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James Gilchrist (Evangelist), Matthew Rose (Jesus), Ashley Riches (Pilatus), Elizabeth Watts (soprano), Sarah Connolly (alto), Thomas Hobbs (tenor), Christopher Maltman (bass), Richard Egarr (director & harpsichord)
Academy of Ancient Music & Choir of the AAM
Singing and playing are highly polished and assured throughout, with James Gilchrist superb as the Evangelist, and Matthew Rose a credible if rather forceful Jesus — More…
The Unprecedented Expansion of Music in the Age of Enlightenment
Freiburger Barockorchester, Concerto Köln, René Jacobs, Les Arts Florissants, William Christie, Collegium Vocale, Philippe Herreweghe, Christophe Rousset, Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin, Richard Egarr, Academy of Ancient Music, English Concert, Andrew Manze
Harmonia Mundi have somehow contrived to telescope that most industriously inventive of musical centuries into this 30CD set, by dint of ingenious thematic programming which apportions discs... — More…
Emma Kirkby (soprano), Kiri Te Kanawa (soprano), Patrizia Kwella (soprano), Carolyn Watkinson (contralto), Ian Partridge (tenor), David Thomas (bass), Patrizia Kwella (Esther), Anthony Rolfe Johnson (Ahasuerus), Ian Partridge (Mordecai), David Thomas (Haman), Emma Kirkby (Israelite woman), Paul Elliott...
Sylvia McNair (soprano), Crispian Steele Perkins (trumpet), Simon Standage (violin), Christopher Hogwood (organ/harpsichord), Paul O'Dette (archlute), Laurence Dreyfus (cello/viola da gamba), Emma Kirkby (soprano), Christopher Hogwood (organ/spinet), Anthony Rooley (lute), Richard Campbell (viola...
Arleen Augér, Catherine Robbin, Anthony Rolfe Johnson, Gregory Reinhart
The Academy of Ancient Music, Christopher Hogwood
solidly played and vigorous in execution. Tempos, while not breakneck, move smartly forward, with expressivity downplayed in favor of steady onward momentum. These are truly ''Classical'' performances;... — More…
Emma Kirkby, Judith Nelson, Elizabeth Lane, Joy Roberts, Prudence Lloyd (sopranos), James Bowman (countertenor), Martyn Hill, Rogers Covey-Crump, Paul Elliott, Alan Byers, Peter Bamber, Julian Pike (tenors), David Thomas, Christopher Keyte, Geoffrey Shaw, Michael George (basses)
Elizabeth Wilcock, Catherine Mackintosh (violins), Monica Huggett (violin, Christopher Hogwood (harpsichord), Andrew Manze (violin), Christopher Hirons (violin), John Holloway (violin), Catherine Mackintosh (violin), Alison Bury (violin), Monica Huggett (violin), Michel Piguet (oboe), Simon Standage...