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This page lists all recordings of A Child of Our Time by Michael Kemp Tippett (1905-98).

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 Offer Tippett: A Child of Our Time

Indra Thomas (soprano), Mihoko Fujimura (mezzo), Steve Davislim (tenor) & Matthew Rose (bass)

London Symphony Chorus & London Symphony Orchestra, Sir Colin Davis

From just about every point of view this is an improvement on Colin Davis's recent Dresden Staatskapelle A Child of Our Time… The soloists are more roundly convincing… and yet they still aren't... More…

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($10.00)$8.00

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Tippett: A Child of Our Time

Cynthia Haymon (soprano), Cynthia Clarey (contralto), Damon Evans (tenor) & Willard White (bass)

London Symphony Chorus & London Symphony Orchestra, Richard Hickox

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Tippett: A Child of Our Time

Cynthia Haymon (soprano), Cynthia Clarey (alto), Damon Evans (tenor), Willard White (bass)

London Symphony Orchestra & Chorus, Richard Hickox

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 Offer Tippett: A Child of Our Time

Faye Robinson (soprano), Sarah Walker (mezzo-soprano), Jon Garrison (tenor) & John Cheek (bass-baritone)

City of Birmingham Chorus & City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Sir Michael Tippett

The centenary of Sir Michael Tippett's birth saw a fair amount of critical agonising about whether he was, any longer, a composer for our time, or whether his time had passed. It's difficult... More…

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An Immortal Legacy

The Sixteen, Harry Christophers

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Tippett: A Child of Our Time

Jessye Norman (soprano), Dame Janet Baker (mezzo-soprano), Richard Cassilly (tenor) & John Shirley-Quirk (bass)

BBC Symphony Orchestra, BBC Choral Society & BBC Singers, Sir Colin Davis

Davis’s reading as a whole packs an enormous dramatic punch, and this is one oratorio that suffers not at all from being brought close to the opera house More…

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 Offer Edition Staatskapelle Dresden - Volume 25

Ute Selbig (soprano), Nora Gubisch (mezzo), Jerry Hadley (tenor), Robert Holl (bass)

Staatskapelle Dresden, Sir Colin Davis

Sir Colin Davis paces the sombre orchestral opening with great deliberation, and when the chorus enter the words "on its dark side" are weightily emphasised. The recording is well managed, with... More…

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British Music Collection - Tippett's Choral Works

Jessye Norman, Janet Baker, Richard Cassilly, John Shirley-Quirk, Caryl Kelly, Kate Eckersley, Philip cave, Paul Cann

BBC Singers, BBC Choral Society, BBC Symphony Orchestra, Schola Cantorum, Colin Davis, Nicholas Cleobury

2 Presto CDs

$18.25

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Tippett: A Child of Our Time

Jessye Norman (soprano), Dame Janet Baker (mezzo), Richard Cassilly (tenor), John Shirley-Quirk (baritone)

BBC Symphony Orchestra, BBC Singers, BBC Choral Society, Sir Colin Davis

Presto CD

$14.75

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 Offer Sir Colin Davis Anthology

Limited Edition of 5000

Ben Heppner (Enée), Michelle DeYoung (Didon), Petra Lang (Cassandre), Sara Mingardo (Anna), Peter Mattei (Chorèbe), Stephen Milling (Narbal), Kenneth Tarver (Iopas), Toby Spence (Hylas), Alan Ewing (Priam), Guang Yang (Hécube), Isabelle Cals (Ascagne), Tigran Martirossian (Panthée), Bülent Bezdüz...

despite the film’s scrappy construction music and man emerge loud and clear. A “reluctant king” is Sir David Attenborough’s description. His baton, Mitsuko Uchida, the pianist, crisply says,... More…

12 SACDs

($38.75)$27.12

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