Haydn: The Operas

Haydn: The Operas

by Antal Doráti
     
 

Though Haydn was known primarily as an instrumental composer, he also had a successful and prolific career as an opera composer. This budget-priced box set brings together eight complete opera recordings, all under the direction of Antal Dorati with the Orchestre de Chambre de Lausanne.

These recordings, made in the late 1970s, were groundbreaking at the time and

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Overview

Though Haydn was known primarily as an instrumental composer, he also had a successful and prolific career as an opera composer. This budget-priced box set brings together eight complete opera recordings, all under the direction of Antal Dorati with the Orchestre de Chambre de Lausanne.

These recordings, made in the late 1970s, were groundbreaking at the time and remain valuable documents of Haydn's lesser-known works.

Includes:

  • Armida (Jessye Norman, Norma Burrowes, Claes H. Ahnsjö, Anthony Rolfe Johnson, Samuel Ramey)
  • La Fedeltà Premiata (Ileana Cotrubas, Frederica von Stade, Lucia Valentini-Terrani, Luigi Alva, Alan Titus)
  • Orlando Paladino (Arleen Auger, Elly Ameling, George Shirley, Claes H. Ahnsjö, Benjamin Luxon)
  • La Vera Costanza (Jessye Norman, Helen Donath, Claes H. Ahnsjö, Wladimiro Ganzarolli, Domenico Trimarchi)
  • L’Incontro Improvviso (Linda Zoghby, Margaret Marshall, Della Jones, Claes H. Ahnsjö, Domenico Trimarchi, Benjamin Luxon)
  • L’Infedeltà Delusa (Edith Mathis, Barbara Hendricks, Claes H. Ahnsjö, Aldo Baldin, Michael Devlin)
  • L’Isola Disabitata (Norma Lerer, Linda Zogbhy, Luigi Alva, Renato Bruson)
  • Il Mondo della Luna (Arleen Auger, Edith Mathis, Frederica von Stade, Lucia Valentini-Terrani, Luigi Alva, Anthony Rolfe Johnson, Domenico Trimarchi)
  • Orchestre de Chambre de Lausanne conducted by Antal Dorati

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Product Details

Release Date:
09/08/2009
Label:
Decca
UPC:
0028947817765
catalogNumber:
001313202
Rank:
41896

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Tracks

  1. Solo e pensoso, aria for soprano & orchestra (from Petrarch: Il Canzoniere), H. 24b/20  - Franz Joseph Haydn  -  Lausanne Chamber Orchestra  - Armin Jordan  - Edith Mathis
  2. Chi vive amante, aria for soprano & orchestra (for Bianchi's Alessandro nell'Indie), H. 24b/13  - Franz Joseph Haydn  -  Lausanne Chamber Orchestra  - Armin Jordan  - Edith Mathis
  3. Sono Alcina e sono ancora, aria for soprano & orchestra (for Gazzaniga's L'isola di Alcina), H. 24b/9  - Franz Joseph Haydn  -  Lausanne Chamber Orchestra  - Armin Jordan  - Edith Mathis
  4. D'una sposa meschinella, aria for soprano & orchestra (for Paisiello's La Frascatana; doubtful), H. 24b/2  - Franz Joseph Haydn  -  Lausanne Chamber Orchestra  - Armin Jordan  - Edith Mathis
  5. Son pietosa, son bonina, aria for soprano & orchestra, H. 32/1b (for a pastiche opera by several composers, Circe, ossia L'isola inca  - Franz Joseph Haydn  -  Lausanne Chamber Orchestra  - Armin Jordan  - Edith Mathis
  6. Miseri noi, misera Patria, cantata for soprano & orchestra, H. 24a/7  - Franz Joseph Haydn  -  Lausanne Chamber Orchestra  - Armin Jordan  - Edith Mathis
  7. Infelice Sventurata, aria for soprano & orchestra (for Cimarosa, I due supposti conti), H. 24b/15  - Franz Joseph Haydn  -  Lausanne Chamber Orchestra  - Armin Jordan  - Edith Mathis
  8. Vada adagio, signorina, aria for soprano & orchestra (for Guglielmi's La Quakera spiritosa), H. 24b/12  - Franz Joseph Haydn  -  Lausanne Chamber Orchestra  - Armin Jordan  - Edith Mathis
  9. Il mondo della luna, opera, H. 28/7  - Franz Joseph Haydn  - Antal Doráti  - Luigi Alva  - Arleen Augér  -  Lausanne Chamber Orchestra  - Anthony Rolfe Johnson  - Edith Mathis  - Domenico Trimarchi
  10. L'isola disabitata, opera, H. 28/9  - Franz Joseph Haydn  - Antal Doráti  - Luigi Alva  - Renato Bruson  -  Lausanne Chamber Orchestra  - Linda Zoghby
  11. L'infedeltà delusa, opera, H. 28/5  - Franz Joseph Haydn  - Antal Doráti  - Claes-Håkan Ahnsjo  - Aldo Baldin  -  Lausanne Chamber Orchestra  - Michael Devlin  - Barbara Hendricks  - Edith Mathis
  12. Lavatevi presto, trio for 2 tenors, bass & orchestra, H. 32/1c (for Anfossi, Circe)  - Franz Joseph Haydn  - Antal Doráti  - Claes-Håkan Ahnsjo  -  Lausanne Chamber Orchestra
  13. Se tu mi sprezzi, ingrata, aria for voice & orchestra, H. 24b/14 (aria for Sarti's I finiti eredi)  - Franz Joseph Haydn  - Antal Doráti  - Aldo Baldin  -  Lausanne Chamber Orchestra
  14. Acide e Galatea, opera, H. 28/1: Tergi i vezzosi rai  - Franz Joseph Haydn  - Antal Doráti  -  Lausanne Chamber Orchestra  - Michael Devlin
  15. Ah, tu non senti...Qual destra omicida, aria for tenor & orchestra (for Traëtta's Ifigenia in Tauride), H. 24b/10  - Franz Joseph Haydn  - Antal Doráti  - Claes-Håkan Ahnsjo  -  Lausanne Chamber Orchestra
  16. L'incontro improvviso, opera, H. 28/6  - Franz Joseph Haydn  - Antal Doráti  - Claes-Håkan Ahnsjo  -  Lausanne Chamber Orchestra  - Benjamin Luxon  - Margaret Marshall  - Domenico Trimarchi  - Linda Zoghby  - James Hooper
  17. La Vera costanza, opera, H. 28/8  - Franz Joseph Haydn  - Antal Doráti  - Claes-Håkan Ahnsjo  -  Lausanne Chamber Orchestra  - Helen Donath  - Vladimiro Ganzarolli  - Anthony Rolfe Johnson  - Kari Lovaas  - Jessye Norman  - Domenico Trimarchi
  18. Orlando Paladino (Der Ritter Roland), opera, H. 28/11  - Franz Joseph Haydn  - Antal Doráti  - Claes-Håkan Ahnsjo  - Elly Ameling  - Arleen Augér  -  Lausanne Chamber Orchestra  - Benjamin Luxon  - Maurizio Mazzieri  - George Shirley  - Domenico Trimarchi
  19. La Fedeltà premiata, opera, H. 28/10  - Franz Joseph Haydn  - Antal Doráti  - Luigi Alva  -  Lausanne Chamber Orchestra  - Ileana Cotrubas  - Tonny Landy  - Maurizio Mazzieri  - Alan Titus
  20. Armida, opera, H. 28/12  - Franz Joseph Haydn  - Antal Doráti  - Claes-Håkan Ahnsjo  - Norma Burrowes  -  Lausanne Chamber Orchestra  - Anthony Rolfe Johnson  - Robin Leggate  - Jessye Norman  - Samuel Ramey

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