George Frideric Handel*, The Monteverdi Choir, The English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner ‎– Hercules

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Archiv Produktion ‎– 447 689-2, Archiv Produktion ‎– 447 689-2 AX2
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2 × CD, Album, Reissue
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Tracklist

1-01 Act 1. No. 1. Overtura 6:59
1-02 Act 1. No. 2. Recitativo Accompagnato. See With What Grand Dejection 1:33
1-03 Act 1. No. 3. Aria. No Longer, Fate, Relentless Frown 5:53
1-04 Act 1. No. 4. Recitativo Accompagnato. O Hercules! Why Art Thou Absent From Me? / No. 5. Aria. 4:56
1-05 Act 1. No. 6. Recitativo. Princess! Be Comforted, And Hope The Best 1:39
1-06 Act 1. No. 7. Aria. I Feel, I Feel The God 1:30
1-07 Act 1. No. 8. Recitativo. Then I Am Lost! O Dreadful Oracle! / No. 9. Aria. There In Myrtle Shades 3:28
1-08 Act 1. No. 10. Recitativo. Despair Not! But Let Rising Hope Suspend / No. 11. Aria. Where Congealed 2:54
1-09 Act 1. No. 12. Chorus. O Filial Piety! O Generous Love! 3:37
1-10 Act 1. No. 13. Recitativo. Banish Your Fears! The Noble Hercules / No. 14. Aria. Begone, My Fears 4:12
1-11 Act 1. No. 15. Recitativo. A Train Of Captives, Red With Honest Wounds 0:58
1-12 Act 1. No. 16. March 1:39
1-13 Act 1. No. 17. Recitativo. Thanks To The Powers Above 2:04
1-14 Act 1. No. 18. Aria. My Father! Ah! Methinks I See 6:10
1-15 Act 1. No. 19. Recitativo. Now Farewell, Arms! From Hence The Tide Of Time / No. 20. Aria. The God 3:42
1-16 Act 1. No. 21. Chorus. Crown With Festal Pomp The Day 2:40
1-17 Act 2. No. 22. Aria. How Blest The Maid Ordained To Dwell 3:23
1-18 Act 2. No. 23. Recitativo. It Must Be So! Fame Speaks Aloud My Wrongs 4:13
1-19 Act 2. No. 25. Recitativo. Whence This Unjust Suspicion? 1:22
1-20 Act 2. No. 26. Aria. Ah! Think What Ills The Jealous Prove 6:03
1-21 Act 2. No. 27. Recitativo. It Is Too Sure That Hercules Is False 0:25
1-22 Act 2. No. 28. Chorus. Jealousy! Infernal Pest 5:48
2-01 Act 2. No. 29. Recitativo. She Knows My Passion, And Has Heard Me Breathe 1:17
2-02 Act 2. No. 30. Aria. From Celestial Seats Descending 6:05
2-03 Act 2. No. 31. Chorus. Wanton God Of Amorous Fires 1:50
2-04 Act 2. No. 32. Recitativo. Yes, I Congratulate Your Titles, Swelled / No. 33. Aria. Alcides' Name 5:51
2-05 Act 2. No. 34. Recitativo. O Glorious Pattern Of Heroic Deeds! / No. 35. Aria. 6:18
2-06 Act 2. No. 36. Recitativo. You Are Deceived! Some Villain Has Belied 1:34
2-07 Act 2. No. 37. Aria. Cease, Ruler Of The Day, To Rise 3:27
2-08 Act 2. No. 38. Recitativo. Some Kinder Power Inspire Me To Regain 2:30
2-09 Act 2. No. 39. Duet. Joys Of Freedom, Joys Of Power 3:06
2-10 Act 2. No. 40. Recitativo. Father Of Hercules, Great Jove, O Help / No. 41. Chorus. Love And Hymen 4:47
2-11 Act 3. No. 42. Sinfonia 2:48
2-12 Act 3. No. 43. Recitativo. Ye Sons Of Trachin, Mourn Your Valiant Chief 1:36
2-13 Act 3. No. 44. Aria. 2:54
2-14 Act 3. No. 45. Chorus. Tyrants Now No More Shall Dread 2:56
2-15 Act 3. No. 46. Recitativo Accompagnato. O Jove! What Land Is This, What Clime 2:24
2-16 Act 3. No. 47. Recitativo. Great Jove! Relieve His Pains! 2:15
2-17 Act 3. No. 48. Aria. Let Not Fame The Tidings Spread 2:12
2-18 Act 3. No. 49. Recitativo Accompagnato. Where Shall I Fly? Where Hide This Guilty Head? 5:51
2-19 Act 3. No. 50. Recitativo. Lo! The Fair Fatal Cause Of All This Ruin! 1:35
2-20 Act 3. No. 51. Aria. My Breast With Tender Pity Swells 7:35
2-21 Act 3. No. 52. Recitativo. Princess, Rejoice! Whose Heaven-directed Hand George Frederick Handel 2:01
2-22 Act 3. No. 53. Recitativo. Words Are Too Faint To Speak The Warring Passions 1:07
2-23 Act 3. No. 54. Duet. O Prince, Whose Virtues All Admire 2:16
2-24 Act 3. No. 55. Recitativo. Ye sons of freedom, now, in every clime / No. 56. Chorus 3:12

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Recorded on the occasion of the 1982 Göttingen Handel festival.

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  • Barcode: 0 28944 76892 3
  • Label Code: LC 0113

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