3 CD / Carus / 2009-06-09Works: George Frederick Handel: Jephtha, HWV 70
Performers: Schäfer, Markus; Schwarz, Britta; Van Goethem, Patrick
Conductors: Grünert, Matthias
Ensemble: Dresden Baroque Orchestra
This oratorio in three acts was first performed in London on February 26, 1752 at Covent Garden, conducted by the composer. This recording is based...continue...
3 Super Audio CD / Carus / 2009-04-14Works: George Frederick Handel: Saul, HWV 53
Performers: Andersen, Ditte; Mead, Timothy; Prohaska, Anna; Schmitt, Maximilian; Speer, Yorck Felix [baritone]
Conductors: Rademann, Hans-Christoph;
Ensemble: Dresden Baroque Orchestra; Dresden Chamber Choir
Sung in German with complete text and English translation included in the copious notes, Handel's oratorio on the biblical story of Saul was a collaboration...continue...
2 CD / Carus / 2007-10-01Works: Gottfried August Homilius: St. John Passion
Performers: Fischer, Katja; Heidrich, Clemens; Keucher, Stephan; Kobow, Jan; Lutz, Christian; Reiner, Jana; Vitzthum, Franz
Conductors: Kreile, Roderich
Ensemble: Dresden Baroque Orchestra; Dresden Kreuz Choir
The son of a clergyman and one of J.S. Bach's pupils, Homilus primarily performed his musical duties at the Frauenkirche in Dresden. The connections between...continue...