“Elijah”, new recording by RIAS Kammerchor

The vocal ensemble RIAS Kammerchor has released its new recording with the “Elijah” Felix Mendelssohn’s oratorio, recorded live at the Konzerthaus berlin in July 2015. Conducted by Hans-Cristoph Rademann, the Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin and the soloists Marlis Petersen (soprano), Lioba Braun (mezzo-soprano), Maximilian Schmitt (tenor) and Thomas Oliemans (bass) participate in the recording. 

The German radio and TV network NDR has selected the recording as “CD of the Week”, branding the chorus as the “Ferrari among the German chorus”.

Further information about the recording “Mendelssohn – Elias”:

http://accentus.com/discs/cd-mendelssohns-elias-rias-kammerchor-akamus-berlin

Article about “CD of the Week” by NDR:

http://www.ndr.de/kultur/musik/klassik/Der-RIAS-Kammerchor-singt-Mendelssohns-Elias,mendelssohn166.html

More information about RIAS Kammerchor:

http://mitoconcerts.com/en/artists/rias-kammerchor/