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Singers: Sarah Connolly

Mendelssohn: Elijah, Op. 70

Rosemary Joshua (soprano), Sarah Connolly (mezzo-soprano), Robert Murray (tenor,) & Simon Keenlyside (bass)

Wroclaw Philharmonic Choir, Gabrieli Young Singers' Scheme & Gabrieli Consort & Players, Paul McCreesh

This recording sees over 440 musicians taking part, including 92 string players and over 300 singers.

CD, amazon.co.uk, release date 27 August 2012

October 2011

"If I never hear another concert I will die a contented music lover, having heard the London Symphony Orchestra and Chorus perform Beethoven's Missa solemnis under Colin Davis and Britten's War Requiem under Gianandrea Noseda last weekend."--Sedgwick Clark, Musical America

Links to reviews of Missa Solemnis in New York

April 2011

Superb British mezzo-soprano, Sarah Connolly, accompanied by pianist Eugene Asti, sings "By a Bierside" composed by Ivor Gurney to words by the poet John Masefield. This song was written by Gurney in 1916 in the trenches of WWI.

From a recital at Wigmore Hall, London, 8 April 2010.

Superb British mezzo-soprano Sarah Connolly, accompanied by pianist Eugene Asti, sings "Sleep" composed by Ivor Gurney to words by John Fletcher. This song forms part of the set "Five Elizabethan Songs" written by Gurney in 1913.

From a recital at Wigmore Hall, London, 8 April 2010.

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Sarah Connolly
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