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The Choice of Hercules, HWV69

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1751

 

Recordings

Handel: The Choice of Hercules
CDA67298
Arias for Guadagni
Studio Master: CDA67924Studio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available
Handel: Essential Handel
KING6Super-budget price sampler — Download only
Handel: English Arias
CDH55419
The James Bowman Collection
This album is not yet available for downloadKING3Super-budget price sampler — Archive Service

Details

No 01: Sinfonia
No 02. Accompagnato: See Hercules! how smiles yon myrtle plain (Pleasure)
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Track 2 on CDA67298 [2'42]
No 03. Air: Come, blooming boy (Pleasure)
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Track 3 on CDA67298 [2'19]
No 04. Air: There the brisk sparkling nectar drain (Pleasure)
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Track 4 on CDA67298 [2'36]
No 05. Solo and Chorus: While for thy arms that beauty glows (Pleasure)
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Track 5 on CDA67298 [2'36]
No 06. Recitative: Away, mistaken wretch, away! (Virtue)
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Track 6 on CDA67298 [0'30]
No 07. Air: This manly youth's exalted mind (Virtue)
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Track 7 on CDA67298 [5'31]
No 08. Recitative: Rise, youth! exalt thyself and me! (Virtue)
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Track 8 on CDA67298 [0'17]
No 09. Air: Go, assert thy heav'nly race (Virtue)
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Track 9 on CDA67298 [2'52]
No 10. Recitative: In peace, in war (Virtue)
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Track 10 on CDA67298 [0'18]
No 11. Solo and Chorus: So shalt thou gain immortal praise (Virtue)
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Track 11 on CDA67298 [1'46]
No 12. Recitative: Hearst thou, what dangers then thou must engage? (Pleasure)
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Track 12 on CDA67298 [0'27]
No 13. Solo and Chorus: Turn thee, youth, to joy and love (Pleasure)
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Track 13 on CDA67298 [2'32]
No 14. Recitative: Short is my way, fair, easy, smooth and plain (Pleasure/Hercules)
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Track 14 on CDA67298 [0'39]
No 15. Air: Yet, can I hear that dulcet lay (Hercules)
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Track 15 on CDA67298 [4'18]
Track 3 on CDA67924 [4'06]
Track 1 on CDH55419 [3'59]
Track 4 on KING3 [3'59] Super-budget price sampler Archive Service
Track 6 on KING6 [4'18] Super-budget price sampler Download only
No 16. Air: Enjoy the sweet Elysian grove (Attendant on Pleasure)
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Track 16 on CDA67298 [2'18]
No 17. Recitative: Oh! whither, reason, dost thou fly? (Hercules)
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Track 17 on CDA67298 [0'15]
No 18. Trio: Where shall I go? (Hercules/Pleasure/Virtue)
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Track 18 on CDA67298 [1'47]
No 19. Recitative: Mount, mount the steep ascent (Virtue)
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Track 19 on CDA67298 [0'40]
No 20. Air: Mount, mount the steep ascent (Virtue)
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Track 20 on CDA67298 [1'02]
No 21. Chorus: Arise! mount the steep ascent
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Track 21 on CDA67298 [2'08]
No 22. Recitative: The sounds breathe fire celestial (Hercules)
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Track 22 on CDA67298 [0'15]
No 23. Air: Lead, goddess, lead the way! (Hercules)
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Track 23 on CDA67298 [4'49]
No 24. Chorus: Virtue will place thee in that blest abode
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Track 24 on CDA67298 [4'23]

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