3 CD / Berlin Classics / 2009-05-12Works: George Frederick Handel: Hercules
Performers: Buchner, Eberhard; Dijkstra, Hebe; Kaltofen, Gisela; Klug, Peter; Lovaas, Kari; Polster, Hermann-Christian; Soffel, Doris; Sommerfeld, Andreas; Tomaszewski, Rolf; Vogel, Reinhart; Zahn, Dieter
Conductors: Hauschild, Wolf-Dieter
Ensemble: Leipzig Radio Chorus
30 CD / Decca Import / 2009-04-14Works: George Frederick Handel: Handel - Bourée; Water Music Suite no 2 in D major, HWV 349; Water Music Suite no 1 in F major, HWV 348; The Water Music; Concerti grossi (12), Op. 6; Concerto Grosso ...
Performers: Adeney, Richard; Agnew, Paul [Tenor Vocals]; Ainsley, John Mark; Ameling, Elly [Soprano Vocal]; Auger, Arleen [Soprano]; Bennett, William; Birchall, Simon [Bass Baritone Vocals]; Bostridge, Ian; Conn...
Conductors: Marriner, Sir Neville; Malcolm, George; Jones, Granville; Hogwood, Christopher; ; Cleobury, Stephen; Preston, Simon; Gardiner, John Eliot; Mackerras, Charles; McCreesh, Paul; Minkowski, Marc
Ensemble: ; Academy of St. Martin in the Fields; Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields Chamber Ensemb; English Baroque Soloists; English Chamber Orchestra; Gabrieli Consort; Gabrieli Players; King's College Choi...
Celebrate the 250th anniversary of Handel's death with this impressive 30-CD box set of the composer's most celebrated works. Featured conductors include Sir Neville Marriner,...continue...
Handel: Hercules, HWV 60 / Martini, Wemyss, Sämann, Schoch, Kühn, Schneider, Junge Kantorei, Frankfurt Baroque Orchestra
3 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2008-05-27Works: George Frederick Handel: Hercules
Performers: Kooij, Peter [Bass Vocal]; Kuhn, Liselotte; Samann, Gerlinde; Schneider, Frank; Schoch, Knut; Vitzthum, Franz; Wemyss, Nicola
Conductors: Martini, Joachim Carlos
Handel composed 'Hercules' for his 1744-45 oratorio season as the secular foil to one of his most ambitious sacred dramas, 'Belshazzar', hoping to repeat the...continue...
3 CD / Deutsche Grammophon / 2002-04-02Works: George Frederick Handel: Hercules
Performers: Croft, Richard [Tenor Vocal]; Daniels, David; Dawson, Lynne [Soprano Vocals]; Saks, Gidon; von Otter, Anne Sofie
Conductors: Minkowski, Marc
Ensemble: Les Musiciens du Louvre - Grenoble
Gramophone Classical Music Guide
Hercules has never quite occupied the place it merits in the Handel canon, even though it includes some of his most powerfully...continue...