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Monteverdi: L'incoronazione di Poppea Soloists; Glyndebourne Chorus; Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment/Emmanuelle Haïm 'This Glyndebourne account of Poppea is in a league of its own'

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'This Glyndebourne account of Poppea is in a league of its own' Anthony Pryer

Monteverdi
 L'incoronazione di Poppea
Danielle de Niese, Alice Coote, Iestyn Davies, Wolfgang Ablinger-Sperrhacke, Tamara Mumford, Dominique Visse, Paolo Battaglia, Lucio Cirillo, Marie Arnet, Claire Ormshaw; Glyndebourne Chorus; Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment/Emmanuelle Haïm; dir. Robert Carsen (Glyndebourne, 2008)


Decca 074 3339 (NTSC system; dts 5.0; 16:9 anamorphic)
193 mins plus 41 mins bonus (2 discs)

For a full review of this disc, take a look
at the September issue of BBC Music Magazine

Related links:
Disc of the Month September 2009
Orchestral Choice September 2009
Opera Choice September 2009
Chamber Choice September 2009
Choral & Song Choice Septmber 2009
Instrumental Choice September 2009
Jazz Choice September 2009