Harmonia Mundi releases anniversary tribute to Lorraine Hunt Lieberson
Harmonia Mundi has released
A Tribute to the late mezzo-soprano Lorraine Hunt Lieberson on the fifth anniversary of her death.
The two-disc compilation gathers together some of the much-loved American singer’s finest recordings of baroque arias and duets for
Highlights include selections from Purcell’s Dido and Aeneas, Handel’s Messiah, Theodora, Ariodante, Susanna and Clori, Tirsi e Fileno.
Also included is the aria ‘Bist du bei mir’ from Bach’s Notebook for Anna Magdalena.
Hunt Lieberson is accompanied by Nicholas McGegan, who
conducts the Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra and the