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Bruckner: Mass In D Minor, Te Deum / Best, Corydon Singers


Release Date: 03/09/2010 
Label:  Helios   Catalog #: 55356   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Anton Bruckner
Performer:  James O'DonnellAlastair MilesCatherine Wyn-RogersKeith Lewis,   ... 
Conductor:  Matthew Best
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Corydon SingersCorydon Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 7 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

"A glowing culmination to another outstanding Hyperion project." - The Independent
"New standards of excellence ... stunning." - Gramophone
"Highest honours must go to the outstanding 140-voice chorus who sing with earth-shattering conviction, utmost clarity of diction and enviable precision of ensemble and intonation ... the combined strengths of this Hyperion version guarantee prime recommendation." - BBC Music Magazine
"This splendid recording shows both of these monumental scores to best advantage. I wouldn’t hesitate to acquire this excellent disc ... first-rate." - International Record Review
"A glowing culmination to another outstanding Hyperion project." - The Independent
"New standards of excellence ... stunning." - Gramophone
"Highest honours must go to the outstanding 140-voice chorus who sing with earth-shattering conviction, utmost clarity of diction and enviable precision of ensemble and intonation ... the combined strengths of this Hyperion version guarantee prime recommendation." - BBC Music Magazine
"This splendid recording shows both of these monumental scores to best advantage. I wouldn’t hesitate to acquire this excellent disc ... first-rate." - International Record Review Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Mass no 1 in D minor, WAB 26 by Anton Bruckner
Performer:  James O'Donnell (Organ), Alastair Miles (Bass), Catherine Wyn-Rogers (Alto),
Keith Lewis (Tenor), Joan Rodgers (Soprano)
Conductor:  Matthew Best
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Corydon Singers,  Corydon Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1864/1882; Linz, Austria 
Language: Latin 
2. Te Deum in C major, WAB 45 by Anton Bruckner
Performer:  Joan Rodgers (Soprano), James O'Donnell (Organ), Alastair Miles (Bass),
Keith Lewis (Tenor), Catherine Wyn-Rogers (Alto)
Conductor:  Matthew Best
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Corydon Singers,  Corydon Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881-1884; Vienna, Austria 
Language: Latin 

Featured Sound Samples

Mass no 1: III. Credo

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