Judith Weir (b.1954): Storm, I-V; Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis; Missa del Cid; The Songs Sung True / BBC Singers; Endymion, David Hill
1 CD / Signum Records / 2015-06-09Works: Judith Weir: All the Ends of the Earth, carol for chorus; Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis, for chorus; Missa del Cid; The Song Sung True, for chorus; Storm, for chorus & ensemble
Performers: Feaviour, Margaret; Haslam, Micaela; Poole, Elizabeth; Robinson, Olivia
Conductors: Hill, David;
Ensemble: BBC Singers; Choristers of the Temple Church, London; Endymion; Endymion Ensemble
The BBC Singers continue their critically lauded and award-nominated series of composer-led recordings with a new disc of works by Master of the Queen's Music...continue...
Recording information: Temple Church, London....continue...
Sempre Libera - arias by Gounod, Bellini, Bizet, Delives, Puccini, Messager, Verdi Meyerbeer et al. / Miah Persson, soprano; Swedish Radio SO, Harding
1 Super Audio CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2015-06-09Works: Gaetano Donizetti: Don Pasquale; Charles Gounod: Faust; Roméo et Juliette; Vincenzo Bellini: I Capuleti e Montecchi, opera; Georges Bizet: Carmen, opera; Carmen Suite for orchestra no 1; L&eac...
Performers: Karnéus, Katarina; Persson, Miah; Staples, Andrew
Conductors: Harding, Daniel
Ensemble: Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra
To the audiences of many of the world's leading opera houses - the Metropolitan, Covent Garden, Wiener Staatsoper - Miah Persson will be well-known as...continue...
Recording information: Berwald Hall, Stockholm (03/31/2014-04/04/2014)....continue...
Beethoven: Missa Solemnis / Genia Kuhmeier, Elisabeth Kulman, Mark Padmore, Hanno Muller-Brachmann. Bavarian Radio SO, Haitink
1 CD / BR Klassik / 2015-06-09Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Missa solemnis in D major, Op. 123
Performers: Barachovsky, Anton; Kühmeier, Genia; Kulman, Elisabeth; Muller-Brachmann, Hanno; Padmore, Mark [Tenor Vocal]
Conductors: Haitink, Bernard
Ensemble: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
The BR-KLASSIK label has already released several recordings with Bernard Haitink, who has now been connected with the Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks for over 55...continue...
Recording information: Herkulessaal der Residenz, München (09/25/2014-09/26/2014)....continue...
2 Super Audio CD / Challenge / 2015-06-09Works: Johann Sebastian Bach: Saint Matthew Passion, BWV 244
Performers: Dürmüller, Jörg; Fink, Marcos; Koningsberger, Maarten; Lindert, Elske Te [Vocals]; Nijsingh, Chantal [Vocals]; Tuijp, Minou [Vocals]; Van Gijssel, Arjen [Vocals]; Wanroij, Judith Van
Conductors: de Vriend, Jan Willem
Ensemble: Consensus Vocalis; Netherlands Symphony Orchestra
Bach's St. Matthew Passion, according to the arrangement by Felix Mendelssohn dating from 1841, graces this splendid live recording. The Netherlands Symphony Orchestra, with Chief...continue...
Recording information: Muziekcentrum Enschede, The Netherlands (04/04/2014)....continue...