Beethoven: Missa Solemnis / Helen Donath, Doris Soffel, Siegfried Jerusalem, Hans Sotin. Solti, London PO
1 CD / London Philharmonic Orchestra / 2014-07-08Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Missa solemnis in D major, Op. 123
Performers: Donath, Helen [Soprano Vocal]; Jerusalem, Siegfried; Soffel, Doris; Sotin, Hans
Conductors: Solti, Georg
Ensemble: London Philharmonic Orchestra
The Missa Solemnis is one of Beethoven's great works; nothing he composed surpasses it for scale, sincerity or sheer vision. The 1982 BBC Proms live...continue...
Recording information: Royal Albert Hall, London (09/10/1982)....continue...
2 CD / SOMM / 2011-10-11Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Missa solemnis in D major, Op. 123
Performers: Baillie, Isobel; Falkner, Keith; Jarred, Mary; Nash, Heddle [Tenor]; Richardson, H. Percy
Conductors: Beecham, Thomas, Sir
Ensemble: Leeds Festival Chorus; London Philharmonic Orchestra
2 DVD Video / EMI Classics / 2006-10-03Works: Gustav Mahler: Symphony no 1 in D major "Titan"; Symphony no 8 in E flat major "Symphony of A Thousand"
Performers: Bullock, Susan; Eaglen, Jane; Rappe, Jadwiga; Riegel, Kenneth; Schulte, Eike Wilm; Sotin, Hans; Varady, Julia
Conductors: Tennstedt, Klaus
Ensemble: Chicago Symphony Orchestra; London Philharmonic Orchestra
"Tennstedt’s 1986 Mahler 8 is one of the high points of his cycle. This 1991 concert with different soloists is even better. Partly it’s the...continue...
Picture Format: NTSC, Color
Country of Origin: USA
1 DVD Video / Arthaus / 2006-01-17Works: Claudio Monteverdi: Il ritorno d'Ulisse in patria
Performers: Baker, Janet, Dame; Burrows, Brian; Caley, Ian; Greig, Patricia; Howells, Anne; Hunt, Annabel; Luxon, Benjamin
Conductors: Haitink, Bernard
Ensemble: Glyndebourne Festival Chorus; London Philharmonic Orchestra
"Janet Baker's searing Penelope and Luxon's noble wanderer, in keen rapport with Howells' delightful Minerva, head a magnificent cast. The recording has aged, but acceptably."...continue...
Run Time: 176 min.
Picture Format: NTSC, 4:3, Color
Sound Format(s): LPCM Stereo,
Subtitles: Italian, German, French, English, Spanish