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Handel: Solomon

Tim Mead, Dominque Labelle, Claron McFadden, Micheal Slattery & Roderick Williams.

Winchester Cathedral Choir & Festspielorchester Gottingen, Nicholas McGegan

…Nicholas McGegan… conducting is light on its feet without ever sounding pressed. His soloists, bar for bar, match Reuss's in quality. Tim Mead's counter-tenor Solomon offers pleasing tone…... More…

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Contents

Handel: Solomon, HWV 67, Act I

Work length6:59
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  • Tim Mead (alto), Dominique Labelle (soprano), Claron McFadden (soprano), Michael Slattery (tenor), Roderick Williams (bass)
  • Winchester College Chapel Choir, Gottingen Symphony Orchestra
  • Nicholas McGegan

Overture

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Handel: Solomon, HWV 67, Act I Scene 1

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  • Tim Mead (alto), Dominique Labelle (soprano), Claron McFadden (soprano), Michael Slattery (tenor), Roderick Williams (bass)
  • Winchester College Chapel Choir, Gottingen Symphony Orchestra
  • Nicholas McGegan

Your harps and cymbals sound to great Jehovah's praise (Chorus of Priests)

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Air. Praise ye the Lord for all His mercies past (Levite)

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With pious hearts, and holy tongue (Chorus of Priests)

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Air. Almighty pow'r, who rul'st the earth and skies (Solomon)

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Recitative. Imperial Solomon, thy pray'rs Are heard (Zadok)

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Air. Sacred raptures cheer my breast (Zadok)

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Throughout the land Jehovah's praise record (Chorus of Israelites)

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Recitative. Bless'd be the Lord, who look'd with gracious eyes (Solomon)

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Air. What though I trace each herb and flow'r (Solomon)

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Handel: Solomon, HWV 67, Act I Scene 2

Work length22:18
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  • Tim Mead (alto), Dominique Labelle (soprano), Claron McFadden (soprano), Michael Slattery (tenor), Roderick Williams (bass)
  • Winchester College Chapel Choir, Gottingen Symphony Orchestra
  • Nicholas McGegan

Recitative. And see my queen, my wedded love (Solomon)

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Air. Bless'd the day when first my eyes (Queen)

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Recitative. Thou fair inhabitant of Nile (Solomon, Queen)

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Duet. Welcome as the dawn of day (Queen, Solomon)

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Recitative. Vain Are the transient beauties of the beauties (Zadok)

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Air. Indulge thy faith and wedded truth (Zadok)

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Recitative. My blooming fair, come, come away (Solomon)

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Air. Haste, haste to the cedar grove (Solomon)

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Recitative. When thou art absent from my sight (Queen)

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Air. With thee th'unshelter'd moor I'd tread (Queen)

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Recitative. Search round the world, there never yet was seen (Zadok)

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May no rash intruder disturb their soft hours (Chorus)

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Handel: Solomon, HWV 67, Act II Scene 1

Work length14:06
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  • Tim Mead (alto), Dominique Labelle (soprano), Claron McFadden (soprano), Michael Slattery (tenor), Roderick Williams (bass)
  • Winchester College Chapel Choir, Gottingen Symphony Orchestra
  • Nicholas McGegan

From the censer curling rise (Chorus of Israelites)

Track length5:11
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Recitative. Prais'd be the Lord, from Him my wisdom springs (Solomon)

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Air. When the sun o'er yonder hills (Solomon)

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Recitative. Great prince, thy resolution's just (Levite)

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Air. Thrice bless'd That wise discerning king (Levite)

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Handel: Solomon, HWV 67, Act II Scene 2

Work length1:56
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  • Tim Mead (alto), Dominique Labelle (soprano), Claron McFadden (soprano), Michael Slattery (tenor), Roderick Williams (bass)
  • Winchester College Chapel Choir, Gottingen Symphony Orchestra
  • Nicholas McGegan

Recitative. My sovereign liege, two women stand (Attendant, Solomon) - Scene 3: Thou son of David, hear a mother's grief [First Harlot]

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Handel: Solomon, HWV 67, Act II Scene 3

Work length33:03
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  • Tim Mead (alto), Dominique Labelle (soprano), Claron McFadden (soprano), Michael Slattery (tenor), Roderick Williams (bass)
  • Winchester College Chapel Choir, Gottingen Symphony Orchestra
  • Nicholas McGegan

Trio. Words Are weak to paint my fears (First Harlot, Second Harlot, Solomon)

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Recitative. What says the other to th'imputed charge? (Solomon, Second Harlot)

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Air. Thy sentence, great king (Second Harlot)

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Recitative. Withhold, withhold the executing hand! (First Harlot)

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Air. Can I see my infant gor'd (First Harlot)

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Recitative. Israel, attend to what your king shall say (Solomon)

Track length1:32
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Duet. Thrice bless'd be the king (First Harlot, Solomon)

Track length3:23
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From the east unto the west (Chorus of Israelites)

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Recitative. From morn to eve I could enraptur'd ding (Zadok)

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Air. See the tall palm That lifts head (Zadok)

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Recitative. No more shall armed bands our hopes destroy (First Harlot)

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Air. Beneath the vine, or fig-tree's shade (First Woman)

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Swell, swell the full chorus (Chorus of Priests)

Track length2:44
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Handel: Solomon, HWV 67, Act III

Work length46:19
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  • Tim Mead (alto), Dominique Labelle (soprano), Claron McFadden (soprano), Michael Slattery (tenor), Roderick Williams (bass)
  • Winchester College Chapel Choir, Gottingen Symphony Orchestra
  • Nicholas McGegan

Symphony: Arrival of the Queen of Sheba

Track length3:01
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Recitative. From Arabia's spicy shores (Queen of Sheba, Solomon)

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Air. Ev'ry sight these eyes behold (Queen of Sheba)

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Recitative. Sweep, sweep the string, to soothe the royal fair (Solomon)

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Air. Music, spread thy voice around (Solomon, Israelites)

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Air. Now a diff'rent measure try (Solomon, Israelites)

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Recitative. Then at once from rage remove (Solomon)

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Draw the tear from hopeless love (Chorus of Israelites)

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Recitative. Next the tortur'd soul release (Solomon)

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Air. Thus rolling surges rise (Solomon, Israelites)

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Recitative. Thy harmony's divine, great king (Queen of Sheba)

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Air. Pious king, and virtuous queen (Levite)

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Recitative. Thrice happy king, to have achiev'd (Zadok)

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Air. Golden columns, fair and bright (Zadok)

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Praise the Lord with harp and tongue! (Double Chorus)

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Recitative. Gold now Is common on our happy shore (Solomon)

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Air. How green our fertile pastures look! (Solomon)

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Recitative. May peace in Salem ever dwell! (Queen of Sheba)

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Air. Will the sun forget to streak (Queen of Sheba)

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Recitative. Adieu, fair queen, and in thy breast (Solomon)

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Duet. Ev'ry joy, That wisdom knows (Solomon, Queen of Sheba)

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The name of the wicked shall quickly be past (Chorus of Israelites)

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 Excerpt, Handel: Solomon

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  • Tim Mead (alto), Dominique Labelle (soprano), Claron McFadden (soprano), Michael Slattery (tenor), Roderick Williams (bass)
  • Winchester College Chapel Choir, Gottingen Symphony Orchestra
  • Nicholas McGegan

Applause

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