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Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra, John Storgårds
There’s something almost miraculous about the way Finnish conductor John Storgards has brought this music so finely and compellingly into focus…[in the Second] all is ghostly detached sounds,... — More…
Johan Reuter (Johann Friedrich Struensee), Gert Henning-Jensen (King Christian VII), Elisabeth Jansson (Queen Caroline Mathilde), Sten Byriel (Ove Høegh-Guldberg), Djina Mai-Mai (Bootee-Caterine) & Gitta-Maria Sjøberg (Queen Dowager Juliane Marie)
Royal Danish Opera Choir & Royal Danish...
Holten has gone to great length to achieve diversity of style without shallow opportunism and, more practically, to ensure that the voices are not swamped...Most striking of all, to me, is Struensee's... — More…
Danish National Symphony Orchestra, Danish National Concert Choir, Robert Spano, Joshua Weilerstein
The follow up to Dacapo’s 2013 disc of Eichberg’s first two symphonies doesn’t disappoint. — More…
a modern baroque opera
Gert Henning-Jensen (Carlo Gesualdo), Tor Lind (Shadow), Guideo Paevatalu (Duke Alfonso af Ferrara), Hanna Kappelin (Maria d’Avalos), Ann-Christine Wesser Ingels (Léonora d’Este), Jesper Buhl (Fontanelli)
Musica Ficta, Concerto Copenhagen, Bo Holten, Deda Cristina Colonna
Writing about music is dangerous, especially in the theatre. Holten doesn’t just neutralise the problem; he gives his opera all its charm by rooting it in the music in question…As usual, Henning-Jensen... — More…