Michael Praetorius: 'Christmas Vespers' - Selections from Polyhymnia caduceatrix, Musica Sionae and Puericinium, and Terpsichore / Apollo's Fire, Sorrell
1 CD / Avie Records / 2015-10-02Works: Michael Praetorius: Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland, for 6 voices (from Musae Sioniae 5); Nun komm der Heiden Heiland; Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme (from the Polyhymnia caduceatrix); Puer natus in Be...
Performers: Conklin, Patrick; Greenleaf, Jolle; Mello, Scott; Miller, Allison; Paetz, Allison; Shipper, Paul; Simon, Sandra; Snaidas, Nell; Sollek, Kirsten; Sponseller, Michael; Turner, Ryan
Conductors: Sorrell, Jeannette; Plank, Katherine; Nelson, Beth; Nelson, Richard
Ensemble: ; Apollo's Fire
"Music for the people" could have been the motto for 17th-century German composer Michael Praetorius. He adhered to the ideals of Protestant pioneer Martin Luther...continue...
Recording information: St. Paul's Church, Cleveland Heights, OH (12/09/2005-12/13/2005)....continue...
Handel: 'Terpsicore' & Ballet Scenes from 'Ariodante' / Ava Pine, soprano; Kirsten Sollek, mezzo-soprano. Richman
1 CD / Centaur / 2014-08-12Works: George Frederick Handel: Terpsichore; Ballet Scenes from Ariodante
Performers: Pine, Ava; Snaidas, Nell; Sollek, Kirsten
Conductors: Richman, James
Ensemble: ; Concert Royal Orchestra
Handel''s one act opera-ballet Terpsichore (1734) is followed by the ballets sequences from his 1735 opera seria, Ariodante. Leading baroque conductor James Richman founded the...continue...
Recording information: St. George's Episcopal Church, New York, NY (2007-09-22_2007-09-25&2009-)....continue...