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Kirsten Flagstad, Elisabeth Schwarzkopf, Eilidh McNab, Arda Mandikian, Sheila Rex, Anna Pollak, Thomas Hemsley & David Lloyd
The Mermaid Singers and Orchestra, Geraint Jones
[On the original release in January 1953] At last we have a really satisfactory recording of Dido. — More…
Kirsten Flagstad (Dido), Thomas Hemsley (Aeneas), Maggie Teyte (Belinda), Edith Coates (Sorceress), Arda Mandikian (1st witch), Ilsa Steinora (2nd witch), Eilidh McNab (1st woman), Ann Dowdall (2nd woman), Murray Dickie (Spirit), Powell Llloyd (Sailor)
London Mermaid Theatre, Geraint Jones
Teresa Berganza (Dido), Hanny Steffek (Belinda), Danièle Millet (Second Woman), Gérard Souzay (Aeneas), Jane Berbié (Sorceress), Christiane Harbell (Witch), Edmée Sabran (2nd Witch) & Michael Lecocq (First Sailor)
Choeur du Conservatoire de Paris & Orchestre de la Société des Concerts...
Dame Janet Baker, Daniel Barenboim (piano), Robert Spencer (lute), Martin Isepp (harpsichord), Ambrose Gauntlett (viola da gamba), Douglas Whittaker (flute), Gerald Moore (piano), Geoffrey Parsons (piano)
London Philharmonic Orchestra, John Alldis Choir (men's voices), London Symphony Orchestra,...
this is a treasurable set — More…
Songs by Purcell, Martini. Grétry, Pergolesi, Berlioz, Liszt, Tchaikovsky, Fauré, Elgar, Quilter, Debussy, et al.
Maggie Teyte (soprano), Gerald Moore (piano), George Reeves (piano), Alfred Cortot (piano), John McCormack (tenor)
RCA Victor Orchestra, London Symphony Orchestra, Royal Opera House Orchestra, Covent Garden, Jean Morel, Leslie Howard, Hugo Rignold
Czech Chamber Orchestra, Josef Vlach
Victoria de los Ángeles (soprano), Jussi Björling (Rodolfo), Robert Merrill (Marcello), Carlo del Monte (Alfredo), Jussi Björling (Pinkerton), Mario Sereni (Sharpless), Nicolai Gedda (Faust), Boris Christoff (Mephistopheles), Nicolai Gedda (Don Jose), Denise Monteil (Micaela), Marcelle Croisier (Frasquita),...
Myra Hess (piano)
in one disc after another you are drawn towards a deeply personal quality that endeared her to thousands...This set will prompt endless reappraisal as well as ample confirmation of Hess's enduring... — More…
Rudolf Barshai (viola), Vladimir Shraibman (piano), Semyon Stuchevsky (piano), Alexander Korneev (flute), Olga Erdeli (harp), Rudolf Barshai (viola/direction), Tatyana Nikolayeva (piano), Leonid Kogan (violin), Mstislav Rostropovich (cello), Emil Gilels (piano), Rostislav Dubinsky (violin), Nina Barshai...
Barshai’s death five years ago robbed the world of an influential figure and inspiring musician: violist, conductor, administrator, powerhouse. Through the energy and devotion of his widow Elena... — More…