Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Rinaldo: Or la tromba in suon festante
Georg Friedrich Händel 4:03
2 Giulio Cesare in Egitto: Va tacito e nascosto
Georg Friedrich Händel 5:56
3 Serse: Frondi tenere... Ombra mai fu
Georg Friedrich Händel 3:38
4 Giustino: Chi mi chiama alla gloria?...Se parla nel nio cor
Georg Friedrich Händel 5:53
5 Alcina: Verdi prati
Georg Friedrich Händel 4:07
6 Rodelinda, regina de' Longobardi: Vivi tiranno
Georg Friedrich Händel 5:46
7 Mitridate, re di Ponto: Venga pur, minacci e frema
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 8:03
8 Mitridate, re di Ponto: Va, va, l'error mio palesa
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 3:33
9 Mitridate, re di Ponto: Ah giacchè son tradito
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 3:39
10 Mitridate, re di Ponto: Vadasi...già dagli occhi il velo è tolto
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 8:48
11 Mitridate, re di Ponto: Ombra felice!...Io ti lascio, e questo addio
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 7:23

Credits

CD 1

composer:
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (tracks 4–6)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (tracks 7–11)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1711) (track 1)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1724) (track 2)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1737-12-26 – 1738-01-09) (track 3)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1738) (track 3)
conductor:
Hartmut Haenchen (1986-11 – 1987-06) (tracks 1–11)
countertenor vocals:
Jochen Kowalski (countertenor) (1986-11 – 1987-06) (tracks 1–11)
librettist:
Vittorio Amedeo Cigna-Santi (tracks 7–10)
Nicola Francesco Haym (tracks 2, 6)
orchestra:
Kammerorchester Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach (1986-11 – 1987-06) (tracks 1–11)
recorded at:
VEB Deutsche Schallplatten DDR (1986-11 – 1987-06) (tracks 1–11)
arrangements:
Largo from "Xerxes" (for violin, harp, organ and strings, arr. Hellmesberger) (track 3)
Serse, HWV 40: Atto I. Arioso "Ombra mai fù" (catch-all for arrangements) (track 3)
is the basis for:
Crux fidelis (track 3)
later translated versions:
Xerxès HWV 40 : Largo "Bois de lent oubli" (french version) (track 3)
part of:
Serse, HWV 40: Atto I (tracks 3, 3)
recording of:
Alcina, HWV 34: Atto II. "Verdi prati" (Ruggiero) (1986-11 – 1987-06) (track 5)
Rinaldo, HWV 7: Atto III. "Or la tromba" (Rinaldo) (1986-11 – 1987-06) (track 1)
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on Romance (track 3)

Release

ASIN: US: B000001WLR [info]