Handel - Alexander's Feast / Argenta, Partridge, George, The Sixteen, Christophers


Handel - Alexander's Feast / Argenta, Partridge, George, The Sixteen, Christophers by CORO at Your Free Album. MPN: COR16028. Hurry! Limited time offer. Offer valid only while supplies last. ''A remarkable recording.'' - REPERTOIRE The nature of Alexander’s Feast is perhaps better summed up by its other title, The Power of Music. It is a celebratory ode for St. Cecilia’s Day, written by Dryden in 1697 for the traditional celebration of the patron saint of music and set in celebratory style by Handel in 1736. At its first performance that year, he incorporated two delightful concertos, one for harp and one for organ, and these are included on this recording. Winner of the Deutsch


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"A remarkable recording." - REPERTOIRE The nature of Alexander’s Feast is perhaps better summed up by its other title, The Power of Music. It is a celebratory ode for St. Cecilia’s Day, written by Dryden in 1697 for the traditional celebration of the patron saint of music and set in celebratory style by Handel in 1736. At its first performance that year, he incorporated two delightful concertos, one for harp and one for organ, and these are included on this recording. Winner of the Deutschen Schallplattenkritic prize.

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Brand:
CORO
Manufacturer:
Coro
Category:
Oratorios
MPN:
COR16028
Release Date:
2005-03-14
UPC:
828021602825
Part Number:
COR16028
Genre:
Classical
Publisher:
Coro
Creator:
Array
Format:
Original recording reissued
Publication Date:
2005-03-15
Binding:
Audio CD
Item Weight:
0.26 pounds
Item Size:
5 x 0.39 x 6.22 inches
Package Weight:
0.18 pounds
Package Size:
4.97 x 0.54 x 5.55 inches

 


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