Britten: Peter Grimes / Alan Oke, Giselle Allen, Steuart Bedford, Robert Murray, Alexandra Hutton [2013 Aldeburgh Festival]
2 CD / Signum Records / 2013-08-27Works: Benjamin Britten: Peter Grimes
Performers: Oke, Alan; Richardson, Stephen [Bass-Baritone Vocal]; Waddington, Henry
Conductors: Bedford, Steuart
Ensemble: Opera North Chorus
A landmark recording in Britten's Centenary Year. Following the recording sessions for this disc - made in Snape Maltings, Aldeburgh, UK - the company performed...continue...
Recording information: Snape Maltings Concert Hall (06/07/2013/06/09/2013)....continue...
2 CD / Glyndebourne / 2009-03-31Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Fidelio, Op. 72
Performers: Cleverton, Anthony; Coleman-Wright, Peter; Kampe, Anja; Kerl, Torsten; Milne, Lisa; Sherratt, Brindley; Vale, Nathan; Vocal], Andrew Kennedy [Tenor; Waddington, Henry
Conductors: Elder, Mark
Ensemble: London Philharmonic Orchestra
With 'Fidelio', Beethoven found the perfect vehicle to express his lifelong commitment to liberty. The work exposes the reality that at any moment in the...continue...