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Until 11th January 2021, we are offering up to 40% off the usual low price on the complete Naxos catalogue including downloads (please note that the download prices shown are already discounted).
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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…
Nils Brown (tenor), Paul Grindlay (bass-baritone), Meredith Hall (soprano), Gillian Keith (soprano), Norman Engel (trumpet)
Aradia Ensemble, Kevin Mallon
There's so much pleasure to be had from Purcell's semi-operas that it's easy to wish we had more of them. Much of The Tempest is thought to have been written by other hands, but that's no reason... — More…
Jeni Bern (soprano), Susan Bisatt (soprano), Thomas Guthrie (bass), Ian Honeyman (tenor), William Purefoy (counter-tenor), Christopher Robson (counter-tenor)
Orchestra of the Golden Age, Choir of the Golden Age, Robert Glenton
The vocal soloists are especially fine ... highly respectable performances. — More…
Kym Amps (soprano), David van Asch (bass), Anna Crookes (soprano)
Scholars Baroque Ensemble
Kym Amps, a noble Dido of such great presence, passionate yet grave....Sara Connolly's Sorceress an impossing creation....Kym Amps and Sara Connolly would be bargains at full price. — More…
Music on the Death of Queen Mary
Andrew Carwood (tenor), Laurence Cummings (organ), Michael McCarthy (bass)
Oxford Camerata, Jeremy Summerly
I would say that any disc which offered such a 24-carat Purcell selection in performances even half as good as these would be hard to resist. — More…
Norman Engel (trumpet), Jeni Bern (soprano), Susan Bisatt (soprano), Christopher Robson (counter-tenor), William Purefoy (counter-tenor), Ian Honeyman (tenor), Thomas Guthrie (bass), Kym Amps (soprano), David van Asch (bass), Giles Tomkins (bass), Nicole Bower (soprano), Laurence Cummings (organ),...
sung in English with German dialogue
Anett Fritsch (soprano), Robin Johannsen (soprano), Benno Schachtner (counter-tenor), Mark Milhofer (tenor), Stephan Rügamer (tenor), Arttu Kataja (baritone), Johannes Weisser (baritone), Michael Rotschopf (Arthur), Meike Droste (Emmeline/Mother), Hans-Michael Rehberg (Merlin/ Grandfather), Akademie...
Terence R. Charlston (harpsichord)