Madrigal Masterpieces: The Renaissance in France, Italy and England / The Deller Consort; Alfred Deller
1 CD / Omega Records / 2015-08-21Works: Clément Janequin: Ce moys de may, chanson for 4 voices, M. 1/10; Escoutez tous gentilz, chanson for 4 voices ("La bataille de Marignan;" "La Guerre"), M. 1/3; A ce joly moys de May, chanson fo...
Performers: Bevan, Maurice; Brown, Wilfred; Coleby, Geoffrey; Deller, Alfred [Countertenor Vocal]; English, Gerald; Poulter, Eileen; Thomas, Mary [Soprano Vocal]
Conductors: Deller, Alfred
Ensemble: Deller Consort
This collection of sacred and secular madrigals - a particular specialty of the Deller Consort - is a delightful introduction. Ranging from silly to melancholy,...continue...
Sir Arthur Bliss: The Beatitudes (1961); Madam Noy A Witchery Song (1918); The Enchantress / Pamela Bowden, Jennifer Vyvyan, Heather Harper, Gerald English
1 CD / Lyrita / 2015-04-01Works: Arthur Bliss: Madam Noy, a "witchery song" for soprano & 6 instruments, Op. 10, F. 160; Rout, for soprano & chamber ensemble, Op. 13, F. 162a; The Enchantress, scena for alto & orchestra, Op. 71, F. ...
Performers: English, Gerald; Harper, Heather; Vyvyan, Jennifer
Conductors: Bliss, Sir A. [Composer]; Schwarz, Rudolf
Ensemble: ; Royal Choral Society; Wigmore Ensemble
Following demobilization from the army in 1919, Bliss wrote four exploratory essays in sonority and textures, including Madam Noy and Rout. They accorded him a...continue...
2 CD / Gala / 2014-01-10Works: Ferruccio Busoni: Die Brautwahl, opera in 3 acts, KiV 258
Performers: Arie, Raffaele; English, Gerald; Fourie, George; Handt, Herbert; Lorenzi, Ermanno; Nimsgern, Siegmund; Sukis, Lilian
Conductors: Previtali, Fernando
2 CD / Supraphon / 2013-07-30Works: Benjamin Britten: War Requiem, Op. 66; The Young person's guide to the orchestra; Spring Symphony, for soprano, alto, tenor, boys' chorus, chorus & orchestra, Op. 44; Unspecified: [Untitled CD-ROM Tr...
Performers: Blachut, Beno; Cameron, John; English, Gerald; Kniplova, Nadezda; Subrtova, Milada
Conductors: Ancerl, Karel
Ensemble: ; Caech Philharmonic Orchestra
Benjamin Britten's music formed one of the pillars of the Czech Philharmonic's concert programs under its chief conductor Karel Ancerl. The Czech premiere of the...continue...
Recording information: Dvorák Hall of the Rudolfinum, Prague....continue...
Schubert: Symphony No. 4; Britten: Serenade; Sibelius: Symphony no 2 / Gerald English, tenor; Hermann Baumann, horn. Barbirolli
2 CD / ICA Classics / 2013-03-26Works: Franz Schubert: Symphony no 4 in C minor, D 417 "Tragic"; Benjamin Britten: Serenade, for tenor, horn & strings, Op. 31; Jean Sibelius: Symphony no 2 in D major, Op. 43
Performers: Baumann, Hermann; English, Gerald
Conductors: Barbirolli, John
Ensemble: ; Cologne Radio Symphony Orchestra
Sir John Barbirolli was one of the most versatile conductors of his generation, associated with composers and works of every era. These historic recordings, never...continue...
Recording information: Saal 1, Funkhaus, Cologne (02/07/1969)....continue...
6 CD / Musical Concepts / 2009-03-10Works: George Frederick Handel: Jephtha; MEDLEY; Orlando; L'Allegro il Penseroso ed il Moderato; Rinaldo; Theodora; Coronation Anthems (4); Ode for the Birthday of Queen Anne, HWV 74; Alexander's Feast, HWV...
Performers: Bevan, Maurice; Brown, Wilfred; Deller, Alfred [Countertenor Vocal]; Deller, Mark; Dupre, Desmond; English, Gerald; Frost, John; Leonhardt, Gustav; Lester, Harold; McLoughlin, Eileen; Poulter, Eileen...
Conductors: Lewis, Anthony; Deller, Alfred; Leonhardt, Gustav;
Ensemble: ; Deller Consort; Ensemble of Baroque Instruments; Leonhardt Baroque Ensemble; Schola Cantorum Basiliensis Wenzinger Consort of V
This is Volume 4 in a series of 6 special Multi-CD sets of the Complete Vanguard Recordings of Alfred Deller. The Deller Consort, Gustav Leonhardt...continue...
7 CD / Musical Concepts / 2008-09-02Works: Henry Purcell: Fantasia upon a ground, for 3 violins (or recorders) & continuo in D major/F major, Z. 731; Music for a while; I love and I must, Z 382 "Bell Barr"; Let the dreadful engines (from "Don...
Performers: Baines, Francis; Bergmann, Walter; Bevan, Maurice; Brown, Wilfred; Cantelo, April; Clift, Dennis; Dales, Ellen; Deller, Alfred [Countertenor Vocal]; Deller, Mark; Dupre, Desmond; English, Gerald; Esk...
Conductors: Leonhardt, Gustav; Deller, Alfred; Tippett, Michael; Harnoncourt, Nikolaus
Ensemble: ; Deller Consort; Leonhardt Baroque Ensemble
30 CD / Warner Classics / 2008-07-08Works: Ralph Vaughan Williams: Symphony no 1 "A sea symphony"; A London Symphony (Symphony no 2) (Original 1913 version); Symphony no 8 in D minor; Symphony no 3 for soprano or tenor & orchestra ("Pastoral"...
Performers: Adler, Larry; Allen, Thomas; Angas, Richard; Armstrong, Sheila [Soprano Vocal]; Aronowitz, Cecil; Asch, David van; Bainbridge, Elisabeth; Baker, Janet, Dame [Mezzo-soprano Vocal]; Balmain, Ian; Barlo...
Conductors: Handley, Vernon; Boult, Adrian; Silvestri, Constantin; Banks, Eric; Groves, Charles; Sargent, Malcolm; Barbirolli, John; Hickox, Richard; O'Brien, Brendan; Davies, Meredith; Willcocks, David; Rose, B...
Ensemble: ; BBC Symphony Orchestra; Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra; City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra; King's College Choir, Cambridge; London Madrigal Singers; London Music Group; London Philharmonic Orch...
3 CD / Opera Rara / 2005-01-11Works: Giuseppe Verdi: I vespri siciliani
Performers: Baran, Ayhan; Bonhomme, Jean; Bowden, Pamela; Brumaire, Jacqueline; Dean, Stafford; Dickerson, Bernard; English, Gerald; Howlett, Neil; Rippon, Michael; Taylor, Neilson; Vocal], Nigel Rogers [Tenor
Conductors: Lawrence, Ashley; Rossi, Mario
This opera was composed for the Paris Opera to a libretto by Charles Duveryrier and Eugene Scribe, one of the greatest poets of the day....continue...
1 CD / Supraphon / 2004-08-16Works: Igor Stravinsky: Les Noces III (The Wedding), ballet in 4 tableaux for vocal soloists, chorus, 4 pianos & percussion; Cantata, for 2 soloists, female chorus & chamber orchestra; Mass
Performers: Domaninska, Libuse; English, Gerald; Jedlicka, Dalibor; Kozina, Zdenek; Marcol, Jan; Robotham, Barbara; Toperczer, Peter [Piano]; Wilde, Arnost; Zidek, Ivo
Conductors: Ancerl, Karel
1 CD / Tall Poppies / 2001-09-01Works: Peggy Glanville-Hicks: Sonata for Harp; Profiles from China; Last Poems; Frolic; 13 Ways of Looking at a Blackbird; Rest; Letters from Morocco; Come Sleep
Performers: English, Gerald; McGuire, Marshall; Peelman, Roland
Conductors: Walker, Antony
Ensemble: Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra
1 CD / Tall Poppies / 2000-06-01Works: Henry Purcell: The fatal hour comes on apace, Z 421; Love, thou canst hear, tho' thou art blind, Z 396; Sylvia, now your scorn give over, Z 420; No, to what purpose should I speak, Z 468; Round O'; F...
Performers: English, Gerald; O'Donnell, John
1 CD / Tall Poppies / 1999-03-01Works: Andrew Ford: A Martian Sends a Postcard Home; Clarion; Epithalamium; Harbour; Composition in Blue, Grey and Pink; Dancing with Smoke; A Salt Girl; Female Nude; And Now; Cabaret Songs (5)
Performers: English, Gerald
1 CD / Tall Poppies / 1996-06-01Works: Andrew Ford: The Art of Puffing "17 Elegies for Thomas Chatterton"; Sacred Places; Pastoral; Whispers
Performers: Bernat, Miguel; Bok, Henri; English, Gerald
Conductors: ; Savage, Stephen
Ensemble: Duo Contemporain; Griffith University Ensemble; Tasmanian Symphony Chamber Players
1 CD / Tall Poppies / 1996-03-01Works: Robert Schumann: Liederkreis, Op. 24; Liederkreis, Op. 39; Dichterliebe, Op. 48
Performers: English, Gerald; Smalley, Roger
1 CD / Tall Poppies / 1994-02-01Works: John Cage: Sonatas and Interludes for Prepared Piano; Music for Marcel Duchamp, for prepared piano; The Wonderful Widow of Eighteen Springs, for voice & closed piano
Performers: Butterley, Nigel; English, Gerald