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Genre/Form: Drama
Named Person: Alcestis, Queen consort of Admetus King of Pherae; Alcestis, Queen consort of Admetus King of Pherae.
Material Type: Music
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: George Frideric Handel; Thomas Morell; Lucy Crowe; Benjamin Hulett; Andrew Foster-Williams; Christian Curnyn; T Smollett; Early Opera Company.
OCLC Number: 792891591
Language Note: Sung in English.
Notes: Incidental music to the play by Tobias Smollett; music texts probably by Thomas Morell; incorporates the Sinfonia (no. 16) from Admeto and the Passacaille from Radamisto.
Compact disc.
Program notes by David Vickers and biographical notes on the performers, in English with German and French translations, and texts (43 p. : ports.) inserted in container.
Performer(s): Lucy Crowe, soprano ; Benjamin Hulett, tenor ; Andrew Foster-Williams, bass-baritone ; Early Opera Company (chorus and orchestra) ; Christian Curnyn, conductor.
Event notes: Recorded Nov. 7-8, 2011, St. Jude on the Hill, Hampstead Garden Suburb, London.
Description: 1 audio disc (63 min., 16 sec.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: Alceste, HWV 45 / George Frideric Handel ; Tobias Smollett (Andrew Foster-Williams, bass-baritone ; Lucy Crowe, soprano ; Benjamin Hulett, tenor ; Christian Curnyn, conductor ; Early Opera Company Orchestra ; Early Opera Company Chorus) --
Admeto, re di Tessaglia, HWV 22 / George Frideric Handel (Christian Curnyn, conductor ; Early Opera Company Orchestra) --
Alceste, HWV 45 / George Frideric Handel ; Tobias Smollett (Andrew Foster-Williams, bass-baritone ; Lucy Crowe, soprano ; Benjamin Hulett, tenor ; Christian Curnyn, conductor ; Early Opera Company Orchestra ; Early Opera Company Chorus) --
Radamisto, HWV 12a / George Frideric Handel (Christian Curnyn, conductor ; Early Opera Company Orchestra) --
Alceste, HWV 45 / George Frideric Handel ; Tobias Smollett (Andrew Foster-Williams, bass-baritone ; Lucy Crowe, soprano ; Benjamin Hulett, tenor ; Christian Curnyn, conductor ; Early Opera Company Orchestra ; Early Opera Company Chorus).
Series Title: Chaconne.
Responsibility: Handel.

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