The John Eliot Gardiner Collection - Works by Monteverdi, Bach, Handel, Gluck, Mozart, Haydn, Beethoven, Berlioz et al. [30 CDs]
30 CD / Deutsche Grammophon / 2013-04-30Works: Claudio Monteverdi: Vespro della Beata Vergine; Henry Purcell: Fairy Queen, Z 629; Johann Sebastian Bach: Saint Matthew Passion, BWV 244; George Frederick Handel: Jephtha; Recorded Sound: Applause; C...
Performers: Alcantara, Lynette; Backes, Constanze; Biebrach, Christfried; Bilson, Malcolm; Bonney, Barbara [Soprano vocals]; Bruce-Payne, Sally; Canonici, Luca; Dazeley, William; Forsberg, Bengt; Fredriksson, Ka...
Conductors: Gardiner, John Eliot
Ensemble: ; English Baroque Soloists; His Majesties Sagbutts and Cornetts; NDR Sinfonieorchester; Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra; Wiener Tschuschenkapelle
One of the great advocates of period-instrument performance - but not, he insists a period - instrument specialist (the vial thing is to combine a...continue...
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2010-09-28Works: Wilhelm Stenhammar: Serenade for orchestra in F major, Op. 31; Florez and Blanzeflor, Op. 3; Ithaca for baritone & orchestra, Op. 21; Sången, Op. 44; Prélude and Bourrée, for orchestra
Performers: Fredriksson, Karl Magnus
Conductors: Koivula, Hannu
This disc offers a fascinating selection of both famous and little-known works by Wilhelm Stenhammar. The 'Serenade' ranks among his finest works, and is considered...continue...
Recording information: Gävle Symphony Hall, Sweden (10/20/2008-10/24/2008)....continue...
2 CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2006-03-01Works: Ingvar Lidholm: Laudi; Choruses (4); Songs (3) for Chorus; Canto LXXXI; The Persians; Libera me; Motto; Greek Epigrams (2); Greek Gravestone; A cappella-bok; A Dream Play; ...a riveder le stelle
Performers: Arvidsson, Lars; Dahlberg, Stefan; Fredriksson, Karl Magnus; Holgersson, Hannah; Kohn, Jeanette; Ljunggren, Margareta; Myrberg, Per
Conductors: Ericson, Eric
Ensemble: Eric Ericson Chamber Choir
"The Laudi show a young composer toying with plainchant and Renaissance polyphony; and bowing the knee to Stravinsky in three Biblical settings which already stretch...continue...
3 CD / Chandos Records / 2005-01-25Works: Carl Nielsen: Symphony no 1 in G minor, Op. 7; Symphony no 4, Op. 29 "Inextinguishable"; Symphony no 2 in B minor, Op. 16 "The Four Temperaments"; Symphony no 3, Op. 27 "Sinfonia espansiva"; Symphony...
Performers: Fredriksson, Karl Magnus; Hammarteg, Lars; Johansson, Roland; Kase, Daniel; Kingstedt, Solve; Kringelborn, Solveig
Conductors: Rozhdestvensky, Gennady
Ensemble: Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra
"Excellent playing from the Royal Stockholm Philharmonic and exemplary recording from the Chandos team..." - The Penguin Guide "...what a marvelous orchestra this has become...continue...
1 CD / Sterling / 2000-01-01Works: Hugo Alfvén: Vid sekelskiftet (At the Turn of the Century), for soprano, choir & orchestra, Op. 12; Kantat vid Reformationsfesten i Uppsala (Cantata for the 1917 Reformation Festivities in Uppsa...
Performers: Fredriksson, Karl Magnus; Hoel, Lena
Conductors: Parkman, Stefan
2 CD / Nosag / 1998-09-02Works: George Frederick Handel: Messiah, HWV 56, Oratorio
Performers: Atkinson, Lynton; Dahlberg, Stefan; Fredriksson, Karl Magnus; Hammarstrom, Kristina; Hogman, Christina; Salomaa, Petteri
Conductors: Sjökvist, Gustaf
Ensemble: Storkyrkans Chorus; Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra
1 CD / Deutsche Grammophon / 1995-02-14Works: Franz Lehár: The Merry Widow
Performers: Backes, Constanze; Bonney, Barbara [Soprano vocals]; Deam, Donna; Flowers, Suzanne; Fredriksson, Karl Magnus; Houghton, Lucinda; Jenkin, Nicola [Soprano Vocals]; Kazimierczuk, Angela; Peper, Uwe; Sko...
Conductors: Gardiner, John Eliot
Ensemble: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra