5 CD / Warner Classics / 2015-09-25Works: George Frederick Handel: Künft' ger Zeiten eitler Kummer (German Aria no 1), hymn for soprano & continuo, HWV 202; Das zitternde Glänzen (German Aria no 2), hymn, for soprano & continuo, HW...
Performers: Gwilt, Richard; Kirkby, Emma; Kurosaki, Hiro; Medlam, Charles; Parle, Nicholas; Rooley, Anthony [Lute]
Conductors: ; Medlam, Charles
Ensemble: Consort of Musicke; London Baroque
With her uncommonly pure voice, agile coloratura and particular sensitivity to words, Dame Emma Kirkby is one of the world’s leading sopranos in the field...continue...
Recording information: Abbey Road Studios, London (01/03/1985/01/04/1985); Forde Abbey, Chard, Somerset (01/03/1985/01/04/1985); No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London (01/03/1985/01/04/1985); Abbey Road St...continue...
1 CD / Sony Classical Import / 2012-06-25Works: Henry Purcell: Dido and Aeneas, Z 626; Pavan for 3 Violins and Basso Continuo in G minor, Z 752
Performers: Andrews, Haden; Balding, Caroline; Gwilt, Richard; Manze, Andrew [Violin]; Orbaek, Hanne Mari; Parrott, Andrew; Parry, Ben; van Evera, Emily
Conductors: Parrott, Andrew
Ensemble: Taverner Choir, Consort & Players
1 CD / Harmonia Mundi / 2009-03-10Works: Henry Purcell: Fantasia upon a ground, for 3 violins (or recorders) & continuo in D major/F major, Z. 731; Sonata in 4 parts for 2 violins, bass viol & continuo no 6 in G minor, Z. 807; Pavan for 3 V...
Performers: Gwilt, Richard; Seifert, Ingrid; Weiss, Ursula
Conductors: Medlam, Charles
Ensemble: London Baroque
BBC Music Magazine
Italianate sonatas to elegiac pavans. 20 years after it was recorded, London Baroque's disc of pieces orbiting the young Purcell's 1680 Fantazias remains...continue...
4 CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2009-02-09Works: George Frederick Handel: Gloria, for soprano & orchestra (discovered in 2001); Salve Regina, antiphon for soprano, strings, organ & continuo in G minor, HWV 241; O qualis de coelo sonus, motet for so...
Performers: Abberger, John; Carter, William; Charlston, Terence; Georgi, Thomas; Gwilt, Richard; Harris, Lucas [Lute]; Kirkby, Emma; Laurence Cummings [Conductor/Harpsichord]; Lindberg, Jakob; Mellon, Agnes [Sop...
Conductors: Cummings, Laurence; Medlam, Charles;
Ensemble: ; Theatre of Early Music
It's often in the modest-looking pieces that she's at her most compelling. Robert Johnson's Full Fathom Five is 109 seconds of breathtaking stillness and...continue...
The Trio Sonata in 17th Century Germany - Kerll, Biber, Buxtehude, etc / Charlston, Seifert, Gwilt, Medlam
1 CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2008-05-01Works: Johann Vierdanck: Suite in A major; Nicolaus à Kempis: Sinfonia dolorosa; Johann H. Schmelzer: Sonata a 3 "Lanterly"; Dietrich Becker: Erster Theil zweystimmiger Sonaten und Suiten; Johann Ros...
Performers: Charlston, Terence; Gwilt, Richard; Medlam, Charles; Seifert, Ingrid
Ensemble: London Baroque