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A Pleasing Melancholy: Chelys Consort of Viols
Album title:
A Pleasing Melancholy
Composer(s):
Danyel, Dowland, Holborne, Jones, Simpson and Hume
Works:
Dowland: Lachrimae; Flow my Tears; If Floods of Tears Could Cleanse My Follies Past; Mourn, Mourn, Day is with Darkness Fled; Sorrow, Stay; plus works by Danyel, Holborne, Jones, Simpson and Hume
Performer(s):
Emma Kirkby (soprano), James Akers (lute); Chelys Consort of Viols
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Florian Boesch sings lieder by Mahler and Schumann
Album title:
Mahler • Schumann
Composer(s):
Mahler, Schumann
Works:
Schumann: Liederkreis, Op. 39; Lieder und Gesänge aus Wilhelm Meister; Mahler: Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen
Performer(s):
Florian Boesch (baritone), Malcolm Martineau (piano)
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Ilker Arcayürek and Simon Lepper perform songs by Schubert
Album title:
Schubert
Composer(s):
Schubert
Works:
Der Einsame: Drei Gesänge des Harfners; Nachtstück etc
Performer(s):
Ilker Arcayürek (tenor), Simon Lepper (piano)
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Christian Gerhaher and Gerold Huber perform Schubert's Die schöne Müllerin
Album title:
Schubert
Composer(s):
Schubert
Works:
Die schöne Müllerin
Performer(s):
Christian Gerhaher (baritone), Gerold Huber (piano)
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Daniel Harding conducts Henze's Kammermusik
Album title:
Henze
Composer(s):
Henze
Works:
Kammermusik 1958; Neue Volkslieder und Hirtengesänge
Performer(s):
Andrew Staples (tenor), Markus Weidmann (bassoon), Jürgen Ruck (guitar); Scharoun Ensemble Berlin/Daniel Harding
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The premier recording of Dyson's Choral Symphony
Album title:
Dyson
Composer(s):
Dyson
Works:
Choral Symphony; St Paul’s Voyage to Melita
Performer(s):
Elizabeth Watts (soprano), Caitlin Hulcup (mezzo-soprano), Joshua Ellicott (tenor), Roderick Williams (baritone); The Bach Choir; Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra/David Hill
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The premier recording of Dyson's Choral Symphony
Album title:
Dyson
Composer(s):
Dyson
Works:
Choral Symphony; St Paul’s Voyage to Melita
Performer(s):
Elizabeth Watts (soprano), Caitlin Hulcup (mezzo-soprano), Joshua Ellicott (tenor), Roderick Williams (baritone); The Bach Choir; Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra/David Hill
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The Choir of King's College sings choral works by Bernstein and Vaughan Williams
Album title:
Bernstein * Vaughan Williams
Composer(s):
Bernstein, Vaughan Williams
Works:
Bernstein Chichester Psalms; Vaughan Williams Dona Nobis Pacem (arr. Rathbone)
Performer(s):
George Hill (treble), Ailish Tynan (soprano), Roderick Williams (baritone); Choir of King’s College, Cambridge; Britten Sinfonia/ Stephen Cleobury
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JS Bach’s two great cantatas for solo bass with Michael Volle
Album title:
JS Bach
Composer(s):
JS Bach
Works:
Solo cantatas for bass: Ich hatte viel Bekümmernis (Sinfonia); Ich habe genug; Am Abend aber desselbigen Sabbats (Sinfonia); Der Friede sei mit dir; Gott soll allein mein Herze haben (Sinfonia); Ich will den Kreuzstab gerne tragen
Performer(s):
Robin Johannsen (soprano), Michael Volle (bass); Members of the RIAS Kammerchor; Academie für Alte Musik Berlin/ Raphael Alpermann (organ)
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René Jacobs gives a 'bold, innovative and passionate' interpretation of Mozart's Requiem
Album title:
Mozart
Composer(s):
Mozart
Works:
Requiem (Süssmayr/Dutron completion)
Performer(s):
Sophie Karthäuser (soprano), Marie-Claude Chappuis (alto), Maximilian Schmitt (tenor), Johannes Weisser (bass); RIAS Kammerchor; Freiburger
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