2013 marked the 100th birthday of key figure of 20th century music, composer Benjamin Britten.
The release of this brand new recording of his crowning choral work, War Requiem, pays tribute to Britten with a stellar line up of soloists - Anna Netrebko, Ian Bostridge and Thomas Hampson.
In 1946, the young Elisabeth Schwarzkopf made her first recording with the British producer Walter Legge in Vienna. He became her husband in 1953. All the recordings in this 5-CD...