L'Allegro, il Penseroso ed il Moderato 1740

by Handel, George Frideric, 1685-1759,

Format: Music CD 2015
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio--Music CD COMPACT DISC Ch Han 45705
Location  CLP - Main Library
Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio--Music CD
Call Number  COMPACT DISC Ch Han 45705
Additional Information
Subjects Milton, John, -- 1608-1674 -- Musical settings.
Secular oratorios.
Publisher [England] :Winged Lion,2015
Other Titles Concerti grossi,
Concerti grossi,
Contributors Milton, John, 1608-1674, author.
Harris, James, 1709-1780, librettist.
Jennens, Charles, 1700-1773, librettist.
Webster, Gillian, 1964- performer.
Kilsby, Laurence, performer.
Ovenden, Jeremy, performer.
Harvey, Peter, 1958- performer.
Riches, Ashley, performer.
Whitehead, William, 1970- performer.
McCreesh, Paul, conductor.
Handel, George Frideric, 1685-1759. Concerti grossi,
Handel, George Frideric, 1685-1759. Concerti grossi,
Handel, George Frideric, 1685-1759. Concertos,
Gabrieli Consort & Players, performer.
Participants/Performers Gillian Webster, soprano ; Laurence Kilsby, treble ; Jeremy Ovenden, tenor ; Peter Harvey, baritone ; Ashley Riches, bass ; William Whitehead, organ ; Gabrieli Consort ; Gabrieli Players ; Paul McCreesh, conductor.
Language English
Notes Secular oratorio in 3 parts.
Title from disc label.
Libretto by James Harris and Charles Jennens after poems by John Milton.
Performing edition by Christopher Suckling and Paul McCreesh.
Program notes by Ruth Smith, Christopher Suckling, and William Whitehead, biographical notes on the performers, and libretto (84 unnumbered pages : portraits) bound in container.
Incorporates the Concerti grossi op. 6, no. 1 and no. 3, and the Organ concerto op. 7 no. 1, as in the first performance in 1740.
Description 2 audio discs (2:21:38) ; 4 3/4 in.
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