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Title Treasures of Baroque opera [sound recording].

Publication Info. New York, N.Y. : London, [1998]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Woodstock PL Adult Music CD - WOLY-11  CD 782.1 TRE    AVAILABLE
Description 1 audio disc : digital, mono, stereo ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 011630
Description performed music prm rdacontent
audio s rdamedia
audio disc sd rdacarrier
Series Opera gala
Opera gala.
Note Instrumental and vocal excerpts.
Performer Variously: Catherine Bott, Emma Kirkby, Joan Sutherland, sopranos ; Janet Baker, Teresa Berganza, Marilyn Horne, mezzo-sopranos ; Luciano Pavarotti, tenor ; Gérard Souzay, baritone ; supporting soloists ; various orchestras and conductors.
Event Recorded 1956-1991.
Note Compact disc.
Mono. recording (8th work).
Program notes by Kenneth Chalmers in English, and libretti with English translations (18 p. : ports.) inserted in container.
Contents L'Orfeo. Toccata (1:28) ; Prologo: Ritornello-- Dal mio Permesso amato (5:12) -- Rosamond. Rise, Glory, rise / Arne (6:33) -- Dido and Aeneas. But Death, alas!-- When I am laid in earth-- With drooping wings / Purcell (9:30) -- Artaxerxes. The soldier tir'd / Arne (4:01) -- Hippolyte et Aricie. Ah! qu'on daigne du moins-- Puisque Pluton est inflexible / Rameau (5:46) -- Le temple de la gloire. Overture / Rameau (5:46) -- Les Indes galantes. Soleil, on a détruit tes superbes asiles / Rameau (7:24) -- La buona figliuola. Furia di donna / Piccinni (3:05) -- La Calisto. Ardo, sospiro e piango / Cavalli (4:34) -- La serva padrona. Stizzoso, mio stizzoso / Pergolesi (3:21) -- Rinaldo. March & battle (2:35) ; Lascia ch'io pianga (4:49) / Handel -- Rodelinda. Vivi tiranno / Handel (6:01) -- Atalanta. Care selve / Handel (3:18) -- Alcina. Tornami a vagheggiar / Handel (4:11).
System Details Compact disc; analog and digital recordings.
Language Sung in Italian, English, or French.
Subject Operas -- Excerpts -- Sound recordings.
Overtures -- Sound recordings.
Music -- 17th century -- Sound recordings.
Music -- 18th century -- Sound recordings.
Added Author Bott, Catherine, performer.
Kirkby, Emma, performer.
Sutherland, Joan, 1926-2010, performer.
Baker, Janet, performer.
Berganza, Teresa, performer.
Horne, Marilyn, performer.
Pavarotti, Luciano, performer.
Souzay, Gérard, 1918-2004, performer.
Monteverdi, Claudio, 1567-1643. Orfeo. Selections.
Arne, Thomas Augustine, 1710-1778. Rosamond. Rise, glory, rise.
Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695. Dido and Aeneas. When I am laid in earth.
Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695. Dido and Aeneas. With drooping wings.
Arne, Thomas Augustine, 1710-1778. Artaxerxes. Soldier tir'd.
Rameau, Jean-Philippe, 1683-1764. Operas. Selections.
Piccinni, Niccolò, 1728-1800. Buona figliuola. Furia di donna.
Cavalli, Pier Francesco, 1602-1676. Calisto. Ardo, sospiro e piango.
Pergolesi, Giovanni Battista, 1710-1736. Serva padrona. Stizzoso, mio stizzoso.
Handel, George Frideric, 1685-1759. Operas. Selections.
Note Parallel titles on container: Trésors de l'opéra baroque = Schätze der Barockoper
Added Title Trésors de l'opéra baroque
Schätze der Barockoper
Standard No. 028945821726
Music No. 289 458 217-2 London

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