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...
Fiamma del Belcanto - arias by Donizetti, Leoncavallo, Bellini, Verdi, Puccini / Diana Damrau, soprano; Gianandrea Noseda
1 CD / Warner Classics / 2015-04-28Works: Gaetano Donizetti: Rosmonda d'Inghilterra; Maria Stuarda; Vincenzo Bellini: I Puritani, opera; La sonnambula, opera; Giuseppe Verdi: I masnadieri; La traviata; Luisa Miller; Giacomo Puccini: La Boh&e...
Performers: Beczala, Piotr; Brandolino, Nicole [Mezzo-Soprano Vocal]; Damrau, Diana; Testé, Nicolas
Conductors: Noseda, Gianandrea
Ensemble: ; Orchestra Teatro Regio Torino
In her first recital album devoted entirely to Italian opera, soprano Diana Damrau takes the golden age of bel canto, the early 19th c., as...continue...
Recording information: Main Hall, Teatro Regio Torino (09/08/2014-09/13/2014)....continue...