Simon Mayr: L’Armonia

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Simon Mayr: L’Armonia



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24th Nov 2006




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Simon Mayr: L’Armonia


L’Armonia – Azione drammatica per soli, coro ed orchestra (1825) (Harmony – Dramatic Cantata for Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra

Cantata sopra la morte di Beethoven per soli, coro ed orchestra (1827) (Cantata for the Death of Beethoven for Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra)

Anne Borchers, Angelika Huber, Miriam Galonska, Valer Georg, Barna Sabadus, Bastian Ziegler, Christian Eberl, Ivan Orescanin, Talia Or (soprano), Altin Piriù (tenor) & Nikolay Borchev (bass)

Ingolstadt Georgian Chamber Orchestra & Simon Mayr Choir, Franz Hauk



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Johann Simon Mayr: L'Armonia

Scene I: Chorus: Bell'Armonia risvegliati (Fair Harmony awake)

Scene I: Recitative: Ah si: rimira, avventurata gente (Ah yes, see, fortunate people) (Bass)

Scene I: Aria: Qual diletto inonda il petto (What delight fills our hearts) (Bass)

Scene I: Aria: La Patria gia sente il Nume presente (Our country feels the presence of God) (Bass, Chorus)

Scene I: Chorus: Qual'indegno! il seren di nostra pace (What an outrage! Does someone dare disturb our serenity?)

Scene II: Recitative: Popoli, amici!... (People, friends!...) (Bass, Chorus)

Scene II: Aria: A combatter ci chiama la tromba: de' timballi gia il suono rimbomba (The trumpet calls us to battle) (Tenor, Chorus)

Scene III: Chorus: Vittoria, Vittoria (Victory, Victory)

Scene III: Recitative: Ah si l'arpa si rechi: sulle dita scorre (Ah yes, take up your harp: the song of victory) (Soprano)

Scene III: Trio with Chorus: Rodolfo onor de' Cesari, invitto Eroe, dov'e? (Where is Rudolf, honour of emperors, undefeated hero?) (Soprano, Bass, Chorus, Tenor)

Scene III: Recitative: Qual solenne concento l'orecchio ne percuote? (What solemn harmony strikes our ears?) (Tenor, Chorus)

Scene III: Chorus: Scendi de' cantici, alma custode! (Descend from our songs guardian angel!)

Scene III: Recitative: Ecco il tempio: ecco l'ara (Here is the temple, here the altar) (Soprano, Tenor)

Scene III: Trio with Chorus: Tu, che del fulmine movi il potere (You who have power over the thunderbolt) (Soprano, Chorus)

Scene III: Recitative: Ma, qual portento e questo? (What omen is this?) (Soprano, Chorus)

Scene III: Trio with Chorus: Chi del cielo la voce comprende (He who understands the voice of heaven) (Soprano, Bass, Chorus)

Scene III: Finale: Trio with Chorus: Di bel contento l'etra risuoni (Let heaven resound with sweet contentment)

Johann Simon Mayr: Cantata for the death of Beethoven

Cantata sopra la morte di Beethoven (Cantata for the Death of Beethoven)

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“Mayr had significant melodic gifts…The orchestra, [Ingolstadt Georgian Chamber Orchestra], under Franz Hauk play the music capably”

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