Handel* ‎– Acis And Galatea (A Masque In Two Acts)

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Newport Classic ‎– NCD 60045
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2 × CD, Album
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Tracklist

Act One
1-1 Sinfonia And Chorus — Chorus (Oh The Pleasure Of The Plains!) 9:15
Recitative And Air — Galatea (7:21)
1-2a Ye Verdant Plains
1-2b Hush, Ye Pretty Warbling Quire!
1-3 Air — Acis (Where Shall I Seek) 3:46
Recitative And Air — Damon (5:11)
1-4a Stay, Shepherd
1-4b Shepherd, What Art Thou Pursuing?
Recitative And Air — Acis (7:38)
1-5a Lo! Here My Love
1-5b Love In Her Eyes
Recitative And Air — Galatea (6:00)
1-6a Oh! Didst Thou Know
1-6b As When The Dove
1-7 Duet And Chorus — Galatea, Acis & Chorus (Happy We) 2:40
Act Two
2-1 Chorus — Chorus (Wretched Lovers) 4:27
Recitative And Air — Polyphemus (4:28)
2-2a I Rage
2-2b O Ruddier Than The Cherry
Recitative And Air — Polyphemus & Galatea (6:28)
2-3a Whither, Fairest
2-3b Cease To Beauty
2-4 Air — Damon (Would You Gain The Tender Creature) 5:55
Recitative And Air — Acis (5:27)
2-5a His Hideous Love
2-5b Love Sounds Th'Alarm
2-6 Air — Damon (Consider, Fond Shepherd) 6:17
Recitative And Trio — Galatea, Acis & Polyphemus (2:57)
2-7a Cease, O Cease
2-7b The Flocks Shall Leave The Mountain
Recitative And Chorus — Acis & Chorus (4:48)
2-8a Help, Galatea
2-8b Mourn, All Ye Masses
2-9 Air With Chorus — Galatea (Must I My Acis Still Bemoan) 4:04
Recitative And Air — Galatea (4:40)
2-10a 'Tis Done
2-10b Heart, The Seat Of Soft Delight
2-11 Chorus — Chorus (Galatea, Dry Thy Tears) 2:52

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Notes

Recorded in Merkin Hall, August, 1986

Total Playing Time: 41:57 (disc 1), 52:33 (disc 2)

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0 3244-60045-2 6
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 1 (Mirror Band)): NPC-CD60045.1 SOI01
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 2 (Mirror Band)): NPC-CD60045.2 SOI02
  • Matrix / Runout (Discs 1 & 2 (Mould)): SHAPE OPTIMEDIA, INC. MADE IN USA
  • Other (SPARS Code): DDD
  • Other (Disc 1 Catalog Number): NCD 60045/1
  • Other (Disc 2 Catalog Number): NCD 60045/2

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