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Author Handel, George Frideric, 1685-1759

Title Hercules [sound recording] / George Frideric Handel ; [libretto, Thomas Broughton].

Imprint Hamburg : Archiv Produktion, p1983. 3 sound discs : digital, stereo. ; 4 3/4 in.


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Note Based on: The women of Trachis / Sophocles. Metamorphoses / Ovid. Edition recorded: Hrsg. v. Friedrich Chrysander. Leipzig : Breitkopf & Härtel, 1859. (Händel-Gesamtausgabe ; v. 4) Compact discs. Program notes and synopsis by Winton Dean and libretto with French and German translations (67 p. ; ill.) in container. Issued also as conventional discs: 2742 004 (2566 111--2566 113) and as cassettes: 3383 004. Jennifer Smith, soprano ; Sarah Walker, Catherine Denley, mezzo- sopranos ; Anthony Rolfe Johnson, tenor ; John Tomlinson, Peter Savidge, basses ; Monteverdi Choir ; English Baroque Soloists (on period instruments) ; John Eliot Gardiner, conductor. Recorded Aug. 9-14, St. John's Smith Square, London in collaboration with West German Radio (WDR), Cologne, on the occasion of the 1982 Göttingen Handel Festival.
Subject Hercules (Roman mythological character) -- Drama.
Added Author Ovid, 43 B.C.-17 A.D. or 18 A.D.
Gardiner, John Eliot
Savidge, Peter.
Tomlinson, John, 1946 September 22-
Rolfe Johnson, Anthony.
Denley, Catherine
Walker, Sarah.
Smith, Jennifer (Soprano)
Broughton, Thomas, 1704-1774
English Baroque Soloists
Monteverdi Choir
Added Title Metamorphoses.
ISBN 3383 004
2742 (2566 111-2566 113)
423 137-2 (423 138-2--423 140-2)

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