New Music Collections, Vol. 1: Choral - works by Anthony Payne, Birtwistle, Saxton, Britten, Finnissy, Skempton et al.
1 CD / NMC Classics / 2014-04-29Works: Julian Anderson: Four American Choruses; Giles Swayne: Cry; Robert Saxton: I will awake the dawn; Michael Finnissy: Descriptive Jottings of London, for chorus; Richard Rodney Bennett: Spells; Benjami...
Performers: Finnissy, Michael; Howard Skempton [Composer/Accordion]
Conductors: Halsey, Simon; Poole, John; Weeks, James; Willcocks, David; Skidmore, Jeffrey; Cleobury, Stephen; Knussen, Oliver; Brabbins, Martyn
Ensemble: ; Bach Choir; BBC Singers; Birmingham Contemporary Music Group; City of Birmingham Symphony Chorus; Ex Cathedra; Ex Cathedra (Early Music Ens.); London Sinfonietta Voices
NMC explores the rich offerings of its back catalogue in a new mid-price series called New Music Collections. (See what we did there?) Each album...continue...
J.S. Bach: St. Matthew Passion (Highlights) / Rogers Covey-Crump; Michael George; Emma Kirkby; Michael Chance; Martyn Hill
1 CD / United Classics / 2014-02-25Works: Johann Sebastian Bach: St. Matthew Passion, BWV 244
Conductors: Cleobury, Stephen
Ensemble: ; Brandenburg Consort
The recording of Bach's St. Matthew Passion with Stephen Cleobury has become one of the most famous and popular recordings of this masterpiece. Recorded in...continue...
Personnel: Rogers Covey-Crump, Michael George (vocals); Emma Kirkby (soprano); Martyn Hill (tenor); David Thomas (bass voice)....continue...
1 CD / United Classics / 2014-02-25Conductors: Cleobury, Stephen
Ensemble: Brandenburg Consort; King's College Choir
The recording of Bach's St. John Passion with Stephen Cleobury has become one of the most famous and popular recordings of this masterpiece. Recorded in...continue...