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from notes by Richard Wigmore © 2014
extrait des notes rédigées par Richard Wigmore © 2014
aus dem Begleittext von Richard Wigmore © 2014
Deutsch: Viola Scheffel
|Handel: Handelian Pyrotechnics|
The Armonico Consort returns to Signum with a collection of Handel arias, performed by leading countertenor William Towers. A noted soloist in both opera and oratorio, the programme is taken from roles which Towers has sung across his career in va ...» More
|Handel: Heroic Arias|
This is a most welcome reissue for a legendary artist—the British countertenor James Bowman singing at the height of his powers. In this much-praised recording, Bowman is joined by The King’s Consort to perform a selection of Handel’s best-loved o ...» More
Hyperion is delighted to present a tour de force from the supreme mezzo-soprano of today, Alice Coote, accompanied by The English Concert and Harry Bicket, making their Hyperion debut. Coote performs a selection of Handel’s greatest arias from ope ...» More
|Handel: Opera Arias|
‘An artist of unique vocal personality and intelligence’ (Gramophone)
‘Performances are fluent and stylish’ (BBC Music Magazine)» More
|Handel: Opera Arias and Overtures, Vol. 1|
‘It is difficult to pick out a particular highlight, there are so many of them’ (Classic CD)
‘A splendidly enjoyable disc. Kirkby is in top-notch form’ (Hi-Fi News)» More
With no fewer than fifteen premiere recordings, and featuring works by many of Handel's lesser known contemporaries—Pollarolo, Orlandini, Torri and Ariosti among them—this album is a glorious showcase of the soprano's art.» More
|Hyperion sampler - April 2021|