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Flow my tears: Songs for Lute, Viol and Voice / Iestyn Davies, countertenor; Thomas Dunford, Jonathan Manson
Flow my tears: Songs for Lute, Viol and Voice / Iestyn Davies, countertenor; Thomas Dunford, Jonathan Manson

1 CD / Wigmore Hall Live / 2015-03-03

Works: Robert Johnson: Have you seen but a white lily grow?; Care charming sleep; From the famous peak of Derby, for voice & lute; John Dowland: Preludium, for lute, P 98; Fantasia, for lute in G minor, P 6...
Performers: Davies, Iestyn; Dunford, Thomas [Lute]; Jonathan Manson [Cello/Viola da gamba]

Celebrated as the foremost British countertenor of his generation and for the crystalline beauty of his voice, Gramophone Award Winner 2014, Iestyn Davies, voyages through...continue...
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Green:' French Melodies on Poems of Verlaine - Works by Massenet, Debussy, Fauré, Honegger et al. / Philippe Jaroussky, countertenor; Jérôme Ducros, piano; Ebène Quartet et al.
Green:' French Melodies on Poems of Verlaine - Works by Massenet, Debussy, Fauré, Honegger et al. / Philippe Jaroussky, countertenor; Jérôme Ducros, piano; Ebène Quartet et al.

2 CD / Erato / 2015-02-24

Works: Léo Ferré: Colloque sentimental, song; Ecoutez la chanson bien douce; Gabriel Fauré: Mandoline, song for voice & piano (Cinq Mélodies 'de Venise'), Op. 58/1; C'est l'extas...
Performers: Ducros, Jérôme; Jaroussky, Philippe

In his second album of French song from the 19th and 20th centuries - following the ground-breaking Opium, released in 2009 - countertenor Philippe Jaroussky...continue...
Recording information: Salle Colonne, Paris (2014-06-07_2014-06-07&2014-)....continue...
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Green: Mélodies françaises sur des poèmes de Verlaine [Limited Edition]
Green: Mélodies françaises sur des poèmes de Verlaine [Limited Edition]

2 CD / HBDirect Import / 2015-02-17

Works: Léo Ferré: Colloque sentimental, song; Ecoutez la chanson bien douce; Gabriel Fauré: 5 Mélodies dites 'Venise', Op. 58; 2 Mélodies, Op. 83; 4 Mélodies, Op. 5...
Performers: Ducros, Jérôme; Jaroussky, Philippe
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Spirits of the Air - Songs by Handel, Purcell, Scarlatti, Monteverdi et al. / Brian Asawa, countertenor; Diana Tash, mz; Arthur Omura, harpsichord, Frédéric Rosselet, cello
Spirits of the Air - Songs by Handel, Purcell, Scarlatti, Monteverdi et al. / Brian Asawa, countertenor; Diana Tash, mz; Arthur Omura, harpsichord, Frédéric Rosselet, cello

1 CD / LML Music / 2014-09-30

Works: George Frederick Handel: Italian Duets; Theodora, HWV 68; Se tu non lasci amore, duet for soprano, alto & continuo, HWV 193; Giulio Cesare, HWV 17; Henry Purcell: Pausanias, the Betrayer of his Count...
Performers: Asawa, Brian; Omura, Arthur [Harpsichord]; Pritchard, Ian; Rosselet, Frederic; Tash, Diana; Woodward, Leif [Viola da Gamba]

A rare opportunity to hear a collaboration between a mezzo-soprano and a countertenor! Brian Asawa and Diana Tash are both Metropolitan Opera winners; Brian is...continue...
Recording information: The Boston Court, Pasadena, CA (04/13/2013-04/14/2014)....continue...
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Countertenor Duets by Purcell and Blow / James Bowman (countertenor), Michael Chance (countertenor), The KingÆs Consort, Robert King
Countertenor Duets by Purcell and Blow / James Bowman (countertenor), Michael Chance (countertenor), The KingÆs Consort, Robert King

1 CD / Hyperion / 2014-04-08

Works: Henry Purcell: Bid the virtues; Fairy Queen, Z 629; O solitude, my sweetest choice, Z 406; Sing, sing, ye druids (from "Bonduca"), song, Z. 574/13; O dive custos; No, resistance is but vain (from "Ma...
Performers: Bowman, James [Countertenor Vocal]; Chance, Michael; King, Robert; Miller, David [Lute/Baroque Guitar]
Conductors: King, Robert
Ensemble: ; The King's Consort

This recording of duets by the great composers of the Restoration is one of the gems of Hyperion's catalogue. It features the celebrated countertenors James...continue...
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HYP 55447
The Art of Melancholy - Songs by John Dowland / Iestyn Davies (countertenor), Thomas Dunford (lute)
The Art of Melancholy - Songs by John Dowland / Iestyn Davies (countertenor), Thomas Dunford (lute)

1 CD / Hyperion / 2014-04-08

Works: John Dowland: Sorrow, stay, lend true repentant tears, for 2 voices & lute (Second Book of Songs); Come again, sweet love doth now invite, for 4 voices & lute (First Book of Songs); Go crystal tears,...
Performers: Davies, Iestyn; Dunford, Thomas [Lute]

Of all English songwriters, John Dowland has enjoyed the most powerful afterlife, his voice unmistakably present in any version of his songs. The preeminent marriage...continue...
Recording information: Potton Hall, Dunwich, Suffolk (04/06/2013-04/08/2013)....continue...
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John Danyel: Like as the Lute Delights / Michael Chance, countertenor; Paul Beier, lute
John Danyel: Like as the Lute Delights / Michael Chance, countertenor; Paul Beier, lute

1 CD / Stradivarius / 2014-02-11

Works: John Danyel: Can doleful notes?; No, Let Chromatic Tunes; Uncertaine certaine turnes; Dost Thou Withdraw Thy Grace?; Rosamund, pavan; Eyes Look No More; Coy Daphne Fled; Like As the Lute Delights; Th...
Performers: Beier, Paul; Chance, Michael

In modern production, the tendency has always been to present each work of the Danyel songbook with the maximum forces possible: four voices plus instruments...continue...
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SVS 33903
How Sweet the Sound - music Palestrina and Purcell to Tavener and Thomas / Chanticleer [14 CDs]
How Sweet the Sound - music Palestrina and Purcell to Tavener and Thomas / Chanticleer [14 CDs]

14 CD / Teldec / 2014-01-28

Works: Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina: Gaude, Barbara, motet for 5 voices (from Motets Book II for 5, 6, & 8 voices); Missa pro defunctis a 5; Salve Regina, motet for 5 voices (from Motets Book V); Pange ...
Performers: Alatorre, Eric; Alber, Matthew; Albinder, Frank; Antin, Jesse; Barnett, Steve [Choral Music]; Baum, Kevin; Biggs, Allen; Bischoff, John; Brenner, Eric S.; Fitch, Kenneth; Flunder, Yvette; Fortin, Oli...
Conductors: Jennings, Joseph; Stratta, Ettore; Albinder, Frank; Sempe, Skip
Ensemble: ; Capriccio Stravagante; Chanticleer; Chanticleer Sinfonia; Don Haas Trio; Handel & Haydn Society

  • 14CD set- 'How Sweet the Sound' is an homage to the vast recorded legacy of Chanticleer
  • This set includes a wealth of Renaissance and Baroque
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Britten: The Five Canticles / Marcus Farnsworth
Britten: The Five Canticles / Marcus Farnsworth

25 CD / Wigmore Hall Live / 2013-12-03

Works: Benjamin Britten: Canticle I; Canticle II, Op. 51 "Abraham and Isaac"; Canticle V; Canticle IV; Canticle III, Op. 55 "Still Falls the Rain"
Performers: Davies, Iestyn; Drake, Julius [Piano]; Farnsworth, Marcus; Padmore, Mark [Tenor Vocal]; Wakeford, Lucy; Watkins, Richard [Horn]

'A masterclass in producing expressively direct and unaffected Britten' was the Guardian's verdict on the sold-out Wigmore Hall concert on November 30, 2012 featuring all...continue...
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Britten: Canticles; The Heart of the Matter / Daniel Norman: tenor; Christopher Gould: piano
Britten: Canticles; The Heart of the Matter / Daniel Norman: tenor; Christopher Gould: piano

1 CD / Stone Records / 2013-11-12

Works: Benjamin Britten: Canticle I; Canticle II, Op. 51 "Abraham and Isaac"; The Heart of the Matter, for tenor, narrator, horn & piano; Canticle IV; Canticle V
Performers: Gould, Christopher; Norman, Daniel; Towers, William; Watkins, Richard [Horn]; Webb, Hugh; Williams, Roderick [Bass-Baritone Vocal]

A wonderful new live recording of Britten's Canticles, recorded live in Oxford's Holywell Music Room to celebrate the centenary of the composer's birth. The disc...continue...
Recording information: Holywell Music Room, Oxford, UK (02/15/2013-02/16/2013)....continue...
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Henry Purcell: Music for a While / Michael Chance; Richard Boothby; Maggie Cole; Nigel North
Henry Purcell: Music for a While / Michael Chance; Richard Boothby; Maggie Cole; Nigel North

1 CD / United Classics / 2013-08-27

Works: Henry Purcell: Birthday Ode to Queen Mary (1693); Birthday Ode to Queen Mary (1694); Fairy Queen, Z 629; In the black, dismal dungeon of despair, sacred song for soprano & continuo, Z. 190; Music for...
Performers: Boothby, Richard [Viola da Gamba]; Chance, Michael; Cole, Maggie; North, Nigel [Lute]

Michael Chance has established a worldwide reputation as one of the foremost exponents of the male alto voice in all areas of the classical, and...continue...
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Freud und Lust: Music of Buxtehude & Bach / Ryland Angel, countertenor; Holy Trinity Bach Players
Freud und Lust: Music of Buxtehude & Bach / Ryland Angel, countertenor; Holy Trinity Bach Players

1 CD / Deux Elles / 2013-02-12

Works: Dietrich Buxtehude: Jesu, meine Freud und Lust, BuxWV 59; Sonata for 2 violins, viola da gamba & continuo in F major, BuxWV 269; Sonata for 2 violins, viola da gamba & harpsichord in A minor, Op. 1/3...
Performers: Angel, Ryland
Conductors: Erickson, Rick
Ensemble: The Holy Trinity Bach Players

Ryland Angel performs German Baroque masterworks for countertenor and strings. Angel was a chorister at Bristol Cathedral and a lay-clerk at Chester Cathedral. He trained...continue...
Recording information: St. Paul's Lutheran Church, New York, NY, USA (01/10/2005-01/15/2005)....continue...
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DEX 1147
The Voice: Philippe Jaroussky
The Voice: Philippe Jaroussky

2 CD / Virgin Classics / 2012-11-19

Works: Nicola Porpora: Polifemo; Siface; Antonio Vivaldi: Tito Manlio; Ercole sul Termodonte; Pianti, sospiri e dimandar mercede; Giustino; L'Olimpiade; Tieteberga; George Frederick Handel: Ariodante; Serse...
Performers: Cencic, Max Emanuel [Countertenor Vocal]; Deuter, Markus; Ducros, Jerome; Gliozzi, Emilia; Huille, Jerome [Cello]; Jaroussky, Philippe; Rial, Nuria [Soprano Vocal]; Rivoal, Frederic
Conductors: Haïm, Emmanuelle; Spinosi, Jean-Christophe; Biondi, Fabio [Violin]; ; Tubéry, Jean; Rhorer, Jérémie; Pluhar, Christina; Paavo, Järvi; Fasolis, Diego; Christie, William
Ensemble: ; Concerto Köln ; Ensemble Artaserse; Ensemble la Fenice (France); Ensemble Matheus; Europa Galante; L'Arpeggiata; Le Concert d'Astrée ; Les Arts Florissants

Established as one of Virgin Classics' bestselling artists, Philippe Jaroussky, who has been described as "the Apollo of countertenors" by Germany's A Die Zeit, stands...continue...
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Wanderer - German songs / Andreas Scholl, counter tenor, Tamar Halperin, piano
Wanderer - German songs / Andreas Scholl, counter tenor, Tamar Halperin, piano

1 CD / Decca / 2012-10-16

Works: Johannes Brahms: German folk songs (49) for voice & piano, WoO 33; Pieces (6) for Piano, Op. 118; Franz Joseph Haydn: The Wanderer, song for voice & keyboard (from English canzonettas, set 2), H.26a/...
Performers: Halperin, Tamar; Scholl, Andreas

A new and exquisite collection of German songs from counter-tenor Andreas Scholl, providing a perfect balance between text and music.

The choice of music reflect

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Recording information: Markus Sittikus Hall, Hohenems, Austria (07/23/2012-07/27/2012)....continue...
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 Ye Sacred Muses - works by Byrd, Dowland, Rosseter, Coprario et al. / Jean-Michel Fumas, countertenor; Eliza Consort
Ye Sacred Muses - works by Byrd, Dowland, Rosseter, Coprario et al. / Jean-Michel Fumas, countertenor; Eliza Consort

1 CD / Ameson / 2012-07-10

Works: William Byrd: The man is blest, sacred song for voice & 4 viols; Ye sacred muses "Elegy for Thomas Tallis"; Fair Britain isle, song for voice & 4 viols; Rejoice unto the Lord; Fantasia a 4, for instr...
Performers: Fumas, Jean-Michel
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Ensemble: Eliza Consort

This new recording features Jean-Michel Fumas' warm, radiant voice accompanied by Thomas Dunford on Renaissance lute. The magnificent program of Elizabethan ballads, songs, and elegies...continue...
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AMEO 1122
The Early Music Recordings of Ensemble Unicorn, Vol. 1
The Early Music Recordings of Ensemble Unicorn, Vol. 1

5 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2012-06-26

Works: Syrian Traditional: Dinaresade; Christmas Traditional: Edi Beo Thu, Hevene Queene, carol (English); Macedonian Traditional: Nevestinko oro; Leonel Power: Beata progenies, for 3 voices; Bulgarian Trad...
Performers: Landauer, Bernhard; Sykes, Belinda
Conductors: ; Posch, Michael
Ensemble: Ensemble Unicorn; Oni Wytars

Some of the Naxos label's best early music recordings available together at a great price!...continue...
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NXS 8505230
For Ever Fortune: Scottish Music in The 18th Century / Robert Getchell, tenor
For Ever Fortune: Scottish Music in The 18th Century / Robert Getchell, tenor

1 CD / Alpha Productions / 2012-05-08

Works: Anonymous, Scottish: Saw na ye my Peggie, song; Johnnie Cope / Laughlan's lilt; MacCrimmon's Lament; The Fyket / Miss Bisset Logieraits's reel / Was ye at the Bridal / The Cadgers of the Cannongate; ...
Performers: Getchell, Robert
Conductors: Lazarevitch, François
Ensemble: Les Musiciens de Saint-Julien

One of the most fascinating aspects of Scottish music in the 18th century is the extent to which traditional and classical music interacted. By the...continue...
Recording information: Chapelle de l'Hôpital Notre-Dame du Bon-Secours, Paris (05/2011).

Includes princess royal (o'carolan) / for ever fortune by various composers.

Includes the fl...continue...
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AHP 531
Los Pajaros Perdidos / Pluhar, L'Arpeggiata
Los Pajaros Perdidos / Pluhar, L'Arpeggiata

1 CD / Virgin Classics / 2012-03-13

Works: Traditional Argentinian: Duerme negrito, folk song; Ariel Ramírez: Alfonsina y el mar, for guitar; Venezuelan Traditional: Montilla (Golpe), folk song; Pajarillo, traditional melody; Polo marg...
Performers: Andueza, Raquel; Capezzuto, Vincenzo [Vocals]; Galeazzi, Lucilla; Gato, Quito; Jaroussky, Philippe; Mancini, Luciana; Mayoral, David; Orellana, Raul; Rodriguez, Mario Hurtado; Sherwin, Doron
Conductors: Pluhar, Christina
Ensemble: L'Arpeggiata

Los Pájaros Perdidos ('the lost birds'), the group has delved deep into the Latin American tradition, tracing its roots all the way back to African...continue...
Recording information: Chapelle de l'Hôpital Notre-Dame du Bon-Secours, Paris (2011-02-??&2011-07-??&2011-).

Includes caballo viejo (diaz) / alma llanera (joropo) by various composers....continue...
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Art Song Collection - Anniversary Series / Beethoven, Britten, Gurney, Hawes, Poulenc, et al.
Art Song Collection - Anniversary Series / Beethoven, Britten, Gurney, Hawes, Poulenc, et al.

1 CD / Signum Records / 2012-01-01

Works: Ralph Vaughan Williams: On Wenlock Edge the wood's in trouble, song for tenor, piano & string quartet (or tenor & orchestra); Ludwig van Beethoven: Sechs Gesänge mit Begleitung des Pianoforte, O...
Performers: Ainsley, John Mark; Asti, Eugene; Bickley, Susan; Burnside, Iain [Piano]; Connolly, Sarah [Mezzo-soprano Vocal]; Crawford-Phillips, Simon; Evans, Rebecca; Filsell, Jeremy [Keyboard]; Glynn, Christoph...
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Ensemble: Dante Quartet

2012 marks the 15th anniversary of the first release from the leading independent classical label Signum Records. Beginning life as an early music specialist (with...continue...
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Hanacpachap: Latin-American Music at the Time of the Conquistadores
Hanacpachap: Latin-American Music at the Time of the Conquistadores

1 CD / Pan Classics / 2012-01-01

Works: Diego José de Salazar: Salga el Torillo, for chorus & ensemble; Anonymous, Peruvian: Hanacpachap cussicuinin (God, Joy of the Universe), hymn; Un juguetico de fuego, song; Diego Fernánd...
Performers: Balconi, Roberto; Cabré, Josep; Fernandez, Adriana; Kiehr, Maria Cristina [Soprano Vocal]; Naglia, Sandro; Valguarnera, Pietro
Conductors: Garrido, Gabriel
Ensemble: Ensemble Elyma

Recording information: Chiesa di S. Francesco, Palermo, Italy (02/1991)....continue...
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PAN 10230
Oswald von Wolkenstein: Fröhlich, Zärtlich, Lieplich
Oswald von Wolkenstein: Fröhlich, Zärtlich, Lieplich

1 CD / Raum Klang / 2011-09-16

Works: Oswald von Wolkenstein: Vil lieber Grüss; Wach auff mein hort!; Frölich zärtlich lieplich; Mich tröst ein adeliche mait; Ain graserin durch külen tau, K 85; Frolichen so well...
Performers: Boll, Agnes; Forster, Markus; Heinrich, Gernot; Oswald, Hermann
Conductors: Posch, Michael
Ensemble: Ensemble Unicorn

Recording information: Wiener Hofburgkapelle (01/26/2009-01/30/2009)....continue...
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RAUK 2901
The Voice, Vol. 2 / Andreas Scholl: The Art of Folksong & Baroque Cantatas
The Voice, Vol. 2 / Andreas Scholl: The Art of Folksong & Baroque Cantatas

2 CD / Harmonia Mundi / 2011-08-09

Works: Oswald von Wolkenstein: Ach senliches leiden; Nu rue mit Sorgen; Kum, liebster Man; John Dowland: Behold a wonder here, for voice, lute & bass viol (Third Book of Songs); All ye whom love or fortune...
Performers: Guilmette, Hélène; Markl, Markus; Scholl, Andreas
Conductors: Young, Crawford; ; Dantone, Ottavio; Herreweghe, Philippe
Ensemble: ; Accademia Bizantina; Concerto di Viole; Shield of Harmony
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Nueva Espana: Close Encounters in the New World, 1590-1690 / Boston Camerata
Nueva Espana: Close Encounters in the New World, 1590-1690 / Boston Camerata

1 CD / Apex / 2011-07-26

Works: Alonso Lobo: Cum audisset Joannes; Juan Pérez Bocanegra: Hanacpachap cussicuinin (For the joy of the highest realms), for chorus; Pedro Bermudez: Deus in adjutorium / Domine ad adjuvandum; Tom...
Performers: Azéma, Anne; Dietrich, Sherri; Duguay, Richard; Fitch, Frances Conover; Fulton, Cheryl Ann; Hanchard, Dana; McCabe, Daniel; Ragin, Derek Lee; Thompson, Alison [Vocals]
Conductors: ; Jodry, Frederick; Cohen, Joel
Ensemble: Boston Camerata; Boston Shawm and Sackbut Ensemble

This excellent recording by the Boston Camerata showcases music from the new world as played on period instruments. Inspired and influence by various cultures of...continue...
Recording information: Lasalette Shrine, Ipswich, MA (07/1992).

Europe meets the New World in this first major recording of a bit of rediscovered music from the 16th and 17th centuries. Nueva E...continue...
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APX 2564624082
Lunacy: Songs of Madness and the Moon: Dowland, Purcell, Howells, Burgon / Lawrence Zazzo, countertenor; Shizuko Noiri, lute
Lunacy: Songs of Madness and the Moon: Dowland, Purcell, Howells, Burgon / Lawrence Zazzo, countertenor; Shizuko Noiri, lute

1 CD / Evil Penguin Records / 2011-07-12

Works: Herbert Howells: Full Moon; Henry Purcell: Don Quixote, Z 578; I'll sail upon the Dog Star; Thomas Campion: The sypres curten of the night is spread; Johannes Hieronymus Kapsberger: Toccata for lute ...
Performers: Noiri, Shizuko; Zazzo, Lawrence

On his first Evil Penguin recording, Lawrence Zazzo explores the intimacy of the lute song in a remarkable program focusing on madness and midnight....continue...
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EVLP 10
Volkslieder, Vol. 1
Volkslieder, Vol. 1

1 CD / Carus / 2011-05-31

Works: Friedrich Silcher: Wenn alle Brunnlein Fließen; Frisch gesungen ("Hab oft im Kreis der Lieben"), for chorus; German Traditional: Horch, was kommt von draußen rein; Nun will der lenz uns g...
Performers: Bär, Olaf; Banse, Juliane; Barenboim, Daniel [Conductor, Piano]; Bozec, Anne Le; Busch, Christine; Deutsch, Helmut; Doufexis, Stella; Elsner, Christian [Vocals]; Elsner, Leonhard; Elsner, Paulin...
Conductors: ; Bernius, Frieder
Ensemble: ; Les Escapades (Ensemble)

In 2008 the concert and opera singer Cornelius Hauptmann initiated the charitable "The Lieder project" to further singing with children. The following year the "Wiegenlieder"...continue...
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Ancient Sorceries: Music For Countertenor & Recorder
Ancient Sorceries: Music For Countertenor & Recorder

1 CD / Guild / 2010-12-14

Works: Richard Steinitz: Hymn to Apollo at Delphi, for voice, cello, recorder & harpsichord; Arthur Butterworth: Ancient Sorceries, for voice, cello, harpsichord & recorder; Stephen Hough: Three Grave Songs...
Performers: Clapton, Nicholas; Harper, Michael [Percussion]; Jonathan Price [Composer/Cello]; Thompson, Ian [Keyboards]; Turner, John

This recording of contemporary works for countertenor, recorder and harpsichord is performed by three British musicians. Countertenor Nicholas Clapton is a professor of singing at...continue...
Recording information: Cosmo Rodewald Concert Hall, Manchester University (09/01/2008-09/02/2008)....continue...
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GUI 7348
John Blow: Odes & Songs / Guillon
John Blow: Odes & Songs / Guillon

1 CD / Mirare / 2010-12-14

Works: John Blow: Ode on the Death of Mr. Henry Purcell, for 2 male altos, 2 recorders, viol & continuo; Henry Purcell: Z. 544; Z. 320; The Prophetess; Z. 323; Z. 322; Chaconne (Two in One Upon a Ground), f...
Performers: Guillon, Damien; Mena, Carlos [Countertenor Vocal]
Conductors: Pierlot, Philippe
Ensemble: Ricercar Consort

There is no record of how Purcell’s unprecedented youthful genius was received by his contemporaries at this time, though it seems logical that it must...continue...
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MRR 109
Christmas Meditation / Concertos, Airs and Sacred Works from Baroque & Classical times [5 CDs]
Christmas Meditation / Concertos, Airs and Sacred Works from Baroque & Classical times [5 CDs]

5 CD / Capriccio / 2010-11-16

Works: Charles Gounod: Ave Maria; Christmas Traditional: Maria durch ein Dornwald ging, carol (Blest Mary Wanders through the Thorn); Süsser die Glocken nie klingen, carol (Austrian); Heil'ge Nacht auf...
Performers: Achim, Erzsébet; Bálint, János; Bernstein, Walter Heinz; Buchner, Roland; Cordier, David; Dicke, Peter; Eisenberg, Matthias; Friedrich, Reinhold [Trumpet]; Glaetzner, Burkhard [O...
Conductors: Flämig, Martin; Erxleben, Michael; Bohme, Frank; Marschik, Peter; Tarr, Edward H. [Trumpet]; ; Rotzsch, Hans-Joachim; Rolla, János [Violin]; Winschermann, Helmut; Eschenburg, Hartwig; B&a...
Ensemble: ; Budapest Strings; Capella Savaria; Cappella Coloniensis; Concerto Köln; Das kleine Konzert; Dresden Baroque Soloists; German Bach Soloists; Hr-Brass; Neues Bachisches Collegium Musicum Leipzig...

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Renaissance Polyphony / James Bowman, Catherine Bott, Paul Esswood
Renaissance Polyphony / James Bowman, Catherine Bott, Paul Esswood

1 CD / Musical Concepts / 2010-07-13

Works: Gregorio Allegri: Miserere; Thomas Morley: Let my complaint, anthem; Thomas Tallis: If ye love me; I call and cry to thee; William Byrd: Delight is dead, song for voices & viols; How vain the toils, ...
Performers: Bott, Catherine [Soprano Vocals]; Bowman, James [Countertenor Vocal]; Esswood, Paul [Vocals]; Flowers, Suzanne; George, Michael [Bass-Baritone Vocal]; Griffett, James; Tracey, Bradford
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Ensemble: English Consort of Viols

With the perennial Allegri Miserere as its headline piece, this Renaissance album brings together a great collection of Polyphony and Part Songs by 9 great...continue...
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MSLC 1085
Ariette e Cavatine
Ariette e Cavatine

1 CD / Accent / 2010-04-27

Works: Gaetano Donizetti: Il barcajuolo, for voice & piano; Il pescatore, ballata for voice & piano; Ah, rammenta, o bella Irene; Vincenzo Bellini: Dolente immagine di figlia mia, for voice & piano; Il ferv...
Performers: Immerseel, Jos van; Jacobs, Rene

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ACT 10017
Oswald Von Wolkenstein: Songs of Myself
Oswald Von Wolkenstein: Songs of Myself

1 CD / Harmonia Mundi / 2010-04-13

Works: Oswald von Wolkenstein: Es feugt sich; Herz, müt, leib, sel; Fröhlich, zärtlich; Di molen van pariis; Mi, mi, sol, fa; Grasselick lif; Durch Barbarei, Arabia; Ach senliches leiden; Des...
Performers: Scholl, Andreas
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Ensemble: Shield of Harmony

Few composers could have boasted quite such a colorful existence as the medieval poet and sometime diplomat Oswald von Wolkenstein (c.1376-1445). Having grown up in...continue...
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Purcell: Songs
Purcell: Songs

1 CD / Brilliant Classics / 2010-03-09

Works: Henry Purcell: Birthday Ode to Queen Mary, 'Come Ye Sons of Art, Away', 1694; Incassum, Lesbia, rogas, Z 383 "Queen's Epicedium"; Ode to St. Cecilia 'Welcome to all the pleasures', 1683; O solitude, ...
Performers: Boothby, Richard [Viola da Gamba]; Chance, Michael; Cole, Maggie; Cole, Nigel [Theorbo]
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Ensemble: Florilegium (Ensemble, UK)

Spanning his short creative life, Purcell's Songs are a constant feature in his output. In between official Odes, the semi-operas and instrumental music is a...continue...
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BLC 93937
Baroque In Hanover Court Music / ensemble Alla Polacca
Baroque In Hanover Court Music / ensemble Alla Polacca

1 Super Audio CD / ARS Productions / 2010-01-01

Works: George Frederick Handel: Italian Duets; Solitudini care, amata libertà, cantata for soprano & continuo, HWV 163; Tanti strali al sen mi scocci, duet for soprano, alto & continuo, HWV 197; Char...
Performers: Kilarska, Paulina [Harpsichord]; Lesniowska-Lubowicz, Iwona [Soprano]; Vitzthum, Franz; Wagner, Petr
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Ensemble: Ensemble Alla Polacca

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ARSP 38076
Britten Recital
Britten Recital

1 CD / EtCetera Records / 2009-09-01

Works: Benjamin Britten: Purcell Realizations from Harmonia Sacra; Purcell Realizations from Orpheus Britannicus; The Queen's Epicedium, for soprano or tenor & piano (Purcell Realization); Tit for Tat; A Ne...
Performers: Drake, Julius [Piano]; Ragin, Derek Lee
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ETC 1092
Ye Sacred Muses - Byrd, Gibbons: Consort Songs, etc/ Cordier
Ye Sacred Muses - Byrd, Gibbons: Consort Songs, etc/ Cordier

1 CD / Globe / 2009-09-01

Works: William Byrd: Come, pretty babe; Constant Penelope; Ambitious Love; In Nomine a 4 no 1; Browning a 5; Fair Britain isle; If women could be fair; Ah silly soul; Orlando Gibbons: In Nomine à 4; ...
Performers: Cordier, David
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Ensemble: Royal Consort
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GLB 5159
Purcell: Songs / Andrew Dalton, Uittenbosch
Purcell: Songs / Andrew Dalton, Uittenbosch

1 CD / EtCetera Records / 2009-09-01

Works: Henry Purcell: Oedipus, Z 583; King Arthur, or The British Worthy, Z 628; Prophetess, Z 627; Indian Queen, Z 630; Rule a Wife and Have a Wife, Z 587; Rival Sisters, Z 609; The fatal hour comes on apa...
Performers: Borstlap, Freek; Dalton, Andrew; Uittenbosch, Anneke
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Songs for Ariel / James Bowman, Kenneth Weiss
Songs for Ariel / James Bowman, Kenneth Weiss

1 CD / Satirino / 2009-09-01

Works: Anonymous, English: Salve Regina; John Dowland: If my complaints could passions move, for 4 voices & lute (First Book of Songs); Henry Purcell: Sweeter than roses (from "Pausanias"), song, Z. 585/1; ...
Performers: Bowman, James [Countertenor Vocal]; Ducornet, Marc; Weiss, Kenneth

"Far from a retrospective recording, however, Songs for Ariel is a vibrant performance that amply demonstrates the continuing vitality and beauty of Bowman's voice." -...continue...
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Dowland: Lute Songs;  Campion, Danyel, Rosseter / James Bowman, Robert Spencer
Dowland: Lute Songs; Campion, Danyel, Rosseter / James Bowman, Robert Spencer

1 CD / Musical Concepts / 2009-06-30

Works: John Dowland: Come again, sweet love doth now invite, for 4 voices & lute (First Book of Songs); Go crystal tears, for 4 voices & lute (First Book of Songs); Can she excuse my wrongs, for 4 voices & ...
Performers: Bowman, James [Countertenor Vocal]; Spencer, Robert [Lute]

"This admirable record contains songs from all three "Bookes" (& more)... The lute solos are played in exemplary fashion by Robert Spencer. A fine single-disc...continue...
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MSLC 1048
Anthology of English Song 1530-1790 / Burrowes, Luxon, Eathorne, Langridge, et al
Anthology of English Song 1530-1790 / Burrowes, Luxon, Eathorne, Langridge, et al

2 CD / Lyrita / 2009-04-14

Works: Richard Edwards: Where Griping Grief the Heart Doth Wound; John Danyel: Why Canst Thou Not?; Griefe Keepe Within; Alfonso Ferrabosco: When Daphne from Fair Phoebus Did Fly, consort song; William Byrd...
Performers: Brett, Charles; Burrowes, Norma; Eathorne, Wendy; Gammie, Ian; Jenkins, Neil; Jones, Trevor [Viol]; Kraemer, Nicholas [Conductor/Harpsichord]; Langridge, Philip [Tenor Vocal]; Lester, Harold; Lewis, ...
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LYTA 2309
Opium - Mélodies francaises / Philippe Jaroussk
Opium - Mélodies francaises / Philippe Jaroussk

1 CD / Virgin Classics / 2009-04-07

Works: Reynaldo Hahn: A Chloris, for voice & piano (from "Melodies, Book II"); Fêtes galantes (text by Verlaine), for voice & piano (from "Melodies, Book I"); Quand je fus pris au pavillon, for voice &...
Performers: Capucon, Gautier; Capucon, Renaud; Ducros, Jerome; Jaroussky, Philippe; Pahud, Emmanuel

Acclaimed countertenor Philippe Jaroussky makes the leap from the Baroque to the Belle Epoque for this program of French songs. In his company are four...continue...
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VCL 166212C
The Record of Singing Vol 5 - From the LP to the Digital Era
The Record of Singing Vol 5 - From the LP to the Digital Era

10 CD / Warner Classics / 2009-03-10

Works: Richard Wagner: The Flying Dutchman; Tannhäuser; Lohengrin; Die Walküre; Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg; Tristan und Isolde; Erich Wolfgang Korngold: Die tote Stadt (The Dead City); Ar...
Performers: Alagna, Roberto; Aler, John [Tenor Vocal]; Allen, Thomas; Alva, Luigi [Tenor Vocals]; Ameling, Elly [Soprano Vocals]; Anderson, June [Soprano Vocal]; Andre, Maurice [Trumpet]; Angelici, Martha; Argen...
Conductors: Ludwig, Leopold; Konwitschny, Franz; Dobroven, Issay; Weigert, Herman; Pr?tre, Georges; Prêtre, Georges; Cluytens, André; Furtwängler, Wilhelm; Karajan, Herbert v.; Kempe, Rudolf; S...
Ensemble: ; Collegium Vocale (Ghent); Consort of Musicke; Ensemble Artaserse; Ensemble Orchestral de Paris; Fretwork; Hespèrion XX; Hesp?rion XX; Il Complesso Barocco; Il Seminario Musicale; La Grande &...

EMI Classics is proud to present two 10-CD boxed sets of 'The Record of Singing'. Together this collection offers a breath-taking overview of the past...continue...
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WRNC 289492
"Mr Henry Purcell's most Admirable Composures" / Bowman, et al

1 CD / Hyperion / 2009-01-13

Works: Henry Purcell: We sing to Him whose wisdom form'd the ear, Z 199; Prophetess, Z 627; How long, great God, Z 189; History of King Richard II, Z 581; Music for a while; King Arthur, or The British Wort...
Performers: Bowman, James [Countertenor Vocal]; King, Robert; Miller, David [Lute/Baroque Guitar]; Orsler, Helen
Conductors: King, Robert
Ensemble: The King's Consort

"James Bowman must surely be the finest vocal interpreter of Purcell today. His grasp of sentiment, his sense of timing, and his enunciation, are unsurpassed."...continue...
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Warlock: The Frostbound Wood, etc;  Howard, Howells, Roe / Timothy Travers-Brown, Jeremy Filsell
Warlock: The Frostbound Wood, etc; Howard, Howells, Roe / Timothy Travers-Brown, Jeremy Filsell

1 CD / Signum Records / 2009-01-01

Works: Peter Warlock: My little sweet darling, for voice & string quartet; Take, O Take Those Lips Away, for voice & piano (Saudades no 2); And wilt thou leave me thus?; Sleep, for voice & piano; The Droll ...
Performers: Filsell, Jeremy [Keyboard]; Travers-Brown, Timothy

Recording information: Charterhouse School, Godalming, Surrey, England (2006-11-03_2006-11-04&2008-)....continue...
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SIG 161
200 Ans de musique à Versailles
200 Ans de musique à Versailles

20 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2008-10-28

Works: Antoine Boësset: Air qui produit tant de choses si belles; Ne délibérons plus; Jamais n'aurray-je le pouvoir; Plaignez la rigueur de mon sort; Suis-je pas misérable?; Ennuis...
Performers: Agnew, Paul; Antonini, Claire; Auvity, Cyril; Bazola, François; Bolton, Florence; Brossard, Cecile; Buet, Alain; Champion, Romain; Chauvin, Julien; Crocquenoy, Karine; Crossley-Mercer, Edwin; ...
Conductors: Schneebeli, Olivier; Stryncl, Marek; Niquet, Hervé; Cohën-Akenine, Patrick; Christie, William; Suhubiette, Joel; Pierlot, Philippe [Gamba]; ; Coin, Christophe; Minkowski, Marc; Rousset, C...
Ensemble: Accentus; Ausonia; Cambini Quartet; Cappella della Pietà de' Turchini; Ghent Collegium Vocale; Jacques Moderne Ensemble; La Parnasse Français; Le Cercle de l'Harmonie; Le Concert spirit...

In October 2007, the Centre Musical de Baroque de Versailles celebrated its 20th anniversary, together with the best French musicians around. To complete this anniversary,...continue...

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Countertenors / Bowman, Chance, Scholl, Somerville [DVD]
Countertenors / Bowman, Chance, Scholl, Somerville [DVD]

1 DVD Video / Kultur International Films / 2008-10-28

Works: Thomas Campion: Never weather-beaten saile more willing bent to shore; John Dowland: Second Booke of Songes; Firste Booke of Songes; Thomas Ford: Musicke of Sundrie Kindes, Pt 1; Henry Purcell: Sound...
Performers: Bowman, James; Chance, Michael; Drake, Julius; Miller, David [lute/guitar]; Scholl, Andreas
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Ensemble: Academy for Ancient Music Berlin; Ensemble Sonnerie

With its unique, soaring beauty, the high male voice is today enjoying a huge resurgence in popularity. Heirs to the celebrated castrati of the sixteenth...continue...
Run Time: 123 min.
Region: 1
Picture Format: NTSC, 4:3, Color
Sound Format(s): Dolby 2.0,
Subtitles: English
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KUL D4391
Andreas Scholl: Countertenor, A Portrait [DVD]
Andreas Scholl: Countertenor, A Portrait [DVD]

1 DVD Video / Arthaus / 2008-08-26

Works: John Dowland: Lute Songs; Dietrich Buxtehude: Jubilate Domino, omnis terra, BuxWV 64
Performers: Scholl, Andreas

This film accompanies the internationally renowned countertenor Andreas Scholl to recitals in Dresden, Schwetzingen and his home town, Kiedrich. In interviews Andreas Scholl sheds light...continue...
Run Time: 87 min.
Region: All
Picture Format: NTSC, 16:9, Color
Sound Format(s): LPCM Stereo,
Subtitles: English, French, Spanish, Italian
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AHM 101445
Crystal Tears - Dowland, Ward, Byrd, Johnson, etc / Scholl, Behr, Concerto di Viole
Crystal Tears - Dowland, Ward, Byrd, Johnson, etc / Scholl, Behr, Concerto di Viole

1 CD / Harmonia Mundi / 2008-06-10

Works: John Dowland: Go crystal tears, for 4 voices & lute (First Book of Songs); Now, O now I needs must part, for 4 voices & lute (First Book of Songs); Go, nightly cares, the enemy to rest, for voice, tr...
Performers: Scholl, Andreas
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Ensemble: Concerto di Viole

"As impressive as he is in such repertoire as the virtuoso arias of Vivaldi and Handel, it's in these lute and consort songs (and elsewhere...continue...
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Schubert: Die schöne Müllerin / Kowalski, Hinterhäuser
Schubert: Die schöne Müllerin / Kowalski, Hinterhäuser

1 CD / Capriccio / 2008-04-08

Works: Franz Schubert: Die schöne Müllerin, D 795/Op. 25
Performers: Hinterhauser, Markus; Kowalski, Jochen
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CAP 10774
Jochen Kowalski - Lieder
Jochen Kowalski - Lieder

1 CD / Capriccio / 2008-04-08

Works: Robert Schumann: Dichterliebe, Op. 48; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Ridente la calma, K 152 (210a); An Chloë, K 524; Abendempfindung, K 523; Das Lied der Trennung, K 519; Oiseaux, si tous les ans, K...
Performers: Katz, Shelly; Kowalski, Jochen
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CAP 10359
Die Welt der Kastraten / Kowalski, Köhler, Ragin, et al
Die Welt der Kastraten / Kowalski, Köhler, Ragin, et al

1 CD / Capriccio / 2008-04-08

Works: George Frederick Handel: Rinaldo, HWV 7; The choice of Hercules, HWV 69; Serse, HWV 40; Christoph Willibald Gluck: Orfeo ed Euridice; Johann Adolf Hasse: La conversione di Sant'Agostino; Cleofide; Cl...
Performers: Cordier, David; Jacobs, René; Köhler, Axel; Kowalski, Jochen; Nirouët, Jean; Popken, Ralf; Ragin, Derek Lee; Van der Sluis, Mieke; Visse, Dominique; Wessel, Kai; Zaepffel, Alain
Conductors: Haenchen, Hartmut; Creed, Marcus; ; Christie, William; Max, Hermann; Pommer, Max; Linde, Hans-Martin
Ensemble: Academy for Ancient Music Berlin; C.P.E. Bach Chamber Orchestra; Cappella Coloniensis; Das Kleine Konzert; Lautten Compagney; Leipzig New Bach Collegium Musicum

Note: This title is rare and is considered a collector’s item. It is priced according to its common market value. If the record label that...continue...
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