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Glyndebourne Chorus Rossini Il Barbiere Di Siviglia

May 31, 2017 | MDT Mail Order

Glyndebourne Chorus Rossini Il Barbiere Di Siviglia

The first new Glyndebourne production of the Rossini masterpiece for 30 years. Stars Danielle de Niese & Alessandro Corbelli. Extra Features: Opera al dente – The Making of Il barbiere di Siviglia, Director’s Commentary and a cast gallery. The ‘sheer visual sophistication’ of Annabel Arden’s Barbiere serves ‘a triumphant celebration of Rossini’s musical genius’, featuring […]

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The Complete Argo Recordings St Johns George Guest

May 26, 2017 | MDT Mail Order

The Complete Argo Recordings

In almost a quarter-century of recordings up to 1981, Decca’s Argo imprint established St John’s College Cambridge under conductor George Guest as one of the leading choirs in the world, standing shoulder-to-shoulder with their collegiate rivals King’s College Cambridge, but with a distinctly vibrant, less ethereal sound and with a broader European repertoire. The result: […]

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Ediciones Singulares Saint-Saens Proserpine

May 12, 2017 | MDT Mail Order

Ediciones Singulares Saint-Saens Proserpine

The protagonist of Saint–Saens Proserpine, premiered at the Opéra-Comique on 14 March 1887, is no reincarnation of the ancient goddess, but a Renaissance courtesan well versed in culpable amours. According to the composer, she is ‘a damned soul for whom true love is a forbidden fruit; as soon as she approaches it, she experiences torture’. […]

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Mark Elder Halle Wagner Parsifal

May 12, 2017 | MDT Mail Order

Mark Elder Halle Wargner Parsifal

Recorded at the BBC Proms in the Royal Albert Hall, London, Sunday 25 August 2013 Following their acclaimed previous Wagner opera releases, Hallé present the re-mastered recording of their 2013 Prom performance, recorded live at the Royal Albert Hall. WAGNER Parsifal. Lars Cleveman, Katarina Dalayman, Sir John Tomlinson, The Halle / Sir Mark Elder. Halle […]

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Rachel Barton Pine Paganini 24 Caprices

May 4, 2017 | MDT Mail Order

Rachel Barton Pine Paganini 24 Caprices

Violinist Rachel Barton Pine traverses Paganinis ground breaking set of 24 Caprices with virtuosic flair and, in equal measure, reverence for the bel canto – or “beautiful singing” – style of the composer’s generation. Playing on the ‘ex-Bazzini, ex-Soldat’ Guarneri del Gesù violin from 1742 – made by the same Cremona-based maker in the same […]

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