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Great Baroque Arias / King's Consort


Release Date: 09/01/2008 
Label:  Regis   Catalog #: 1062  
Composer:  George Frideric HandelHenry PurcellJohn Weldon
Performer:  John Mark AinsleyJames BowmanMichael GeorgeGillian Fisher,   ... 
Conductor:  Robert King
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Consort
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

HANDEL; BACH; WELDON; PURCELL; VIVALDI: John-Mark Ainsley; James Bowman; Gillian Fischer; Michael George; The King's Consort/Robert King. OPERA & VOCAL COLLECTION - GREAT BAROQUE ARIAS: Arias from St. Cecilia; Serse; Semele; Joshua; Acis & Galatea; Jephtha; Alexander's Feast; Samson; Cantata BWV 208; Dido & Aeneas; Orlando Furioso; etc. HANDEL; BACH; WELDON; PURCELL; VIVALDI: John-Mark Ainsley; James Bowman; Gillian Fischer; Michael George; The King's Consort/Robert King. OPERA & VOCAL COLLECTION - GREAT BAROQUE ARIAS: Arias from St. Cecilia; Serse; Semele; Joshua; Acis & Galatea; Jephtha; Alexander's Feast; Samson; Cantata BWV 208; Dido & Aeneas; Orlando Furioso; etc. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Ode for St Cecilia's Day, HWV 76: The trumpets loud clangour by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  John Mark Ainsley (Tenor), James Bowman (Countertenor), Michael George (Bass),
Gillian Fisher (Soprano), Crispian Steele-Perkins (Trumpet), Robert King (Harpsichord),
Robert King (Organ), Lisa Beznosiuk (Flute), Roy Goodman (Violin)
Conductor:  Robert King
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Consort
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1739; London, England 
2. Dido and Aeneas, Z 626: Thy hand, Belinda...When I am laid in earth by Henry Purcell
Performer:  Crispian Steele-Perkins (Trumpet), Robert King (Organ), Robert King (Harpsichord),
John Mark Ainsley (Tenor), James Bowman (Countertenor), Gillian Fisher (Soprano),
Michael George (Bass), Roy Goodman (Violin), Lisa Beznosiuk (Flute)
Conductor:  Robert King
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Consort
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1689; England 
3. Arise, ye subterranean winds by John Weldon
Performer:  John Mark Ainsley (Tenor), Roy Goodman (Violin), Gillian Fisher (Soprano),
Lisa Beznosiuk (Flute), Crispian Steele-Perkins (Trumpet), Michael George (Bass),
Robert King (Organ), Robert King (Harpsichord), James Bowman (Countertenor)
Conductor:  Robert King
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Consort
Period: Baroque 
Written: England 

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