L'Oiseau Lyre - Florilegium Series: The Baroque Era / Hogwood, Pickett, Rifkin, Preston, Dantone et al. [50 CD Limited Edition set]
50 CD / Decca / 2014-06-17Works: Thomas Arne: Overtures (8) in Eight Parts, for orchestra; Rosamunde; The Masque of Comus; William Boyce: Symphonies (8), Op. 2; John Blow: Venus and Adonis; Lovely Salina, innocent and free; Henry Pu...
Performers: Accademia Bizantina; Ainsley, John Mark; Amsterdam Loeki Stardust Quartet; Armonico, Il Giardino; Bach Ensemble; Baird, Julianne; Beznosiuk, Pavlo; Bonner, Tessa; Bott, Catherine [Soprano Vocals]; Bo...
Conductors: Hogwood, Christopher; Pickett, Philip; ; Rifkin, Joshua; Dantone, Ottavio; Preston, Simon
Ensemble: Academy of Ancient Music (UK); Accademia Bizantina; Amsterdam Loeki Stardust Quartet; Bach Ensemble; Handel & Haydn Society; Il Giardino Armonico; Les Talens Lyriques; New London Consort
A 50 CD Original Jackets Collection celebrating the greatest Baroque recordings from Decca's pioneering early music label L'Oiseau-Lyre.
Key Baroque works featuring best-selling albums...continue...
2 CD / Decca Import / 2008-01-09Works: Gustav Holst: Choral Hymns (4 groups) from the Rig Veda, for chorus & orchestra, Op. 26, H. 97-100; Sávitri, chamber opera, Op. 25, H. 96; Partsongs (7) for soprano, female chorus & strings, O...
Performers: Baker, Janet, Dame [Mezzo-soprano Vocal]; Bogorad, Julia; Ellis, Osian [Harp]; Greenbank, Kathryn; Hemsley, Thomas; Longfield, Susan; Tear, Robert
Conductors: Holst, Imogen; Hogwood, Christopher; Boult, Adrian; Howarth, Elgar
Ensemble: BBC Chorus; English Chamber Orchestra; Grimethorpe Colliery Band; Purcell Singers; St. Paul Chamber Orchestra
1 CD / Arte Nova / 2006-05-09Works: Aaron Copland: Appalachian Spring, ballet for 13 instruments; Music for the Theatre, suite for small orchestra; Samuel Barber: Capricorn Concerto, for flute, oboe, trumpet & strings, Op. 21
Performers: Friedrich, Reinhold [Trumpet]; Schnoller, Isabelle; Zoboli, Omar
Conductors: Hogwood, Christopher
Ensemble: Basel Chamber Orchestra
"Christopher Hogwood leads near ideal performances...and they respond well to his crisp, period-instrument-influenced approach...wholly remarkable." -ClassicsToday...continue...
2 CD / Decca Import / 1999-02-01Works: Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto for Violin in F major, Op. 8 no 3/RV 293 "L'autunno"; Concerto for Violin in E major, Op. 8 no 1/RV 269 "Primavera"; Concerto for Violin in G minor, Op. 8 no 2/RV 315 "L'est...
Performers: Bennett, William [Flute]; Black, Neil; Blum, Norbert; Brown, Iona [Conductor/Violin]; Brown, Timothy; Bury, Alison; Bylsma, Anner; Davis, Robin; Fernández, Eduardo [Classical Guitar]; Finucane...
Conductors: Munchinger, Karl; Malcolm, George; Pickett, Philip; Marriner, Sir Neville; Hogwood, Christopher; Brown, Iona
Ensemble: ; Academy of Ancient Music; Academy of St. Martin in the Fields; English Chamber Orchestra; New London Consort
1 CD / Decca / 1986-02-11Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Concerto for Clarinet in A major, K 622; Concerto for Oboe in C major, K 314 (285d)
Performers: Pay, Antony [Clarinet]; Piguet, Michel
Conductors: Hogwood, Christopher
Ensemble: Academy of Ancient Music
"...The soloists are unquestionably among the best around on their instruments, and the Academy of Ancient Music performs with robust tone, immaculate ensemble, and pointed...continue...