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Opera In English - Handel: Julius Caesar / Mackerras, Et Al


Release Date: 05/18/1999 
Label:  Chandos   Catalog #: 3019   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  George Frideric Handel
Performer:  James BowmanNoel DaviesDella JonesDavid James,   ... 
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English National Opera OrchestraEnglish National Opera Chorus
Number of Discs: 3 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 3 Hours 4 Mins. 

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Recorded in: Abbey Road Studios, London 1-7 August 1984 Producer(s) John Fraser Sound Engineer(s) Mark Vigars Recorded in: Abbey Road Studios, London 1-7 August 1984 Producer(s) John Fraser Sound Engineer(s) Mark Vigars Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Giulio Cesare, HWV 17 by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  James Bowman (Countertenor), Noel Davies (Harpsichord), Della Jones (Mezzo Soprano),
David James (Countertenor), Valerie Masterson (Soprano), Dame Janet Baker (Mezzo Soprano),
John Tomlinson (Bass), Christopher Booth-Jones (Baritone), Sarah Walker (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English National Opera Orchestra,  English National Opera Chorus
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1724; London, England 
Language: English 

Sound Samples

Giulio Cesare in Egitto (Julius Caesar), HWV 17: Overture
Giulio Cesare in Egitto (Julius Caesar), HWV 17: Act I Scene 1: Caesar! Caesar! Egypt acclaims thee (Chorus)
Giulio Cesare in Egitto (Julius Caesar), HWV 17: Act I Scene 1: Kneel in tribute, fair land of Egypt (Caesar)
Giulio Cesare in Egitto (Julius Caesar), HWV 17: Act I Scene 1: Curio, Caesar has come ... (Caesar, Cornelia, Sextus, Achillas)
Giulio Cesare in Egitto (Julius Caesar), HWV 17: Act I Scene 1: Tyrant, avoid my sight (Caesar)
Giulio Cesare in Egitto (Julius Caesar), HWV 17: Act I Scene 1: Mother! Cornelia! (Sextus, Curio, Cornelia)
Giulio Cesare in Egitto (Julius Caesar), HWV 17: Act I Scene 1: Grief and woe all hope deny me (Cornelia)
Giulio Cesare in Egitto (Julius Caesar), HWV 17: Act I Scene 1: Come rouse yourselves to vengeance (Sextus)
Giulio Cesare in Egitto (Julius Caesar), HWV 17: Act I Scene 2: You shall be Queen, Cleopatra (Cleopatra, Nirenus, Ptolemy)
Giulio Cesare in Egitto (Julius Caesar), HWV 17: Act I Scene 2: Yet why despair? (Cleopatra)
Giulio Cesare in Egitto (Julius Caesar), HWV 17: Act I Scene 2: Pharaoh, my King! (Achillas, Ptolemy)
Giulio Cesare in Egitto (Julius Caesar), HWV 17: Act I Scene 2: Upstart, barbarian and traitor! (Ptolemy)
Giulio Cesare in Egitto (Julius Caesar), HWV 17: Act I Scene 3: Spirit of mighty Pompey (Caesar, Curio, Cleopatra, Nirenus)
Giulio Cesare in Egitto (Julius Caesar), HWV 17: Act I Scene 3: Here within thee, O friendly marble (Cornelia)
Giulio Cesare in Egitto (Julius Caesar), HWV 17: Act I Scene 3: Alas! Reviled and neglected, must I remain here for ever? (Cornelia, Sextus, Cleopatra, Nirenus)
Giulio Cesare in Egitto (Julius Caesar), HWV 17: Act I Scene 3: O star of my desire (Cleopatra)
Giulio Cesare in Egitto (Julius Caesar), HWV 17: Act I Scene 4: Caesar! A generous destiny ... (Ptolemy, Caesar, Achillas)
Giulio Cesare in Egitto (Julius Caesar), HWV 17: Act I Scene 4: How silently, how slyly (Caesar)
Giulio Cesare in Egitto (Julius Caesar), HWV 17: Act I Scene 4: Sire, with Sextus her son, the lady Cornelia (Achillas, Cornelia, Sextus, Ptolemy)
Giulio Cesare in Egitto (Julius Caesar), HWV 17: Act I Scene 4: Ne'er reject a tender lover (Achillas)
Giulio Cesare in Egitto (Julius Caesar), HWV 17: Act I Scene 4: Mother! My dearest! (Sextus, Cornelia)
Giulio Cesare in Egitto (Julius Caesar), HWV 17: Act I Scene 4: Condemn'd to grieve and cry, my love (Cornelia, Sextus)
Giulio Cesare in Egitto (Julius Caesar), HWV 17: Act II Scene 1: Have you done as I ordered, faithful Nirenus? (Cleopatra, Nirenus, Caesar)
Giulio Cesare in Egitto (Julius Caesar), HWV 17: Act II Scene 1: Lamenting, complaining of Caesar's disdaining (Cleopatra, Caesar)
Giulio Cesare in Egitto (Julius Caesar), HWV 17: Act II Scene 1: Fly then, fly, O my heart (Caesar, Nirenus)
Giulio Cesare in Egitto (Julius Caesar), HWV 17: Act II Scene 1: Fleet o'er flowery meadow gliding (Caesar)
Giulio Cesare in Egitto (Julius Caesar), HWV 17: Act II Scene 2: Still despairing, still lamenting (Cornelia)
Giulio Cesare in Egitto (Julius Caesar), HWV 17: Act II Scene 2: Lady, forget your grieving (Achillas, Cornelia, Ptolemy)
Giulio Cesare in Egitto (Julius Caesar), HWV 17: Act II Scene 2: Deep within my bosom burning (Ptolemy)
Giulio Cesare in Egitto (Julius Caesar), HWV 17: Act II Scene 2: So why delay? (Cornelia, Sextus)
Giulio Cesare in Egitto (Julius Caesar), HWV 17: Act II Scene 2: Sigh no more, forget lamenting (Cornelia)
Giulio Cesare in Egitto (Julius Caesar), HWV 17: Act II Scene 2: Wounded, the serpent ne'er reposes
Giulio Cesare in Egitto (Julius Caesar), HWV 17: Act II Scene 3: Soon he will come to find me (Cleopatra)
Giulio Cesare in Egitto (Julius Caesar), HWV 17: Act II Scene 3: Venus, fair lady, 1 favour send me (Cleopatra)
Giulio Cesare in Egitto (Julius Caesar), HWV 17: Act II Scene 3: Ah gods! What do I see? (Caesar, Cleopatra, Curio)
Giulio Cesare in Egitto (Julius Caesar), HWV 17: Act II Scene 3: In anger and fury I'll turn on the foe (Caesar, Chorus)
Giulio Cesare in Egitto (Julius Caesar), HWV 17: Act II Scene 3: They will kill him (Cleopatra)
Giulio Cesare in Egitto (Julius Caesar), HWV 17: Act II Scene 3: Hear my prayer, O gods, relenting (Cleopatra)

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