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Icon - Dame Janet Baker - The Beloved Mezzo Sings Mahler, Elgar, Berlioz, Chausson, etc
Icon - Dame Janet Baker - The Beloved Mezzo Sings Mahler, Elgar, Berlioz, Chausson, etc

5 CD / Warner Classics / 2008-09-02

Works: Johannes Brahms: Alto Rhapsody, Op. 53; Richard Wagner: Wesendonck Lieder; Richard Strauss: Lieder (5), Op. 32; Das Rosenband ("Im Frühlingsschatten fand ich sie"), song for voice & piano (or or...
Performers: Baker, Janet, Dame [Mezzo-soprano Vocal]; Barenboim, Daniel [Conductor, Piano]; Gauntlett, Ambrose; Isepp, Martin; Moore, Gerald [Piano]; Parsons, Geoffrey; Spencer, Robert [Lute]; Whittaker, Douglas
Conductors: Boult, Adrian; Barbirolli, John; Previn, Andre; Rattle, Simon, Sir; Leppard, Raymond; Menuhin, Yehudi [Violin]; Marriner, Sir Neville
Ensemble: ; Academy of St. Martin in the Fields; Bath Festival Orchestra; City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra; English Chamber Orchestra; London Philharmonic Orchestra; London Symphony Orchestra

A new release in the recently-launched EMI Classics ICON Series, this 5-CD set is dedicated to Dame Janet Baker, long praised as one of the...continue...
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Songs from the Pleasure Garden - Boyce, Croft, Eccles, etc
Songs from the Pleasure Garden - Boyce, Croft, Eccles, etc

1 CD / Signum Records / 2007-01-01

Works: Maurice Greene: Orpheus with his lute; Go, Rose, My Chloe's Bosom Grace, song; William Boyce: Orpheus and Euridice; The Pleasures of Spring Gardens, Vauxhall; The Non-Perreill, song; William Croft: H...
Performers: Gurney, Tristan; Langridge, Jennifer; Langridge, Philip [Tenor Vocals]; Layfield, Malcolm; Norris, David Owen

"The songs are excellently well chosen; Langridge is particularly attracted to those numbers that accentuate witty turns of phrase, such as Daniel Purcell's "Cupid Make...continue...
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Calliope - Beautiful Voice Vol 1 / Emma Curtis, The Frolick
Calliope - Beautiful Voice Vol 1 / Emma Curtis, The Frolick

2 CD / Avie Records / 2006-06-01

Works: Francis George Scott: Cupid and Venus One Day Strove, song; Henry Purcell: Sophonisba, Z 590; Henry Carey: Divinest Fair, O Ease My Care, song; Sad Musidora All in Woe, song; As Musing I Rang'd in Ye...
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Ensemble: The Frolick

"This is a labour of love. Emma Curtis stumbled across Calliope (published in 1739 by John Simpson) while researching the career of the castrato Senesino....continue...
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Evelyn Lear - The Art of the Recital
Evelyn Lear - The Art of the Recital

1 CD / Video Artists International / 2001-03-13

Works: Claude Debussy: Chansons (3) de Bilitis; George Munro: My Lovely Celia, for voice & keyboard; Thomas Brown: Shepherd, thy demeanour vary; Franz Schubert: An Sylvia; Die junge Nonne, D 828/Op. 43 no 1...
Performers: Katz, Martin [Piano]; Lear, Evelyn
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