Alceste

~ Release by Georg Friedrich Händel (see all versions of this release, 1 available)

Tracklist

CD 1
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1Ouverture
sound engineer:
Ben Connellan
producer:
Rachel Smith (engineer, editor, producer)
solo bass-baritone vocals:
Andrew Foster-Williams (bass-baritone)
solo soprano vocals:
Lucy Crowe (soprano)
solo tenor vocals:
Benjamin Hulett (tenor)
orchestra:
Early Opera Company (Dir: Christian Curnyn)
conductor:
Christian Curnyn (conductor)
recorded at:
St. Jude-on-the-Hill in Barnet, London (Greater London, which includes the City of London), England, United Kingdom (from 2011-11-07 until 2011-11-08)
partial recording of:
Alceste, HWV 45
composer:
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (from 1749-12-27 until 1750-01-08)
part of:
Händel-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: HWV 45)
5:04
2Grand Entrée
sound engineer:
Ben Connellan
producer:
Rachel Smith (engineer, editor, producer)
solo bass-baritone vocals:
Andrew Foster-Williams (bass-baritone)
solo soprano vocals:
Lucy Crowe (soprano)
solo tenor vocals:
Benjamin Hulett (tenor)
orchestra:
Early Opera Company (Dir: Christian Curnyn)
conductor:
Christian Curnyn (conductor)
recorded at:
St. Jude-on-the-Hill in Barnet, London (Greater London, which includes the City of London), England, United Kingdom (from 2011-11-07 until 2011-11-08)
partial recording of:
Alceste, HWV 45
composer:
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (from 1749-12-27 until 1750-01-08)
part of:
Händel-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: HWV 45)
1:58
3Accompagnato (Tenor) - 'Ye happy people'
sound engineer:
Ben Connellan
producer:
Rachel Smith (engineer, editor, producer)
solo bass-baritone vocals:
Andrew Foster-Williams (bass-baritone)
solo soprano vocals:
Lucy Crowe (soprano)
solo tenor vocals:
Benjamin Hulett (tenor)
orchestra:
Early Opera Company (Dir: Christian Curnyn)
conductor:
Christian Curnyn (conductor)
recorded at:
St. Jude-on-the-Hill in Barnet, London (Greater London, which includes the City of London), England, United Kingdom (from 2011-11-07 until 2011-11-08)
partial recording of:
Alceste, HWV 45
composer:
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (from 1749-12-27 until 1750-01-08)
part of:
Händel-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: HWV 45)
0:22
4Solo and Chorus - 'Triumph, Hymen, in the pair'
sound engineer:
Ben Connellan
producer:
Rachel Smith (engineer, editor, producer)
choir vocals:
Early Opera Company (Dir: Christian Curnyn)
solo bass-baritone vocals:
Andrew Foster-Williams (bass-baritone)
solo soprano vocals:
Lucy Crowe (soprano)
solo tenor vocals:
Benjamin Hulett (tenor)
orchestra:
Early Opera Company (Dir: Christian Curnyn)
conductor:
Christian Curnyn (conductor)
recorded at:
St. Jude-on-the-Hill in Barnet, London (Greater London, which includes the City of London), England, United Kingdom (from 2011-11-07 until 2011-11-08)
partial recording of:
Alceste, HWV 45
composer:
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (from 1749-12-27 until 1750-01-08)
part of:
Händel-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: HWV 45)
2:34
5Solo (Soprano) and Chorus - 'Still caressing, and caress'd'
sound engineer:
Ben Connellan
producer:
Rachel Smith (engineer, editor, producer)
choir vocals:
Early Opera Company (Dir: Christian Curnyn)
solo bass-baritone vocals:
Andrew Foster-Williams (bass-baritone)
solo soprano vocals:
Lucy Crowe (soprano)
solo tenor vocals:
Benjamin Hulett (tenor)
orchestra:
Early Opera Company (Dir: Christian Curnyn)
conductor:
Christian Curnyn (conductor)
recorded at:
St. Jude-on-the-Hill in Barnet, London (Greater London, which includes the City of London), England, United Kingdom (from 2011-11-07 until 2011-11-08)
partial recording of:
Alceste, HWV 45
composer:
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (from 1749-12-27 until 1750-01-08)
part of:
Händel-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: HWV 45)
2:35
6Air (Tenor) - 'Ye swift minutes as ye fly'
sound engineer:
Ben Connellan
producer:
Rachel Smith (engineer, editor, producer)
solo bass-baritone vocals:
Andrew Foster-Williams (bass-baritone)
solo soprano vocals:
Lucy Crowe (soprano)
solo tenor vocals:
Benjamin Hulett (tenor)
orchestra:
Early Opera Company (Dir: Christian Curnyn)
conductor:
Christian Curnyn (conductor)
recorded at:
St. Jude-on-the-Hill in Barnet, London (Greater London, which includes the City of London), England, United Kingdom (from 2011-11-07 until 2011-11-08)
partial recording of:
Alceste, HWV 45
composer:
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (from 1749-12-27 until 1750-01-08)
part of:
Händel-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: HWV 45)
3:28
7Chorus - 'O bless, ye pow'rs above'
sound engineer:
Ben Connellan
producer:
Rachel Smith (engineer, editor, producer)
choir vocals:
Early Opera Company (Dir: Christian Curnyn)
solo bass-baritone vocals:
Andrew Foster-Williams (bass-baritone)
solo soprano vocals:
Lucy Crowe (soprano)
solo tenor vocals:
Benjamin Hulett (tenor)
orchestra:
Early Opera Company (Dir: Christian Curnyn)
conductor:
Christian Curnyn (conductor)
recorded at:
St. Jude-on-the-Hill in Barnet, London (Greater London, which includes the City of London), England, United Kingdom (from 2011-11-07 until 2011-11-08)
partial recording of:
Alceste, HWV 45
composer:
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (from 1749-12-27 until 1750-01-08)
part of:
Händel-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: HWV 45)
2:01
8Air (Soprano) - 'Gentle Morpheus, son of night'
sound engineer:
Ben Connellan
producer:
Rachel Smith (engineer, editor, producer)
solo bass-baritone vocals:
Andrew Foster-Williams (bass-baritone)
solo soprano vocals:
Lucy Crowe (soprano)
solo tenor vocals:
Benjamin Hulett (tenor)
orchestra:
Early Opera Company (Dir: Christian Curnyn)
conductor:
Christian Curnyn (conductor)
recorded at:
St. Jude-on-the-Hill in Barnet, London (Greater London, which includes the City of London), England, United Kingdom (from 2011-11-07 until 2011-11-08)
partial recording of:
Alceste, HWV 45
composer:
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (from 1749-12-27 until 1750-01-08)
part of:
Händel-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: HWV 45)
8:08
9Sinfonia from Admeto, re di Tessaglia
sound engineer:
Ben Connellan
producer:
Rachel Smith (engineer, editor, producer)
solo bass-baritone vocals:
Andrew Foster-Williams (bass-baritone)
solo soprano vocals:
Lucy Crowe (soprano)
solo tenor vocals:
Benjamin Hulett (tenor)
orchestra:
Early Opera Company (Dir: Christian Curnyn)
conductor:
Christian Curnyn (conductor)
recorded at:
St. Jude-on-the-Hill in Barnet, London (Greater London, which includes the City of London), England, United Kingdom (from 2011-11-07 until 2011-11-08)
partial recording of:
Alceste, HWV 45
composer:
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (from 1749-12-27 until 1750-01-08)
part of:
Händel-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: HWV 45)
1:18
10Air (Bass) - 'Ye fleeting shades, I come'
sound engineer:
Ben Connellan
producer:
Rachel Smith (engineer, editor, producer)
solo bass-baritone vocals:
Andrew Foster-Williams (bass-baritone)
solo soprano vocals:
Lucy Crowe (soprano)
solo tenor vocals:
Benjamin Hulett (tenor)
orchestra:
Early Opera Company (Dir: Christian Curnyn)
conductor:
Christian Curnyn (conductor)
recorded at:
St. Jude-on-the-Hill in Barnet, London (Greater London, which includes the City of London), England, United Kingdom (from 2011-11-07 until 2011-11-08)
partial recording of:
Alceste, HWV 45
composer:
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (from 1749-12-27 until 1750-01-08)
part of:
Händel-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: HWV 45)
4:19
11Chorus - 'Thrice happy who in life excel'
sound engineer:
Ben Connellan
producer:
Rachel Smith (engineer, editor, producer)
choir vocals:
Early Opera Company (Dir: Christian Curnyn)
solo bass-baritone vocals:
Andrew Foster-Williams (bass-baritone)
solo soprano vocals:
Lucy Crowe (soprano)
solo tenor vocals:
Benjamin Hulett (tenor)
orchestra:
Early Opera Company (Dir: Christian Curnyn)
conductor:
Christian Curnyn (conductor)
recorded at:
St. Jude-on-the-Hill in Barnet, London (Greater London, which includes the City of London), England, United Kingdom (from 2011-11-07 until 2011-11-08)
partial recording of:
Alceste, HWV 45
composer:
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (from 1749-12-27 until 1750-01-08)
part of:
Händel-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: HWV 45)
1:58
12Air (Tenor) - 'Enjoy the sweet Elysian grove'
sound engineer:
Ben Connellan
producer:
Rachel Smith (engineer, editor, producer)
solo bass-baritone vocals:
Andrew Foster-Williams (bass-baritone)
solo soprano vocals:
Lucy Crowe (soprano)
solo tenor vocals:
Benjamin Hulett (tenor)
orchestra:
Early Opera Company (Dir: Christian Curnyn)
conductor:
Christian Curnyn (conductor)
recorded at:
St. Jude-on-the-Hill in Barnet, London (Greater London, which includes the City of London), England, United Kingdom (from 2011-11-07 until 2011-11-08)
partial recording of:
Alceste, HWV 45
composer:
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (from 1749-12-27 until 1750-01-08)
part of:
Händel-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: HWV 45)
5:14
13Passacaille from Radamisto
sound engineer:
Ben Connellan
producer:
Rachel Smith (engineer, editor, producer)
solo bass-baritone vocals:
Andrew Foster-Williams (bass-baritone)
solo soprano vocals:
Lucy Crowe (soprano)
solo tenor vocals:
Benjamin Hulett (tenor)
orchestra:
Early Opera Company (Dir: Christian Curnyn)
conductor:
Christian Curnyn (conductor)
recorded at:
St. Jude-on-the-Hill in Barnet, London (Greater London, which includes the City of London), England, United Kingdom (from 2011-11-07 until 2011-11-08)
partial recording of:
Alceste, HWV 45
composer:
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (from 1749-12-27 until 1750-01-08)
part of:
Händel-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: HWV 45)
4:43
14Si replica il Coro precedente 'Thrice happy'
sound engineer:
Ben Connellan
producer:
Rachel Smith (engineer, editor, producer)
choir vocals:
Early Opera Company (Dir: Christian Curnyn)
solo bass-baritone vocals:
Andrew Foster-Williams (bass-baritone)
solo soprano vocals:
Lucy Crowe (soprano)
solo tenor vocals:
Benjamin Hulett (tenor)
orchestra:
Early Opera Company (Dir: Christian Curnyn)
conductor:
Christian Curnyn (conductor)
recorded at:
St. Jude-on-the-Hill in Barnet, London (Greater London, which includes the City of London), England, United Kingdom (from 2011-11-07 until 2011-11-08)
partial recording of:
Alceste, HWV 45
composer:
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (from 1749-12-27 until 1750-01-08)
part of:
Händel-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: HWV 45)
1:59
15Air (Soprano) - 'Come, fancy empress of the brain'
sound engineer:
Ben Connellan
producer:
Rachel Smith (engineer, editor, producer)
solo bass-baritone vocals:
Andrew Foster-Williams (bass-baritone)
solo soprano vocals:
Lucy Crowe (soprano)
solo tenor vocals:
Benjamin Hulett (tenor)
orchestra:
Early Opera Company (Dir: Christian Curnyn)
conductor:
Christian Curnyn (conductor)
recorded at:
St. Jude-on-the-Hill in Barnet, London (Greater London, which includes the City of London), England, United Kingdom (from 2011-11-07 until 2011-11-08)
partial recording of:
Alceste, HWV 45
composer:
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (from 1749-12-27 until 1750-01-08)
part of:
Händel-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: HWV 45)
5:34
16Symphony and Accompagnato (Tenor) - 'He comes, he rises from below'
sound engineer:
Ben Connellan
producer:
Rachel Smith (engineer, editor, producer)
solo bass-baritone vocals:
Andrew Foster-Williams (bass-baritone)
solo soprano vocals:
Lucy Crowe (soprano)
solo tenor vocals:
Benjamin Hulett (tenor)
orchestra:
Early Opera Company (Dir: Christian Curnyn)
conductor:
Christian Curnyn (conductor)
recorded at:
St. Jude-on-the-Hill in Barnet, London (Greater London, which includes the City of London), England, United Kingdom (from 2011-11-07 until 2011-11-08)
partial recording of:
Alceste, HWV 45
composer:
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (from 1749-12-27 until 1750-01-08)
part of:
Händel-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: HWV 45)
1:25
17Chorus - 'All hail, thou mighty son of Jove'
sound engineer:
Ben Connellan
producer:
Rachel Smith (engineer, editor, producer)
choir vocals:
Early Opera Company (Dir: Christian Curnyn)
solo bass-baritone vocals:
Andrew Foster-Williams (bass-baritone)
solo soprano vocals:
Lucy Crowe (soprano)
solo tenor vocals:
Benjamin Hulett (tenor)
orchestra:
Early Opera Company (Dir: Christian Curnyn)
conductor:
Christian Curnyn (conductor)
recorded at:
St. Jude-on-the-Hill in Barnet, London (Greater London, which includes the City of London), England, United Kingdom (from 2011-11-07 until 2011-11-08)
partial recording of:
Alceste, HWV 45
composer:
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (from 1749-12-27 until 1750-01-08)
part of:
Händel-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: HWV 45)
2:11
18Symphony, Larghetto
sound engineer:
Ben Connellan
producer:
Rachel Smith (engineer, editor, producer)
solo bass-baritone vocals:
Andrew Foster-Williams (bass-baritone)
solo soprano vocals:
Lucy Crowe (soprano)
solo tenor vocals:
Benjamin Hulett (tenor)
orchestra:
Early Opera Company (Dir: Christian Curnyn)
conductor:
Christian Curnyn (conductor)
recorded at:
St. Jude-on-the-Hill in Barnet, London (Greater London, which includes the City of London), England, United Kingdom (from 2011-11-07 until 2011-11-08)
partial recording of:
Alceste, HWV 45
composer:
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (from 1749-12-27 until 1750-01-08)
part of:
Händel-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: HWV 45)
1:56
19Recitative (Tenor) - 'From high Olympus' top, the seat of God'
sound engineer:
Ben Connellan
producer:
Rachel Smith (engineer, editor, producer)
solo bass-baritone vocals:
Andrew Foster-Williams (bass-baritone)
solo soprano vocals:
Lucy Crowe (soprano)
solo tenor vocals:
Benjamin Hulett (tenor)
orchestra:
Early Opera Company (Dir: Christian Curnyn)
conductor:
Christian Curnyn (conductor)
recorded at:
St. Jude-on-the-Hill in Barnet, London (Greater London, which includes the City of London), England, United Kingdom (from 2011-11-07 until 2011-11-08)
partial recording of:
Alceste, HWV 45
composer:
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (from 1749-12-27 until 1750-01-08)
part of:
Händel-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: HWV 45)
0:45
20Air (Tenor) - 'Tune your harps, all ye Nine'
sound engineer:
Ben Connellan
producer:
Rachel Smith (engineer, editor, producer)
solo bass-baritone vocals:
Andrew Foster-Williams (bass-baritone)
solo soprano vocals:
Lucy Crowe (soprano)
solo tenor vocals:
Benjamin Hulett (tenor)
orchestra:
Early Opera Company (Dir: Christian Curnyn)
conductor:
Christian Curnyn (conductor)
recorded at:
St. Jude-on-the-Hill in Barnet, London (Greater London, which includes the City of London), England, United Kingdom (from 2011-11-07 until 2011-11-08)
partial recording of:
Alceste, HWV 45
composer:
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (from 1749-12-27 until 1750-01-08)
part of:
Händel-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: HWV 45)
1:44
21Ballo Primo, Un peu lentement
sound engineer:
Ben Connellan
producer:
Rachel Smith (engineer, editor, producer)
solo bass-baritone vocals:
Andrew Foster-Williams (bass-baritone)
solo soprano vocals:
Lucy Crowe (soprano)
solo tenor vocals:
Benjamin Hulett (tenor)
orchestra:
Early Opera Company (Dir: Christian Curnyn)
conductor:
Christian Curnyn (conductor)
recorded at:
St. Jude-on-the-Hill in Barnet, London (Greater London, which includes the City of London), England, United Kingdom (from 2011-11-07 until 2011-11-08)
partial recording of:
Alceste, HWV 45
composer:
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (from 1749-12-27 until 1750-01-08)
part of:
Händel-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: HWV 45)
1:49
22L'Ultimo Ball / Entra il Coro ultimo
sound engineer:
Ben Connellan
producer:
Rachel Smith (engineer, editor, producer)
solo bass-baritone vocals:
Andrew Foster-Williams (bass-baritone)
solo soprano vocals:
Lucy Crowe (soprano)
solo tenor vocals:
Benjamin Hulett (tenor)
orchestra:
Early Opera Company (Dir: Christian Curnyn)
conductor:
Christian Curnyn (conductor)
recorded at:
St. Jude-on-the-Hill in Barnet, London (Greater London, which includes the City of London), England, United Kingdom (from 2011-11-07 until 2011-11-08)
partial recording of:
Alceste, HWV 45
composer:
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (from 1749-12-27 until 1750-01-08)
part of:
Händel-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: HWV 45)
0:56
23Chorus - 'Triumph, thou son of Jove'
sound engineer:
Ben Connellan
producer:
Rachel Smith (engineer, editor, producer)
choir vocals:
Early Opera Company (Dir: Christian Curnyn)
solo bass-baritone vocals:
Andrew Foster-Williams (bass-baritone)
solo soprano vocals:
Lucy Crowe (soprano)
solo tenor vocals:
Benjamin Hulett (tenor)
orchestra:
Early Opera Company (Dir: Christian Curnyn)
conductor:
Christian Curnyn (conductor)
recorded at:
St. Jude-on-the-Hill in Barnet, London (Greater London, which includes the City of London), England, United Kingdom (from 2011-11-07 until 2011-11-08)
partial recording of:
Alceste, HWV 45
composer:
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (from 1749-12-27 until 1750-01-08)
part of:
Händel-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: HWV 45)
1:16