Wagner: Der fliegende Hollander / Theo Adam, Anja Silja, Martti Talvela, Ernst Kozub, Annelies Burmeister, Gerhard Unger. Otto Klemperer, New Philharmonia Orch. (rec. 1968)
2 CD / Warner Classics / 2016-01-29Conductors: Klemperer, Otto
Ensemble: BBC Chorus; New Philharmonia Orchestra
The Home of Opera series offers treasures from the world's greatest opera catalogue, presenting some of the most important and admired recordings of complete operas...continue...
Mátyás Seiber (1905-1960): The Joyce Settings / Peter Pears, narrator; Alexander Young, tenor; LSO London Phil.; Dorian Singers et al.
1 CD / Lyrita / 2015-03-01Conductors: Atherton, David; Seiber, Mátyás
Ensemble: BBC Chorus; Dorian Singers; London Philharmonic Orchestra; London Symphony Orchestra; Melos Ensemble
Matyas Seiber's body of work is distinguished by a natural versatility, and by the wide range and eclecticism of his musical interests. It incorporates the...continue...
2 CD / Testament / 2008-10-14Works: Richard Wagner: The Flying Dutchman
Performers: Adam, Theo; Burmeister, Annelies; King, James [Vocals]; MacDonald, Kenneth; Silja, Anja; Talvela, Martti
Conductors: Klemperer, Otto
Ensemble: BBC Chorus
The great conductor Otto Klemperer was known for his 'deliberate' tempos. The Observer's review of the live performance heard here said, "From the opening bars...continue...
2 CD / Decca Import / 2008-01-09Works: Gustav Holst: Choral Hymns (4 groups) from the Rig Veda, for chorus & orchestra, Op. 26, H. 97-100; Sávitri, chamber opera, Op. 25, H. 96; Partsongs (7) for soprano, female chorus & strings, O...
Performers: Baker, Janet, Dame [Mezzo-soprano Vocal]; Bogorad, Julia; Ellis, Osian [Harp]; Greenbank, Kathryn; Hemsley, Thomas; Longfield, Susan; Tear, Robert
Conductors: Holst, Imogen; Hogwood, Christopher; Boult, Adrian; Howarth, Elgar
Ensemble: BBC Chorus; English Chamber Orchestra; Grimethorpe Colliery Band; Purcell Singers; St. Paul Chamber Orchestra
5 CD / Chandos Records / 2001-09-25Works: Edmund Rubbra: Symphony no 1, Op 44; Symphony no 2, Op 45; Symphony no 3, Op 49; Symphony no 4, Op 53; Symphony no 5 in in B flat, Op 63; Symphony no 6, Op 80; Symphony no 7 in C, Op 88; Symphony no ...
Performers: Dawson, Lynne [Soprano Vocals]; Roberts, Stephen
Conductors: Hickox, Richard
Ensemble: BBC Chorus; BBC National Orchestra of Wales
1 CD / SOMM / 2000-03-01Works: Frederick Delius: A Mass of Life; Arabesque; Songs of Sunset
Performers: Henderson, Roy; Labette, Dora
Conductors: Beecham, Thomas, Sir
Ensemble: BBC Chorus; London Philharmonic Orchestra; London Select Choir; Royal Philharmonic Orchestra