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from notes by Michael Short © 1992
extrait des notes rédigées par Michael Short © 1992
Français: Elisabeth Rhodes
aus dem Begleittext von Michael Short © 1992
Deutsch: Anne Steeb/Bernd Müller
|Britten: The Five Canticles|
'Rolfe Johnson is in superb voice … this disc is an outstanding example of his artistry' (Gramophone)
'A superlative Hyperion disc … most notable is the Hyperion team presided over by Anthony Rolfe Johnson, whose 1991 recording has become one of t ...» More
|Britten: The Canticles|
'The supporting performers are well chosen. Abraham and lsaac opens with Johnson and countertenor Christopher Ainslie, judiciously placed by th ...
'One of the more interesting of the tide of Britten centenary tributes, The Canticles features the five vocal settings composed at various poin ...» More