Annotation

Cast

Giulio Cesare: Jennifer Larmore
Cornelia: Bernarda Fink
Cleopatra: Barbara Schlick
Tolomeo: Derek Lee Ragin
Curio: Olivier Lallouette
Sesto: Marianne Rørholm
Achilla: Furio Zanasi
Nireno: Dominique Visse

Recording: July 1991, Grand Studio of Deutschlandfunk, Köln

Annotation last modified on 2019-04-06 05:49 .

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Giulio Cesare: Ouverture Georg Friedrich Händel 3:03
2 Giulio Cesare: Atto I, Scena I. Coro "Viva il nostro Alcide" Georg Friedrich Händel 1:38
3 Giulio Cesare: Atto I, Scena I. Aria "Presti omai" (Cesare) Georg Friedrich Händel 6:14
4 Giulio Cesare: Atto I, Scena III. Aria "Empio, dirò" (Cesare) Georg Friedrich Händel 5:21
5 Giulio Cesare: Atto I, Scena IV. Aria "Priva son d'ogni conforto" (Cornelia) Georg Friedrich Händel 6:43
6 Giulio Cesare: Atto I, Scena IV. Aria "Svegliatevi nel core" (Sesto) Georg Friedrich Händel 7:00
7 Giulio Cesare: Atto I, Scena V. Aria "Non disperar" (Cleopatra) Georg Friedrich Händel 5:22
8 Giulio Cesare: Atto I, Scena VI. Aria "L'empio, sleale" (Tolomeo) Georg Friedrich Händel 3:38
9 Giulio Cesare: Atto I, Scena VII. Aria "Alma del gran Pompeo" (Cesare) Georg Friedrich Händel 6:06
10 Giulio Cesare: Atto I, Scena VII. Aria "Non è si vago" (Cesare) Georg Friedrich Händel 4:54
11 Giulio Cesare: Atto I, Scena VII. Aria "Tutto può" (Cleopatra) Georg Friedrich Händel 6:04
12 Giulio Cesare: Atto I, Scena VIII. Aria "Nel tuo seno" (Cornelia) Georg Friedrich Händel 5:56
13 Giulio Cesare: Atto I, Scena VIII. Aria "Cara speme" (Sesto) Georg Friedrich Händel 5:42
14 Giulio Cesare: Atto I, Scena VIII. Aria "Tu la mia stella" (Cleopatra) Georg Friedrich Händel 5:16
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Giulio Cesare: Atto I, Scena IX. "Cesare, alla tua destra" (Tolomeo) - Aria "Va tacito" (Cesare) Georg Friedrich Händel 10:32
2 Giulio Cesare: Atto I, Scena XI. Aria "Tu sei il cor" (Achilla) Georg Friedrich Händel 5:34
3 Giulio Cesare: Atto I, Scena XI. Duetto "Son nata a lagrimar" (Cornelia & Sesto) Georg Friedrich Händel 7:44
4 Giulio Cesare: Atto II, Scena I. "Eseguisti, o Niren" (Cleopatra) Georg Friedrich Händel 2:05
5 Giulio Cesare: Atto II, Scena II. Sinfonia Georg Friedrich Händel 2:30
6 Giulio Cesare: Atto II, Scena II. Aria "V'adoro, pupille" (Cleopatra) Georg Friedrich Händel 6:45
7 Giulio Cesare: Atto II, Scena II. Aria "Se in fiorito" (Cesare) Georg Friedrich Händel 7:49
8 Giulio Cesare: Atto II, Scena III. Georg Friedrich Händel 4:19
9 Giulio Cesare: Atto II, Scena IV. Aria "Se a me non sei crudele" (Achilla) Georg Friedrich Händel 4:20
10 Giulio Cesare: Atto II, Scena IV. Aria "Si spietata" (Tolomeo) Georg Friedrich Händel 5:18
11 Giulio Cesare: Atto II, Scena VI. Aria "Cessa omai" (Cornelia) Georg Friedrich Händel 3:38
12 Giulio Cesare: Atto II, Scena VI. Aria "L'angue offeso" (Sesto) Georg Friedrich Händel 5:42
13 Giulio Cesare: Atto II, Scena VII. Aria "Venere bella" (Cleopatra) Georg Friedrich Händel 8:14
14 Giulio Cesare: Atto II, Scena VIII. Aria "Al lampo dell'armi" (Cesare) Georg Friedrich Händel 3:35
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Giulio Cesare: Atto II, Scena VIII. "Che sento?" (Cleopatra) - Aria "Se pietà" (Cleopatra) Georg Friedrich Händel 10:00
2 Giulio Cesare: Atto II, Scena IX. Aria "Belle dee" (Tolomeo) Georg Friedrich Händel 5:50
3 Giulio Cesare: Atto II, Scena XI. Aria "L'aura che spira" (Sesto) Georg Friedrich Händel 5:18
4 Giulio Cesare: Atto III, Scena I. Aria "Dal fulgor" (Achilla) Georg Friedrich Händel 3:32
5 Giulio Cesare: Atto III, Scena II. Sinfonia Georg Friedrich Händel 1:30
6 Giulio Cesare: Atto III, Scena II. Aria "Domerò" (Tolomeo) Georg Friedrich Händel 3:58
7 Giulio Cesare: Atto III, Scena III. "E pur cosi" (Cleopatra) - Aria "Piangerò" (Cleopatra) Georg Friedrich Händel 7:03
8 Giulio Cesare: Atto III, Scena IV. Aria "Dall'ondoso" (Cesare) - Aria "Aure, deh, per pietà" (Cesare) Georg Friedrich Händel 12:04
9 Giulio Cesare: Atto III, Scena IV. Aria "Quel torrente" (Cesare) Georg Friedrich Händel 4:49
10 Giulio Cesare: Atto III, Scena V. Aria "La giustizia" (Sesto) Georg Friedrich Händel 3:46
11 Giulio Cesare: Atto III, Scena VI. "Voi, che mie fide ancelle" (Cleopatra) Georg Friedrich Händel 4:14
12 Giulio Cesare: Atto III, Scena VI. Aria "Da tempeste" (Cleopatra) Georg Friedrich Händel 8:20
13 Giulio Cesare: Atto III, Scena VIII. Aria "Non ha più" (Cornelia) Georg Friedrich Händel 3:32
CD 4
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Giulio Cesare: Atto II, Scena ultima. Sinfonia Georg Friedrich Händel 5:22
2 Giulio Cesare: Atto II, Scena ultima. Duetto "Caro / Bella" (Cleopatra & Cesare) Georg Friedrich Händel 5:37
3 Giulio Cesare: Atto II, Scena ultima. Coro "Ritorni omai" Georg Friedrich Händel 3:04
4 Appendice: Aria "Qui perde un momento" (Nireno) (Londres, février 1725, réf. RM19 c7) Georg Friedrich Händel 4:25

Credits

CD 1

composer:
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (tracks 4–8, 10, 13–14)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1724) (tracks 1–3, 9, 11–12)
conductor:
René Jacobs (conductor) (1991-07) (tracks 1–14)
contralto vocals [Cesare]:
Jennifer Larmore (1991-07) (tracks 3–4, 9–10)
countertenor vocals [Tolomeo]:
Derek Lee Ragin (countertenor) (1991-07) (track 8)
librettist:
Nicola Francesco Haym (tracks 2–14)
mezzo-soprano vocals [Cornelia]:
Bernarda Fink (mezzo soprano) (1991-07) (tracks 5, 12)
orchestra:
Concerto Köln (1991-07) (tracks 1–14)
soprano vocals [Cleopatra]:
Barbara Schlick (soprano) (1991-07) (tracks 7, 11, 14)
soprano vocals [Sesto]:
Marianne Rørholm (mezzo-soprano) (1991-07) (tracks 6, 13)
phonographic copyright by:
harmonia mundi s.a. (not for release label use!) (1991) (tracks 1–14)
recorded at:
part of:
Giulio Cesare (© Julius Rudel 1967) (track 1)
Giulio Cesare: Atto I (tracks 2–5, 9, 13)
Giulio Cesare in Egitto, HWV 17: Atto I (number) (tracks 2–14)
recording of:

CD 2

bass vocals [Achilla]:
Furio Zanasi (baritone) (1991-07) (tracks 2, 9)
composer:
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1724) (tracks 1, 1–5, 5–8, 8–14)
conductor:
René Jacobs (conductor) (1991-07) (tracks 1–14)
contralto vocals [Cesare]:
Jennifer Larmore (1991-07) (tracks 1, 7, 14)
countertenor vocals [Tolomeo]:
Derek Lee Ragin (countertenor) (1991-07) (tracks 1, 10)
librettist:
Nicola Francesco Haym (tracks 1, 1–5, 5–8, 8–14)
mezzo-soprano vocals [Cornelia]:
Bernarda Fink (mezzo soprano) (1991-07) (tracks 3, 11)
orchestra:
Concerto Köln (1991-07) (tracks 1–14)
soprano vocals [Cleopatra]:
Barbara Schlick (soprano) (1991-07) (tracks 4, 6, 13)
soprano vocals [Sesto]:
Marianne Rørholm (mezzo-soprano) (1991-07) (tracks 3, 12)
phonographic copyright by:
harmonia mundi s.a. (not for release label use!) (1991) (tracks 1–14)
recorded at:
part of:
Giulio Cesare in Egitto, HWV 17: Atto II (number) (tracks 5, 5–14)
Giulio Cesare in Egitto, HWV 17: Atto I (number) (tracks 1–3)
recording of:

CD 3

bass vocals [Achilla]:
Furio Zanasi (baritone) (1991-07) (track 4)
composer:
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (track 8)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1724) (tracks 1, 1–7, 7–13)
conductor:
René Jacobs (conductor) (1991-07) (tracks 1–13)
contralto vocals [Cesare]:
Jennifer Larmore (1991-07) (tracks 8–9)
countertenor vocals [Tolomeo]:
Derek Lee Ragin (countertenor) (1991-07) (tracks 2, 6)
librettist:
Nicola Francesco Haym (tracks 1, 1–4, 6–7, 7–8, 8–13)
mezzo-soprano vocals [Cornelia]:
Bernarda Fink (mezzo soprano) (1991-07) (track 13)
orchestra:
Concerto Köln (1991-07) (tracks 1–13)
soprano vocals [Cleopatra]:
Barbara Schlick (soprano) (1991-07) (tracks 1, 7, 11–12)
soprano vocals [Sesto]:
Marianne Rørholm (mezzo-soprano) (1991-07) (tracks 3, 10)
phonographic copyright by:
harmonia mundi s.a. (not for release label use!) (1991) (tracks 1–13)
recorded at:
compiled in:
arrangements:
Piangero (Eurodance version) (track 7)
part of:
Giulio Cesare: Atto III (tracks 5, 8, 11–12)
Giulio Cesare in Egitto, HWV 17: Atto II (number) (tracks 1, 1–3)
recording of:
Giulio Cesare in Egitto, HWV 17: Atto II, Scena IX, 30. Arioso “Belle dèe di questo core” (Tolomeo, Cornelia) (variation, inserted on occasion, at start of Scena IX) (1991-07) (track 2)

CD 4

composer:
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (track 4)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1724) (tracks 1–3)
conductor:
René Jacobs (conductor) (1991-07) (tracks 1–4)
contralto vocals [Cesare]:
Jennifer Larmore (1991-07) (track 2)
countertenor vocals [Nireno]:
Dominique Visse (countertenor) (1991-07) (track 4)
librettist:
Nicola Francesco Haym (tracks 1–4)
orchestra:
Concerto Köln (1991-07) (tracks 1–4)
soprano vocals [Cleopatra]:
Barbara Schlick (soprano) (1991-07) (track 2)
phonographic copyright by:
harmonia mundi s.a. (not for release label use!) (1991) (tracks 1–4)
recorded at:
arrangements:
part of:
recording of:
Giulio Cesare in Egitto, HWV 17: Atto II, Scena I. Aria “Chi perde un momento” (Nireno) (variation, inserted on occasion, at end of Scena I) (1991-07) (track 4)

Release

manufactured in:Germany
harpsichord:René Jacobs (conductor)
bass vocals:Olivier Lallouette
Furio Zanasi (baritone)
contralto vocals:Jennifer Larmore
countertenor vocals:Derek Lee Ragin (countertenor)
Dominique Visse (countertenor)
mezzo-soprano vocals:Bernarda Fink (mezzo soprano)
soprano vocals:Marianne Rørholm (mezzo-soprano)
Barbara Schlick (soprano)
copyrighted by:harmonia mundi s.a. (not for release label use!) (2004)
ASIN:DE: B000027O71 [info]
Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/release/4859922 [info]