1 CD / Profil Edition Gunter Hanssler / 2013-04-30Works: Johannes Brahms: German Requiem, Op. 45
Performers: Bauer, Thomas E.; Karg, Christiane
Conductors: Beck, Rolf
Ensemble: Schleswig-Holstein Festival Chor Lubeck
Brahms' first mentioned the Requiem in a letter to Clara Schumann in which he wrote that he intended the piece to be a sort of...continue...
Recording information: Musik- & Kongreáhalle, Lübeck, Germany (07/28/2012-07/29/2012)....continue...
2 Blu-Ray Video / EuroArts / 2013-02-26Works: Hans Pfitzner: Palestrina
Performers: Bracht, Roland; Daszak, John; Karg, Christiane; Rose, Peter [Bass Vocal]; Struckmann, Falk; Ventris, Christopher; Volle, Michael
Conductors: Young, Simone
Ensemble: Bavarian State Orchestra
Requiring 38 soloists, chorus, and large orchestra, Hans Pfitzner's Palestrina is his most important work and a challenging opera to stage. This masterpiece weaves a...continue...
Run Time: 208 min.
Picture Format: Blu-Ray, 16:9, Color
Sound Format(s): PCM Stereo, Dolby Digital 5.0, DTS 5.0
Subtitles: English, German, F...continue...
1 CD / Berlin Classics / 2012-09-11Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: La Finta Semplice, KV 51; Ascanio in Alba, KV 3; Mitridate, Re di Ponto, KV 87; Il Sogno di Scipione, KV 126; Lucio Silla, KV 135; André-Ernest-Modeste Grétry: La F...
Performers: Karg, Christiane
Conductors: Cohen, Jonathan;
Sunday Times, August 2012
It is a relief to encounter a light soprano who can sing the most demanding high notes and coloratura without sounding hard...continue...
Recording information: St. Jude's, Hampstead Garden Suburb (02/07/2012-02/10/2012)....continue...
2 DVD Video / EuroArts / 2010-05-25Works: Hans Pfitzner: Palestrina
Performers: Bracht, Roland; Daszak, John; Karg, Christiane; Rose, Peter [bass voice]; Struckmann, Falk; Ventris, Christopher; Volle, Michael
Conductors: Young, Simone
Ensemble: Bayerische Staatsorchester; Bayerischen Staatsoper
Requiring 38 soloists, chorus and large orchestra, Hans Pfitzner's 'Palestrina' is a challenging opera to stage. In Munich, the city in which it was given...continue...
Run Time: 206 min.
Picture Format: NTSC, 16:9, Color
Sound Format(s): LPCM Stereo, Dolby Digital 5.1, DTS 5.1
1 Super Audio CD / Carus / 2009-04-14Works: Felix Mendelssohn: Symphony no 2 in B flat major, Op. 52 "Lobgesang"
Performers: Bernius, Maria; Güra, Werner; Karg, Christiane
Conductors: Bernius, Frieder
Ensemble: Stuttgart Chamber Choir
This tenth volume of Mendelssohn's church music presents the least known of his symphonies, the Lobgesang - ironically his most substantial. Not an oratorio, it...continue...