Franz Vitzthum

Agnus Dei
Agnus Dei: Dona nobis pacem
Act I Scene 1: Recitativo: 'Tis Dioclesian's natal day (Valens)
Act I Scene 1: Air: Go, my faithful soldier, go (Valens)
Act I Scene 1: Chorus: And draw a blessing down (Chorus of Heathens)
Act I Scene 1: Recitativo: Vouchsafe, dread Sir (Didymus, Valens)
Act I Scene 1: Air: Racks, gibbets, sword and fire (Valens)
Act I Scene 1: Chorus: For ever thus stands fix'd the doom (Chorus of Heathens)
Act I Scene 2: Recitativo: Most cruel edict! (Didymus)
Act I Scene 2: Air: The raptur'd soul (Didymus)
Act I Scene 2: Recitativo: I know thy virtues, and ask not thy faith (Septimius)
Act I Scene 2: Air: Descend, kind Pity (Septimius)
Act I Scene 3: Recitativo: Though hard, my friends (Theodora)
Act I Scene 3: Air: Fond flatt'ring world, adieu! (Theodora)
Act I Scene 3: Recitativo: Oh bright example of all goodness (Irene)
Act I Scene 3: Aria: Bane of virtue, nurse of passions (Irene)
Act I Scene 3: Chorus: Come, mighty Father, mighty Lord (Chorus of Christians)
Act I Scene 4: Recitativo: Fly, fly my brethren (Messenger, Irene)
Act I Scene 4: Air: As With Rosy Steps (Irene)
Act I Scene 4: Chorus: All pow'r in Heaven above, or earth beneath (Chorus of Christians)
Act I Scene 5: Recitativo: Mistaken wretches, why thus blind to fate (Septimius)
Act I Scene 5: Air: Dread the fruits of Christian folly (Septimius)
Act I Scene 5: Recitativo: Deluded mortal! (Theodora, Septimius)
Act I Scene 5: Recitativo: Oh worse than death indeed! (Theodora)
Act I Scene 5: Air: Angels, ever bright and fair (Theodora)
Act I Scene 6: Recitativo: Unhappy, happy crew! (Didymus, Irene)
Act I Scene 6: Accompagnato and Air: Kind Heaven, if virtue be thy care (Didymus)
Act I Scene 6: Recitativo: Oh Love, how great thy pow'r! (Irene)
Act I Scene 6: Chorus: Go, gen'rous pious youth! (Chorus of Christians)
Aria: Erwachet zum kriegen
Recitative: Der Tage erscheinet; die Stund' ist da
Aria: Wappne mich mit deiner Starke
Aria: Erquickendes Wunder der ewigen Gnade
Recitative: Wohlan, zu dieser frohen Zeit
Aria: Fluchtige Schatten, nichtige Gotzen
Aria: Jauchzet, frohlocket! Der Himmel ist often
Recitative: Gott Lob! Steht mir der Himmel offen
Aria: Welche Pracht, beglucktes Auge
Recitative: Ist Widerwartigkeit den Frommen eigen
Aria: Durch Stillesein und Hoften
Recitative: Hat deine Sele sich nun in Geduld gefasst
Aria: Ewige Liebe! Nahme die Flammen
Act I: Overture
Act I: Menuetto
Act I: Accompagnato: See, with what sad dejection in her looks (Lichas)
Act I: Aria: No longer, fate, relentless frown (Lichas)
Act I: Accompagnato: O, Hercules, why art thou absent from me? (Dejanira)
Act I: Aria: The world, when day's career is run (Dejanira)
Act I: Recitative: Princess! Be comforted, and hope the best! (Lichas, Dejanira, Hyllus)
Act I: Arioso: I feel, I feel the god, he swells my breast (Hyllus)
Act I: Recitative: He said the sacred fury left his breast (Hyllus, Dejanira)
Act I: Aria: There, in myrtle shades reclin'd (Dejanira)
Act I: Recitative: Despair not, but let rising hope suspend (Hyllus)
Act I: Aria: Where congeal'd the northern streams (Hyllus)
Act I: O filial piety, O gen'rous love! (Chorus)
Act I: Recitative: Banish your fears! The noble Hercules lives (Lichas, Dejanira)
Act I: Aria: Begone, my fears, fly hence, away (Dejanira)
Act I: Recitative: A train of captives, red with honest wounds (Lichas, Hyllus, Dejanira)
Act I: Aria: The smiling hours of joyful train (Lichas)
Act I: Let none despair; relief may come though late (Chorus)
Act I: Recitative: Ye faithful followers of the wretched Iole (Iole, First Oechalian)
Act I: Aria: Daughter of Gods, bright liberty! (Iole)
Act I: Recitative: But hark! The victor comes! (Iole)
Act I: March
Act I: Recitative: Thanks to the pow'rs above (Hercules, Iole)
Act I: Aria: My father! Ah, methinks I see (Iole)
Act I: Recitative: Now farewell, arms! From hence, the tide of time (Hercules)
Act I: Aria: The God of battle quits the bloody field (Hercules)
Act I: Crown with festal pomp the day (Chorus)
Act II: Duet: Joys of freedom, joys of pow'r (Dejanira, Iole)
Act II: Recitative: Father of Hercules, great Jove, oh help (Dejanira)
Act II: Love and Hymen, hand in hand (Chorus)

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