1 CD / Opera Rara / 2006-05-09Works: Giovanni Pacini: Il Corsaro, opera; Stella di Napoli, opera; Il contestabile di Chester, opera; Cesare in Egitto, opera; Allan Cameron, opera; Saverio Mercadante: Elena da Feltre, opera; I Normanni a...
Performers: Cullagh, Majella; Ford, Bruce [Tenor Vocal]; Massis, Annick; Opie, Alan [Baritone Vocals]; Polverelli, Laura; Tarver, Kenneth; Waddington, Henry; Wood, Roland
Conductors: Parry, David
Mercadante and Pacini were, in the first place, very close contemporaries, born only five months apart. Both composers, though they may have begun as imitators...continue...
1 CD / Albany Records / 2004-04-01Works: Edward Joseph Collins: Hymn to the Earth, for soloists, chorus & orchestra; Variations on an Irish Folksong, for orchestra; Cowboy's Breakdown, for orchestra
Performers: Auty, Peter; Bern, Jeni; Irwin, Jane; Waddington, Henry
Conductors: Alsop, Marin