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Rundfunkchor Berlin & Rundfunk-Sinfonieorchester Berlin, Marek Janowski
In Janowski's hands the textures overall are less edgy than on Metzmacher's rival - given a more spacious, reverberant acoustic by the EMI engineers, although both versions were set down in the... — More…
Anna Prohaska (soprano) & Peter Gijsbertsen (tenor)
NDR Sinfonieorchester, Peter Ruzicka
Prohaska’s view of Arthur Rimbaud’s prose poem is altogether cooler, more ethereal and reservedly sensual than Moser’s, taking seriously the snowy setting of the Beauteous Being’s violent metamorphosis.... — More…
Peter Sheppard Skærved (violin), Omar Ebrahim (speaker)
Parnassus Ensemble London, Longbow, Hans Werner Henze
Where some composers wear polystylism as a cloak - or mask - with Henze it comes from within a natural response to the musical challenges encountered. Through it all, Skaerved weaves his haunting... — More…
Philipp Holstein, Laila Fischer, Therese Affolter, Thomas Schendel, Stefan Lisewski, Lore Brunner
Maria Pflüger (violin solo), Moritz Eggert (piano solo), Jobst Liebrecht
Wergo's superbly realised first recording has the considerable advantage of employing local Berlin schoolchildren as the majority of players and singers, as Henze specified — More…