Emma Kirkby: A Portrait

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  • Release Date: 5/30/1994
  • Label: Decca Import
  • UPC: 028944320022
  • Catalog Number: 443200
  • Sales rank: 248,812


Disc 1
  1. 1 La Resurrezione, oratorio, HWV 47: Disserratevi, op porte d'Averno - George Frideric Handel & Academy of Ancient Music (5:43)
  2. 2 From silent shades and the Elysian groves (Bess of Bedlam), song, Z. 370 - Henry Purcell & Lisa Beznosiuk (3:44)
  3. 3 From rosie bow'rs (from "Don Quixote"), song, Z. 578/9 - Henry Purcell & Academy of Ancient Music (6:04)
  4. 4 Where the Bee sucks, there lurk I, song - Thomas Arne & Academy of Ancient Music (2:19)
  5. 5 Rosamond, opera: Rise, Glory, rise - Thomas Arne & Academy of Ancient Music (6:36)
  6. 6 I saw my lady weep, for 2 voices & lute (Second Book of Song) - John Dowland & Emma Kirkby (5:39)
  7. 7 Alceste, incidental music, HWV 45: Gentle Morpheus, son of night - George Frideric Handel & Academy of Ancient Music (7:24)
  8. 8 Odi quel rosignuolo, for voice & continuo in 2 parts (Le musiche, Book 4) - Sigismondo d'India & Emma Kirkby (5:15)
  9. 9 Se ben hor non scopro el foco - Bartolomeo Tromboncino & Emma Kirkby (1:24)
  10. 10 Amor, hai vinto (I), cantata for voice, strings & continuo, RV 651: Passo di pena in pena - Antonio Vivaldi & Academy of Ancient Music (4:18)
  11. 11 Cantata No. 211, "Schweigt stille, plaudert nicht," (Coffee Cantata), BWV 211 (BC G48): Ei! wie schmeckt der Coffee süsse - Johann Sebastian Bach & Academy of Ancient Music (4:13)
  12. 12 Die Schöpfung (The Creation), oratorio, H. 21/2: With verdure clad - Franz Joseph Haydn & Academy of Ancient Music (4:59)
  13. 13 Vesperae solennes de confessore for soloists, chorus & orchestra, K. 339: Laudate Dominum - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Academy of Ancient Music (4:29)
  14. 14–17 Exsultate, jubilate, motet for soprano & orchestra, K. 165 (K. 158a) - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Academy of Ancient Music (13:47)
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