Sunday, 10 April 2016

"Passion and Resurrection" - Ton Koopman

"Passion and Resurrection"

Locatelli, Handel, Graupner & Bach

Yetzabel Arias Fernández, soprano
Maarten Engeltjes, alto
Tilman Lichdi, tenor
Klaus Mertens, bass-baritone
Catherine Manson, violin

Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra and Choir


recorded: April 9, 2016, Concertgebouw, Amsterdam

period instruments
flac - original bitrate: 256 kbps
recording of live transmission (NPO Radio 4, NL)

included: programme (Dutch) (pdf)

This concert includes the first performance of an early version of Handel's cantata Tu fedel? tu costante?, found in Ton Koopman's private library and identified by John Roberts. More information about this work and its discovery can be found here.

Pietro Antonio LOCATELLI (1695-1767)
(01) Concerto grosso in E flat, op. 7,6 'Il pianto d'Arianna' [15'07"]
(Catherine Manson, violin)

George Frideric HANDEL (1685-1759)
(02) Tu fedel? tu costante? (HWV 171a) (early version) [17'15"]
 (Yetzabel Arias Fernändez, soprano)

Christoph GRAUPNER (1683-1760)
(03) Wo gehet Jesus hin?, cantata for Sunday Estomihi (GWV 1119/39) [19'19"]

Johann Sebastian BACH (1685-1750)
(04) Easter Oratorio (BWV 249) [41'05"]





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