2 CD / EMI Classics / 2010-08-24Works: George Frederick Handel: Solomon; Serse; Water Music Suite no 1 in F; Organ Concerto no 13 in F "The Cuckoo and the Nightingale"; Sarabande; Water Piece, suite for trumpet, strings & continuo in D ma...
Performers: Andre, Maurice [Trumpet]; Aveling, Valda; Baker, Janet, Dame [Mezzo-soprano Vocal]; Bostridge, Ian; Coburn, Pamela; Dickinson, John [trumpet]; Harwood, Elizabeth [Soprano Vocals]; Herincx, Raimund; J...
Conductors: Marriner, Sir Neville; Bicket, Harry; Mackerras, Charles; Armand, Georges; Briger, Alexander; Faerber, Jörg; Hughes, Owain Arwel; McGegan, Nicholas; Menuhin, Yehudi [Violin]; Auriacombe, Louis; ...
Included are many familiar pieces from the enormous output of George Frideric Handel, one of the greatest composers of the Baroque era. They range from...continue...
30 CD / EMI Classics / 2008-07-08Works: Ralph Vaughan Williams: Symphony no 1 "A sea symphony"; A London Symphony (Symphony no 2) (Original 1913 version); Symphony no 8 in D minor; Symphony no 3 for soprano or tenor & orchestra ("Pastoral"...
Performers: Adler, Larry; Allen, Thomas; Angas, Richard; Armstrong, Sheila [Soprano Vocal]; Aronowitz, Cecil; Asch, David van; Bainbridge, Elisabeth; Baker, Janet, Dame [Mezzo-soprano Vocal]; Balmain, Ian; Barlo...
Conductors: Handley, Vernon; Boult, Adrian; Silvestri, Constantin; Banks, Eric; Groves, Charles, Sir; Sargent, Malcolm, Sir; Barbirolli, John; Hickox, Richard; O'Brien, Brendan; Davies, Meredith; Willcocks, Davi...
Ensemble: ; BBC Symphony Orchestra; Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra; City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra; King's College Choir, Cambridge; London Madrigal Singers; London Music Group; London Philharmonic Orch...
This 30-CD budget boxed set contains all of the hits, as well as other gems such as 'A Sea Symphony', 'Fantasia on Christmas Carols', 'On...continue...
2 CD / Opera D'Oro / 2008-06-10Works: Arthur Bliss: The Olympians, opera in 3 acts, F. 97
Performers: Bohan, Edmund; Dickerson, Bernard; Hemsley, Thomas; Herincx, Raimund; McAlpine, William; Minty, Shirley; Pashley, Anne; Robinson, Forbes; Woodland, Rae
Conductors: Fairfax, Bryan
In the 1920s, Arthur Bliss was probably the most talked-about composer in England, and certainly the most widely performed abroad. He was knighted in 1950...continue...
2 CD / Lyrita / 2007-03-13Works: Michael Tippett: The Midsummer Marriage, opera in 3 acts
Performers: Bainbridge, Elisabeth; Burrows, Stuart; Carlyle, Joan; Daniels, Andrew; Dean, Stafford; Harwood, Elizabeth [Soprano Vocals]; Herincx, Raimund; Remedios, Alberto; Whelan, David
Conductors: Davis, Colin
Ensemble: Royal Opera House Covent Garden Chorus
Long patronized by the music establishment as an amateur because of his late start in music study, Michael Tippett (1905-1998) was to become in later...continue...
2 CD / EMI Classics / 2005-02-15Works: Vincenzo Bellini: I Capuleti e i Montecchi, opera
Performers: Baker, Janet, Dame [Mezzo-soprano Vocal]; Gedda, Nicolai; Herincx, Raimund; Lloyd, Robert [Bass Voice]; Sills, Beverly [Soprano Vocals]
Conductors: Patanè, Giuseppe
Dame Janet Baker is Romeo to the Juliet of Beverly Sills, with Giuseppe Patanè conducting the New Philharmonic Orchestra; although there are now at...continue...
2 CD / EMI Classics / 2003-11-04Works: Frederick Delius: Koanga, opera, RT i/4; A Song of the High Hills, for wordless chorus & orchestra, RT ii/6
Performers: Barry, Elaine; Bingham, Peter; Bowen, Miriam; Capp, Eleanor; Erwen, Keith; Estes, Simon [Bass Baritone Vocals]; Herincx, Raimund; Hill, Valerie; Holmes, Eugene; Lindsey, Claudia; Warrick-Smith, Pamela
Conductors: Groves, Charles, Sir
Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra; Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Note: This title is rare and is considered a collector’s item. It is priced according to its common market value. If the record label that...continue...
2 CD / Deutsche Grammophon / 2002-03-12Works: Jacques Offenbach: Gaîté Parisienne
Performers: Burrows, Stuart; Castel, Nico; Dickerson, Bernard; Herincx, Raimund; Kern, Patricia; Lloyd, Robert [Bass Voice]; Marsee, Susanne; Noble, John; Sills, Beverly [Soprano Vocals]; Treigle, Norman
Conductors: Rudel, Julius
Ensemble: John Alldis Choir
2 CD / EMI Classics Import / 2000-10-17Works: Ralph Vaughan Williams: The Pilgrim's Progress
Performers: Angas, Richard; Armstrong, Sheila [Soprano Vocal]; Bishop, Christopher [Producer]; Boult, Adrian [Conductor]; Burrowes, Norma; Case, John Carol; Dickerson, Bernard; Eathorne, Wendy; Elwes, John; Engl...
Conductors: Boult, Adrian
1 CD / Classics For Pleasure / 2000-04-11Works: George Frederick Handel: Messiah, HWV 56, Oratorio
Performers: Baker, Janet, Dame [Mezzo-soprano Vocal]; Harwood, Elizabeth [Soprano Vocals]; Herincx, Raimund; Tear, Robert
Conductors: Mackerras, Charles
Ensemble: Ambrosian Singers; English Chamber Orchestra
1 CD / Decca / 2000-04-11Works: Henry Purcell: Dido and Aeneas, Z 626
Performers: Baker, Janet, Dame [Mezzo-soprano Vocal]; Clark, Patricia; Dart, Thurston; Herincx, Raimund; Sinclair, Monica; Weil, Terence
Conductors: Lewis, Anthony
Ensemble: St. Anthony Singers
"Dame Janet's assumption of the role of Dido, made early in her career but when she was at her vocal peak, is truly memorable..." -Gramophone...continue...
2 CD / Opera D'Oro / 1999-03-23Works: George Frederick Handel: Rodelinda
Performers: Baker, Janet, Dame [Mezzo-soprano Vocal]; Elkins, Margreta; Hallett, Alfred; Herincx, Raimund; Kern, Patricia; Sutherland, Joan, Dame [Soprano vocals]
Conductors: Farncombe, Charles
Ensemble: Chandos Singers
In 1959, on the bicentenary of Handel's death, the young Handel Opera Society, conducted by Charles Farncombe, presented Rodelinda in English with a magnificent cast...continue...
2 CD / CCT Import / 1998-03-24Works: George Frederick Handel: Messiah, HWV 56, Oratorio
Performers: Baker, Janet, Dame [Mezzo-soprano Vocal]; Beers, Adrian; Harverson, Alan; Harvey, Keith; Harwood, Elizabeth [Soprano Vocals]; Herincx, Raimund; Jones, Philip; Sillem, Maurits; Tear, Robert
Conductors: Mackerras, Charles
Ensemble: Ambrosian Singers