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Arrangements for string ensemble and baritone by David Matthews
Candida Thompson (violin) & Thomas Hampson (baritone)
Amsterdam Sinfonietta, Netherlands Female Youth Choir
In his orchestrations Matthews makes inspired and sensitive use of string colour and intimate solos…and in Schubert's Ständchen for vocal ensemble, the demure-sounding girls' choir, supported... — More…
Christoph Prégardien (tenor), Julia Kleiter (soprano) & Hilko Dumno (piano)
Both Prégardien and Kleiter (with their excellent pianist Hilko Dumno aiding and abetting) offer larger than life portrayals...Prégardien, with his baritonic tenor, finds the measure of each... — More…
lieder by Goethe, Eichendorff, Mörike
Sophie Karthäuser (soprano) & Eugene Asti (piano)
Karthauser…is sensitive to Wolf’s sour-sweet, ever-shifting harmonies, and the raw nerves of the melodic line as it responds to the verse. And she is warmly supported by every nuance of accompaniment... — More…
Joan Rodgers (soprano), Stephan Genz (baritone), Roger Vignoles (piano)
As a complete survey of the Mörike Lieder this sweeps the field. Inspired by the sentient and, where required, virtuoso playing of Roger Vignoles, Joan Rodgers (especially memorable in the delicate,... — More…
Kathleen Ferrier (contralto), Elsie Suddaby (soprano), Eric Greene (tenor), William Parsons (baritone), Osborne Peasgood (organ), Thornton Lofthouse (harpsichord), Joan Taylor (soprano), John Newmark (piano), Phyllis Spurr (piano), Ernest Lush (piano), Max Gilbert (viola), Jo Vincent (soprano), Irmgard...