1 CD / Stone Records / 2013-09-01Works: Benjamin Britten: Canticle I; Canticle II, Op. 51 "Abraham and Isaac"; The Heart of the Matter, for tenor, narrator, horn & piano; Canticle IV; Canticle V
Performers: Gould, Christopher; Norman, Daniel; Towers, William; Watkins, Richard [Horn]; Webb, Hugh; Williams, Roderick [Bass-Baritone Vocal]
A wonderful new live recording of Britten's Canticles, recorded live in Oxford's Holywell Music Room to celebrate the centenary of the composer's birth. The disc...continue...
Recording information: Holywell Music Room, Oxford, UK (02/15/2013-02/16/2013)....continue...
1 CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2008-06-06Works: Benjamin Britten: Winter Words, Op. 52; Who are these Children?, Op. 84
Performers: Gould, Christopher; Norman, Daniel
The tenor's affinity or Britten shines through in this promising solo debut. His clear, precisely focused tenor can soften, even sweeten... He is sensitive...continue...