Paul McCreesh (Conductor)
Born: 24th May 1960
Paul McCreesh, founder and Artistic Director of the Gabrieli Consort & Players, has established himself at the highest level in the period instrument field and is recognised for his authoritative and innovative performances on the concert platform and in the opera house. Together with the Gabrieli Consort & Players, he has performed in major concert halls and festivals across the world and has built a large and distinguished discography for Deutsche Grammophon.
Further Reading: Paul McCreesh
A glorious return to the Restoration stage, with a semi-opera if anything even more vivid than King Arthur - featuring a cast of gods, fairies, peasants, poets and... monkeys?
Paul McCreesh and Gabrieli give a sparkling performance of Purcell's patriotic extravaganza, from a new edition prepared by Christopher Suckling.