Orff: Carmina Burana - Bournemouth Symphony Youth Chorus; Claire Rutter (soprano); Highcliffe Junior Choir; Markus Eiche (baritone);...
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One of the most popular of modern choral works, Carl Orff's Carmina Burana has found its way into many collections just on the strength of its foreboding opening, "O Fortuna." Because this work is well represented in all the major labels' catalogs, one has a wide array of performances to choose from; while several are excellent, it is difficult to say one recording is ranked above the rest. Still, there are plenty of reasons to try Marin Alsop's 2006 Naxos recording with the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra and Chorus, mostly ...

Orff: Carmina Burana 2007, Naxos

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