Handel: L'Allegro, il Penseroso ed il Moderato

Naxos: 8557057-58

Prices shown exclude VAT. (UK tax is not payable for deliveries to United States.)
See Terms & Conditions for p&p rates.
Handel: L'Allegro, il Penseroso ed il Moderato

Label:

Naxos

Catalogue No:

8557057-58
(8.557057-58)

Discs:

2

Release date:

2nd May 2005

Barcode:

0747313205721

Length:

2 hours 10 minutes

Medium:

CD (download also available)
| Share

Handel: L'Allegro, il Penseroso ed il Moderato

Pastoral ode based on poetry by Milton


Linda Perillo (soprano), Barbara Hannigan (soprano), Knut Schoch (tenor), Stephan MacLeod (bass)

Junge Kantorei, Frankfurt Baroque Orchestra, Joachim Carlos Martini

CD - 2 discs

$16.25

(also available to download from $14.00)

Usually despatched in 2 - 3 working days. (Available now to download.)

George Frideric Handel: L'Allegro, il Penseroso ed il Moderato, HWV 55

Part I, No. 1: Ouverture (Concerto grosso, Op. 6, No. 1)

Part I, No. 2: Accompagnato - Hence, loathed Melancholy (L'Allegro: Tenor)

Part I, No. 3: Accompagnato - Hence, vain deluding joys (Il Penseroso)

Part I, No. 4: Air - Come, thou Goddess fair and free (L'Allegro)

Part I, No. 5: Air - Come rather, Goddess, sage and holy (Il Penseroso: Soprano)

Part I, No. 6: Air - Haste thee, nymph (L'Allegro: Tenor, Chorus)

Part I, No. 7: Air - Come and trip it (Tenor, Chorus)

Part I, No. 8: Accompagnato - Come, pensive Nun (Il Penseroso: Soprano)

Part I, No. 9: Arioso - Come, but keep thy wonted state (Soprano)

Part I, No. 10: Accompagnato - There, held in holy passion still (Soprano); Arioso - Join with thee (Soprano, Chorus)

Part I, No. 11: Recitative - Hence, loathed Melancholy (L'Allegro: Tenor, Soprano)

Part I, No. 12: Air - Mirth, admit me of thy crew (Soprano)

Part I, No. 13: Accompagnato - First and chief, on golden wing (Il Penseroso: Soprano)

Part I, No. 14: Air - Sweet bird (Soprano)

Part I, No. 15: Recitative - If I give thee honour due (L'Allegro: Bass)

Part I, No. 16: Air - Mirth, admit me of thy crew (Bass)

Part I, No. 17: Air - Oft, on a plat of rising ground (Il Penseroso: Soprano)

Part I, No. 18: Air - Far from all resort of mirth (Soprano)

Part I, No. 19: Recitative - If I give thee honour due (L'Allegro: Tenor)

Part I, No. 20: Air - Let me wander not unseen (Tenor)

Part I, No. 21: Air - Straight mine eye (Soprano)

Part I, No. 22: Accompagnato - Mountains, on whose barren breast (Bass)

Part I, No. 23: Air - Or let the merry bells ring round (Soprano) - And young and old come forth to play (Chorus)

Part II, No. 24: Ouverture (Concerto grosso, Op. 6, No. 3)

Part II, No. 25: Accompagnato - Hence, vain deluding Joys (Il Penseroso: Soprano)

Part II, No. 26: Air - Sometimes let gorgeous Tragedy (Soprano)

Part II, No. 27: Air - But oh, sad virgin (Soprano)

Part II, No. 28: Recitative - Thus, Night, oft see me (Soprano)

Part II, No. 29: Bass solo (L'Allegro: Bass) and Chorus - Populous cities please me then

Part II, No. 30: Air - There let Hymen oft appear (Soprano)

Part II, No. 31: Accompagnato - Me, when the Sun begins to fling (Il Penseroso: Soprano)

Part II, No. 32: Air - Hide me from Day's garnish eye (Soprano)

Part II, No. 33: Air - I'll to the well-trod stage anon (Il Allegro: Tenor)

Part II, No. 34: Air - And ever against eating cares (Soprano)

Part II, No. 35: Air - Orpheus self may have his head (Soprano)

Part II, No. 36: Air and Chorus - These delights if thou canst give (Tenor, Chorus)

Part II, No. 37: Recitative - But ley my due feet never fail (Il Penseroso: Soprano)

Part II, No. 38: Chorus - There let the pealing organ blow

Part II, No. 39: Air - May at last my weary age (Soprano)

Part II, No. 40: Chorus - These pleasures, Melancholy, give

Part III, No. 41: Ouverture (Concerto for Organ and Orchestra, Op. 7, No. 1)

Part III, No. 42: Accompagnato - Hence! Boast not, ye profane (Il Moderato: Bass)

Part III, No. 43: Air - Come, with native lustre shine (Bass)

Part III, No. 44: Accompagnato - Sweet Temp'rance (Bass); Chorus - All this company serene

Part III, No. 45: Air - Come, with gentle hand restrain (Soprano)

Part III, No. 46: Recitative - No more short life they then will spend in straying (Tenor)

Part III, No. 47: Air - Each action will derive new grace (Tenor)

Part III, No. 48: Duet - As steals the morn upon the night (Soprano and Tenor)

Part III, No. 49: Chorus - Thy pleasures, Moderation, give

Choose Format:

What is MP3 and FLAC?

Click here for alternative recordings of this work.

Copyright © 2002-14 Presto Classical Limited, all rights reserved.