Orff: Carmina Burana
Label: SWR MUSIC
Ruda, Martin; Eschenburg, Jakob; Schmitt-Lauxmann, Norbert; Ruiten, Lenneke; Stuttgart State Opera Children's Chorus; GrauSchumacher Piano Duo; SWR Vokalensemble Stuttgart; Fischer, Markus; Behle, Frank; Wiedmann, Christoph; Genz, Stephan; Huber, Rupert; Genz, Christoph
This is a re-release within the new SWR CLASSIC-series "Century Classics". It contains the rarely performed chamber version of Carmina Burana interpreted by the excellent SWR Vokalensemble, SWR Vokalensemble is the vocal ensemble of the broadcaster Südwestrundfunk (SWR), based in Stuttgart, Germany. It was founded in 1946 as Südfunk-Chor Stuttgart in 1946 to perform studio work for Süddeutscher Rundfunk (SDR) which merged in 1998 with the Südwestfunk to form the SWR. The ensemble was awarded the Echo Klassik in both 2011 and 2012. The ensemble is led by Austrian composer and musician Rupert Huber.