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Contre-ténors

Andreas Scholl (countertenor), Gérard Lesne (countertenor), James Bowman (countertenor), Iestyn Davies (countertenor), Dominique Visse (countertenor), Philippe Jaroussky (countertenor), David DQ Lee (countertenor)

a splendid taster for those who haven’t yet exploited this niche of the music...Eight singers of undisputed high quality can be heard here, and they are only the tip of the iceberg. Repertoire-wise... More…

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Contents

 Excerpt, Vivaldi: Nisi Dominus (Psalm 126), RV608

Work length5:11
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  • Philippe Jaroussky (counter-tenor)
  • Ensemble Matheus
  • Jean-Christophe Spinosi

Nisi Dominus, RV 608: Cum dederit

Track length5:11
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 Excerpt, Bach, J S: Cantata BWV175 'Er rufet seinen Schafen mit Namen'

Work length3:31
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  • Andreas Scholl (counter-tenor)
  • Leipzig Concerto Vocale, Limoges Baroque Ensemble
  • Christophe Coin

Er rufet seine Schafen mit Namen, BWV 175: Aria: Komm, leite mich

Track length3:31
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Purcell: O solitude, my sweetest choice, Z406

Work length6:06
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  • Gérard Lesne (counter-tenor)
  • Seminario Musicale, Il

 Excerpt, Gluck: Orfeo ed Euridice

Work length3:29
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  • James Bowman (counter-tenor)
  • Grande Ecurie et la Chambre du Roy
  • Jean-Claude Malgoire

Orfeo ed Euridice, Act III: Aria: Che faro senza Euridice?

Track length3:29
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 Excerpt, Vivaldi: Dixit Dominus, RV594

Work length2:15
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  • James Bowman (counter-tenor)
  • Grande Ecurie et la Chambre du Roy
  • Jean-Claude Malgoire

Dixit Dominus, RV 594: De torrente in via

Track length2:15
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Dowland: Can she excuse my wrongs? (First Booke of Songes, 1597)

Work length3:39
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  • Gérard Lesne (counter-tenor)
  • Orlando Gibbons Ensemble

 Excerpt, Bach, J S: Cantata BWV85 'Ich bin ein guter Hirt'

Work length3:20
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  • Andreas Scholl (counter-tenor)
  • Leipzig Concerto Vocale, Limoges Baroque Ensemble
  • Christophe Coin

Ich bin ein guter Hirt, BWV 85: Aria: Jesus ist ein guter Hirt

Track length3:20
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 Excerpt, Vivaldi: Orlando Furioso, RV728

Work length7:52
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  • Philippe Jaroussky (counter-tenor)
  • Ensemble Masques
  • Jean-Christophe Spinosi

Orlando furioso, RV Anh. 84, Act I: Sol da te, mio dolce amore

Track length7:52
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 Excerpt, Vivaldi: Griselda, RV718

Work length3:46
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  • Iestyn Davies (counter-tenor)
  • Ensemble Matheus
  • Jean-Christophe Spinosi

Griselda, RV 718, Act II: Aria: La rondinella amante

Track length3:46
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 Excerpt, Charpentier, M-A: Mors Saülis et Jonathae H 403

Work length2:18
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  • Gérard Lesne (counter-tenor)
  • Seminario Musicale, Il

Mors Saulis et Jonathae , H. 403, Part I: Seconde symphonie de l'enchantement, "Ecquid ad surdos nunc spargo carmina?"

Track length2:18
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 Excerpt, Handel: Giulio Cesare in Egitto

Work length6:38
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  • James Bowman (counter-tenor)
  • Grande Ecurie et la Chambre du Roy
  • Jean-Claude Malgoire

Giulio Cesare in Egitto, HWV 17, Act I: Aria: Va tacito e nascosto

Track length6:38
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 Excerpt, Vivaldi: Orlando Furioso, RV728

Work length3:56
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  • David Lee (tenor)
  • Modo Antiquo
  • Federico Maria Sardelli

Orlando furioso, RV Anh. 84, Act II: Aria: Piangero, sin che l'onda del pianto

Track length3:56
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 Excerpt, Vivaldi: Motezuma

Work length3:31
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  • Dominique Visse (counter-tenor)
  • Grande Ecurie et la Chambre du Roy
  • Jean-Claude Malgoire

Motezuma, RV 723, Act I: Aria: Gl'oltraggidella sorte

Track length3:31
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Dowland: Flow my teares (Lacrimæ)

Work length4:12
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  • Gérard Lesne (counter-tenor)
  • Orlando Gibbons Ensemble

Broschi, R: Farinelli, il castrato

Work length8:20
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  • Derek Lee Ragin (counter-tenor), Ewa Mallas-Godlewska (soprano)
  • Talens Lyriques, Les
  • Christophe Rousset

Farinelli, il castrato: son qual nave ch'agitata

Track length8:20
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