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Joan Sutherland: A Portrait

Joan Sutherland (soprano), Joan Sutherland (Galatea), Peter Pears (Acis), Owen Brannigan (Polyphemus), George Malcolm (harpsichord)

Philomusica of London, St Anthony Singers, London Symphony Orchestra, Sir Adrian Boult, Sir Anthony Lewis

In her own time there was a tendency to take Sutherland for granted, so consistent were her high standards of technique, musicianship and, yes, acting. Her total command of the stage was always
formidable. More…

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Contents

Handel: Acis and Galatea

28:48
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  • Sir Adrian Boult
  • Dame Joan Sutherland, St. Anthony Singers, Peter Pears, Philomusica of London, Owen Brannigan

"Ye Verdant Plains" (Accompagnato)

1:01
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"Hush, Ye Pretty Warbling Quire" (Air)

4:29
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"Oh! Didst Thou Know the Pains" (Recitative)

0:25
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"As When the Dove Laments Her Love" (Air)

4:54
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"Happy We!" (Duet with Acis)

2:44
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"Cease, Oh Cease, Thou Gentle Youth" (Recitative)

0:38
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"The Flocks Shall Leave the Mountain" (Trio With Acis and Polyphemus)

2:35
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"Must I My Acis Still Bemoan" (Solo and Chorus)

4:30
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"Tis Done: Thus I Exert My Pow'r Divine" (Recitative)

0:30
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"Heart, the Seat of Soft Delight" (Air)

3:58
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"Galatea, Dry Thy Tears" (Chorus)

3:04
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Handel: The Messiah

19:23
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  • Sir Adrian Boult
  • Dame Joan Sutherland, London Symphony Orchestra, George Malcom

"Rejoice Greatly, O Daughter of Zion" (Air)

4:42
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"How Beautiful Are the Feet" (Air)

2:40
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"I Know That My Redeemeth Liveth" (Air)

7:09
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"If God Be for Us" (Air)

4:52
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 Excerpt, Handel: Alcina

15:59
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  • Sir Anthony Lewis
  • Dame Joan Sutherland, Philomusica of London

"Tornami a vagheggiar"

5:13
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"Ombre pallid"

10:46
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Handel: Samson: Let the bright seraphim

5:57
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  • Dame Joan Sutherland

Verdi: Otello: The Willow Song

8:05
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  • Joan Sutherland, Orchestra Royal Opera House Covent Garden, Francesco Molinari-Pradelli

Verdi: La Traviata: "Ah, fors' è lui / Sempre libera"

6:44
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  • Joan Sutherland, Orchestra Royal Opera House Covent Garden, Francesco Molinari-Pradelli

Verdi: Rigoletto: "Caro Nome" (Recitative and Aria)

6:13
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  • Joan Sutherland, Orchestra Royal Opera House Covent Garden, Francesco Molinari-Pradelli

Bellini: Norma: "Sediziose voci...Casta diva...Ah! bello a me ritorna"

12:46
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  • Joan Sutherland, Orchestra Royal Opera House Covent Garden, Francesco Molinari-Pradelli

 Excerpt, Bellini: I Puritani

10:04
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  • Joan Sutherland, Orchestra Royal Opera House Covent Garden, Francesco Molinari-Pradelli

"Son vergin vezzosa" (Polonaise)

3:05
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"O rendetemi la speme... Qui la voce... Vien, diletto"

6:59
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Bellini: La Sonnambula: "Care compagne... Come per me sereno... Sovra il sen"

8:29
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  • Joan Sutherland, Orchestra Royal Opera House Covent Garden, Francesco Molinari-Pradelli
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Gounod: Romeo et Juliet: The Waltz Song

3:27
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  • Joan Sutherland, Orchestra Royal Opera House Covent Garden, Francesco Molinari-Pradelli

 Excerpt, Mozart: Die Entführung aus dem Serail, K384

8:43
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  • Joan Sutherland, Orchestra Royal Opera House Covent Garden, Francesco Molinari-Pradelli

 Excerpt, Delibes: Lakmé

7:50
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  • Joan Sutherland, Orchestra Royal Opera House Covent Garden, Francesco Molinari-Pradelli

Meyerbeer: O beau pays de la Touraine (from Les Huguenots)

5:40
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  • Joan Sutherland, Orchestra Royal Opera House Covent Garden, Francesco Molinari-Pradelli

Arne: Artaxerxes: The Soldier Tir'd

4:01
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  • Joan Sutherland, Orchestra Royal Opera House Covent Garden, Francesco Molinari-Pradelli

Rossini: Bel raggio lusinghier (from Semiramide)

6:36
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  • Joan Sutherland, Orchestra Royal Opera House Covent Garden, Francesco Molinari-Pradelli

Gounod: Fasut: "O Dieu! que de bijoux...Ah! je ris de me voir"

4:35
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  • Joan Sutherland, Orchestra Royal Opera House Covent Garden, Francesco Molinari-Pradelli

Thomas, Ambroise: Hamlet: The Mad Scene

8:52
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  • Joan Sutherland, Orchestra Royal Opera House Covent Garden, Francesco Molinari-Pradelli
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