album

Alexander's Feast

37 songs (1 hour and 55 minutes) Released on 19 April 1990
Disc 1
1
Alexander's Feast, HWV 75: Overture
The Sixteen & Harry Christophers
6:20
2
Alexander's Feast, HWV 75: 'Twas at the Royal Feast (Recitative - Tenor)
Ian Partridge
0:58
3
Alexander's Feast, HWV 75: Happy, Happy Pair (Aria – Tenor & Chorus)
Ian Partridge
4:45
4
Alexander's Feast, HWV 75: Timotheus Plac'd on High (Recitative - Tenor)
Ian Partridge
0:26
5
Harp Concerto, Op. 4, No. 6 in B Flat Major: Allegro
Andrew Lawrence-King, Stephen Stubbs & Erin Headley
6:24
6
Harp Concerto, Op. 4, No. 6 in B Flat Major: Larghetto
Andrew Lawrence-King, Stephen Stubbs & Erin Headley
4:15
7
Harp Concerto, Op. 4, No. 6 in B Flat Major: Allegro Moderato
Andrew Lawrence-King, Stephen Stubbs & Erin Headley
2:42
8
Alexander's Feast, HWV 75: The Song Began From Jove (Recitative - Soprano)
Nancy Argenta
1:00
9
Alexander's Feast, HWV 75: The List'ning Crowd (Chorus)
The Sixteen & Harry Christophers
2:08
10
Alexander's Feast, HWV 75: With Ravish'd Ears (Aria - Soprano)
Nancy Argenta
3:35
11
Alexander's Feast, HWV 75: The Praise of Bacchus (Recitative - Tenor)
Ian Partridge
0:36
12
Alexander's Feast, HWV 75: Bacchus Ever Fair and Young (Aria – Bass & Chorus)
Michael George
5:08
13
Alexander's Feast, HWV 75: Sooth'd With the Sound (Recitative - Tenor)
Ian Partridge
0:45
14
Alexander's Feast, HWV 75: He Chose a Mournful Muse (Recitative - Tenor)
Ian Partridge
1:24
15
Alexander's Feast, HWV 75: He Sung Darius, Great and Good (Aria - Soprano)
Nancy Argenta
2:48
16
Alexander's Feast, HWV 75: With Downcast Looks (Recitative - Soprano)
Nancy Argenta
0:54
17
Alexander's Feast, HWV 75: Behold Darius Great and Good (Chorus)
The Sixteen & Harry Christophers
2:12
18
Alexander's Feast, HWV 75: The Mighty Master Smil'd (Recitative - Tenor)
Ian Partridge
0:30
19
Alexander's Feast, HWV 75: Softly Sweet in Lydian Measures (Arioso - Soprano)
Nancy Argenta
3:35
20
Alexander's Feast, HWV 75: War, He Sung, is Toil and Trouble (Aria – Soprano)
Nancy Argenta
4:37
21
Alexander's Feast, HWV 75: The Many Rend the Skies with Loud Applause, I (Chorus)
The Sixteen & Harry Christophers
3:58
22
Alexander's Feast, HWV 75: The Prince, Unable to Conceal his Pain (Aria - Soprano)
Nancy Argenta
6:27
23
Alexander's Feast, HWV 75: The Many Rend the Skies with Loud Applause, II (Chorus)
The Sixteen & Harry Christophers
4:03
Disc 2
1
Alexander's Feast, HWV 75: Now Strike the Golden Lyre Again (Recitative – Tenor & Chorus)
Ian Partridge
2:38
2
Alexander's Feast, HWV 75: Revenge, Timotheus Cries (Aria - Bass)
Michael George
7:51
3
Alexander's Feast, HWV 75: Give Vengeance the Due (Recitative - Tenor)
Ian Partridge
1:24
4
Alexander's Feast, HWV 75: The Princes Applaud With a Furious Joy (Aria – Tenor)
Ian Partridge
2:22
5
Alexander's Feast, HWV 75: Thais Led the Way (Aria – Soprano & Chorus)
Nancy Argenta
5:12
6
Alexander's Feast, HWV 75: Thus Long Ago (Recitative - Tenor)
Ian Partridge
2:20
7
Alexander's Feast, HWV 75: At Last Divine Cecilia Came (Chorus)
The Sixteen & Harry Christophers
2:28
8
Alexander's Feast, HWV 75: Let Old Timotheus Yield the Prize (Recitative – Tenor, Bass)
Ian Partridge & Michael George
0:22
9
Alexander's Feast, HWV 75: Let Old Timotheus Yield the Prize (Chorus)
The Sixteen & Harry Christophers
3:28
10
Organ Concerto, Op. 4 No.1 in G Minor: Larghetto e staccato
Paul Nicholson
4:48
11
Organ Concerto Op.4, No.1 in G Minor: Allegro
Paul Nicholson
4:49
12
Organ Concerto Op.4, No.1 in G Minor: Adagio
Paul Nicholson
1:13
13
Organ Concerto Op.4, No.1 in G Minor: Andante
Paul Nicholson
3:59
14
Alexander's Feast, HWV 75: Your Voices Tune (Chorus)
The Sixteen & Harry Christophers
3:00