6 CD / Musical Concepts / 2009-08-11Works: Anonymous: Pater noster commiserans, conductus; Alleluja christus resurgens with clausula, Mors (Hallelujah for the fourth Sunday after Easter); Hoquetus; Amor potest conqueri, motet; El Mois de mai;...
Performers: Brown, Wilfred; Cantelo, April; Deller, Alfred [Counter Tenor Vocals]; Deller, Mark; Dupré, Desmond; Gabb, Harry; Leonhardt, Gustav; Leonhardt, Marie; Malcolm, George; McLoughlin, Eileen; Sche...
Conductors: ; Deller, Alfred
Ensemble: Concentus Musicus Wien; Deller Consort; London Chamber Players
These landmark recordings of French and Italian Renaissance music led the Early Music movement into previously uncharted territory. These ground breaking recordings of Monteverdi, including...continue...
2 CD / Arts / 2006-07-01Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Idomeneo
Performers: Bertocci, Aldo; Giebel, Agnes; Jeiden, Georg; Leon, Cesare Ponce de; Shofer, Ottokar; Stadler, Irmgard; Ward, David
Conductors: Maag, Peter
Ensemble: Italian Radio Chorus Rome
First staged at the New Court Theatre in Munich on January 29, 1781, 'Idomeneo' is a major statement in Mozart's operatic output. During the 1950's...continue...
3 CD / Opera D'Oro / 2006-05-09Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Don Giovanni
Performers: Evans, Geraint [Baritone]; Freni, Mirella [Soprano Vocals]; Gencer, Leyla; Jurinac, Sena; Lewis, Richard [Tenor Vocals]; Savoie, Robert; Siepi, Cesare; Ward, David
Conductors: Solti, Georg
Ensemble: Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
This amazing all-star performance of "the greatest opera" is taken from a live performance in London in February 1962. Some of the most legendary singers...continue...
1 CD / Decca / 2001-03-27Works: George Frederick Handel: Messiah, HWV 56, Oratorio
Performers: Downes, Ralph; Malcolm, George; McKellar, Kenneth; Sutherland, Joan, Dame [Soprano vocals]; Ward, David
Conductors: Boult, Adrian
Ensemble: London Symphony Chorus; London Symphony Orchestra