2 CD / Opera D'Oro / 2002-04-02Works: Jules Massenet: Hérodiade
Performers: Blanc, Ernest; Denize, Nadine; Martin, Michelle; Philippe, Michel; Thau, Pierre
Conductors: Lloyd-Jones, David
Ensemble: ORTF Lyric Orchestra
Highly successful in its day, Massenet's 'Herodiade' was knocked off the international docket when Richard Strauss's more sensational version of the same story, 'Salome', came...continue...
3 CD / EMI Classics Import / 2001-10-02Works: Jules Massenet: Hérodiade
Performers: Courtis, Jean-Philippe; Denize, Nadine; Fouchecourt, Jean-Paul; Hampson, Thomas [Baritone vocals]; Heppner, Ben [Tenor Vocals]; Olmeda, Martine; Stewart, Malcolm; Studer, Cheryl; Van Dam, Jose; Vanau...
Conductors: Plasson, Michel
Ensemble: Bilbao Choral Society
2 CD / Sony Classical Import / 1995-12-12Works: Jules Massenet: Hérodiade
Performers: Campo, Eduardo del; Clayton, Kristin; Cox, Kenneth; Domingo, Placido; Fleming, Renee; Pons, Juan; Portilla, Alfredo; Vasquez, Hector; Zajick, Dolora
Conductors: Gergiev, Valery
Ensemble: San Francisco Opera Chorus
"Renee Fleming has sweetness, float and a wonderful caressing tone and manner...Dolora Zajick in the title role contrasts her register brazenly and on a huge...continue...