1 CD / Brilliant Classics / 2010-07-13Works: Jean Gilles: Requiem (Messe des morts); Michel Corrette: Le Carillon des Morts
Performers: Hill, Martyn [Tenor Vocals]; Kooij, Peter [Bass Vocal]; Nirouet, Jean; Rodde, Anne-Marie; Studer, Ulrich
Conductors: Goebel, Reinhard
Jean Gilles, born in Avignon in 1668, enrolled in the cathedral school in Aix-en-Provence. Under the tutelage of Guillaume Poitevin, who nurtured his unmistakable talents,...continue...
Recording information: Karmelieter Kerk, Ghent, Belgium (01/1981)....continue...
1 CD / Harmonia Mundi / 1993-07-30Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Masonic Funeral Music in C minor, K 477 (479a); Mass in C minor, K 427 (417a) "Great"
Performers: Kooij, Peter [Bass Vocal]; Larmore, Jennifer; Oelze, Christiane [Soprano Vocal]; Weir, Scot
Conductors: Herreweghe, Philippe
Ensemble: Champs-Élysées Orchestra
"Herreweghe offers the most gentle rendition of this work that I've ever heard...The soloists are uniformly fine, always within a conception that achieves its strongest...continue...