Lynne Dawson, Ruth Holton, Anne Sofie von Otter, Michael Chance, Nigel Robson, Stephen Varcoe, The Monteverdi Choir, English Baroque Soloists & John Eliot Gardiner
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Handel: Jephtha, HWV 70 - Overture - Menuet
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Handel: Jephtha, HWV 70 / Act 1 - "It must be so: or these vile Ammonites"
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Handel: Jephtha, HWV 70 / Act 1 - "Pour forth no more unheeded pray'rs"
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Handel: Jephtha, HWV 70 / Act 1 - "No more to Ammon's god and king"
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Handel: Jephtha, HWV 70 / Act 1 - "Virtue my soul shall still embrace"
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Handel: Jephtha, HWV 70 / Act 1 - "'Twill be a painful separation, Jephta...In gentle murmurs will I mourn"
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Handel: Jephtha, HWV 70 / Act 1 - "Happy this embassy, my charming Iphis...Dull delay, in piercing anguish"
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Handel: Jephtha, HWV 70 / Act 1 - "Ill suits the voice of love when glory calls...Take the heart you fondly gave"
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Handel: Jephtha, HWV 70 / Act 1 - "I go. My soul, inspir'd by thy command...These labours past, how happy we!"
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Handel: Jephtha, HWV 70 / Act 1 - "What mean these doubtful fancies"
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Handel: Jephtha, HWV 70 / Act 1 - "O God, behold our sore distress"
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Handel: Jephtha, HWV 70 / Act 1 - "Some dire event hangs o'er our heads...Scenes of horror, scenes of woe"
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Handel: Jephtha, HWV 70 / Act 1 - "Say, my dear mother"
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Handel: Jephtha, HWV 70 / Act 1 - "The smiling dawn of happy days"
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Handel: Jephtha, HWV 70 / Act 1 - "Such, Jephta, was the haughty king's reply"
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Handel: Jephtha, HWV 70 / Act 1 - "When his loud voice in thunder spoke"
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Handel: Jephtha, HWV 70 / Act 2 - "Glad tidings of great joy to thee, dear Iphis"
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Handel: Jephtha, HWV 70 / Act 2 - "Cherub and Seraphim, unbodied forms"
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Handel: Jephtha, HWV 70 / Act 2 - "Up the dreadful steep ascending"
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Handel: Jephtha, HWV 70 / Act 2 - "'Tis well. Haste, haste, ye maidens...Tune the soft melodious lute"
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Handel: Jephtha, HWV 70 / Act 2 - "Heav'n smiles once more on his repentant people...His mighty arm, with sudden blow"
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Handel: Jephtha, HWV 70 / Act 2 - "In glory high, in might serene"
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Handel: Jephtha / Act 2 - Symphony - "Hail, glorious conqueror"
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Handel: Jephtha, HWV 70 / Act 2 - "Welcome as the cheerful light"
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Handel: Jephtha, HWV 70 / Act 2 - "Horror! confusion!...Open thy marble jaws, O tomb"
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Handel: Jephtha, HWV 70 / Act 2 - "Why is my brother thus afflicted"
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Handel: Jephtha, HWV 70 / Act 2 - "First perish thou, and perish all the world"
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Handel: Jephtha, HWV 70 / Act 2 - "If such thy cruel purpose...On me let blind mistaken zeal"
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Handel: Jephtha, HWV 70 / Act 2 - "Such news flies swift"
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Handel: Jephtha, HWV 70 / Act 2 - "Happy they! this vital breath"
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Handel: Jephtha, HWV 70 / Act 2 - "Deeper, and deeper still"
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Handel: Jephtha, HWV 70 / Act 2 - "How dark, O Lord, are Thy decrees!"
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Handel: Jephtha, HWV 70 / Act 3 - "Hide thou thy hated beams, O sun"
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Handel: Jephtha, HWV 70 / Act 3 - "Waft her, angels, through the skies"
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Handel: Jephtha / Act 3 - "Ye sacred priests...Farewell, ye limpid springs and floods"
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Handel: Jephtha, HWV 70 / Act 3 - "Doubtful fear and rev'rent awe"
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Handel: Jephtha, HWV 70 / Act 3 - Symphony
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Handel: Jephtha, HWV 70 / Act 3 - "Rise, Jephta, and ye rev'rend priests"
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Handel: Jephtha, HWV 70 / Act 3 - "Happy, Iphis shalt thou live"
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Handel: Jephtha, HWV 70 / Act 3 - "For ever blessed be Thy holy name"
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Handel: Jephtha, HWV 70 / Act 3 - "Theme sublime of endless praise"
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Handel: Jephtha, HWV 70 / Act 3 - "Let me congratulate this happy turn...Laud her, all ye virgin train"
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Handel: Jephtha, HWV 70 / Act 3 - "O let me fold thee in a mother's arms...Sweet as sight
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Handel: Jephtha, HWV 70 / Act 3 - "My faithful Hamor, may that Providence...All that is in Hamor mine"
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Handel: Jephtha, HWV 70 / Act 3 - "Ye house of Gilead, with one voice"
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