Handel: Heroes from the Shadows / Nathalie Stutzmann, contralto; Phillipe Jaroussky, countertenor; Orfeo 55
1 CD / Warner Classics / 2014-10-14Works: George Frederick Handel: Poro; Ariodante; Orlando; Amadigi di Gaula; Alessandro; Serse; Partenope; Radamisto; Agrippina; Tamerlano; Scipione; Giulio Cesare; Arianna in Creta; Rodelinda; Silla
Performers: Jaroussky, Philippe; Langot, Patrick; Pasotti, Michele
Conductors: Stutzmann, Nathalie
Ensemble: ; Orfeo 55
In 2009, contralto and conductor Nathalie Stutzmann founded her own chamber orchestra, Orfeo 55, with which she tours extensively and with whom she partners on...continue...
Recording information: Église du Bon Secours, Paris (05/19/2014-05/23/2014)....continue...
A Royal Trio: Arias by Handel, Bononcini & Ariosti / Lawrence Zazzo (countertenor), La Nuova Musica, David Bates
1 Super Audio CD / Harmonia Mundi / 2014-10-14Works: Attilio Ariosti: Vespasiano; Il naufragio vicino; Coriolano; George Frederick Handel: Flavio; Admeto; Giulio Cesare; Ottone; Rodelinda; Giovanni Bononcini: Crispo; Griselda; Muzio Scevola
Performers: Zazzo, Lawrence
Conductors: Bates, David
Ensemble: La Nuova Musica
Founded in 1719 as the first opera company in the English-speaking world, the Royal Academy of Music commissioned and premièred some of the finest 18th-century...continue...
Recording information: St. John's, Smith Square, London, UK (01/2014)....continue...
Peter Maxwell Davies: Resurrection, opera in 1 act / Della Jones, Christopher Robson, Martyn Hill, Neil Jenkins, Henry Herford, Gerald Finley
2 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2014-08-12Works: Peter Maxwell Davies: Resurrection, opera in 1 act with prologue, J. 216
Performers: Best, Jonathan; Carewe, Mary [Soprano Vocal]; Finley, Gerald [Bass-Baritone Vocals]; Herford, Henry; Hill, Martyn [Tenor Vocals]; Jenkins, Neil; Jones, Della; Robson, Christopher [Counter Tenor Vocal...
Conductors: Maxwell Davies, Peter
Ensemble: BBC Philharmonic
Sir Peter Maxwell Davies began work on his parodic opera Resurrection whilst studying at Princeton in the early 1960s but it wasn't until the 1980s...continue...
Recording information: Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester, England (09/08/1994)....continue...