Chandos - up to 30% off
To celebrate their fortieth anniversary this year, we're offering up to 30% off the whole Chandos label including downloads until 7th October 2019 (please note that the download prices shown are already discounted).
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Charles Craig (Otello), Rosalind Plowright (Desdemona), Neil Howlett (Iago), Shelagh Squires (Emilia), Bonaventura Bottone (Cassio), Stuart Kale (Roderigo), Sean Rea (Lodovico), Malcolm Rivers (Montano), Gordon Traynor (Herald)
English National Opera, Mark Elder
The performance itself is most enjoyable, with dramatic tension building up compellingly. Charles Craig's Otello is most moving, the character's inner pain brought out vividly...Plowright makes... — More…
Dennis O'Neill (tenor), Sharon Sweet (soprano), Helen Field (soprano), Jean Rigby (mezzo), Arthur Davies (tenor), John Rawnsley (bass), Valerie Masterson (soprano), John Brecknock (tenor), Bruce Ford (tenor), Susan Patterson, Helen Williams (sopranos), Alastair Miles (bass), Alan Opie (baritone),...
Sung in English
Neil Howlett (Golaud), Eilene Hannon (Mélisande), Robert Dean (Pelleas), Sarah Walker (Genevieve), John Tomlinson (Arkel), Rosanne Brackenridge (Yniold) & Sean Rea (Doctor)
English National Opera Orchestra and Chorus, Mark Elder
Tomlinson giv[es] Arkel the goodness and dignity Debussy asked for...If Pelleas in English appeals, this recording fits the bill, despite the inevitable noises and variable audibility attendant... — More…