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Handel's Finest Arias for Base Voice, Vol. 2

Christopher Purves (baritone)

Arcangelo, Jonathan Cohen

Some of Handel’s greatest music was written for bass-baritones, and in Purves finds its ideal interpreter. More…
  • BBC Music Magazine
    Opera Choice
  • Gramophone Magazine
    August 2018
    Editor's Choice

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Contents

Excerpt, Handel: Siroe, King of Persia, HWV24

Work length5:02
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  • Christopher Purves (baritone)
  • Arcangelo
  • Jonathan Cohen

Act 3 Scene 4. Aria. Gelido in ogni vena (Cosroe)

Track length5:02
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Excerpt, Handel: Esther

Work length2:49
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  • Christopher Purves (baritone)
  • Arcangelo
  • Jonathan Cohen

Act 3 Scene 2 No 2. Arioso. Turn not, O Queen, thy face away (Haman)

Track length2:49
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Excerpt, Handel: Athalia

Work length3:11
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  • Christopher Purves (baritone)
  • Arcangelo
  • Jonathan Cohen

Act 1 Scene 1. Air. When storms the proud (Abner)

Track length3:11
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Excerpt, Handel: Belshazzar

Work length4:46
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  • Christopher Purves (baritone)
  • Arcangelo
  • Jonathan Cohen

Act 1 Scene 6 No 9a. Accompagnato. Oh, memory! (Gobrias)

Track length0:45
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Act 1 Scene 6 No 9b. Air. Opprest with never-ceasing grief (Gobrias)

Track length4:01
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George Frideric Handel; Nicola Porpora: Catone, HWVA7

Work length7:55
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  • Christopher Purves (baritone)
  • Arcangelo
  • Jonathan Cohen

Act 3 Scene 4. Aria. È ver che all'amo intorno (Cesare)

Track length7:55
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Handel: Concerto grosso in F major, HWV315 Op 3 / 4a

Work length10:32
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  • Arcangelo
  • Jonathan Cohen

I. Andante – Allegro – Lentamente

Track length3:56
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II. Andante

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III. Allegro

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IV. Minuetto alternativo

Track length3:08
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Excerpt, Handel: Tolomeo, Re di Egitto HWV25

Work length2:59
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  • Christopher Purves (baritone)
  • Arcangelo
  • Jonathan Cohen

Act 2 Scene 6. Aria. Piangi pur (Araspe)

Track length2:59
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Excerpt, Handel: Athalia

Work length3:40
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  • Christopher Purves (baritone)
  • Arcangelo
  • Jonathan Cohen

Act 2 Scene 1. Air. Ah, canst thou but prove me! (Abner)

Track length3:40
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Handel: Nell'Africane selve, HWV 136a

Work length13:53
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  • Christopher Purves (baritone)
  • Arcangelo
  • Jonathan Cohen

No 1. Recitativo. Nell'africane selve

Track length1:34
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No 2. Aria. Langue, trema, e prigioniero

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No 3. Recitativo. Nice, là fra confine

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No 4. Aria. Chiedo amore

Track length4:29
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Excerpt, Handel: Joshua, HWV 64

Work length3:48
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  • Christopher Purves (baritone)
  • Arcangelo
  • Jonathan Cohen

Part 2 No 04. Recitative. The walls are levell'd (Caleb)

Track length0:30
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Part 2 No 05. Air. See, the raging flames arise (Caleb)

Track length3:18
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Excerpt, Handel: Esther

Work length6:37
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  • Christopher Purves (baritone)
  • Arcangelo
  • Jonathan Cohen

Act 3 Scene 2 No 5. Air. How art thou fall'n from thy height! (Haman)

Track length6:37
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Excerpt, Handel: Siroe, King of Persia, HWV24

Work length4:27
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  • Christopher Purves (baritone)
  • Arcangelo
  • Jonathan Cohen

Act 2 Scene 7. Aria. Tu di pietà mi spogli (Cosroe)

Track length4:27
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Excerpt, Handel: Rinaldo

Work length4:15
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  • Christopher Purves (baritone)
  • Arcangelo
  • Jonathan Cohen

Act 1 Scene 4. Aria. Vieni, o cara (Argante)

Track length4:15
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Excerpt, Handel: Joshua, HWV 64

Work length3:07
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  • Christopher Purves (baritone)
  • Arcangelo
  • Jonathan Cohen

Part 3 No 04. Air. Shall I in Mamre's fertile plain (Caleb)

Track length3:07
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