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The Art Of Counter Tenor / Michael Chance


Release Date: 02/25/1999 
Label:  Archiv Produktion (Dg)   Catalog #: 463042   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  George Frideric HandelHeinrich SchützJohann Sebastian BachHenry Purcell,   ... 
Performer:  Michael ChanceAshley StaffordValerie BotwrightSophia McKenna,   ... 
Conductor:  John NelsonTrevor PinnockJohn Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber OrchestraEnglish ConcertHis Majesties Sagbutts and Cornetts,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Works on This Recording

1.
Semele, HWV 58: Hymen, haste thy torch prepare by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Michael Chance (Counter Tenor)
Conductor:  John Nelson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
2.
Semele, HWV 58: Your tuneful voice by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Michael Chance (Counter Tenor)
Conductor:  John Nelson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1744; London, England 
3.
Semele, HWV 58: Despair no more shall wound me by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Michael Chance (Counter Tenor)
Conductor:  John Nelson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1744; London, England 
4.
Messiah, HWV 56: But who may abide the day of His coming? by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Michael Chance (Counter Tenor)
Conductor:  Trevor Pinnock
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Concert
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
5.
Messiah, HWV 56: Thou art gone up on high by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Michael Chance (Counter Tenor)
Conductor:  Trevor Pinnock
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Concert
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
6.
Geistliche Chormusik, Op. 11/SWV 369-397: Auf dem Gebirge..., SWV 396 by Heinrich Schütz
Performer:  Ashley Stafford (Counter Tenor), Michael Chance (Counter Tenor), Valerie Botwright (Double Bass)
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  His Majesties Sagbutts and Cornetts
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1648; Germany 
7.
Mass in B minor, BWV 232: Qui sedes by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Sophia McKenna (Oboe d'amore), Michael Chance (Counter Tenor)
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1747-1749; Leipzig, Germany 
8.
Mass in B minor, BWV 232: Agnus Dei by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Michael Chance (Counter Tenor)
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1747-1749; Leipzig, Germany 
9.
Saint Matthew Passion, BWV 244: no 47, Erbarme dich by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Michael Chance (Counter Tenor)
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists,  Monteverdi Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: ?1727; Leipzig, Germany 
10.
Saint Matthew Passion, BWV 244: no 70, Sehet, Jesus die Hand by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Michael Chance (Counter Tenor)
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists,  Monteverdi Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: ?1727; Leipzig, Germany 
11.
Saint John Passion, BWV 245: no 11, Von den Stricken meiner Sünden by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Anthony Robson (Oboe), Valerie Darke (Oboe), Michael Chance (Counter Tenor)
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1724; Leipzig, Germany 
12.
Saint John Passion, BWV 245: no 58, Es ist vollbracht by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Michael Chance (Counter Tenor), Richard Campbell (Viola da gamba)
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1724; Leipzig, Germany 
13.
Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, BWV 147: Schäme dich, O Seele, nicht by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Anthony Robson (Oboe d'amore), Michael Chance (Counter Tenor)
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1723; Leipzig, Germany 
14.
Lass, Fürstin, lass noch einen Strahl, BWV 198: no 5, Wie starb die Heldin so vergnügt by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Michael Chance (Counter Tenor)
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists
15.
Gottes Zeit ist die allerbeste, BWV 106 "Actus tragicus": In deine Hände by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Michael Chance (Counter Tenor)
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists
Period: Baroque 
16.
Come, ye sons of art, away, Z 323: Sound the trumpet by Henry Purcell
Performer:  Timothy Wilson (Counter Tenor), Michael Chance (Counter Tenor)
Conductor:  Trevor Pinnock
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Concert
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1694; England 
17.
Of old, when heroes thought it base, Z 333: The pale and the purple rose by Henry Purcell
Performer:  Michael Chance (Counter Tenor)
Conductor:  Trevor Pinnock
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Concert
Period: Baroque 
18.
Of old, when heroes thought it base, Z 333: Sound, trumpets, sound! by Henry Purcell
Performer:  Michael Chance (Counter Tenor)
Conductor:  Trevor Pinnock
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Concert
Period: Baroque 
19.
Nisi Dominus in G minor, RV 608 by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Michael Chance (Counter Tenor)
Conductor:  Trevor Pinnock
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Concert
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
20.
Stabat Mater in F minor, RV 621 by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Michael Chance (Counter Tenor)
Conductor:  Trevor Pinnock
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Concert
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
21.
Salve Regina in C minor, RV 616 by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Michael Chance (Counter Tenor)
Conductor:  Trevor Pinnock
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Concert
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 

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