Janet Baker Sings Monteverdi, Gratiani, Barringcloe, Humfrey, Purcell, Schubert, Fauré, Gounod, Handel

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  • Release Date: 10/23/2007
  • Label: Bbc Legends
  • UPC: 684911421828
  • Catalog Number: 4218
  • Sales rank: 187,496


Disc 1
  1. 1 Quel sguardo sdegnosetto, madrigal for soprano (from Scherzi musicali), SV 247/1 - Claudio Monteverdi & Janet Baker (2:41)
  2. 2 Si dolce è'l tormento, madrigal for solo voice, SV 332 - Carlo Milanuzzi & Claudio Monteverdi (3:44)
  3. 3 Maledetto sia l'aspetto, madrigal for soprano (from Scherzi musicali), SV 246 - Claudio Monteverdi & Janet Baker (1:14)
  4. 4 Velut palma, velut rosa, for voice & continuo - Bonifatio Gratiani & Janet Baker (8:01)
  5. 5 A Divine Hymn - Jehovah Reigns - Mister Barringcloe & Janet Baker (2:31)
  6. 6 A Hymn to God the Father (Harmonia Sacra, Book 1, 1688) - Pelham Humfrey & Janet Baker (3:24)
  7. 7 Bonduca, or, The British Heroine, incidental music, Z. 574: O lead me to some peaceful gloom - Henry Purcell & Janet Baker (3:25)
  8. 8 Sir Anthony Love, or, the Rambling Lady, incidental music, Z. 588: Pursuing Beauty - Henry Purcell & Janet Baker (3:16)
  9. 9 Theodosius, or, the Force of Love, incidental music, Z.606: Ah! Cruel, bloody fate - Henry Purcell & Janet Baker (2:40)
  10. 10 Schwestergruss ("Im Mondenschein' wall' ich auf und ab"), song for voice & piano, D. 762 - Franz Schubert & Janet Baker (6:04)
  11. 11 Claudine von Villa Bella, singspiel, D. 239: Ariette "Liebe schwärmt auf allen Wegen" - Franz Schubert & Janet Baker (1:15)
  12. 12 Claudine von Villa Bella, singspiel, D. 239: Ariette "Hin und wieder fliegen Pfeile" - Franz Schubert & Janet Baker (1:12)
  13. 13 An die untergehende Sonne ("Sonne, du sinkst"), song for voice & piano, D. 457, Op. 44 - Franz Schubert & Janet Baker (7:21)
  14. 14 Herrn Josef Spaun ("Und nimmer schreibst du?"), song for voice & piano, D. 749 - Franz Schubert & Janet Baker (5:04)
  15. 15 Mandoline, song for voice & piano (Cinq Mélodies 'de Venise'), Op. 58/1 - Gabriel Fauré & Janet Baker (1:54)
  16. 16 En sourdine, song for voice & piano (Cinq Mélodies 'de Venise'), Op. 58/2 - Gabriel Fauré & Janet Baker (3:41)
  17. 17 Soir, song for voice & piano in D flat major, Op. 83/2 - Gabriel Fauré & Janet Baker (2:14)
  18. 18 Fleur Jetée, song for voice & piano in F minor, Op. 39/2 - Gabriel Fauré & Janet Baker (1:33)
  19. 19 Sérénade, for voice & piano with harmonium or cello ad lib. ("Chantez, riez, dormez") - Charles Gounod & Janet Baker (3:41)
  20. 20 Joshua, oratorio, HWV 64: O had I Jubal's lyre - George Frideric Handel & Janet Baker (2:53)
  21. 21 Dame Janet Baker in Conversation with Marjorie Anderson - Spoken Word & Janet Baker (9:10)
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