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Performer Name

Type

Country

Louis van der Paal [Missing Biography

Harpsichord

Belgium

Hanns Paarmann [Missing Biography]

Bass

?

Else Paaske

Mezzo-soprano

Denmarks

Józef Pacholczyk

Piano

Poland / USA

Mark Padmore

Tenor

England

Andrea Padova

Piano

Italy

Orchestra di Padova e del Veneto (OPV)

Chamber Orchestra

Italy

Willis Page

Conductor

USA

Gerrod Pagenkopf

Counter-tenor

USA

Bettina Pahn

Soprano

Germany

Emmanuel Pahud

Flute

Switzerland

Nikolaus Paid [Missing Biography]

Tenor

?

Kun-Woo Paik

Piano

Korea

Jean-François Pailliard

Conductor

France

Daniel Pailthorpe

Flute

England

Concerto Palatino

Baroque Brass Ensemble

 

Christian Palberg

Bass

Germany

Alexander Paley

Piano

Moldova / USA

Palladian Ensemble

Instrumental Ensemble

England

Christian Palm

Baritone

Germany

Caroline Palmer

Piano

Singapore / England

Felicity Palmer

Soprano

England

Rudolph Palmer

Choral Conductor

USA

Ruth Palmer

Violin

England

Massimo Palumbo

Piano

Italy

Olena Panasyuk

Soprano

Ukraine / Spain

Chloe Christian Pang

Piano

USA

Stefan Pangratz [Missing Biography]

Boy Soprano

?

François Panneton

Conductor

Canada

Nicoletta Panni

Soprano

Italy

Sherezade Panthaki

Soprano

India / USA

Marc Pantillon

Piano

USA / Switzerland

Marc Pantus

Bass-Baritone

The Netherlands

Charles Panzéra

Baritone

Switzerland / France

Dimitri Papadimitriou

Piano

Greece

Marios Papadopoulos

Piano

Cypros

Dmitry Paperno

Piano

Russia

Antigone Papoulkas

Mezzo-soprano

Germany

Iakovos Pappas

Harpsichord

Greece / France

Anna Paradiso

Harpsichord

Italy

Moshe Paranov

Conductor

USA

Paul Paray

Conductor, Organ

France

Elizabeth Parcells

Soprano

USA

Paris Ensembles (France):

   

Chanteurs de Saint-Eustache, Paris (SDSE)

Choir

France

Ensemble Orchestral de Paris (EOP)

Orchestra

France

Orchestre du Conservatoire de Paris = Orchestre de la Société des Concerts du Conservatoire

Symphony Orchestra

France

Orchestre Symphonique de Paris

   

--

   

Dong-Hoon Park [Missing Biography]

Bass-Baritone

?

Se Hwan Park

Conductor, Piano

Korea

Seung-Hee Park

Tenor

South Korea

Soo-Ah Park

Soprano

South Korea

Phoenix Park-Kim

Piano

South Korea

Christopher Parkening

Guitar

USA

Patricia Parker [Missing Biography]

Mezzo-soprano

?

William Parker

Baritone

USA

Eric Parkin [Missing Biography]

Piano

England

Stefan Parkman

Tenor, Conductor

Sweden

David Parks

Tenor

USA

Nicholas Parle

Harpsichord

Australia

Le Parlement de Musique (LPDM)

Instrumental Ensemble

France

The Parley of Instruments

Instrumental Ensemble

England

Valentin Parli

Baas

Switzerland

Edward Parmentier

Harpsichord, Organ

USA

Parnassi musici

Perid-Instrument Ensemble

Germany

Paolo Paroni

Conductor

Italy

Andrew Parrott

Conductor

England

Paul Parsons

Harpsichord

England

William Parsons [Missing Biography]

Bass

?

Schirin Partowi

Contralto

Germany

Ian Partridge

Tenor

England

Lionel Party

Harpsichord

Chile

Alexandra Pashkova

Soprano

Ukraine

Anne Pashley

Soprano

England

Olga Pasiecznik

Soprano

Ukraine

Timothy Passetto

Baritone

USA

Les Passions de l'Ame

Baroque Orchestra

Switzerland

Harjo Pasveer

Bass

The Netherlands

Júlia Pászthy

Soprano

Hungary

Claudia Patacca

Soprano

The Netherlands

Káláman Pataky

Tenor

Hungary

Denis Patković

Accordion

Germany

Iain Paton

Tenor

Scotland, UK

Catherine Patriasz [Missing Biography]

Mezzo-soprano

?

Alberto Patron

Organ, Piano, Composer

Italy

Sophia Patsi

Contralto

Greece

Elizabeth C. Patterson

Choral Conductor

USA

Stuart Patterson

Tenor

Scotland, UK

Julius Patzak

Tenor

Austria

Christel Patzschke [Missing Biography]

Soprano

?

John Paul

Harpsichord, Lute-Harpsichord

USA

Thomas Paul

Bass

USA

Gianandrea Pauletta

Organ, Harpsichord

Italy

Pauliner Barockensemble (PBE)

Baroque Instrumental Ensemble

Germany

Alexandra Paulmichl

Mezzo-soprano

Germany

Melinda Paulsen

Mezzo-soprano, Contralto

USA

Ulf Friedrich Paulsen [Missing Biography]

Bass

?

Mia Pavlik [Missing Biography]

Soprano

?

Dora Pavlíková

Soprano

Czech Republic

Joseph Payne

Hrpsichord, Clavichord, Organ

China / England

Adrian Peacock

Bass, Conductor

England

Martin Pearlman

Conductor, Harpsichord

USA

Peter Pears

Tenor

England

Leslie Pearson

Harpsichord

England ?

Mark Pearson

Bass

USA

Patricia Pease

Mezzo-soprano

USA

Rebecca Pechefsky

Harpsichord

USA

Fiorella Pediconi

Soprano

Italy

Simone Pedroni

Piano

Italy

Mark Pedrotti

Baritone

New Zealand

Annely Peebo

Mezzo-soprano

EstoniaTiikmaa

Jan Peerce

Tenor

USA

Andreas Pehl

Counter-tenor

Germany

Patrick Peire

Conductor

Belgium

Gudrun Pelker

Mezzo-soprano

Germany

Frank Pelleg

Harpsichord

Austria-Hungary / Israel

Andrea Pellegrini

Mezzo-soprano

Denmark

Sarah Pelletier

Soprano, Piano, Choral Conductor

USA

Wilfrid Pelletier

Conductor, Piano

Canada

Antonio Pellizzari [Missing Biography]

Conductor

?

Pierangelo Pelucchi

Conductor

Italy

Rebecca Penneys

Piano

USA

Timothy Penrose

Counter-tenor

England

Guy Penson

Harpsichord

Belgium

Murray Perahia

Piano, Conductor

USA

Miklós Perényi

Cello

Hungary

Ricardo Peres

Piano

Brazil

Anastasiya Peretyahina

Soprano

Russia

Amor Lilia Pérez

Mezzo-soprano

Cuba / Italy

Carlos Pérez

Guitar

Chile

Linda Perillo

Soprano

Canada

Margarita Perkas > Margherita Perras

   

Hille Perl

Viola da gamba

Germany

Itzhak Perlman

Violin, Conductor

Israel

Navah Perlman

Piano

USA

Vlado Perlemuter

Piano

Russia / France

René Perler

Bass-Baritone

Switzerland

Alois Pernerstorfer

Bass-Baritone

Austria

Osvaldo Peroni

Tenor

Argentina

Margherita Perras

Soprano

Greece

Claudine Perret

Mezzo-soprano

Switzerland

Chantal Perrier-Layec [Missing Biography]

Harpsichord

?

Yvonne Perrin

Soprano

Switzerland

Maria Perrotta

Piano

Italy

Herbert Perry

Bass-Baritone

USA

Janet Perry

Soprano

USA

John Perry

Piano

USA

Nandani Persaud

Mezzo-soprano

USA

Miah Persson

Soprano

Sweden

Sergio Perticaroli

Piano

Italy

Zsuzsa Pertis

Harpsichord

Hungary

Michele Pertusi

Bass-Baritone

Italy

Roman Perucki

Organ

Poland

Cédric Pescia

Piano

Switzerland / France

Antonio Pessetto

Conductor, Organ

Italy

Yella Pessl

Harpsichord

Austria / USA

Thomas Peter [Missing Biography]

Baritone

?

Roberta Peters

Soprano

USA

Marlis Petersen

Soprano

Germany

E. Barr Peterson

Bass

USA

Charlene Peterson

Soprano

USA

Jason Paul Peterson

Piano

USA

Katherine Peterson

Piano, Violin

USA

Robert Petillo

Tenor

USA

Le Petit Concert Baroque (PCB)

Harpsichord Duo

France

La Petite Bande (LPB)

Baroque Instrumental & Choral Ensemble

Belgium

Stephanie Petitlaurent

Soprano

Germany

Marietta Petkova

Piano

Bulgaria

Mária Petrašovská

Mezzo-soprano

Slovakia

Emilia Petrescu [Missing Biography]

Soprano

Romania ?

Egon Petri

Piano

Germany

Nikolai Petrov

Piano

Russia

Boris Petrushansky

Piano

Russia / Italy

Martin Petzold

Tenor

Germany

Gundula Peyerl

Soprano

Germany

Oly Pfaff [Missing Biography]

Tenor

?

Werner Pfaff

Choral Conductor

Germany

Christian Pfeifer

Choral Conductor

Germany

Julius Pfeifer

Tenor

Germany

Ansgar Pfeiffer

Boy Soprano, Counter-tenor

Germany

Friedrich Pfeiffer

Boy Soprano, Horn

Austria

Kathrin Pfeiffer [Missing Biography]

Contralto

?

Thomas Pfeiffer

Baritone

Germany

Pfeiffer-Trompeten-Consort (PTC)

Trumpet Consort

Germany

Alfred Pfeifle

Tenor

Germany

Annelise Pflugbeil

Clavichord

Germany

Hans Pflugbeil

Conductor

Germany

Pforzheim Ensembles (Germany):

   

Bachorchester Pforzheim (BOP)

Orchestra

Germany

Pforzheim Chamber Orchestra (PCO)

Chamber Orchestra

Germany

Motettenchor Pforzheim (MCP)

Choir

Germany

Oratorienchor Pforzheim (OCP)

Choir

Germany

Südwestdeutsches Kammerorchester Pforzheim (SDKOP)

Chamber Orchestra

Germany

--

   

Brigitte Pfretzschner

Contralto

Germany

Nicholas Phan

Tenor

USA

Phantasm

Viol Consort

England

Phildalephia Ensembles (PA, USA):

   

Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia

Chamber Orchestra

USA

Philadelphia Orchestra

Symphony Orchestra

USA

Philadelphia Singers

Chamber Choir

USA

--

   

Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra (San Francisco) (PBO)

Baroque Orchestra

USA

Philharmonia Orchestra

Symphony Orchestra

England

Philharmonia Virtuosi of New York (PVNY)

Chamber Orchestra

USA

Philharmonischer Chor Köln (PCK)

Choir

Germany

Philip Jones Brass Ensemble (PJBE)

Brass Ensemble

England

Isidor Philipp

Piano

Hungary / France

Philipp-Nicolai-Kantorei Unna (PNKU)

Choir

Germany

Maria Philippi

Contralto

Germany

Sonja Philippin

Soprano

Germany

Sybille Philippin

Mezzo-soprano

Germany

Elizabeth Phillips

Soprano

USA

Margaret Phillips

Organ, Harpsichord

England

Mary Phillips

Mezzo-soprano

USA

Ruby Philogene

Mezzo-soprano

England

Philomusica of London (POL)

Chamber Orchestre

England

Paul Phoenix

Tenor

England

Luca Pianca

Lute

Switzerland - Italy

Erich Piasetzki

Organ

Germany

Sandrine Piau

Soprano

France

Marina Piccinini

Flute

Canada (?) / USA

Capella Piccola

Choir

Germany

Raphaël Pichon

Conductor, Counter-tenor

France

Edith Picht-Axenfeld

Harpsichord, Piano

Germany

Jeremy Pick

Baritone

USA

Philip Pickett

Conductor, Recorder

England

Francesco Piemontesi

Piano

Switzerland

Daniel-Ben Pienaar

Piano

South Africa

Enrico Pieranunzi

Piano

Italy

Eugene Pierce

Choral Conductor

USA

Jacqueline Pierce

Mezzo-soprano

USA

Philippe Pierlot

Music Director, Viola da Gamba

Belgium

Riitta Pietarinen

Soprano

Finland

Odile Pietti

Soprano

France

Giannicola Pigliucci

Bass

Italy

Matti Juhani Piipponen

Tenor

Finland

Robert Pikler

Conductor

Hungary / Australia

Roberta Pili

Piano

Italy

Catherine Pillonel-Bacchetta

Contralto

Switzerland

Cécile Pilorger

Contralto

France

Steffen-Christian Piltz

Bass

Germany

Ulla Pilz

Soprano

Austria

Leyla Pinar

Harpsichord

Turkey

Daniel Pincus

Tenor

USA

Doris Pines

Piano

USA

Karl Heinz Pinhammer [Missing Biography]

Baritone

?

Reginaldo Pinheiro

Tenor

Brazil

Pnina Pinkert-Inbar

Soprano

Germany / Israel

Daniel Pinkham

Conductor

USA

Trevor Pinnock

Conductor, Harpsichord

England

Rhoda Pinsley Levin

Piano

USA

Filipe Pinto-Ribeiro

Piano

Portugal

Luigi Piovano

Cello

Italy

Maria-João Pires

Piano

Portugal

Iñigo Pírfano

Conductor

Spain

Antonio Piricone

Harpsichord, Piano

Italy

Donald Pirnie [Missing Biography]

Baritone

?

Galina Pisarenko

Soprano

Russia

Hans Pischner

Harpsichord

Germany

Charlotte Pistor

Soprano

USA / Austria

Robert Pitcher

Tenor

USA

Steven Pitkanen

Baritone

Canada

Pascal Pittie

Tenor

The Netherlands

Pittsburgh Ensembles (Pennsylvania, USA):

   

Children's Festival Chorus of Pittsburgh (CFC)

Children’s Choir

USA

Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra (PSO)

Symphony Orchestra

USA

--

   

Gertrude Pitzinger

Contralto

Bohemia ?

Artur Pizarro

Piano

Portugal

José Pizarro

Tenor

Spain

Adam Plachetka

Bass-Baritone

Czech Republic

Cantoria Plagensis

Choir

Austria

Rita De Plancke

Contralto

Belgium

Nina Maria Plangg

Soprano

Austria

Alfred Planyavsky

Tenor, Double-bass

Austria

Sibylla Plate [Missing Biography]

Contralto

?

Wilma Pleiss [Missing Biography]

Contralto

?

Kaja Plessing

Mezzo-soprano

Germany

Mikhail Pletnev

Piano, Conductor

Russia

Joachim Pliquett

Trumpet, Musical Director

Germany

Paul Plishka

Bass

USA

Sybille Plocher-Ottersbach

Soprano

Germany

Hélène Plouffe

Violin, Viola, Viola d’amore

Canada

Jonathan Plowright

Piano

England

Hetty Plümacher

Mezzo-soprano, Contralto

Germany

The Plymouth Trio

Ensemble

USA

Jochanan Pniel

Baritone

Germany / Israel

Ewa Pobłocka

Piano

Poland

Kai Podack

Boy Soprano

Germany

Julian Podger

Tenor, Choral Conductor

England

Rachel Podger

Violin

England

Ewa Podleś

Contralto

Poland

Michel Podolski

Lute

Belgium

Günther Pods

Tenor

Germany

Alfred Poell

Baritone

Austria

Ivo Pogorelich

Piano

Croatia

Albrecht Pöhl

Baritone

Germany

Gisela Pohl

Mezzo-soprano

Germany

Johannes Pohl

Boy Soprano

Germany

Daniel Pohnert

Tenor, Baritone

Germany

George Poinar

Conductor, Violin

Romania / USA

Réjean Poirier

Harpsichord, Organ

Canada

Helmut Pojunke [Missing Biography]

Bass

?

Barbara Polášek

Guitar

Germany (?)

Brett Polegato

Baritone

Canada

László Polgar

Bass

Hungary

John Polhamus

Baritone

USA

Polifonia Students’ Choir of Kalisz

Choir

Poland

I Polifonici Vicentini

Chamber Choir

Italy

Polish Chamber Orchestra

Chamber Orchestra

Poland

Polish Radio Chamber Orchestra (OKPR = Orkiestra Kameralna Polskiego Radia Amadeus)

Chamber Orchestra

Poland

Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra (PNRSO)

Symphony Orchestra

USA

Yair Polishuk [Polishook]

Baritone

Israel

Daniel Pollack

Piano

USA

Maurizio Pollini

Piano

Italy

Pablo Pollitzer

Tenor

Argentina

Polnische Kammerphilharmonie (PKP)

Chamber Orchestra

Poland

Hermann Christian Polster

Bass

Germany

Polyphony

Vocal Ensemble

England

Robert Pomakov

Bass

Canada

Max Pommer

Conductor

Germany

Hanns Pommerien

Baritone

Germany

Wilhelm Pommerien [Missing Biography]

Bass

?

Jean-Bernard Pommier

Piano

France

Pierre-Dominique Ponnelle

Conductor

?

Svetlana Ponomarëva

Piano

Russia

Marcel Ponseele

Oboe, Conductor

Belgium

David Ponsford

Organ, Harpsichord

Wales, UK

Joël Pontet

Harpsichord

France

Michael Ponti

Piano

Germany / USA

Roland Pöntinen

Piano

Sweden

Hans Pootjes

Bass

The Netherlands

Ruth Popeski (Daigon)

Soprano

Canada / USA

Annamaria Popescu

Mezzo-soprano

Canada / Italy

Elisabeth Popien

Contralto

Germany

Ralf Popken

Counter-tenor

Germany

Ross Pople

Cello, Conductor

New Zealand / England

Georg Poplutz

Tenor

Germany

Lucia Popp

Soprano

Slovakia / Austria

Christoph Poppen

Conductor, Baroque Violin

Germany

Elizabeth de la Porte

Harpsichord

South Africa

Kim Porter

Mezzo-soprano

England

Potland Ensembles (Oregon, USA):

   

Portland Baroque Orchestra

Baroque Orchestra

USA

Bach Cantata Choir, Portland, Oregon (BCCPO)

Choir & Orchestra

USA

--

Ruža Pospiš-Baldani

Mezzo-soprano

Croatia (former Yugoslavia)

Berthold Possemeyer

Bass

Germany

André Post

Tenor

The Netherlands

Andreas Post

Tenor

Germany

Samuel Post

Piano

USA

Viktoria Postnikova

Piano

Russia

Charles Pott

Bass-Baritone

England

Alex Potter

Counter-tenor

England

John Potter

Tenor

England

Jutta Potthoff

Soprano

Germany

Isabelle Poulenard

Soprano

France

Chris Pouw

Conductor

The Netherlands

Stephen Powell

Baritone

USA

Margot Power

Soprano

USA

Elena Pozhidaeva

Contralto, Mezzo-soprano

Russia

Mary Ellen Pracht

Soprano

USA

Wagner Stefani d'Aragona Malheiro Prado [Missing Biography]

Piano

Brazil

Prague Ensembles (Czech Republic):

   

Ars Rediviva of Prague

Chamber Ensemble

Czechoslovakia

Bambini di Praga (BDP)

Children's Choir

Czechoslovakia

Prague Chamber Orchestra (PKO)

Chamber Orchestra

Czechoslovakia

Concertino Prague

Instrumental Ensemble

Czech Republic

Prague Madrigal Singers

Vocal & Instrumental Ensemble

Czechoslovakia

Prague Philharmonia

Chamber Orchestra

Czechoslovakia

Prague Philharmonic Choir (PPC)

Choir

Czechoslovakia

Virtuosi di Praga (VDP)

Chamber Orchestra

Czechoslovakia

--

   

Norbert Prasser

Tenor

Austria

Jorge Luis Prats

Piano

Cuba

Awadagin Pratt

Piano

USA

Daniel Pratt [Missing Biography]

Baritone

?

Rudolf Preckwinkel [Missing Biography]

Bass

Germany

Christoph Prégardien

Tenor

Germany

Julian Prégardien

Tenor

Germany

Johann-Werner Prein

Bass

Austria

Gottfried Preinfalk [Missing Biography]

Conductor

Austria

Michaela Prentl

Choral Conductor, Organ

Germany

Sofya Preobrazhenskaya

Mezzo-sorano

Russia

Kurt Prestel [Missing Biography]

Chorus Master

?

Simon Preston

Conductor, Organ, Harpsichord

England

Stephen Preston

Flute

England

Emma Preston-Dunlop

Soprano

England

Georges Prêtre

Conductor

France

Hermann Prey

Bass-Baritone

Germany

Stefan Preyer [Missing Biography]

Boy Soprano

?

Vito Priante

Bass

Italy

Christina Price

Soprano

USA

David Price

Tenor

USA

Leontyne Price

Soprano

USA

Elisabeth Priday

Soprano

England

Margaret Pride

Choral Conductor

Australia

John Priebe [Missing Biography]

Tenor

?

Pamela Priestly-Smith [Missing Biography]

Soprano

?

Brian Priestman

Conductor

England

Vassily Primakov

Piano

Russia

Princeton Trinity Chorus

Choir

USA

Sonia Prina

Contralto

Italy

Princeton High School Choir (PHSC)

Choir

USA

Anna Princeva

Soprano

Russia / Italy

Katie Pringle [Missing Biography]

Soprano

?

Nick Pritchard

Tenor

England

Rosemarie Pritzkat

Choral Conductor, Organ

Germany

Chœur Pro Arte de Laussane (CPAL) [Missing Biography]

Choir

Switzerland

Pro Arte Orchestra, Munich (PAOM)

Chamber Orchestra

Germany

Pro Arte Singers (PAS)

Vocal Ensemble

USA

Bruno Procopio

Harpsichord

Brazil

Norma Procter

Contralto

England

Max Proebstl

Bass

Germany

Harald Pröglhöf

Bass-Baritone

Austria (?)

Anna Prohaska

Soprano

Germany / Austria

Felix Prohaska

Conductor

Austria

Karl Prokopetz

Tenor, Conductor

Germany

Franns von Promnitzau

Organ

Germany

Corrie Pronk

Contralto

The Netherlands

Daniel Propper

Piano

Sweden / France

Malcolm Proud

Harpsichord

Ireland

Richard Proulx

Choral Conductpr, Organ

USA

Simon Proulx

Guitar

Canada

Svetla Protich

Piano

Bulgaria

Marina Prudenskaja

Mezzo-soprano

Russia

Ute Pruggmayer-Philipp

Piano

Germany

Julius Prüwer

Conductor

Austria

Publick Musick

Instrumental & Vocal Ensemble

USA

Katharina Pugh [Missing Biography]

Contralto

?

Sabine Puhlmann

Soprano

Germany

Ensemble Pulcinella

Instrumental & Vocal Ensemble

France

Purcell Choir

Choir

Hungary

Douglas Purcel [Missing Biography]l

Tenor

?

Purcell Quartet (PQ)

Chamber Instrumental Ensemble

England

William Purefoy

Counter-tenor

England

Christopher Purves

Bass

England

Graham Pushee

Counter-tenor

Australia

Kazimierz Pustelak

Tenor

Poland

Burkhard v. Puttkamer

Baritone

Germany

Ruth-Margret Pütz

Soprano

Germany

Elja Puukko

Baritone

Finland

Rafael Puyana

Harpsichord

Colombia

Ensemble Pygmalion

Vocal & Instrumental Ensemble

France

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