Handel: Operatic Arias from the whole of Handel's London operatic career (1711-1741) / Emma Bell, soprano
1 CD / Linn Records / 2014-11-11Conductors: Egarr, Richard
Ensemble: Scottish Chamber Orchestra
‘Handel: Operatic Arias’ sees soprano Emma Bell perform with the Scottish Chamber Orchestra, directed from the harpsichord by Richard Egarr, in her second recital disc...continue...
4 CD / Linn Records / 2014-11-11Works: Johann Sebastian Bach: The Well-Tempered Clavier (48), collection of preludes & fugues in 2 Books, BWV 846-893 (BC L80-127)
Performers: Butt, John [Organ, Conductor]
Prize-winning Bach specialist John Butt performs J.S. Bach’s famous ‘Das wohltemperierte Klavier’ for his debut solo recording on Linn. Perhaps best known as director of...continue...
Recording information: St Martin's, East Woodhay, Hampshire, UK (07/15/2013-07/18/2013)....continue...
1 CD / Linn Records / 2014-11-11Conductors: Parry, Ben
Ensemble: Dunedin Consort
Dunedin Consort made its Linn debut with this stunning recording of a cappella vocal music by America's two most famous 20th century composers: Aaron Copland...continue...
Poulenc: Organ Concerto; Pierre Petit: concertino for organ, strings & percussion; Barber: Toccata Festiva / Gillian Weir, organ
1 CD / Linn Records / 2014-11-11Works: Francis Poulenc: Concerto for Organ, Strings and Timpani in G minor; Pierre Petit: Concertino for organ, strings & percussion; Samuel Barber: Toccata Festiva for organ & orchestra, Op. 36
Performers: Weir, Gillian
Conductors: Hill, David; Leppard, Raymond
Ensemble: ; English Chamber Orchestra
Gillian Weir and the English Chamber Orchestra deliver a dazzling collection of works for organ and orchestra, performed on the 1995 Marcussen & Son, at...continue...
Recording information: St Augustine's Chapel, Tonbridge School, Kent, UK (10/2000/07/2001).
Concerto for Organ features David Hill and Raymond Leppard conducting organist Gillian Weir and the E...continue...
1 CD / Linn Records / 2014-11-11Conductors: Conway, William
Ensemble: Hebrides Ensemble
Released to celebrate the centenary of the composer’s birth, this new recording of Messiaen’s chamber works, including the premiere recording of Fantaisie, is a comprehensive...continue...
J.S. Bach: Easter & Ascension Oratorios / Carolyn Sampson, soprano; Iestyn Davies, ct; James Gilchrist, tenor; Peter Harvey, bass
1 CD / Linn Records / 2014-11-11Conductors: Halls, Matthew
Ensemble: Retrospect Ensemble
This, the second release of the highly anticipated Retrospect Ensemble series, features the Easter Oratorio, one of Bach’s best-known oratorios and a monumental work, as...continue...