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Emma Kirkby (soprano)
Gothic Voices, Christopher Page
Gothic Voices chose to perform the hymns and sequences with great simplicity, alternating a single voice with unison voices over drones. Bingen's spellbinding melodies are clear and meditative,... — More…
Ensemble Organum, Marcel Pérès
Low pitch, chest voice performances shorn of ethereal trappings from Marcel Peres’s seven female singers. For those of an ascetic disposition. — More…
Dietburg Spohr (mezzo-soprano, conductor), Andrea Baader, Martina Scharstein, Selina Drews (soprano), Edith Murasov (mezzo-soprano), Benjamin Cromme & Lilith Reid (spoken voice)
The variety of sounds they can produce is truly impressive, as is the virtuosity of the singers. And what is perhaps most important is the way Spohr resists the temptation to highlight or exaggerate... — More…
A full performance of 'Ordo Virtutum' - arguably the oldest surviving opera - together with a documentary about Hildegard, including a dramatised biography starring Patricia Routledge.
Vox Animae, Evelyn Tubb, Michael Fields
Lieder & Visionen
Michael Popp (conductor and various instruments)
Beautifully sung and emerging from a halo of sweet resonance, the vocal music is given contrast through the accompaniment of various drones and other medieval sounding instruments. — More…
Songs from the Dendermonde Manuscript
PER-SONAT, Sabine Lutzenberger
The elegant, eloquently expressive voice of Sabine Lutzenburger combined with her liquid, legato approach to ornament and phrasing- and an evident understanding of text- makes her one of Hildegard’s... — More…