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Sheila Armstrong

voc, *1942 GB
Classical

English soprano, born 13 August 1942 in Ashington, Northumberland, England, UK.

        
Instruments
  • Vocals
  • Soprano sax
Genres
  • Classical
  • Soundtrack
  • Folk
Popular Tracks   
The Mystic Trumpeter, Op. 18 on Vaughan Williams, Holst & Parry: Choral Works by Sir David Willcocks, Sheila Armstrong & Teresa Cahill
Samson / Act 3, HWV 57: Air: "Let The Bright Seraphim" on German Baroque by George Frideric Handel, Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach & Heinrich Schütz
A Sea Symphony (1986 Digital Remaster), I. A Song for All Seas, All Ships (Moderato maestoso): Behold the sea itself (chorus) on Vaughan Williams: A Sea Symphony by Ralph Vaughan Williams, Sir Adrian Boult & London Philharmonic Orchestra
The Lambton Worm on Songs of Northumbria #2 by Thomas Allen|Sheila Armstrong
A Sea Symphony (1986 Digital Remaster), I. A Song for All Seas, All Ships (Moderato maestoso): Today a rude brief recitative (baritone & chorus) on Vaughan Williams: A Sea Symphony by Ralph Vaughan Williams, Sir Adrian Boult & London Philharmonic Orchestra
Dona nobis pacem: II. 'Beat! beat! drums!' (Allegro moderato) - on Vaughan Williams: Dona nobis pacem etc by Ralph Vaughan Williams, Sir Adrian Boult, Meredith Davies & Sir Malcolm Sargent
Dona nobis pacem: I. 'Agnus Dei' (Lento) - on Vaughan Williams: Dona nobis pacem etc by Ralph Vaughan Williams, Sir Adrian Boult, Meredith Davies & Sir Malcolm Sargent
Dona nobis pacem: III. Reconciliation (Andantino) - on Vaughan Williams: Dona nobis pacem etc by Ralph Vaughan Williams, Sir Adrian Boult, Meredith Davies & Sir Malcolm Sargent
A Spring Symphony Op. 44: Introduction: Shine out (Anon. 16th century) on Britten: Spring Symphony, Four Sea Interludes by Benjamin Britten, André Previn & London Symphony Orchestra
A Sea Symphony (1986 Digital Remaster), I. A Song for All Seas, All Ships (Moderato maestoso): Flaunt out, O sea, your separate flags of nations (soprano & chorus) on Vaughan Williams: A Sea Symphony by Ralph Vaughan Williams, Sir Adrian Boult & London Philharmonic Orchestra

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Discography



Title Artist Year Type
Cantatas: BWV 18, 59, 89, 90, 106, 118, 152, 161 & 182Johann Sebastian Bach / Sheila Armstrong, Rotraud Hansmann, Julia Falk, Helen Watts, Kurt Equiluz, Bert Van T'Hoff, Max van Egmond, Jacques Villisech / Monteverdi-Chor Hamburg, Jürgen Jürgens2008Album
Simphonies Nos. 1, 2 & 3Gustav Mahler, Leonard Bernstein, Sheila Armstrong, Janet Baker, Christa Ludwig, Die Wiener Sängerknaben, Konzertvereinigung Wiener Staatsopernchor, Edinburgh Festival Chorus, The London Symphony Orchestra, Wiener Philharmoniker2005Album
RequiemGabriel Fauré, Daniel Barenboim, Sheila Armstrong, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Edinburgh Festival Chorus, Orchestre De Paris, Henriette Puig-Roget2002Album
Symphony No.1, Symphony No.2Gustav Mahler, Rudolf Kempe, Münchner Philharmoniker1999Album
Caractacus, Enigma Variations, Imperial March, Coronation MarchSir Edward Elgar, Sheila Armstrong, Robert Tear, Peter Glossop, Brian Rayner Cook, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Choir, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Charles Groves1998Album
The Apostles, Meditation From "The Light Of Life"Sir Edward Elgar, Sheila Armstrong, Helen Watts, Robert Tear, Benjamin Luxon, Clifford Grant, John Carol Case, The London Philharmonic Choir & The London Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Adrian Boult1992Compil.
A Gilbert & Sullivan GalaValérie Masterson • Robert Tear, Bournemouth Sinfonietta, Kenneth Alwyn, Sheila Armstrong, Benjamin Luxon, Northern Sinfonia, Richard Hickox1992Compil.
Symphony No. 1 "Titan" / Symphony No. 2 "Resurrection"Gustav Mahler, The New York Philharmonic Orchestra, Leonard Bernstein, Janet Baker, Sheila Armstrong, Edinburgh Festival Chorus, The London Symphony Orchestra1992Compil.
Songs Of NorthumbriaThomas Allen & Sheila Armstrong, Northern Sinfonia, The Northern Sinfonia Chorus, David Haslam1987Album
Stabat MaterJoseph Haydn, Michel Corboz, Sheila Armstrong, Ann Murray, Martin Hill, Philippe Huttenlocher, Ensemble Vocal De Lausanne, Orchestre De Chambre De Lausanne1983Album
The Lure / Dances From “The Morning Of The Year” / The Mystic TrumpeterGustav Holst – David Atherton, The London Symphony Orchestra, Sheila Armstrong1982Album
Carmina BuranaCarl Orff - Sheila Armstrong / Brian Rayner Cook / Peter Hall / Boys Of Manchester Grammar School / Hallé Orchestra - Maurice Handford1982Album
Beethoven Symphonies 8 And 9 'Choral'Ludwig van Beethoven, Philharmonia Orchestra Conducted By Kurt Sanderling, Sheila Armstrong · Linda Finnie · Robert Tear · John Tomlinson · Philharmonia Chorus1981Album
SemeleGeorg Friedrich Händel, Sheila Armstrong, Helen Watts, Felicity Palmer, Robert Tear, Mark Deller, Justino Diaz, English Chamber Orchestra, Amor Artis Chorale1981Album
Es Ist Dir Gesagt, Mensch, Was Gut Ist BWV 45 - Es Ist Ein Trotzig Und Verzagt Ding BWV 176Johann Sebastian Bach, Sheila Armstrong, Gächinger Kantorei Stuttgart, Norma Procter, Bachcollegium Stuttgart, Kurt Equiluz, Helmuth Rilling, Erich Wenk1981Album
Stabat Mater / Offertorium / MagnificatFranz Schubert, Sheila Armstrong / Hanna Schaer / Alejandro Ramirez / Philippe Huttenlocher / Ensemble Vocal De Lausanne & Orchestre De Chambre De Lausanne / Michel Corboz1980Album
Benjamin Britten - Spring SymphonyBenjamin Britten, Sheila Armstrong, Janet Baker, Robert Tear, The London Symphony Orchestra & London Symphony Chorus, St. Clemens Danes School Boys Choir, André Previn1979Album
Hugh The DroverRalph Vaughan Williams, Robert Tear, Sheila Armstrong, Helen Watts, Robert Lloyd, Michael Rippon, The Ambrosian Opera Chorus, The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Charles Groves1979Album
Schumann Frauenliebe Und Leben, Brahms LiederSheila Armstrong, Martin Jones1977Album
CaractacusSir Edward Elgar, Sheila Armstrong ‧ Robert Tear / Peter Glossop ‧ Brian Rayner Cook / Malcolm King ‧ Richard Suart / Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Choir / Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra / Sir Charles Groves1977Album
The Bells / VocaliseSergei Vasilyevich Rachmaninoff - Sheila Armstrong, Robert Tear, John Shirley-Quirk, The London Symphony Orchestra, London Symphony Chorus, André Previn1976Album
Highlights From The Scottish Opera Production Of Don GiovanniWolfgang Amadeus Mozart, John Shirley-Quirk, Sheila Armstrong, Robert Tear, Rachel Mathes, Stafford Dean, Alexander Gibson, Scottish Chamber Orchestra1976Album
The ApostlesThe London Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Adrian Boult, The London Philharmonic Choir, Choir Of Downe House School, Sheila Armstrong, Helen Watts, Robert Tear, Benjamin Luxon, Clifford Grant, John Carol Case, Sir Edward Elgar1976Album
SolomonGeorg Friedrich Händel, Amor Artis Chorale, John McCarthy, English Chamber Orchestra, Johannes Somary, Justino Diaz · Sheila Armstrong · Robert Tear · Felicity Palmer · Michael Rippon1975Album
RequiemGabriel Fauré, Daniel Barenboim, Sheila Armstrong, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Edinburgh Festival Chorus, Orchestre De Paris, Henriette Puig-Roget1975Album
Carmina BuranaCarl Orff, André Previn, The London Symphony Orchestra, London Symphony Chorus, St. Clement Danes Grammer School Boys' Choir, Sheila Armstrong, Gerald English, Thomas Allen1975Album
Symphonie No. 2 "Resurrection"- "Auferstehung"Gustav Mahler, Janet Baker - Sheila Armstrong - Edinburgh Festival Chorus, The London Symphony Orchestra, Leonard Bernstein1974Album
Historia Divitis (Dives Malus)Giacomo Carissimi - Sheila Armstrong · Eva Csapó · Nigel Rogers · Ian Partridge · Kurt Widmer · Matthias Hölle, Vokalensemble Der Schola Cantorum Basiliensis, Linde-Consort1974Album
A Recital Of English SongsSheila Armstrong1973Album
Mozart: RequiemSheila Armstrong, Janet Baker, Nicolai Gedda, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, John Alldis Choir & English Chamber Orchestra conducted by Daniel Barenboim1972Album
Kantaten - Advent Und Weihnachten / Advent And Christmas / Avent Et NoelJohann Sebastian Bach, Sheila Armstrong, Hertha Töpper, Anna Reynolds, Peter Schreier, Ernst Haefliger, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Theo Adam, Münchener Bach-Orchester, Münchener Bach-Chor, Karl Richter1972Compil.
Madrigali Libro IIIClaudio Monteverdi • Raymond Leppard • Sheila Armstrong • Gerald English, Ian Partridge • Stafford Dean • Christopher Keyte1972Album
Madrigali Libro IVClaudio Monteverdi • Raymond Leppard • Sheila Armstrong • Helen Watts, Robert Tear • Stafford Dean • Christopher Keyte1972Album
Complete Songs With Orchestra Including „Les Nuits D’Été“Hector Berlioz - Sheila Armstrong / Josephine Veasey, Frank Patterson / John Shirley-Quirk, The London Symphony Orchestra, Sir Colin Davis1970Album
Lieder RecitalSheila Armstrong1969Album
SamsonGeorg Friedrich Händel – Martina Arroyo · Helen Donath · Sheila Armstrong · Norma Procter, Alexander Young · Jerry J. Jennings · Ezio Flagello · Thomas Stewart, Münchener Bach-Chor · Münchener Bach-Orchester, Karl Richter1969Album
Dido And AeneasHenry Purcell - Tatiana Troyanos • Barry McDaniel • Sheila Armstrong, Monteverdi-Chor Hamburg • NDR Sinfonieorchester1968Album
Hercules Auf Dem Scheidewege Cantata Bwv 213Johann Sebastian Bach, Sheila Armstrong, Hertha Töpper, Theo Altmeyer, Prof. Jakob Stämpfli, Figuralchor Der Gedächtniskirche Stuttgart, Bachcollegium Stuttgart, Helmuth Rilling1967Album
The Music Of Their Royal CourtsThe English Consort Of Viols, Sheila Armstrong1967Album
Messias Auszüge (Englisch Gesungen)Georg Friedrich Händel, Sheila Armstrong, Norma Procter, Kenneth Bowen, John Cameron, The London Symphony Orchestra, Leopold StokowskiAlbum
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