2 CD / Teldec / 2013-06-25Works: Franz Joseph Haydn: Armida
Performers: Tachezi, Herbert
Conductors: Harnoncourt, Nikolaus
Ensemble: Concentus Musicus Wien
MusicWeb International, 2nd October 2013
[Bartoli] remains the finest thing about this set, and Armida brings out the best in her as a performer. Her tone...continue...
Personnel: Cecilia Bartoli (vocals); Scot Weir, Oliver Widmer, Markus Schafer, Christoph Prégardien, Patricia Petibon (vocals).
Recording information: Musikverein, Vienna (06/2000)....continue...
20 CD / Decca / 2009-09-08Works: Franz Joseph Haydn: Armida; La fedeltà premiata, H 28 no 10; Orlando paladino, H 28 no 11; La vera costanza, H 28 no 8; L'incontro improvviso, opera, H. 28/6; Ah, tu non senti...Qual destra om...
Performers: Ahnsjo, Claes-Hakan; Baldin, Aldo; Devlin, Michael; Mathis, Edith
Conductors: Dorati, Antal; Jordan, Armin
Though Haydn was known primarily as an instrumental composer, he also had a successful and prolific career as an opera composer. This budget-priced box set...continue...