Music of Handel, Bach, and the English Renaissance

Music of Handel, Bach, and the English Renaissance

by Alfred Deller & the Deller Consort
     
 

Product Details

Release Date:
03/10/2009
Label:
Musical Concepts
UPC:
0851950001957
catalogNumber:
195

Tracks

Disc 1

  1. Jephtha, oratorio, HWV 70: 'Tis Heaven's all-ruling pow'r

    1. 'Tis Heaven's all-ruling pow'r  (03:03)
  2. Jephtha, oratorio, HWV 70: O spare your daughter

    1. O spare your daughter  (02:36)
  3. Jephtha, oratorio, HWV 70: Laud her all ye virgin train

    1. Laud her all ye virgin train  (03:09)
  4. Serse (Xerxes), opera, HWV 40: Ombra mai fù

    1. Ombra mai fù  (04:19)
  5. Orlando, opera, HWV 31: Ah! Stigie larve

    1. Ah! Stigie larve  (08:05)
  6. L'Allegro, il Penseroso ed il Moderato (Pastoral Ode), oratorio, HWV 55: Let me wander

    1. Let me wander  (02:01)
  7. Orlando, opera, HWV 31: Cielo se tu il consenti

    1. Cielo se tu il consenti  (05:21)
  8. Rinaldo, opera, HWV 7: Lascia ch'io pianga

    1. Lascia ch'io pianga  (04:40)
  9. Theodora, oratorio, HWV 68: Kind Heav'n, if Virtue be thy care

    1. Kind Heav'n, if Virtue be thy care  (02:35)
  10. Theodora, oratorio, HWV 68: Wide spread his name

    1. Wide spread his name  (02:33)
  11. Theodora, oratorio, HWV 68: Sweet Rose, and Lilly, flow'ry Form

    1. Sweet Rose, and Lilly, flow'ry Form  (03:12)
  12. Theodora, oratorio, HWV 68: To thee thou glorious son of worth

    1. To thee thou glorious son of worth  (05:16)
  13. Coronation Anthems (4) for chorus & orchestra, HWV 258-261: Zadok the priest

    1. Zadok the priest  (05:28)
  14. Coronation Anthems (4) for chorus & orchestra, HWV 258-261: The King

    1. The King  (02:49)
  15. Coronation Anthems (4) for chorus & orchestra, HWV 258-261: Let thy hand

    1. Let thy hand  (17:43)

Disc 2

  1. Ode for the Birthday of Queen Anne (Eternal Source of Light Divine), HWV 74

    1. Largo. Eternal source of light divine  (06:56)
    2. Andante. Let all the winged...  (02:59)
    3. Andante. Let flocks...  (02:25)
    4. Let rolling streams...  (02:47)
    5. Kind health descends  (06:04)
    6. Let envy then conceal her head  (02:26)
    7. United nations shall combine  (03:19)
  2. Cantata No. 170, "Vergnügte Ruh, beliebte Seelenlust," BWV 170 (BC A106)

    1. Aria. Vergnügte Ruh'  (06:52)
    2. Recitative. Die Welt, das Sündenhaus  (01:11)
    3. Aria. Wie jammern  (08:17)
    4. Recitative. Wer solte sich  (01:00)
    5. Aria. Wie leid ist mir das Leben  (06:00)
  3. Mass for 3 voices, chorus, orchestra & continuo in F major, BWV 233 (BC E6): Agnus Dei

    1. Agnus Dei  (09:01)
  4. Cantata No. 54, "Widerstehe doch der Sünde," BWV 54 (BC A51)

    1. Aria. Widerstehe  (01:07)
    2. Recitative. Die Art  (03:25)
    3. Aria. Wer Sunde tut  (05:34)

Disc 3

  1. Alexander's Feast, ode for St. Cecilia's Day, HWV 75

    1. Part 1. Overture (Maestoso - Allegro ma non troppo - Andante)  (06:46)
    2. Part 2. Air da capo. Revenge, revenge  (02:10)
    3. Part 1. Recitative. 'Twas at the royal feast  (01:25)
    4. Part 2. Accompanied recitative. Give the vengeance due  (02:09)
    5. Part 1. Air and Chorus. Happy, happy, happy  (05:04)
    6. Part 2. Air. The princes applaud  (02:29)
    7. Part 1. Recitative. Timotheus, plac'd on high  (00:35)
    8. Part 2. Air and chorus. Thais led the way  (05:03)
    9. Part 1. Accompanied recitative. The song began  (01:03)
    10. Part 2. Accompanied recitative. Thus long ago  (02:54)
    11. Part 1. Chorus. The list'ning crowd  (02:42)
    12. Part 2. Chorus. At last divine Cecilia came  (04:35)
    13. Part 1. Air. With ravish'd ears  (04:05)
    14. Part 2. Recitative. Let old Timotheus yield the prize  (00:34)
    15. Part 1. Recitative. The praise of Bacchus  (00:37)
    16. Part 2. Chorus and soloists. Let old Timotheus yield the prize  (03:53)
    17. Part 1. Air and Chorus. Bacchus, ever fair  (04:12)
    18. Part 1. Recitative. Sooth'd with the sound  (00:57)
    19. Part 1. Accompanied recitative. He chose a mournful Muse  (01:28)
    20. Part 1. Air. He sung Darius  (03:43)
    21. Part 1. Accompanied recitative. With downcast looks  (01:11)
    22. Part 1. Chorus. Behold Darius  (03:34)
    23. Part 1. Recitative. The mighty master smil'd  (00:40)
    24. Part 1. Air. Softly sweet in Lydian measures  (03:26)
    25. Part 1. Air. War, he sung, is toil and trouble  (05:40)
    26. Part 1. Chorus. The many rend the skies  (03:59)
    27. Part 1. Air. The Prince, unable to conceal  (07:46)
    28. Part 1. Chorus da capo. The many rend the skies  (04:09)
    29. Part 2. Accompanied recitative. Now strike the golden Lyre again  (01:34)
    30. Part 2. Chorus. Break his bands of sleep asunder  (01:54)
    31. Part 2. Air. Revenge, revenge  (02:03)
    32. Part 2. Largo. Behold the ghastly band  (04:52)

Disc 4

  1. Can she excuse my wrongs, for 4 voices & lute (First Book of Songs)  (04:11)
  2. A Plaine and Easie Introduction to Practicall Musicke, musical treatise with diverse music: Air for three viols

    1. Air for three viols  (01:30)
  3. Of All the Birds That I Do Know  (02:01)
  4. Alman for harpsichord  (01:16)
  5. If my complaints could passions move, for 4 voices & lute (First Book of Songs)  (04:26)
  6. Pavan for 2 bass viols in A minor  (05:57)
  7. I Care Not for These Ladies for voice, lute & bass viol  (01:44)
  8. Lady Hunsdon's Almain (Lady Hunsdon's Puffe), for lute, P 54  (01:03)
  9. Pandolpho  (07:23)
  10. Fantasia in C major for 4 Viols  (04:59)
  11. From silent night, true register of moans, for voice, trumpet, bass viols & lute (A Pilgrimes Solace)  (05:18)
  12. Up Tails All, variations for harpsichord  (05:56)

Disc 5

  1. Lamentations (of Jeremiah), 1st lesson for 5 voices, P. 102

    1. Incipit Lamentatio Jeremiae Prophetae  (01:11)
    2. Aleph; Quomodo sedet  (02:36)
    3. Beth  (00:29)
    4. Plorans ploravit  (04:07)
  2. Lamentations (of Jeremiah), 2nd lesson for 5 voices, P. 110

    1. De Lamentatione Jeremiae Prophetae  (01:36)
    2. Ghimel  (00:59)
    3. Migravit Judas  (01:58)
    4. Daleth  (00:32)
    5. Omnes persecutores  (03:27)
    6. Heth  (00:32)
    7. Facti sunt  (04:44)
  3. Jesu Salvator saeculi (Tu fabricator omnium), motet for 5 voices, P. 289  (05:15)
  4. Deus Tuorum Militum I for 5 voices  (04:10)
  5. O nata lux de lumine, motet (hymn) for 5 voices, P. 209  (02:09)
  6. Jam Christus astra ascenderat (Solemnis urgebat dies), motet for 5 voices, P. 285  (05:38)
  7. Salvator mundi Domine (Adesto nunc propitius), motet for 5 voices, P. 242  (05:18)
  8. My sweet little darling  (03:03)
  9. Guichardo  (04:39)
  10. What Booteth Love  (03:16)
  11. Ah, Silly Poor Joas  (01:48)
  12. Buy New Broom  (01:23)
  13. Ye sacred Muses (elegy for Thomas Tallis), consort song for voice & 4 viols: Ye Sacred Muses

    1. Ye Sacred Muses  (03:51)
  14. Lullaby, my sweet little baby, madrigal for 5 voices (SSATB) & viols  (07:00)
  15. In a Merry May Morn, for voice & 4 instruments  (01:25)
  16. Pandolpho  (04:06)
  17. Come, pretty babe, song for voice & 4 viols  (01:31)
  18. O Deathe, Rock Me A-Sleepe  (03:03)

Disc 6

  1. The self-banish'd (A Minuet)  (03:33)
  2. The wakeful nightingale  (01:36)
  3. Rodelinda, regina de' Langobardi, opera, HWV 19: Dove sei

    1. Dove sei  (04:14)
  4. Bist du bei mir, aria arranged for voice & continuo (after Gottfried Stölzel), BWV 508  (02:58)
  5. Voluntary, for organ No. 5 in G major  (01:09)
  6. O dive custos Auriacae domus ("On the death of Queen Mary"), song for 2 sopranos & continuo, Z. 504  (07:09)
  7. Voluntaries (7) for organ (from "Melothesia" Nos. 62-68): Voluntary in F

    1. Voluntary in F  (01:32)
  8. A Hymn to God the Father (Harmonia Sacra, Book 1, 1688)  (03:32)
  9. Sweet nimphe, come to thy lover, madrigal for 2 voices  (01:40)
  10. Love's goddess sure was blind (Birthday Ode for Queen Mary), for soloists, chorus, 2 recorders & continuo, Z. 331  (03:40)
  11. Sweet Kate  (01:45)
  12. Miraculous love's wounding, madrigal for 2 voices  (02:58)
  13. I goe before, my darling, madrigal for 2 voices  (01:27)
  14. Amphion Anglicus for voice & continuo: If my Celia could persuade

    1. If my Celia could persuade  (03:00)
  15. Ah, Heav'n! What Is't I Hear?  (03:17)
  16. O Bone Jesu for 2 voices & continuo  (03:10)
  17. Gaudent in Coelis for 2 voices & continuo  (01:32)
  18. Ah, my dear, ah, my dear Son!, carol (English)  (06:08)

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