FELIX MENDELSSOHN (1809-1847): Incidental Music to Antigone, Op. 55, Oedipus at Colonus, Op. 93 and Athalia, Op. 74.
Catalogue Number: 08N039
Label: Brilliant Classics
Description: This Athalia was last reissued in a four-disc Capriccio box in 2007; the other two works had new recordings on Carus which we offered in Feb. 2010. But this is the first reissue of all three together on period instruments, which is why we offer now. 3 CDs. Anna Korondi, Sabina Martin (sopranos), Ann Hallenberg, Barbara Ochs (contraltos), Dirk Schortemeier (speaker), Chours Musicus Köln, Das Neue Orchester; Christoph Spering. Original Capriccio releases.