Artist Hyperion Records
Lunn, Joanne (soprano)
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Joanne Lunn (soprano)

Joanne Lunn studied at the Royal College of Music in London, where she was awarded the prestigious Tagore Gold Medal.

Lunn has performed with the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, Monteverdi Choir and Orchestra, Academy of Ancient Music, Musiciens du Louvre, Concerto Köln, Bach Collegium Japan, Akademie für alte Musik (Berlin), Musik Podium Stuttgart and many others, at venues including the Conservatoire Royal (Brussels), Tchaikovsky Concert Hall (Moscow), Sage Gateshead and St Paul’s Cathedral, and at the Halle Handel Festival and BBC Proms. Her repertoire includes Bach’s Matthew Passion, John Passion, B minor Mass, Easter Oratorio and Magnificat, Haydn’s Heiligmesse, Harmoniemesse, Paukenmesse, Nelson Mass and Creation, Handel’s Messiah, Saul and L’Allegro, Il Penseroso ed il Moderato, Purcell’s Dido and Aeneas, Fauré’s Requiem, Mozart’s C minor Mass, Mahler’s Fourth Symphony, Zelenka’s Missa votiva and John Rutter’s Mass of the Children.

Lunn’s extensive discography includes Vivaldi’s Laudate pueri with the King’s Consort (Hyperion), Haydn Masses with Sir John Eliot Gardiner and the Monteverdi Choir (Philips), Rutter’s Mass of the Children with the City of London Sinfonia conducted by the composer (Collegium), Gardiner’s Bach cantata cycle recorded during the Bach Pilgrimage in 2000 (Deutsche Grammophon/Soli Deo Gloria), Bach’s Easter Oratorio with Frieder Bernius and the Stuttgart Kammerchor (Carus) and Bach’s motets with the Hilliard Ensemble (ECM), Messiah with the RPO and Rutter, and Bach’s Wedding Cantata with Bach Collegium Japan (BIS) and John Passion with the Dunedin Consort (Linn), which was nominated for a Gramophone Award.


Bach: St John Passion
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Mozart: Requiem
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Vivaldi: Sacred Music, Vol. 10
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Vivaldi: Sacred Music, Vol. 9
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Vivaldi: The Complete Sacred Music
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