G.F. Handel: Saul / Sarah Connolly, Elizabeth Atherton, Joelle Harvey, Christopher Purves, Robert Murray - The Sixteen
3 CD / Coro / 2012-09-11Works: George Frederick Handel: Saul
Conductors: Christophers, Harry
Ensemble: The Sixteen
Harry Christophers and The Sixteen are revered for their performances and recordings of Handel's great oratorios, and they add to their stunning collection with this...continue...
Recording information: St Augustine's Church, Kilburn, London (01/2012)....continue...
1 CD / Cantate / 2010-10-02Works: George Frederick Handel: Handel - Bourée; Saul; Rinaldo; Orgelkonzert no 4 F-Dur, Op. 4/4; Sing unto God; A Song for St Cecilia's Day, HWV 76; Joshua; Hercules; Deidamia; Giulio Cesare; Il Flo...
Recording information: Evangelische Johanneskirche Wiesloch (bei Heidelberg) (06/25/2009-06/27/2009)....continue...
2 CD / Hanssler Classic / 2007-08-01Works: George Frederick Handel: Saul
Performers: Albino, Laura; Blaise, Kirsten; Eiche, Markus; Frisch, Wolfgang; Keusch, Elizabeth; Lutze, Matthias; Palm, Christian; Shankle, Norman
Conductors: Rilling, Helmuth
Ensemble: Gächinger Kantorei Stuttgart
Handel’s Saul is an operatic oratorio with ever-intensifying action and increasingly drastic scenes. Handel seems to have been especially moved by this particular text. Helmuth...continue...
3 CD / Naxos (USA) / 1998-11-26Works: George Frederick Handel: Saul
Performers: Beekman, Marcel; Cordier, David; MacLeod, Stephan; McFadden, Claron; Schlick, Barbara [Soprano Vocal]; Schoch, Knut; Schwarz, Gotthold
Conductors: Martini, Joachim Carlos
"Saul", composed in order to recoup losses from the disastrous opera season of 1738 was designed as a musical extravaganza to take the public by...continue...
2 CD / Warner Classics / 1995-07-18Works: George Frederick Handel: Saul
Performers: Fischer-Dieskau, Dietrich [Baritone Vocal]; Gale, Elisabeth; Hölle, Matthias; Rolfe Johnson, Anthony [Tenor Vocal]; Varády, Julia [Soprano Vocals]; Wildhaber, Helmut
Conductors: Harnoncourt, Nikolaus
Ensemble: Concentus Musicus Wien