2 Super Audio CD / Linn Records / 2011-01-01Works: Thomas Arne: Artaxerxes
Conductors: Page, Ian
"The music...is far from parochial, with as rich an array of influences as any Handel. Page and co achieved a signal success when they revived...continue...
Recording information: Air Studios, London, UK (2009-11-18_2009-11-21&2010-)....continue...
2 CD / Hyperion / 2009-11-10Works: Thomas Arne: Artaxerxes
Performers: Bott, Catherine [Soprano Vocals]; Campbell, Colin; Edgar-Wilson, Richard; Gibbs, Charles; Hyde, Philippa; Partridge, Ian [Tenor Vocals]; Robson, Christopher [Counter Tenor Vocals]; Spence, Patricia
Conductors: Goodman, Roy
Ensemble: Parley of Instruments
Thomas Arne's 'Artaxerxes' was the first opera seria libretto in English. Arne's work was a huge success in large part because it was an excellent...continue...