Handel: Solomon

Naxos: 8557574-75

Prices shown exclude VAT. (UK tax is not payable for deliveries to United States.)
See Terms & Conditions for p&p rates.
Handel: Solomon

Label:

Naxos

Catalogue No:

8557574-75
(8.557574-75)

Discs:

2

Release date:

3rd July 2006

Barcode:

0747313257423

Length:

2 hours 39 minutes

Medium:

CD (download also available)

Up to 25% off Naxos

click here for full details

special offer ends 04/07/2016

| Share

Handel: Solomon


Ewa Wolak, Elisabeth Scholl, Nicola Wemyss, Knut Schoch & Matthias Vieweg

Junge Kantorei & Frankfurt Baroque Orchestra, Joachim Carlos Martini

CD - 2 discs

Normally: $13.25

Special: $10.07

(also available to download from $14.00)

This item is currently out of stock at the UK distributor. You may order it now but please be aware that it may be six weeks or more before it can be despatched. (Available now to download.)

George Frideric Handel: Solomon, HWV 67

Part I: Overture

Part I: Allegro

Part I Scene 1: Your harps and cymbals sound (Chorus of Priests)

Part I Scene 1: Air: Praise ye the Lord (Levite)

Part I Scene 1: With pious hearts (Chorus of Priests)

Part I Scene 1: Accompagnato: Almighty pow'r! (Solomon)

Part I Scene 1: Recitative: Imperial Solomon (Zadok)

Part I Scene 1: Air: Sacred raptures (Zadok)

Part I Scene 1: Throughout the land Jehovah's praise (Chorus of Israelites)

Part I Scene 1: Recitative: Bless'd be the Lord (Solomon)

Part I Scene 1: Air: What tho' I trace (Solomon)

Part I Scene 2: Recitative: And see my Queen (Solomon)

Part I Scene 2: Air: Bless'd the day (Queen)

Part I Scene 2: Recitative: Thou fair inhabitant of Nile (Solomon, Queen)

Part I Scene 2: Duet: Welcome as the dawn of day (Solomon, Queen)

Part I Scene 2: Recitative: Vain are the transient beauties (Zadok)

Part I Scene 2: Air: Indulge thy faith (Zadok)

Part I Scene 2: Recitative: My blooming fair (Solomon)

Part I Scene 2: Air: Haste to the cedar grove (Solomon)

Part I Scene 2: Recitative: When thou art absent from my sight (Queen)

Part I Scene 2: Air: With thee th'unshelter'd moor I tread (Queen)

Part I Scene 2: Recitative: Search round the world (Zadok)

Part I Scene 2: May no rash intruder (Chorus)

Part II Scene 1: From the censer curling rise (Chorus)

Part II Scene 1: Recitative: Prais'd be the Lord (Solomon)

Part II Scene 1: Air: When the sun o'er yonder hills (Solomon)

Part II Scene 1: Recitative: Great prince (Levite)

Part II Scene 1: Air: Thrice bless'd that wise discerning king (Levite)

Part II Scene 2: Recitative: My sovereign liege, two women stand (Attendant, Solomon, First Woman)

Part II Scene 2: Air and Trio: Words are weak to paint my Fears (First Woman, Second Woman, Solomon)

Part II Scene 3: Recitative: What says the other (Solomon, Second Woman)

Part II Scene 3: Air: Thy sentence, great king (Second Woman)

Part II Scene 3: Recitative: Withhold the executing hand (First Woman)

Part II Scene 3: Air: Can I see my infant gor'd (First Woman)

Part II Scene 3: Accompagnato: Israel, attend (Solomon)

Part II Scene 3: Duet: Thrice bless'd be the king (First Woman, Solomon)

Part II Scene 3: From the east unto the west (Chorus of Israelites)

Part II Scene 3: Recitative: From morn to eve (Zadok)

Part II Scene 3: Air: See the tall Palm (Zadok)

Part II Scene 3: Recitative: No more shall armed bands (First Woman)

Part II Scene 3: Air: Beneath the vine (First Woman)

Part II Scene 3: Swell the full chorus (Chorus of Priests)

Part III: Sinfonia, "Arrival of the Queen of Sheba"

Part III: Recitative: From Arabia's spicy shores (Queen of Sheba, Solomon)

Part III: Air: Ev'ry sight these eyes behold (Queen of Sheba)

Part III: Recitative: Sweep the string (Solomon)

Part III: Air and Chorus: Music, spread thy voice around (Solomon, Chorus)

Part III: Air and Chorus: Now a diff'rent measure try (Solomon, Chorus)

Part III: Recitative: Then at once (Solomon)

Part III: Draw the tear from hopeless love (Chorus)

Part III: Recitative: Next the tortur'd soul release (Solomon)

Part III: Air and Chorus: Thus rolling surges rise (Solomon)

Part III: Recitative: Thy Harmony's divine (Queen of Sheba)

Part III: Air: Pious king, and virtuous queen (Levite)

Part III: Recitative: Thrice happy king (Zadok)

Part III: Air: Golden columns, fair and bright (Zadok)

Part III: Praise the Lord (Chorus)

Part III: Recitative: Gold now is common (Solomon)

Part III: Air: How green our fertile pastures look (Solomon)

Part III: Recitative: May peace in Salem ever dwell (Queen of Sheba)

Part III: Air: Will the sun forget to streak (Queen of Sheba)

Part III: Recitative: Adieu, fair queen (Solomon)

Part III: Duet: Ev'ry joy, that wisdom knows (Solomon, Queen of Sheba)

Part III: The name of the wicked (Chorus)

Choose Format:

What is MP3 and FLAC?

Click here for alternative recordings of this work.

Copyright © 2002-16 Presto Classical Limited, all rights reserved.