2 CD / Hyperion / 2006-06-13Works: John Blow: God Spake Sometime in Visions for soloists, chorus & orchestra; How Doth the City Sit Solitary; The Lord is My Shepherd; God is our Hope and Strength; I Beheld, and Lo! A Great Multitude; ...
Performers: Alder, Stephen; Bealby-Wright, Sarah; Blaze, Robin [Counter Tenor Vocals]; Butterfield, Peter; Campbell, Richard; Chateauneuf, Paula; Childress, Richard; Cochrane, Lisa; Cornwell, Joseph; Denley, Pau...
Conductors: Hill, David
Ensemble: Parley of Instruments; Winchester Cathedral Choir
"Performances that are not likely to be bettered soon. The sound is marvellous." -Fanfare...continue...
2 CD / Decca Import / 2002-08-30Works: Franz Joseph Haydn: Mass in D minor, H 22 no 11 "Nelsonmesse"; Te Deum in C major, H 23c no 1; Mass for soloists, chorus, organ & orchestra in B flat major ("Theresienmesse"), H. 22/12
Performers: Brown, Donna; Bruce-Payne, Sally; Butterfield, Peter; Finley, Gerald [Bass-Baritone Vocals]
Conductors: Gardiner, John E.
Ensemble: English Baroque Soloists
"Gardiner's soloists are as minutely responsive as his choir and orchestra, with the pure-toned Donna Brown ethereal in the two 'Et incarnatus est' settings and...continue...