1 CD / Deux Elles / 2006-04-01Works: Dominick Argento: Elizabethan Songs (6) for high voice & chamber ensemble; Letters from Composers, for voice & guitar; To Be Sung Upon the Water, for high voice, piano & clarinet
Performers: Haskin, Howard; Mayer, Tansie; Triestram, David; Walker, Timothy
Sad to say, Dominick Argento, along with Gian-Carlo Menotti, is among the last of the great Italian-American composers. Argento has become identified with his vocal...continue...
2 CD / Chandos Records / 1995-11-21Works: Michael Tippett: King Priam, opera in 3 acts
Performers: Allen, Thomas; Bailey, Norman [Bass-Baritone Vocal]; Bowen, Kenneth; Hall, Peter; Harper, Heather; Hirst, Linda; Langridge, Philip [Tenor Vocals]; Minton, Yvonne [Soprano Vocals]; Murray, Ann; Palmer...
Conductors: Atherton, David
Ensemble: London Sinfonietta Chorus
"The performance and the clean, transparent recording are in short fully worthy of this wonderful opera...a remarkably fine performance." -Grammophone "...I could use the space...continue...