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

Title L'Allegro, il Penseroso ed il Moderato [sound recording] : 1740 / Handel.

Publication Info. [England] : Winged Lion, [2015]


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Description 2 audio discs (2:21:38) : digital, CD audio ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 022138
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soprano voice 1 boy soprano voice 1 tenor voice 1 baritone voice 1 bass voice 1 mixed chorus 1 orchestra 1 lcmpt
Note Secular oratorio in 3 parts.
Libretto by James Harris and Charles Jennens after poems by John Milton.
Performer 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.
Credits Recording producer, Nicholas Parker.
Note Performing edition by Christopher Suckling and Paul McCreesh.
Event Recorded 2013 May 11 Henry Wood Hall; 2014 June 18-20 St. Silas the Martyr, Kentish Town; 2014 December 9-10 St. Paul's Deptford.
Note Compact discs.
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.
Subject Secular oratorios.
Milton, John, 1608-1674 -- Musical settings.
Genre/Form Oratorios.
Added Author 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.
Container of (work): Handel, George Frideric, 1685-1759. Allegro, il Penseroso ed il Moderato
Container of (work): Handel, George Frideric, 1685-1759. Concerti grossi, violins (2), cello, string orchestra, op. 6. No. 1
Container of (work): Handel, George Frideric, 1685-1759. Concerti grossi, violins (2), cello, string orchestra, op. 6. No. 3
Container of (work): Handel, George Frideric, 1685-1759. Concertos, organ, orchestra, op. 7. No. 1
Gabrieli Consort & Players, performer.
Added Title Works. Selections
Note Title from container spine: Handel 1740
ISBN 9786316091802 : CD 25.99
631609180X : CD 25.99
Standard No. 635212039229
Music No. SIGCD 392 Winged Lion

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