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Elisabeth Söderström (Jenufa), Eva Randova (Kostelnicka), Petr Dvorsky (Steva), Vaclav Zitek (Sterek), Marie Mrazova (Starenka), Dalibor Jedlicka (Rychtar), Wieslaw Ochman (Laca), Lucia Popp (Karolka), Lucia Popp (Vixen), Eva Randová (Fox), Dalibor Jedliaka (Forester), Dalibor Jedlicka (Gorjancikov),...
Charles Mackerras's partnership with soprano Söderström produced definitive and superbly recorded studio performances of Kát'a Kabanová, Jenůfa and The Makropulos Case. A must for Janáček fans. — More…
Emma Kirkby (soprano)
Gothic Voices, Christopher Page
Gothic Voices chose to perform the hymns and sequences with great simplicity, alternating a single voice with unison voices over drones. Bingen's spellbinding melodies are clear and meditative,... — More…
London Symphony Orchestra, Sir Colin Davis
Lucia Popp (Vixen), Dalibor Jedlicka (Forester), Richard Novak (Priest), Eva Randova (Fox), Vladimir Krejcik (Schoolmaster/Mosquito), Eva Zigmundova (Forester's Wife/Owl), Richard Novák (Badger)
Wiener Philharmoniker, Charles Mackerras
The first in the original astringent but atmospheric scoring. Mackerras is slightly less warmly idiomatic than his Czech rivals, but it's better sung. — More…
Joshua Rifkin/The Bach Ensemble, Joshua Rifkin (director), Judith Nelson (soprano vocals), Julianne Baird (soprano vocals), Jeffrey Dooley (counter-tenor vocals), Drew Mintor (counter-tenor vocals), Edmund Brownless (tenor vocals), Frank Hoffmeister (tenor vocals), Jan Opalach (bass vocals), Andrew...