Presto Recordings of the Year 2018 - up to 25% off
Until 28th January 2019, enjoy up to 25% off all one hundred Presto Recordings of the Year finalists (please note discounts do not apply to downloads).
Browse: Presto Recordings of the Year 2018 - up to 25% off, Allan Clayton (tenor)
Allan Clayton (tenor), Julius Drake (piano)
A willingness to take risks…has always been integral to [Clayton’s] singing, and the dividends are often enormous…There are also wonderful moments of lyrical reflection, though, and the way he... — More…
Allan Clayton (Hamlet), Sarah Connolly (Gertrude), Barbara Hannigan (Ophelia), Rod Gilfry (Claudius), Kim Begley (Polonius), John Tomlinson (Ghost/Grave-Digger/Player-King), Jacques Imbrailo (Horatio)
London Philharmonic Orchestra, The Glyndebourne Chorus, Vladimir Jurowski
Dean’s score succeeds through rampant imagination and simple wisdom…[Clayton’s] portrayal of Hamlet’s decline would be noteworthy even without singing that is full of expressive meaning and always... — More…