Monteverdi: Il Ritorno d'Ulisse in Patria / Hansmann, Lerer, Eliasson, Equiluz, Esswood, Rogers, Van Egmond. Concentus Musicus Wien, Harnoncourt [3 CDs]
3 CD / Teldec / 2015-01-27Works: Claudio Monteverdi: Il ritorno d'Ulisse in patria
Performers: Baker-Genovesi, Margaret; Eliasson, Sven Olof; Hansmann, Rotraud; Wyatt, Walker
Conductors: Harnoncourt, Nikolaus
Ensemble: Concentus Musicus Wien; Junge Kantorei
Inaugurated in 1958, Das Alte Werk quickly gained a reputation for historically informed, high-quality recordings. As the field of early music spread wider and wider...continue...
Recording information: Casino Zögernitz, Vienna (1971-04-??&1971-05-??&1971-)....continue...
Handel: Berenice / Julianne Baird, Drew Minter et al.; Edward Brewer, harpsichord; Brewer CO; Palmer
3 CD / Newport Classic / 2015-01-14Works: George Frederick Handel: Berenice, Regina d'Egitto, HWV 38
Performers: Baird, Julianne; Brewer, Edward; Fortunato, D'Anna; Lane, Jennifer; Matthews, Andrea; McMaster, John; Minter, Drew [Counter Tenor Vocals]; Opalach, Jan
Conductors: Palmer, Rudolph
Ensemble: Brewer Baroque Chamber Orchestra
1 CD / Newport Classic / 2015-01-14Works: Peter Schickele: The Emperor's New Clothes, for narrator & ensemble; Jerzy Sapieyevski: Aesop Suite, version for oboe, string trio, piano & narrator
Performers: Emmerich, Constance; Schickele, Peter; Vocal, An Die Musik Ensamble
Conductors: Schickele, Peter;
Ensemble: An Die Musik
Founded in 1976, hailed internationally for its fresh and innovative programming built around its unusual instrumentation of oboe, string trio and piano and its collaborative...continue...
Personnel: Frank Almond (violin); Richard Brice, Nicholas Cords (viola); Daniel Rothmuller (cello); Robert Ingliss (oboe); Constance Emmerich (piano).
Recording information: Master Sound Studio...continue...
Catalan Piano Tradition / Albéniz plays Albéniz, Granados plays Granados et al. [Rare Historic Recordings]
1 CD / Video Artists International / 2015-01-14Works: Isaac Albéniz: Improvisations (3) for piano (piano improvisations by Albinez and recorded on Edison cylinders); Joaquin Malats: Serenata española for piano in F major; Frédéric Ch...
Performers: Albeniz, Isaac [Composer]; Badia, Conchita; De Larrocha, Alicia [Piano]; Granados, Enrique; Malats, Joaquin; Marshall, Frank; Supervia, Conchita
1865 - Songs of Hope and Home from the American Civil War / Bruce Molsky, fiddle, banjo, guitar, vocals; Anonymous 4
1 CD / Harmonia Mundi / 2015-01-13Works: Henry Tucker: Weeping Sad and Lonely; Benjamin Russell Hanby: Darling Nelly Gray; Stephen Foster: Hard times come again no more; Anonymous: Sweet Evelina; The True lover's farewell; Traditional: Brig...
Performers: Cunningham, Ruth; Genensky, Marsha; Hellauer, Susan; Horner, Jacqueline; Molsky, Bruce
Ensemble: Anonymous 4
Anonymous 4 and special guest Bruce Molsky commemorate the 150th anniversary of the end of the Civil War with songs that were in the air...continue...
Recording information: Concert Hall, Drew University, Madison, New Jersey (06/2014).
American vocal group Anonymous 4 were founded to explore medieval music and have worked mostly within repert...continue...