Handel: Solomon

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  • Release Date: 9/12/2006
  • Label: Philips
  • UPC: 028947575610
  • Catalog Number: 000667002
  • Sales rank: 74,290


Disc 1
  1. 1–37 Solomon, oratorio, HWV 67 - George Frideric Handel & Nancy Argenta (136:05)
    Composed byGeorge Frideric Handel
    Conducted byJohn Eliot Gardiner
    Performed byNancy Argenta, English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner, Barbara Hendricks, Anthony Rolfe Johnson, Della Jones, Monteverdi Choir, Joan Rodgers, Stephen Varcoe, Carolyn Watkinson
    1. 1Overture
    2. 2Act 1. Scene 1. Your harps and cymbals
    3. 3Act 1. Scene 1. Praise ye the Lord
    4. 4Act 1. Scene 1. With pious heart
    5. 5Act 1. Scene 1. Almighty Power
    6. 6Act 1. Scene 1. Imperial Solomon - Sacred rapture
    7. 7Act 1. Scene 1. Throughout the land
    8. 8Act 1. Scene 1. Bless'd be the Lord
    9. 9Act 1. Scene 2. And see my Queen
    10. 10Act 1. Scene 2. Bless'd the day
    11. 11Act 1. Scene 2. Thou fair inhabitant - Welcome as the dawn of day
    12. 12Act 1. Scene 2. My blooming fair - Haste, haste
    13. 13Act 1. Scene 2. When thou art absent - With thee th'unshelter'd moor I'd tread
    14. 14Act 1. Scene 2. May no rash intruder
    15. 15Act 2. Scene 1. From the censer
    16. 16Act 2. Scene 1. Prais'd be the Lord
    17. 17Act 2. Scene 1. Great prince - Thrice bless'd
    18. 18Act 2. Scene 2. My sovereign liege
    19. 19Act 2. Scene 3. Thou Son of David - Words are weak
    20. 20Act 2. Scene 3. What says the other - Thy sentence, great king
    21. 21Act 2. Scene 3. Withhold, withhold the executing hand - Can I see my infant gor'd
    22. 22Act 2. Scene 3. Israel, attend
    23. 23Act 2. Scene 3. Thrice bless'd be the king
    24. 24Act 2. Scene 3. From the east unto the west
    25. 25Act 2. Scene 3. No more shall armed bands - Beneath the vine
    26. 26Act 2. Scene 3. Swell, swell the full chorus
    27. 27Act 3. The Arrival of the Queen of Sheba
    28. 28Act 3. From Arabia's spicy shores
    29. 29Act 3. Sweep, sweep the string - Music, spread thy voice
    30. 30Act 3. Now a diff'rent measure - Shake the dome
    31. 31Act 3. Then at once from rage - Draw the tear from hopeless love
    32. 32Act 3. Next the tortur'd soul - Thus rolling surges rise
    33. 33Act 3. Thy harmony's divine
    34. 34Act 3. Thrice happy king - Golden columns
    35. 35Act 3. May peace in Salem ever dwell - Will the sun forget to streak
    36. 36Act 3. Adieu, fair queen - Ev'ry joy that wisdom knows
    37. 37Act 3. Praise the Lord
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John Eliot Gardiner Primary Artist
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