Cyril Rootham (1875-1938): Symphony No. 2; Ode on the Morning of Christ's Nativity / BBC Scottish SO; Vernon Handley et al.
2 CD / Lyrita / 2015-10-02Works: Cyril Rootham: Symphony no 2; Ode on the Morning of Christ's Nativity, for soloiosts, children's chorus, chorus & orchestra
Performers: Cahill, Teresa; Langridge, Philip [Tenor Vocals]; Rippon, Michael
Conductors: Handley, Vernon
Ensemble: BBC Concert Orchestra; BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra; BBC Singers; Scottish Philharmonic Singers; Trinity Boys Choir
1 CD / Decca / 2014-05-27Works: Leos Janácek: Mass (Msa glagolskaja) for soloists, double chorus, orchestra & organ ("Glagolitic Mass"), JW 3/9; Zoltán Kodály: Missa Brevis for soloists, chorus & orchestra (arr...
Performers: Birch, John; Bowers-Broadbent, Christopher; Caley, Ian; Gale, Elisabeth; Kubiak, Teresa; Rippon, Michael; Sage, Sally le; Schöne, Wolfgang; Tear, Robert
Conductors: Kempe, Rudolf; Heltay, Laszlo
Ensemble: Brighton Festival Chorus; Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Eight classic recordings, featuring great performances from Claudio Abbado, Leonard Bernstein, Lucia Popp and more, re-released from Decca and Deutsche Grammophon with a new low...continue...
30 CD / Warner 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; Sargent, Malcolm; Barbirolli, John; Hickox, Richard; O'Brien, Brendan; Davies, Meredith; Willcocks, David; Rose, B...
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...
1 CD / Lyrita / 2007-02-13Works: William Mathias: Ave Rex, a carol sequence for chorus & organ (or orchestra), Op 45; Elegy for a Prince, Op 59; This Worlde's Joie Op 67
Performers: Bowen, Kenneth; Evans, Geraint [Baritone]; Price, Janet; Rippon, Michael
Conductors: Atherton, David; Willcocks, David
Ensemble: ; New Philharmonia Orchestra; Welsh National Opera Chorus
William Mathias (1934-1992) was a leading Welsh composer, especially noted for his choral works. His church music is performed and loved all over the world....continue...
3 CD / Opera Rara / 2005-01-11Works: Giuseppe Verdi: I vespri siciliani
Performers: Baran, Ayhan; Bonhomme, Jean; Bowden, Pamela; Brumaire, Jacqueline; Dean, Stafford; Dickerson, Bernard; English, Gerald; Howlett, Neil; Rippon, Michael; Taylor, Neilson; Vocal], Nigel Rogers [Tenor
Conductors: Lawrence, Ashley; Rossi, Mario
This opera was composed for the Paris Opera to a libretto by Charles Duveryrier and Eugene Scribe, one of the greatest poets of the day....continue...
2 CD / Artemis / 2004-04-27Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Requiem in D minor, K 626; Mass in C minor, K 427 (417a) "Great"
Performers: Bogard, Carole; Lewis, Richard [Tenor Vocals]; Murray, Ann; Rippon, Michael
Conductors: Somary, Johannes
Ensemble: Amor Artis Chorale; English Chamber Orchestra
2 CD / Musical Concepts / 2003-10-07Works: Johann Sebastian Bach: Mass in B minor, BWV 232
Performers: Palmer, Felicity; Rippon, Michael; Tear, Robert; Watts, Helen [Contralto Vocals]
Conductors: Somary, Johannes
Ensemble: English Chamber Orchestra
2 CD / Decca Import / 1999-05-03Works: Kurt Weill: Kleine Dreigroschenmusik; Aufstieg und Fall der Stadt Mahagonny; Concerto for Violin & wind orchestra, Op. 12; Happy End; Das Berliner Requiem; Der Protagonist, opera, Op. 15; Vom tod im ...
Performers: Dickinson, Meriel; Langridge, Philip [Tenor Vocals]; Liddell, Nona; Luxon, Benjamin [Baritone Vocal]; Partridge, Ian [Tenor Vocals]; Rippon, Michael; Thomas, Mary [Soprano Vocal]
"That Kurt Weill had an imaginative range is strikingly reinforced in this superb collection...It will be a revelation to many to hear performances of such...continue...
2 CD / Decca Import / 1994-10-11Works: Claudio Monteverdi: Vespro della Beata Vergine; Exultent caeli et gaudeant angeli, motet for 5 voices, SV 304; Giovanni Gabrieli: Audite principes; Angelus ad pastores ait; Quem vidistis pastores, mo...
Performers: Bowman, James [Countertenor Vocal]; Brett, Charles; Gomez, Jill; Hicks, Malcolm; Hill, Martyn [Tenor Vocals]; Kraemer, Nicholas [Conductor/Harpsichord]; Langridge, Philip [Tenor Vocals]; Messana, Joh...
Conductors: Gardiner, John E.
Ensemble: David Monrow Recorder Ensemble; Philip Jones Brass Ensemble; Philip Jones Wind Ensemble