About Christine Brewer






Christine Brewer: Great Operatic Arias



Barber:  Vanessa

In a Chandos recording of Vanessa released in the United States on November 9, 2004, Leonard Slatkin conducts the BBC Symphony Orchestra, the BBC Singers, and a cast including Christine Brewer, Susan Graham, and William Burden.

"This superb new recording of Samuel Barber's first opera easily outshines previous versions - not just the seriously flawed one recently issued on Naxos, but even the original cast version recorded by RCA in 1958," writes Edward Greenfield for

Chandos recording at

Barber: Vanessa / Slatkin, Graham, Brewer, Burden, Chandos Records,

Beethoven:  Fidelio

In English.

Beethoven:  Fidelio

In German.  LSO Live recording.


BRITTEN, BENJAMIN War Requiem. Christine Brewer, Anthony Dean Griffey, Gerald Finley, London Philharmonic Choir / Kurt Masur, Neville Creed. London Philharmonic Orchestra 2cds

label: London Philharmonic Orchestra

Scheduled for release 1 May 2006 at


Strauss: Ariadne on Naxos

September 28, 2010, is the scheduled release date for the United States of a new recording, in English, of Richard Strauss's opera Ariadne on Naxos, as part of the Opera in English series of Chandos records. The cast includes Christine Brewer, Gillian Keith, Alice Coote, Robert Dean Smith, and Stephen Fry. Richard Armstrong conducts the Scottish Chamber Orchestra.

Opera In English - Strauss: Ariadne On Naxos / Armstrong, Brewer, Scottish Chamber Orchestra,

August 31, 2010, is the scheduled release date for the United Kingdom, says


Strauss:  Four Last Songs, Wagner:   Prelude and Liebestod from Tristan und Isolde, Strauss:  Tod und Verklaerung

Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Donald Runnicles



Great Strauss Scenes


Wagner:  Tristan und Isolde

Warner Classics:62964

Wagner: Tristan und Isolde / Runnicles, Brewer, Treleaven et al.,