Michael F. Williams: The Juniper Passion / Stephanie Acraman, Julia Booth, Lilia Carpinelli, Pene Pati et al.
2 CD / Atoll / 2014-07-01Works: Michael F. Williams: The Juniper Passion, opera
Performers: Abramova, Elena [Violin]; Acraman, Stephanie [Soprano Vocal]; Austin, Katherine; Bierre, Susan; Booth, Julia; Campbell, Ian; Carpinelli, Lillia [Soprano Vocal]; Cross, Douglas; Grapes, Brent [Trumpet...
Conductors: Griffiths-Hughes, Rachel
Ensemble: New Zealand Chamber Soloists
This World War II opera, set during the Battle of Monte Cassino, presents a universal experience of war with a uniquely New Zealand perspective. Contains...continue...
Recording information: Stebbing Recording Centre, Auckland, New Zealand (07/2011-09/2011)....continue...
David Griffiths: Charms & Knots - Songs for baritone and piano / David Griffiths, baritone; Christine Griffiths, piano
1 CD / Atoll / 2014-07-01Works: David Griffiths: Shoriken, for baritone & piano; Songs of Love (5) for tenor or baritone & piano; Charms and Knots, for baritone & piano
Performers: Griffiths, Christine [Piano]; Griffiths, David
Charms & Knots is a collection of songs written by respected New Zealand composer and baritone David Griffiths. He wrote the songs as a young...continue...
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2004-06-01Works: Johann Nepomuk Hummel: Te Deum, for chorus & orchestra in D major, WoO 16, S. 70; Missa solemnis for soloists, chorus & orchestra in C major, WoO 12, S. 74
Performers: Armstrong, Donald; Griffiths, David; Power, Patrick; Wright, Patricia [Soprano Vocal]
Conductors: Grodd, Uwe
Ensemble: New Zealand Symphony Orchestra; TOWER Voices New Zealand
Hummel's 'Missa Solemnis', recorded here for the first time, is a worthy successor to the late Haydn Masses but no pale imitation. Its brilliant orchestration,...continue...