2 Super Audio CD / Challenge Classics / 2012-09-11Works: Benjamin Britten: War Requiem, Op. 66
Performers: Dobraceva, Evelina; Griffey, Anthony Dean; Stone, Mark [Baritone Vocal]
Conductors: Zweden, Jaap van; Leeuw, Reinbert de
Ensemble: Netherlands Radio Choir; Netherlands Radio Philharmonic Orchestra
In May 2011, a memorable concert of Britten's profound, impressive musical protest to war took place. The world-class performance was recorded on Challenge Classics with...continue...
Recording information: Vredenburg Leidsche Rijn (05/28/2010)....continue...
3 CD / Glyndebourne / 2010-10-26Works: Benjamin Britten: Peter Grimes
Performers: Dean, Stafford; Druiett, Michael; Griffey, Anthony Dean
Conductors: Wigglesworth, Mark
Recording information: Glyndebourne Opera House, Lewes, England (2000-06-??&2000-07-??&2000-)....continue...
2 CD / San Francisco Symphony / 2009-08-25Works: Gustav Mahler: Symphony no 10 in F sharp minor/major; Symphony no 8 in E flat major
Performers: Claycomb, Laura; Griffey, Anthony Dean; Heever, Elza van den; Karneus, Katarina; Kelsey, Quinn; Morris, James; Naef, Yvonne; Wall, Erin
Conductors: Thomas, Michael Tilson
Ensemble: San Francisco Symphony
The San Francisco Symphony and Michael Tilson Thomas have won Grammy Awards for previous Mahler symphonies in this cycle. This one, with its "chorus of...continue...
2 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2009-07-28Works: Deems Taylor: Peter Ibbetson, opera, Op. 20
Performers: Austin, Charles; Buchholz, Gene; Flanigan, Lauren; Griffey, Anthony Dean; Gronlund, Carolyn; Gudas, Paul; Johnson, Barry; Lunde, Emily; Obourn, John; Richtor, Terri; Stark, Eric; Summers, Lori; Zelle...
Conductors: Schwarz, Gerard
Ensemble: Seattle Symphony Chorus
From its triumphant, star-studded premiere in 1931 until 1985, 'Peter Ibbetson' was the most-performed American opera at the Metropolitan Opera in New York. The story...continue...
2 DVD Video / EMI Classics / 2008-09-16Works: Benjamin Britten: Peter Grimes, Op. 33
Performers: Griffey, Anthony Dean; Michaels-Moore, Anthony; Racette, Patricia
Conductors: Runnicles, Donald
Ensemble: Metropolitan Opera Chorus; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Peter Grimes, Britten's second opera, is widely regarded as one of the masterpieces of postwar opera, and its premiere 63 years ago marked a turning...continue...
1 DVD Video / EuroArts / 2007-12-18Works: Kurt Weill: Aufstieg und Fall der Stadt Mahagonny
Performers: Easterlin, John; Griffey, Anthony Dean; LuPone, Patti; McDonald, Audra; Ulrich, Mel; Worle, Robert
Conductors: Conlon, James
Ensemble: Los Angeles Opera Chorus; Los Angeles Opera Orchestra
"Patti LuPone pulls out all the stops for her Widow Begbick... The real find here - both vocally and physically - is Audra McDonald’s Jenny....continue...
Run Time: 155 min.
Picture Format: NTSC, Color
Sound Format(s): DTS 5.1 Surround, Digitally Processed
Country of Origin: USA
2 CD / London Philharmonic Orchestra / 2006-07-25Works: Benjamin Britten: War Requiem, Op. 66
Performers: Brewer, Christine; Finley, Gerald [Bass-Baritone Vocals]; Griffey, Anthony Dean
Conductors: Creed, Neville; Masur, Kurt
Ensemble: London Philharmonic Choir
Benjamin Britten's great artistic statement of pacifism is a modern classic: an unprecedented treatment of the Latin texts of the Requiem set alongside acerbic and...continue...
2 CD / Albany Records / 2004-01-01Works: Carlisle Floyd: Of Mice and Men, music drama in 3 acts
Performers: Evans, Joseph; Futral, Elizabeth [Soprano Vocals]; Griffey, Anthony Dean; Hawkins, Gordon; Maddalena, James; Patrick, Julian; Scully, Scott; Smith, Tyler
Conductors: Summers, Patrick
Ensemble: Houston Grand Opera Chorus
"The performance could hardly be bettered, Conductor Summers has a particular sympathy for this style of contemporary music. He took Floyd's 'Cold Sassy Tree', Heggie's...continue...
3 CD / Deutsche Grammophon / 1998-12-22Works: André Previn: A Streetcar Named Desire, opera
Performers: Fleming, Renee; Forst, Judith; Futral, Elizabeth [Soprano Vocals]; Gayer, Josepha; Gilfrey, Rodney; Griffey, Anthony Dean; Reinhardt, Ray
Conductors: Previn, Andre
Ensemble: San Francisco Opera Orchestra
2 CD / Decca / 1997-09-16Works: Giuseppe Verdi: I lombardi
Performers: Anderson, June [Soprano Vocal]; D'Arcangelo, Ildebrando; Griffey, Anthony Dean; Leech, Richard; Pavarotti, Luciano; Racette, Patricia; Ramey, Samuel [Bass-Baritone Vocal]; Shaulis, Jane; ssis, Yanni
Conductors: Levine, James
Ensemble: Metropolitan Opera Chorus
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Pavarotti appeared at the Met production of ILombardi in 1993: this recording is the delayed result. He's in good voice and sings...continue...
1 CD / Albany Records / 1995-03-01Works: Robert Starer: Remembering Felix, for narrator, cello & piano; To Think of Time, for soprano & string quartet (or piano); Night Thoughts, for soprano, mezzo-soprano, tenor, bass & piano duet
Performers: Clark, Harry [Cello]; Donaldson, Ann Keri; Griffey, Anthony Dean; Hines, Jennifer; Michaels, Neil; Roberts, Adelaide; Roberts, Edgar; Santiago, Theresa; Schuldmann, Sanda
1 CD / Delos / 1995-01-01Works: Amy Beach: Cabildo, opera, Op. 149; The Hermit Thrush at Eve for piano, Op. 92/1; Give Me Not Love, song for soprano, tenor & piano, Op. 61; In the Twilight, song for voice & piano, Op. 85; O Mistres...
Performers: Brey, Carter; Flanigan, Lauren; Griffey, Anthony Dean; Groves, Paul; Hellekant, Charlotte; O'Riley, Christopher; Paul, Thomas; Perry, Eugene; Peskanov, Mark; Singers, New York Concert
Conductors: Wilson, Ransom; Nieuwenhuis, Hans
Ensemble: New York Concert Singers