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PAER, F.: Santo Sepolcro (Il) (The Holy Sepulchre) [Oratorio] (Simon Mayr Choir and Ensemble, Hauk)


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PAER, F.: Santo Sepolcro (Il) (The Holy Sepulchre) [Oratorio] (Simon Mayr Choir and Ensemble, Hauk)

Together with Johann Simon Mayr, Ferdinando Paër counts as one of the most important opera composers of his day, and he was unable to resist filling his oratorio on Christ’s Passion, Il Santo Sepolcro with expressive extremes. Pain and grief contrast with joy and hope, and scenes including the terrible hours of the crucifixion, frenzy of the crowd, resurrection and Last Judgment are given potently descriptive music. Originally a prelude to Haydn’s Seven Last Words, Mayr’s Invito is a call to hear Paër’s incomparable narrative.

Mayr, Johann Simon

  Invito: Gia trafitto
1.   Invito: Gia trafitto 00:06:30

Paer, Ferdinando
Bagnoli, Pietro, lyricist(s)

  Il Santo Sepolcro
2.   Introduzione - Terzetto: Sacri marmi (Giovanni, Maddalena, Giuseppe d'Arimatea) 00:04:11
3.   Terzetto con Coro di Angeli: Pallido! Esangue! (Giovanni, Maddalena, Giuseppe d'Arimatea) 00:02:03
4.   Recitativo accompagnato: Oh duolo! (Maddalena, Giovanni, Giuseppe d'Arimatea) 00:00:45
5.   Terzetto/Quartetto con coro: Se il cor non si spezza (Chorus, Maddalena, Giuseppe d'Arimatea, Giovanni, Nicodemo) 00:03:14
6.   Recitativo accompagnato: Maddalena! Giovanni! Amico! (Nicodemo, Maddalena, Giovanni, Giuseppe d'Arimatea) 00:01:40
7.   Aria con coro: Sacra tomba (Chorus, Giovanni) 00:05:55
8.   Recitativo accompagnato: Oh esempio! Oh rimembranza! (Maddalena) 00:02:13
9.   Aria: Oh Dio! Mi manca il cor! (Maddalena) 00:05:02
10.   Recitativo secco: Sì, dei falli del mondo (Giovanni, Giuseppe d'Arimatea) - Recitativo accompagnato: Desolati, vaganti (Nicodemo) 00:01:58
11.   Quartetto con Coro di Angeli: Profugo, incerto (Chorus, Maddalena, Giovanni, Nicodemo, Giuseppe d'Arimatea) 00:03:48
12.   Aria con instrumenti obbligati: Tutte, la donna forte (Nicodemo) 00:06:33
13.   Recitativo accompagnato: Gran donna dei dolori (Giovanni, Maddalena) 00:00:53
14.   Duetto: Tra l'inumane squadre (Giovanni, Maddalena) 00:03:41
15.   Recitativo secco: Oh di popol da Dio beneficato - Quartetto: Piomberà l'ira divina - Recitativo accompagnato: No, non crede ai presagi (Giuseppe d'Arimatea, Nicodemo, Giovanni, Giuseppe) 00:07:16
16.   Aria con coro: Piu non sara (Giuseppe d'Arimatea, Chorus) 00:06:10
17.   Recitativo accompagnato: Ne s'arresta il trionfo (Giovanni) 00:02:11
18.   Finale: Quando al suon dell'angeliche trombe (Chorus, Maddalena, Giovanni, Nicodemo, Giuseppe d'Arimatea) 00:06:04

Total Playing Time: 01:10:07

Mayr, Johann Simon; Paer, Ferdinando

Bagnoli, Pietro

Hauk, Franz

Simon Mayr Ensemble

Simon Mayr Choir

Allen, Thomas Michael; Barkowski, Vanessa; Barna-Sabadus, Valer; Clark, Miriam; Hamann, Jens; Horak, Cornelia; Steppberger, Klaus; Stimmel, Thomas

Label: Naxos

Genre: Choral - Sacred

Period: Classical

Catalogue No: 8.572492

Barcode: 747313249275

Physical Release: 12/2012

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