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Gluck: Alceste / Jones, Flagstad, Jobin, Young


Release Date: 10/12/1993 
Label:  London/Decca Grand Opera Series Catalog #: 436234   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Christoph W. GluckGeorge Frideric HandelSiegfried Ochs
Performer:  Thomas HemsleyRaoul JobinKirsten FlagstadAlexander Young
Conductor:  Geraint JonesSir Adrian Boult
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Geraint Jones OrchestraGeraint Jones SingersLondon Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 3 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 3 Hours 12 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Alceste by Christoph W. Gluck
Performer:  Thomas Hemsley (), Raoul Jobin (Tenor), Kirsten Flagstad (Soprano),
Alexander Young (Tenor)
Conductor:  Geraint Jones
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Geraint Jones Orchestra,  Geraint Jones Singers
Period: Classical 
Written: 1767; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1957 
2. Radamisto, HWV 12: Sommi Dei by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Kirsten Flagstad (Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir Adrian Boult
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1712/1720; London, England 
Language: English 
3. Semele, HWV 58: O Sleep, why dost thou leave me? by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Kirsten Flagstad (Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir Adrian Boult
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1744; London, England 
Language: English 
4. Messiah, HWV 56: He shall feed His flock...Come unto Him by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Kirsten Flagstad (Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir Adrian Boult
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Language: English 
5. Messiah, HWV 56: I know that my redeemer liveth by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Kirsten Flagstad (Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir Adrian Boult
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Language: English 
6. Cantata con stromenti: Dank sei dir, Herr by Siegfried Ochs
Performer:  Kirsten Flagstad (Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir Adrian Boult
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Germany 
Language: English 

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