Browse: Handel - Salve Regina, HWV 241
Emma Kirkby (soprano) with Jakob Lindberg (lute), Lars Ulrik Mortensen (harpsichord), Anthony Rooley (lute), Agnès Mellon (soprano), John Abberger (oboe), Thomas Georgi (viola d’amore), Lucas Harris (lute) & Mime Yamahiro Brinkmann (cello)
London Baroque, Royal Academy of Music Baroque Orchestra...
…it's often in the modest-looking pieces that she's at her most compelling. Robert Johnson's Full Fathom Five is 109 seconds of breathtaking stillness and beauty, Böddecker's Natus est Jesu... — More…
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Chiara Skerath (soprano), Marguerite Louise, Gaétan Jarry (organ/director)
Grace Davidson (soprano)
Academy of Ancient Music, Bojan Čičić (leader), Joseph Crouch (artistic director)
By turns achingly lyrical and sprinkled with vocal fireworks, Handel’s motets present a winning showcase for a soprano such as Davidson, blessed with the ability to soar, to warm a note with... — More…
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Arleen Auger (soprano), Lynne Dawson (soprano), Diana Montague (contralto), Leigh Dixon (tenor), John Mark Ainsley (tenor) & Simon Birchall (bass)
Choir & Orchestra of Westminster Abbey, Simon Preston
Soloists clearly relish their vocal pyrotechnics, showing off the qualities through which they later became top names. Absence of sleeve notes undermines appreciation of the work. — More…
Handel in Italy (Arias)
Lucy Crowe (soprano)
The English Concert, Harry Bicket
there is a marvellous flamboyance to these youthful works...Crowe is fully equal to their demands, showing an imaginative sensitivity to Handel's melodic shapes, even if a few low notes take... — More…
Ave Maria - Les Plus Beaux Ave Maria Et Chants A La Vierge (The Most Beautiful Ave Marias and Songs To the Virgin)
Ingrid Kertesi (soprano), Alexandra Berving-Wassen (piano), Rosmarie Kalin (soprano), Matthew Morley (organ), Elena Filipova (soprano), Gloria Scalchi (mezzo-soprano), Cesar Hernandez (tenor), Carlo Colombara (bass), Paolo Crivellaro (organ), Antonella Balducci (soprano), Iestyn Davies (alto), James...
Catherine Webster (soprano), Sara Macliver (soprano), Jane Archibald (soprano), Marianne Beate Kielland (alto), Niklas Eklund (trumpet), Susanne Ryden (soprano), Julia Faulkner (soprano), Anna Gonda (alto), Linda Perillo (soprano), Ingrid Kertesi (soprano), Laurie Reviol (soprano), Rebecca Ryan (soprano),...