2 CD / Harmonia Mundi / 2016-10-14Conductors: Herreweghe, Philippe;
Ensemble: Collegium Vocale; La Chapelle Royale; Orchestre Des Champs Élysées
Mendelssohn composed only two oratorios, but both Paulus and Elijah are probably the greatest examples of the form in Romantic music. Phillippe Herreweghe's performance of...continue...
Beyond the Eastern Wind: Works of Gorécki, Pärt, Schnittke, et al. / Louise Boll, organ; Collegium Vocale; Deltchev
1 CD / Danacord / 2014-11-11Conductors: Deltchev, Michael
Ensemble: Collegium Vocale
The Danish vocal ensemble Collegium Vocale was founded in 1992 and consists of 17 professional and amateur singers. Their repertoire ranges from early Baroque to...continue...
Felix Mendelssohn: Elias / Peteri Salomaa, Soile Isokoski, Monica Groop, John Mark Ainsley. Herreweghe
2 CD / Harmonia Mundi / 2014-09-09Conductors: Herreweghe, Philippe
Ensemble: Chapelle Royale; Collegium Vocale
Mendelssohn's oratorio Elias is a sensitive, moving and substantial adaptation of one of the most beautiful chapters of the Christian Bible. This live recording from...continue...
2 CD / Accent / 2012-04-03Works: Jan Dismas Zelenka: Lamentatio Ieremiae Prophetae, ZWV 53; Responsoria (27) pro hebdomada sancta, for soloists, chorus & instruments, ZWV 55; Gregorian Chant: Maundy Thursday; Tristis est anima mea, ...
Performers: El-Dunia, Hasan; Kral, Tomas; Krejcik, Marian; Nosek, Jaromir
Conductors: Luks, Václav; El-Dunia, Hasan
Ensemble: ; Collegium Vocale
This compassionately stylish recording confirms Zelenka's Responsoria pro Hebdomada Sancta as a devout masterpiece.
Personnel: Jaromír Nosek, Tomás Král (bass voice).
Recording information: Studio Domovina, Prague, Czech Republic (11/2011)....continue...
Monteverdi: L'Orfeo / Keenlyside, Lascarro, Oddone, Dike, Wallace, Tomasson, Jacobs/Concerto Vocale, Collegium Vocale [2 DVD]
2 DVD Video / Harmonia Mundi / 2007-01-09Works: Claudio Monteverdi: L'Orfeo
Performers: Dike, Martina; Keenlyside, Simon; Lascarro, Juanita; Oddone, Graciela; Tomassone, Tiziano
Conductors: Jacobs, René
Ensemble: Collegium Vocale; Concerto Vocale
"This stunningly conceived, musically vibrant Orfeo was taped at Brussels' La Monnaie in 1998. The much-lauded production later traveled to the Brooklyn Academy of Music...continue...
Run Time: 170 min.
Picture Format: NTSC, Color
Country of Origin: USA
1 CD / Harmonia Mundi / 2005-04-12Works: Johann Sebastian Bach: Magnificat; Cantata no 80, "Ein feste Burg ist unser Gott," BWV 80 (BC A183)
Performers: Crook, Howard [Tenor Vocal]; Kooij, Peter [Bass Vocal]; Mellon, Agnes [Soprano Vocal]; Schlick, Barbara [Soprano Vocal]
Conductors: Herreweghe, Philippe
Ensemble: Collegium Vocale; La Chapelle Royale Paris
The 'Magnificat' was the very first work Bach composed after his appointed as Cantor of St. Thomas in Leipzig in 1723. It was revised some...continue...
1 CD / Harmonia Mundi / 2002-06-01Works: Gabriel Fauré: Requiem, Op. 48; César Franck: Symphony in D minor, M 48
Performers: Genz, Stephan; Zomer, Johannette [Soprano Vocals]
Conductors: Herreweghe, Philippe
Ensemble: Champs-Élysées Orchestra; Collegium Vocale
"This beloved piece deserves to be called 'the people requiem' - it has been performed everywhere by ensembles of all sizes and ability levels, from...continue...