Handel: Ottone, Re di Germania / Claron McFadden, Jennifer Smith, James Bowman, Dominique Visse, Catherine Denley, Michael George
3 CD / Hyperion / 2013-10-08Works: George Frederick Handel: Ottone
Conductors: King, Robert
Ensemble: The King's Consort
Handel's Ottone was one of the most popular operas of the composer's career, with 34 known performances during his lifetime, beaten only by the 53...continue...
Personnel: Claron McFadden, Jennifer Smith (soprano); Catherine Denley (mezzo soprano); Dominique Visse , James Bowman (countertenor); Michael George (bass voice).
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3 CD / Warner Classics / 2012-04-24Works: Christoph Willibald Gluck: Orpheus and Eurydice; Orfeo ed Euridice; Johannes Brahms: Liebestreu, Op. 3 no 1; German folk songs (49) for voice & piano, WoO 33; Edward Elgar: The Dream of Gerontius; Ma...
Performers: Baillie, Isobel; Duval, Nel; Koeman, Greet; Moore, Gerald [Piano]; Schwarzkopf, Elisabeth [Soprano vocals]
Conductors: Walter, Bruno; Karajan, Herbert von; Bruck, Charles
Described as a 'legend in her own lifetime', Kathleen Ferrier rose form obscurity to become one of the most sough-after contraltos of the 20th century....continue...