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HANDEL, G.F.: Acis and Galatea [Opera] (Amps, Davidson, Doveton, Asch)


HANDEL, G.F.: Acis and Galatea [Opera] (Amps, Davidson, Doveton, Asch)

Handel, George Frideric
Gay, John, lyricist(s)

  Acis and Galatea, HWV 49
1.   Act I: Sinfonia 00:03:28
2.   Act I: Oh, the pleasures of the plain (Chorus) 00:05:50
3.   Act I: Accompagnato: Ye verdant plains (Galatea) 00:00:41
4.   Act I: Aria: Hush, ye pretty warbling quire (Galatea) 00:03:44
5.   Act I: Aria: Where shall I seek the charming fair (Acis) 00:03:32
6.   Act I: Recitative: Stay, shepherd, stay (Damon) 00:00:24
7.   Act I: Aria: Shepherd, what art thou pursuing (Damon) 00:04:34
8.   Act I: Recitative: Lo! here my love (Acis) 00:00:25
9.   Act I: Aria: Love in her eyes sits playing (Acis) 00:03:54
10.   Act I: Recitative: Oh! didst thou know the pains of absent love (Galatea) 00:00:18
11.   Act I: Aria: As when the dove (Galatea) 00:03:51
12.   Act I: Duet: Happy we! (Acis, Galatea) 00:01:56
13.   Act II: Wretched lovers (Chorus) 00:04:13
14.   Act II: Accompagnato: I rage! (Polyphemus) 00:01:28
15.   Act II: Aria: O ruddier than the cherry (Polyphemus) 00:03:02
16.   Act II: Recitative: Whither, fairest, art thou running (Polyphemus, Galatea) 00:01:20
17.   Act II: Aria: Cease to beauty to be suing (Polyphemus) 00:05:27
18.   Act II: Recitative: His hideous love (Acis) 00:00:26
19.   Act II: Aria: Love sounds th'alarm (Acis) 00:02:50
20.   Act II: Aria: Consider, fond shepherd (Damon) 00:04:13
21.   Act II: Recitative: Cease, oh cease, thou gentle youth (Galatea) 00:00:23
22.   Act II: Trio: The flocks shall leave (Galatea, Acis, Polyphemus) 00:02:03
23.   Act II: Accompagnato: Help, Galatea (Acis) 00:01:16
24.   Act II: Mourn, all ye muses (Chorus) 00:04:22
25.   Act II: Aria: Must I my Acis still bemoan (Galatea, Chorus) 00:04:18
26.   Act II: Recitative: 'Tis done (Galatea) 00:00:25
27.   Act II: Aria: Heart, the seat of soft delight (Galatea) 00:03:23
28.   Act II: Galatea, dry thy tears (Chorus) 00:02:48

Total Playing Time: 01:14:34

Handel, George Frideric

Gay, John

Scholars of London

Amps, Kym; Asch, David van; Banda, Pal; Charlston, Terence R.; Davidson, Angus; Doveton, Robin; Ellis, Rowena; Hadden, Nancy; Leslie, Alayne; Spencer, Jan; Terekado, Ryo; Thorp, William

Label: Dorian Sono Luminus

Genre: Opera

Period: Baroque

Catalogue No: DOR-93227

Barcode: 053479322722

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Physical Release: 1991

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