9 CD / Deutsche Grammophon / 2004-11-09Works: Johann Sebastian Bach: Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248; Saint Matthew Passion, BWV 244; Saint John Passion, BWV 245; Mass in B minor, BWV 232
Performers: Archer, Neill; Argenta, Nancy; Bär, Olaf; Beznosiuk, Lisa; Beznosiuk, Pavlo; Birchall, Simon [Bass Baritone Vocals]; Blochwitz, Hans-Peter; Bonney, Barbara [Soprano Vocal]; Campbell, Richard; Ch...
Conductors: Gardiner, John Eliot
Ensemble: English Baroque Soloists; Monteverdi Choir
2 CD / CPO / 1997-04-01Works: Johann Sebastian Bach: Saint Luke Passion, BWV 246
Performers: Berne, Harry van; Müller, Rufus [Tenor Vocals]; Sandmann, Marcus; Schreckenberger, Stephan; Spagele, Mona
Conductors: Helbich, Wolfgang
Ensemble: Bremen Baroque Orchestra
Gramophone Classical Music Guide
Though it isn't a genuine Bach work, those who love his music will want to investigate the St Luke Passion. In terms...continue...
8 CD / Hyperion / 1992-12-01Works: Henry Purcell: Arise, my muse (Ode for Queen Mary's Birthday), for soloists, chorus & instruments, Z. 320; Welcome to all the pleasures, Z 339 "Ode for St Cecilia's Day"; Now does the glorious day ap...
Performers: Ainsley, John Mark; Bonner, Tessa; Bowman, James [Countertenor Vocal]; Chance, Michael; Covey-Crump, Rogers; Daniels, Charles; Evans, Robert; Fisher, Gillian; George, Michael [Vocals]; Goodwin, Paul ...
Conductors: King, Robert
Ensemble: The King's Consort
Strictly speaking this is not a new release, but as the original issue of this important and unique set has been out of stock for...continue...