...
1 CD / Hyperion / 2007-09-11Works: Antonio Vivaldi: Griselda, RV 718; Tito Manlio, RV 738; Ottone in Villa, RV 729; L'Atenaide, RV 702; Bajazet, RV 703 "Tamerlano"; L' Incoronazione di Dario, opera, RV 719; Catone in Utica, RV 705
Performers: Kirkby, Emma
Conductors: Goodman, Roy
Ensemble: Brandenburg Consort
"A disc which will delight both Vivaldi enthusiasts and lovers of Baroque music generally. Excellent recorded sound and strongly recommended on all counts." - Gramophone...continue...
2 CD / Hyperion / 2000-12-01Works: Johann Sebastian Bach: Cantata no 82, "Ich habe genug" BWV 82; Cantata no 202, "Weichet nur, betrübte Schatten" ("Wedding Cantata") BWV 202; Cantata no 208, "Was mir behagt, ist nur die muntre J...
Performers: Davies, Simon [Tenor/Baritone Vocal]; George, Michael [Bass-Baritone Vocal]; Kirkby, Emma; Smith, Jennifer [Vocals]; Thomas, David [Bass Vocal]
Conductors: ; Goodman, Roy
Ensemble: Parley of Instruments; Taverner Choir, Consort & Players
'Still by far the best version. The stronger sense of occasion is boosted by Peter Holman's inspired topping and tailing with sinfonias' (International Record Review)...continue...