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Monteverdi: Vespro della Beata Vergine / Gardiner, English Baroque Soloists [2 CDs + 1 DVD]


Release Date: 04/14/2017 
Label:  Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog #: 4797176  
Composer:  Claudio Monteverdi
Performer:  Bryn TerfelMarinella PennicchiNigel RobsonIan Watson,   ... 
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque SoloistsMonteverdi ChoirLondon Oratory Junior Choir
Number of Discs: 3 
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John Eliot Gardiner's monumental interpretation of the Monteverdi has been central to his career from the start. Together in hardback on 2CDs and 1DVD, this legendary live recording from St. Mark’s, Venice was filmed by the BBC. DG’s commemorative edition celebrates the 450th Anniversary of Monteverdi’s birth and offers authoritative repertoire notes by John Eliot Gardiner and a new interview. John Eliot Gardiner's monumental interpretation of the Monteverdi has been central to his career from the start. Together in hardback on 2CDs and 1DVD, this legendary live recording from St. Mark’s, Venice was filmed by the BBC. DG’s commemorative edition celebrates the 450th Anniversary of Monteverdi’s birth and offers authoritative repertoire notes by John Eliot Gardiner and a new interview. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Vespro della Beata Vergine by Claudio Monteverdi
Performer:  Bryn Terfel (Bass Baritone), Marinella Pennicchi (Soprano), Nigel Robson (Tenor),
Ian Watson (Organ), Mark Tucker (Tenor), Ann Monoyios (Soprano),
Alastair Miles (Bass), Michael Chance (Countertenor)
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists,  Monteverdi Choir,  London Oratory Junior Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1610; Mantua, Italy 

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