Donizetti: Les Martyrs / Joyce El-Khoury, Michael Spyres, David Kempster, Brindley Sherratt. Mark Elder
3 CD / Opera Rara / 2015-05-12Works: Gaetano Donizetti: Les Martyrs, opera (French revision of Poliuto)
Performers: Bayley, Clive; El-Khoury, Joyce [Vocals]; Evans, Wynne; Kempster, David; Preece, Simon; Sherratt, Brindley; Spyres, Michael; Waters, Rosalind
Conductors: Elder, Mark
Ensemble: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment
In November 2014, Sir Mark Elder was joined by a stellar cast led by Joyce El-Khoury, Michael Spyres and David Kempster, for a performance of...continue...
Recording information: St Clement's Church, London and Henry Wood Hall, London (10/2014/11/2014)....continue...
Kamran Ince (b.1960): Judgment of Midas, opera / Matthew DiBattista, tenor; Abigail Fischer, mezzo-soprano; Gregory Gerbrandt, baritone; Jennifer Goltz, soprano; Mikhail Svetlov, bass
2 CD / Albany Records / 2015-05-05Works: Kamran Ince: Judgement of Midas, opera
Performers: DiBattista, Matthew; Fischer, Abigail; Gerbrandt, Gregory; Goltz, Jennifer; Horst, Phillip; Svetlov, Mikhail
Conductors: Ince, Kamran
Ensemble: Milwaukee Opera Theatre Chorus
The opera Judgment of Midas was commissioned by Crawford Greenewalt, Jr. to mark the 50th anniversary of the Sardis excavations in Turkey. Composer Kamran Ince...continue...