3 CD / Berlin Classics / 1994-02-19Works: George Frederick Handel: Jephtha
Performers: Ainsley, John Mark; Denley, Catherine; George, Michael [Vocals]; Gooding, Julia; Köhler, Axel [Countertenor Vocal]; Oelze, Christiane [Soprano Vocal]
Conductors: Creed, Marcus
"The great choruses of Handel's last oratorio, Jephtha, are sung stirringly by the RIAS Chamber Chorus in a splendid Berlin Classics recording, the best and...continue...
1 CD / Harmonia Mundi / 1993-07-30Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Masonic Funeral Music in C minor, K 477 (479a); Mass in C minor, K 427 (417a) "Great"
Performers: Kooij, Peter [Bass Vocal]; Larmore, Jennifer; Oelze, Christiane [Soprano Vocal]; Weir, Scot
Conductors: Herreweghe, Philippe
Ensemble: Champs-Élysées Orchestra
"Herreweghe offers the most gentle rendition of this work that I've ever heard...The soloists are uniformly fine, always within a conception that achieves its strongest...continue...