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 Offer Handel: Semele

Elisabeth Scholl (Semele), Julla Schmidt (Iris), Ralf Popken (Athamas), Britta Schwarz (Ino), Annette Markert (Juno), Knut Schoch (Apollo), Klaus Mertens (Cadmus/Somnus/Priest)

Junge Kantorei & Frankfurt Baroque Orchestra, Joachim Carlos Martini

There are many pleasures to be had...given a generally enjoyable performance, stylishly accompanied by the excellent Frankfurt Baroque Orchestra...Elisabeth Scholl's dashing coloratura in the... More…

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Contents: MP3320

Handel: Semele

3:00:39
$81.90
  • Junge Kantorei, Frankfurt Baroque Orchestra
  • Joachim Carlos Martini
  • Elisabeth Scholl (soprano), Knut Schoch (tenor), Klaus Mertens (bass), Annette Markert (alto), Ralf Popken (counter-tenor), Britta Schwarz (alto), Julla Schmidt (soprano)
  • Recorded: 27 May 2007
  • Recording Venue: Kloster Eberbach, Rheingau, Germany

Act I: Overture

5:08
$1.05

Act I: Gavotte

2:23
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Act I: Accompagnato: Behold! Auspicious flashes rise (Chief Priest)

1:26
$1.05
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Act I: Lucky omens bless our rites (Chorus of Priests and Augurs)

3:37
$1.05

Act I: Recitative and Arioso: Daughter, obey, Hear and obey! (Cadmus, Athamas)

1:03
$1.05

Act I: Accompagnato and Aria: Ah me! What refuge now is left me? (Semele)

2:53
$1.05

Act I: Aria: The morning lark to mine accords his note (Semele)

6:27
$1.05

Act I: Aria: See, she blushing turns her eyes (Ino)

3:55
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Act I: Recitative: Alas! She yields, and has undone me! (Ino, Athamas, Semele)

0:58
$1.05

Act I: Quartet: Why dost thou thus untimely grieve (Cadmus, Ino, Athamas, Semele)

2:17
$1.05

Act I: Avert these omens, all ye pow'rs! (Chorus of Priests and Augurs)

2:15
$1.05

Act I: Accompagnato: Again auspicious flashes rise (Cadmus)

0:47
$1.05

Act I: Recitative: Thy aid, pronubial Juno, Athamas implores! (Athamas, Semele)

0:18
$1.05

Act I: Cease, cease your vows, 'tis impious to proceed (Chorus of Priests and Augurs)

0:39
$1.05

Act I: Recitative: O Athamas, what torture hast thou borne! (Athamas)

0:30
$1.05

Act I: Aria: Turn, hopeless lover, turn thy eye (Ino)

8:41
$2.10

Act I: Recitative: She weeps! (Athamas)

0:27
$1.05

Act I: Aria: Your tuneful voice my tale would tell (Athamas)

3:52
$1.05

Act I: Recitative: Too well I see, Thou wilt not understand me (Ino, Athamas)

0:56
$1.05

Act I: Duet: You've undone me (Ino, Athamas)

2:21
$1.05

Act I: Recitative and Accompagnato: Ah, wretched prince, doom'd to disastrous love! (Cadmus, Athamas, Ino)

2:31
$1.05

Act I: Hail, Cadmus, hail! Jove salutes the Theban King (Chorus of Priests and Augurs)

1:57
$1.05

Act I: Aria: Endless pleasure, endless love (Semele)

2:54
$1.05

Act I: Endless pleasure, endless love (Chorus of Love and Zephyrs)

1:46
$1.05

Act II: Symphony

1:46
$1.05

Act II: Recitative: Iris, impatient of thy stay (Juno, Iris)

1:04
$1.05

Act II: Aria: There, from mortal cares retiring (Iris)

2:59
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Act II: Recitative and Accompagnato: No more, I'll hear no more! (Juno, Iris)

2:25
$1.05

Act II: Aria: Hence, Iris, hence away! (Juno)

3:52
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Act II: Aria: Come, Zephyrs, come (Cupid)

6:02
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Act II: Aria: O sleep, why dost thou leave me? (Semele)

2:47
$1.05

Act II: Recitative: Let me not another moment bear the pangs of absence (Semele)

0:22
$1.05

Act II: Aria: Lay your doubts and fears aside (Jupiter)

3:06
$1.05

Act II: Recitative: You are mortal and require time to rest (Jupiter)

0:33
$1.05

Act II: Aria: With fond desiring (Semele)

3:33
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Act II: How engaging, how endearing (Chorus of Loves and Zephyrs)

2:45
$1.05

Act II: Recitative: Ah me! (Semele, Jupiter)

1:35
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Act II: Aria: I must with speed amuse her (Jupiter)

4:03
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Act II: Now Love, that everlasting boy (Chorus of Loves and Zephyrs)

2:32
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Act II: Recitative: By my command now (Jupiter, Semele)

1:32
$1.05

Act II: Aria: Where'er you walk (Jupiter)

3:28
$1.05

Act II: Recitative: Dear sister, how was your passage hither? (Semele, Ino)

0:47
$1.05

Act II: Aria: But hark! (Ino)

1:30
$1.05

Act II: Accompagnato and Arioso: Prepare then, ye immortal choir (Ino, Semele)

2:06
$1.05

Act II: Bless the glad earth with heav'nly lays (Chorus of Nymphs and Swains)

2:39
$1.05

Act III: Symphony

1:51
$1.05

Act III: Accompagnato: Somnus, awake! (Juno, Iris)

0:31
$1.05

Act III: Aria: Leave me, loathsome light! (Somnus)

3:07
$1.05

Act III: Recitative: Dull God, canst thou attend the water's fall (Iris, Juno)

0:34
$1.05

Act III: Aria: More sweet is that name (Somnus)

2:19
$1.05

Act III: Recitative: My will obey (Juno, Somnus)

1:25
$1.05

Act III: Duet: Obey my will (Juno, Somnus)

1:58
$1.05

Act III: Aria: My racking thoughts by no kind slumbers freed (Semele)

3:14
$1.05

Act III: Recitative: Thus shap'd like Ino (Juno, Semele)

1:08
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Act III: Accompagnato: Behold in this mirror (Juno)

2:55
$1.05

Act III: Recitative: O ecstasy of happiness! (Semele)

0:12
$1.05

Act III: Aria: Myself I shall adore (Semele)

6:46
$1.05

Act III: Recitative: Be wise, as you are beautiful (Juno, Semele)

0:30
$1.05

Act III: Accompagnato: Conjure him by his oath (Juno)

1:27
$1.05

Act III: Aria: Thus let my thanks be pay'd (Semele)

2:18
$1.05

Act III: Recitative: Rich odours fill the fragrant air (Juno, Semele)

0:36
$1.05

Act III: Aria: Come to my arms, my lovely fair (Jupiter)

3:02
$1.05

Act III: Recitative: O Semele! Why art thou thus insensible? (Jupiter, Semele)

1:39
$1.05

Act III: Recitative: Speak, speak your desire (Jupiter, Semele)

1:19
$1.05

Act III: Aria: Ah! Take heed what you press! (Jupiter)

1:16
$1.05

Act III: Aria: No, no, I'll take no less (Semele)

5:27
$1.05

Act III: Recitative: Ah, whither is she gone! (Jupiter)

2:57
$1.05

Act III: Aria: Above measure is the pleasure (Juno)

2:40
$1.05

Act III: Recitative: Ah me! Too late I now repent (Semele)

3:01
$1.05

Act III: Recitative: Of my ill-boding dream (Ino)

0:17
$1.05

Act III: Chorus: Oh, terror and astonishment! (Chorus of Priests)

3:05
$1.05

Act III: Recitative: How I was hence remov'd (Ino, Cadmus, Athamas)

0:52
$1.05

Act III: Aria: Despair no more shall wound me (Athamas)

5:25
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Act III: Recitative: See from above the bellying clouds descend (Cadmus)

0:19
$1.05

Act III: Symphony

2:10
$1.05

Act III: Recitative: Apollo comes, to relieve your care (Apollo)

1:05
$1.05

Act III: Happy, happy shall we be (Chorus)

3:47
$1.05
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Contents: FLAC44100

Handel: Semele

3:00:39
$97.50
  • Junge Kantorei, Frankfurt Baroque Orchestra
  • Joachim Carlos Martini
  • Elisabeth Scholl (soprano), Knut Schoch (tenor), Klaus Mertens (bass), Annette Markert (alto), Ralf Popken (counter-tenor), Britta Schwarz (alto), Julla Schmidt (soprano)
  • Recorded: 27 May 2007
  • Recording Venue: Kloster Eberbach, Rheingau, Germany

Act I: Overture

5:08
$1.25

Act I: Gavotte

2:23
$1.25

Act I: Accompagnato: Behold! Auspicious flashes rise (Chief Priest)

1:26
$1.25
Show 74 remaining tracks for Handel: Semele

Act I: Lucky omens bless our rites (Chorus of Priests and Augurs)

3:37
$1.25

Act I: Recitative and Arioso: Daughter, obey, Hear and obey! (Cadmus, Athamas)

1:03
$1.25

Act I: Accompagnato and Aria: Ah me! What refuge now is left me? (Semele)

2:53
$1.25

Act I: Aria: The morning lark to mine accords his note (Semele)

6:27
$1.25

Act I: Aria: See, she blushing turns her eyes (Ino)

3:55
$1.25

Act I: Recitative: Alas! She yields, and has undone me! (Ino, Athamas, Semele)

0:58
$1.25

Act I: Quartet: Why dost thou thus untimely grieve (Cadmus, Ino, Athamas, Semele)

2:17
$1.25

Act I: Avert these omens, all ye pow'rs! (Chorus of Priests and Augurs)

2:15
$1.25

Act I: Accompagnato: Again auspicious flashes rise (Cadmus)

0:47
$1.25

Act I: Recitative: Thy aid, pronubial Juno, Athamas implores! (Athamas, Semele)

0:18
$1.25

Act I: Cease, cease your vows, 'tis impious to proceed (Chorus of Priests and Augurs)

0:39
$1.25

Act I: Recitative: O Athamas, what torture hast thou borne! (Athamas)

0:30
$1.25

Act I: Aria: Turn, hopeless lover, turn thy eye (Ino)

8:41
$2.50

Act I: Recitative: She weeps! (Athamas)

0:27
$1.25

Act I: Aria: Your tuneful voice my tale would tell (Athamas)

3:52
$1.25

Act I: Recitative: Too well I see, Thou wilt not understand me (Ino, Athamas)

0:56
$1.25

Act I: Duet: You've undone me (Ino, Athamas)

2:21
$1.25

Act I: Recitative and Accompagnato: Ah, wretched prince, doom'd to disastrous love! (Cadmus, Athamas, Ino)

2:31
$1.25

Act I: Hail, Cadmus, hail! Jove salutes the Theban King (Chorus of Priests and Augurs)

1:57
$1.25

Act I: Aria: Endless pleasure, endless love (Semele)

2:54
$1.25

Act I: Endless pleasure, endless love (Chorus of Love and Zephyrs)

1:46
$1.25

Act II: Symphony

1:46
$1.25

Act II: Recitative: Iris, impatient of thy stay (Juno, Iris)

1:04
$1.25

Act II: Aria: There, from mortal cares retiring (Iris)

2:59
$1.25

Act II: Recitative and Accompagnato: No more, I'll hear no more! (Juno, Iris)

2:25
$1.25

Act II: Aria: Hence, Iris, hence away! (Juno)

3:52
$1.25

Act II: Aria: Come, Zephyrs, come (Cupid)

6:02
$1.25

Act II: Aria: O sleep, why dost thou leave me? (Semele)

2:47
$1.25

Act II: Recitative: Let me not another moment bear the pangs of absence (Semele)

0:22
$1.25

Act II: Aria: Lay your doubts and fears aside (Jupiter)

3:06
$1.25

Act II: Recitative: You are mortal and require time to rest (Jupiter)

0:33
$1.25

Act II: Aria: With fond desiring (Semele)

3:33
$1.25

Act II: How engaging, how endearing (Chorus of Loves and Zephyrs)

2:45
$1.25

Act II: Recitative: Ah me! (Semele, Jupiter)

1:35
$1.25

Act II: Aria: I must with speed amuse her (Jupiter)

4:03
$1.25

Act II: Now Love, that everlasting boy (Chorus of Loves and Zephyrs)

2:32
$1.25

Act II: Recitative: By my command now (Jupiter, Semele)

1:32
$1.25

Act II: Aria: Where'er you walk (Jupiter)

3:28
$1.25

Act II: Recitative: Dear sister, how was your passage hither? (Semele, Ino)

0:47
$1.25

Act II: Aria: But hark! (Ino)

1:30
$1.25

Act II: Accompagnato and Arioso: Prepare then, ye immortal choir (Ino, Semele)

2:06
$1.25

Act II: Bless the glad earth with heav'nly lays (Chorus of Nymphs and Swains)

2:39
$1.25

Act III: Symphony

1:51
$1.25

Act III: Accompagnato: Somnus, awake! (Juno, Iris)

0:31
$1.25

Act III: Aria: Leave me, loathsome light! (Somnus)

3:07
$1.25

Act III: Recitative: Dull God, canst thou attend the water's fall (Iris, Juno)

0:34
$1.25

Act III: Aria: More sweet is that name (Somnus)

2:19
$1.25

Act III: Recitative: My will obey (Juno, Somnus)

1:25
$1.25

Act III: Duet: Obey my will (Juno, Somnus)

1:58
$1.25

Act III: Aria: My racking thoughts by no kind slumbers freed (Semele)

3:14
$1.25

Act III: Recitative: Thus shap'd like Ino (Juno, Semele)

1:08
$1.25

Act III: Accompagnato: Behold in this mirror (Juno)

2:55
$1.25

Act III: Recitative: O ecstasy of happiness! (Semele)

0:12
$1.25

Act III: Aria: Myself I shall adore (Semele)

6:46
$1.25

Act III: Recitative: Be wise, as you are beautiful (Juno, Semele)

0:30
$1.25

Act III: Accompagnato: Conjure him by his oath (Juno)

1:27
$1.25

Act III: Aria: Thus let my thanks be pay'd (Semele)

2:18
$1.25

Act III: Recitative: Rich odours fill the fragrant air (Juno, Semele)

0:36
$1.25

Act III: Aria: Come to my arms, my lovely fair (Jupiter)

3:02
$1.25

Act III: Recitative: O Semele! Why art thou thus insensible? (Jupiter, Semele)

1:39
$1.25

Act III: Recitative: Speak, speak your desire (Jupiter, Semele)

1:19
$1.25

Act III: Aria: Ah! Take heed what you press! (Jupiter)

1:16
$1.25

Act III: Aria: No, no, I'll take no less (Semele)

5:27
$1.25

Act III: Recitative: Ah, whither is she gone! (Jupiter)

2:57
$1.25

Act III: Aria: Above measure is the pleasure (Juno)

2:40
$1.25

Act III: Recitative: Ah me! Too late I now repent (Semele)

3:01
$1.25

Act III: Recitative: Of my ill-boding dream (Ino)

0:17
$1.25

Act III: Chorus: Oh, terror and astonishment! (Chorus of Priests)

3:05
$1.25

Act III: Recitative: How I was hence remov'd (Ino, Cadmus, Athamas)

0:52
$1.25

Act III: Aria: Despair no more shall wound me (Athamas)

5:25
$1.25

Act III: Recitative: See from above the bellying clouds descend (Cadmus)

0:19
$1.25

Act III: Symphony

2:10
$1.25

Act III: Recitative: Apollo comes, to relieve your care (Apollo)

1:05
$1.25

Act III: Happy, happy shall we be (Chorus)

3:47
$1.25
Hide 74 tracks for Handel: Semele