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Handel ; Watkinson , Argenta , Hendricks , Rolfe Johnson , Monteverdi Choir , English Baroque Soloists , John Eliot Gardiner

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Handel; Watkinson, Argenta, Hendricks, Rolfe Johnson, Monteverdi Choir, English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner Solomon Cover Art

Tracklist


CD 1
  • 1. Solomon, HWV 67: Overture
    length: 5:10
    conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner
    orchestra: English Baroque Soloists
  • 2. Solomon, HWV 67: Act I, Scene I. "Your harps and cymbals"
    length: 3:18
    conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner
    orchestra: English Baroque Soloists
    choir vocals: Monteverdi Choir
  • 3. Solomon, HWV 67: Act I, Scene I. "Praise ye the Lord"
    length: 4:47
    conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner
    orchestra: English Baroque Soloists
    bass vocals: Stephen Varcoe
  • 4. Solomon, HWV 67: Act I, Scene I. "With pious heart"
    length: 4:42
    conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner
    orchestra: English Baroque Soloists
    choir vocals: Monteverdi Choir
  • 5. Solomon, HWV 67: Act I, Scene I. "Almighty Power"
    length: 2:58
    conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner
    orchestra: English Baroque Soloists
    mezzo-soprano vocals: Carolyn Watkinson
  • 6. Solomon, HWV 67: Act I, Scene I. "Imperial Solomon - Sacred rapture
    length: 4:49
    conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner
    orchestra: English Baroque Soloists
    tenor vocals: Anthony Rolfe Johnson
  • 7. Solomon, HWV 67: Act I, Scene I. "Throughout the land"
    length: 3:32
    conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner
    orchestra: English Baroque Soloists
    choir vocals: Monteverdi Choir
  • 8. Solomon, HWV 67: Act I, Scene I. "Bless'd be the Lord"
    conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner
    orchestra: English Baroque Soloists
    mezzo-soprano vocals: Carolyn Watkinson
  • 9. Solomon, HWV 67: Act I, Scene II. "And see my Queen"
    length: 0:45
    conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner
    orchestra: English Baroque Soloists
    mezzo-soprano vocals: Carolyn Watkinson
  • 10. Solomon, HWV 67: Act I, Scene II. "Bless'd the day"
    length: 4:46
    conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner
    orchestra: English Baroque Soloists
    soprano vocals: Nancy Argenta
  • 11. Solomon, HWV 67: Act I, Scene II. "Thou fair inhabitant - Welcome as the dawn of day"
    length: 3:59
    conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner
    orchestra: English Baroque Soloists
    mezzo-soprano vocals: Carolyn Watkinson
    soprano vocals: Nancy Argenta
  • 12. Solomon, HWV 67: Act I, Scene II. "My blooming fair - Haste, haste"
    length: 3:23
    conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner
    orchestra: English Baroque Soloists
    mezzo-soprano vocals: Carolyn Watkinson
  • 13. Solomon, HWV 67: Act I, Scene II. "When thou art absent - With thee th'unshelter'd moor I'd tread"
    length: 2:22
    conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner
    orchestra: English Baroque Soloists
    soprano vocals: Nancy Argenta
  • 14. Solomon, HWV 67: Act I, Scene II. "May no rash intruder"
    length: 3:21
    conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner
    orchestra: English Baroque Soloists
    choir vocals: Monteverdi Choir
  • 15. Solomon, HWV 67: Act II, Scene I. "From the censer"
    length: 5:12
    conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner
    orchestra: English Baroque Soloists
    choir vocals: Monteverdi Choir
  • 16. Solomon, HWV 67: Act II, Scene I. "Prais'd be the Lord"
    length: 5:10
    conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner
    orchestra: English Baroque Soloists
    mezzo-soprano vocals: Carolyn Watkinson
  • 17. Solomon, HWV 67: Act II, Scene I. "Great prince - Thrice bless'd"
    length: 3:41
    conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner
    orchestra: English Baroque Soloists
    bass vocals: Stephen Varcoe

    CD 2
  • 1. Solomon, HWV 67: Act II, Scene II. "My sovereign liege"
    length: 1:53
    conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner
    orchestra: English Baroque Soloists
    mezzo-soprano vocals: Carolyn Watkinson
    soprano vocals: Joan Rodgers
  • 2. Solomon, HWV 67: Act II, Scene III. "Thou Son of David - Words are weak"
    length: 5:36
    conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner
    orchestra: English Baroque Soloists
    mezzo-soprano vocals: Carolyn Watkinson and Della Jones
    soprano vocals: Joan Rodgers
  • 3. Solomon, HWV 67: Act II, Scene III. "What says the other - Thy sentence, great king"
    length: 3:29
    conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner
    orchestra: English Baroque Soloists
    mezzo-soprano vocals: Carolyn Watkinson and Della Jones
  • 4. Solomon, HWV 67: Act II, Scene III. "Withhold, withhold the executing hand - Can I see my infant gor'd"
    length: 4:24
    conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner
    orchestra: English Baroque Soloists
    soprano vocals: Joan Rodgers
  • 5. Solomon, HWV 67: Act II, Scene III. "Israel, attend"
    length: 1:19
    conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner
    orchestra: English Baroque Soloists
    mezzo-soprano vocals: Carolyn Watkinson
  • 6. Solomon, HWV 67: Act II, Scene III. "Thrice bless'd be the king"
    length: 3:59
    conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner
    orchestra: English Baroque Soloists
    mezzo-soprano vocals: Carolyn Watkinson
    soprano vocals: Joan Rodgers
  • 7. Solomon, HWV 67: Act II, Scene III. "From the east unto the west"
    length: 2:29
    conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner
    orchestra: English Baroque Soloists
    choir vocals: Monteverdi Choir
  • 8. Solomon, HWV 67: Act II, Scene III. "No more shall armed bands - Beneath the vine"
    length: 6:24
    conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner
    orchestra: English Baroque Soloists
    soprano vocals: Joan Rodgers
  • 9. Solomon, HWV 67: Act II, Scene III. "Swell, swell the full chorus"
    length: 2:46
    conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner
    orchestra: English Baroque Soloists
    choir vocals: Monteverdi Choir
  • 10. Solomon, HWV 67: Act III. "The Arrival of the Queen of Sheba"
    length: 3:02
    conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner
    orchestra: English Baroque Soloists
  • 11. Solomon, HWV 67: Act III. "From Arabia's spicy shores"
    length: 1:26
    conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner
    orchestra: English Baroque Soloists
    mezzo-soprano vocals: Carolyn Watkinson
    soprano vocals: Barbara Hendricks
  • 12. Solomon, HWV 67: Act III. "Sweep, sweep the string - Music, spread thy voice"
    length: 3:35
    conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner
    orchestra: English Baroque Soloists
    choir vocals: Monteverdi Choir
    mezzo-soprano vocals: Carolyn Watkinson
  • 13. Solomon, HWV 67: Act III. "Now a diff'rent measure - Shake the dome"
    length: 1:47
    conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner
    orchestra: English Baroque Soloists
    choir vocals: Monteverdi Choir
    mezzo-soprano vocals: Carolyn Watkinson
  • 14. Solomon, HWV 67: Act III. "Then at once from rage - Draw the tear from hopeless love"
    length: 3:21
    conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner
    orchestra: English Baroque Soloists
    choir vocals: Monteverdi Choir
    mezzo-soprano vocals: Carolyn Watkinson
  • 15. Solomon, HWV 67: Act III. "Next the tortur'd soul - Thus rolling surges rise"
    length: 3:40
    conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner
    orchestra: English Baroque Soloists
    choir vocals: Monteverdi Choir
    mezzo-soprano vocals: Carolyn Watkinson
  • 16. Solomon, HWV 67: Act III. "Thy harmony's divine"
    length: 0:59
    conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner
    orchestra: English Baroque Soloists
    soprano vocals: Barbara Hendricks
  • 17. Solomon, HWV 67: Act III. "Thrice happy king - Golden columns"
    length: 3:59
    conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner
    orchestra: English Baroque Soloists
    tenor vocals: Anthony Rolfe Johnson
  • 18. Solomon, HWV 67: Act III. "May peace in Salem ever dwell - Will the sun forget to streak"
    length: 5:55
    conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner
    orchestra: English Baroque Soloists
    soprano vocals: Barbara Hendricks
  • 19. Solomon, HWV 67: Act III. "Adieu, fair queen - Ev'ry joy that wisdom knows"
    length: 3:02
    conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner
    orchestra: English Baroque Soloists
    mezzo-soprano vocals: Carolyn Watkinson
    soprano vocals: Barbara Hendricks
  • 20. Solomon, HWV 67: Act III. "Praise the Lord"
    length: 4:40
    conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner
    orchestra: English Baroque Soloists
    choir vocals: Monteverdi Choir