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Author Handel, George Frideric, 1685-1759, composer.

Title Serse [sound recording] / Handel.

Publication Info. Berlin : Deutsche Grammophon, [2018]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    B HAND SER E40CD    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc.
Description 3 audio discs (2 hr., 50 min., 6 sec.) ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 025006
Description performed music prm rdacontent
audio s rdamedia
audio disc sd rdacarrier
Physical Medium 4 3/4 in.
Description digital rdatr
optical rdarm
audio file rdaft
CD audio
Note Compact discs.
Title from disc label.
Libretto: Anon., after II Xerse by Nicolò Minato, revised by Silvio Stampiglio.
Includes historical notes in English and translated to German, and libretto printed as text in Italian and translated to English, with portraits and photographs (115 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 12 x 12 cm), laid in container.
Credits Recording producer: Jean-Daniel Noir.
Performer Franco Fagioli (Serse) ; Inga Kalna (Romilda) ; Vivica Genaux (Arsamene) ; Francesca Aspromonte (Atalanta) ; Delphine Galou (Amastre) ; Andrea Mastroni (Ariodate) ; Biagio Pizzuti (Elviro) ; Il Pomo d'Oro ; Cantica Symphonia ; Maxim Emelyanychev, conductor.
Event Recorded 2018 November Italy, Lonigo, Villa San Fermo.
Language Sung in Italian.
Summary Serse remains one of Handel's most popular operas. Starring Franco Fagioli in the title role, this is the first recording of the opera with a countertenor as the eponymous king, originally sung by a soprano castrato. Fagioli is supported by Vivaca Genaux as Arsamene and Inga Kalna as Romilda, with Il Pomo d'Oro Orchestra conducted by Maxim Emelyanychev and the Cantica Symphonia choir.
Subject Operas.
Genre/Form Operas.
Added Author Fagioli, Franco, 1981- singer.
Kalna, Inga, singer.
Genaux, Vivica, singer.
Aspromonte, Francesca, 1991- singer.
Galou, Delphine, singer.
Mastroni, Andrea, singer.
Pizzuti, Biagio, 1987- singer.
Emelʹi︠a︡nychev, Maksim, 1988- conductor, instrumentalist.
Pomo d'Oro (Musical group), instrumentalist.
Cantica Symphonia (Musical group), singer.
Added Title Serse
Serse : dramma per musica in tre atti : HWV 40
Standard No. 028948357840
Music No. B002923802 Deutsche Grammophon
00289 483 5784 Deutsche Grammophon (container)
00289 483 5800 Deutsche Grammophon (disc 1)
00289 483 5801 Deutsche Grammophon (disc 2)
00289 483 5802 Deutsche Grammophon (disc 3)
483 5784 Deutsche Grammophon (container spine)

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