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Rebecca Evans (Gretel), Jennifer Larmore (Hansel), Jane Henschel (The Witch), Rosalind Plowright (Gertrude), Robert Hayward (Peter), Sarah Tynan (Dew Fairy), Diana Montague (Sandman), Sarah Coppen (Cuckoo)
Philharmonia Orchestra & New London Children’s Choir, Sir Charles Mackerras
What distinguishes this version is primarily the vigorous and large-scale conducting of Sir Charles Mackerras. — More…
From 1899 to the end of the 78 era: 1899-1952
Ricarda Merbeth, Albert Dohmen, Christian Elsner, Katrin Wundsam, Alexandra Hutton, Annika Gerhards, Alexandra Steiner
Rundfunk-Sinfonieorchester Berlin, Kinderchor Staatsoper Berlin, Marek Janowski
Janowski presents Humperdinck’s masterpiece with a light touch, very much as he did his complete Wagner series, but much more appropriately…The cast is one of light voices…Dohmen a warm Father... — More…
Jane Edwards (soprano), Marshall McGuire (harp), Rosemary Quinn, Jacqueline Cronin, Veronique Serret, Michelle Kelly, Roger Woodward (piano), Genevieve Lang, Jane Sheldon, Jonathan Bradley (piano), Siobhan Stagg (soprano), Kristy Biber (mezzo-soprano), Nicole Car (soprano), Heather Lee (vocals), Kim...
Selected highlights from 125 years of performance history
Ronald Turini (piano), Arthur Rubinstein (piano), Jorge Bolet (piano), Van Cliburn (piano), Evgeny Kissin (piano), Vladimir Horowitz (piano), Rudolf Serkin (piano), Sviatoslav Richter (piano), Arcadi Volodos (piano), Leontyne Price (soprano), David Garvey (piano), Isaac Stern (violin), Yehudi Menuhin...
The choice may look like a box of bonbons – it is – but it’s fascinating as a swift if slightly jerky gallop through performance styles and big stars of the past (mainly) half century. — More…
Recorded live on 8th December 1991
Kathleen Battle (soprano), Frederica von Stade (mezzo), Wynton Marsalis (trumpet)
The Orchestra of St Luke's, The Wynton Marsalis Septet, The American Boychoir, The Christmas Concert Chorus, Andre Previn