Rinaldo, HWV7a

composer
first performed at the Queen's Theatre, London, on 24 February 1711
author of text
after a libretto by Aaron Hill (1685-1750), itself based on Tasso's La Gerusalemme liberata

 

Recordings

Handel: Heroic Arias
CDH55370Helios (Hyperion's budget label)Download currently discounted
Handel: Handel's Finest Arias for Base Voice
Studio Master: CDA67842Studio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available
Handel: Opera Arias
CDS44271/33CDs Boxed set (at a special price)
Handel: Opera Arias and Overtures, Vol. 1
CDA66860Archive Service; also available on CDS44271/3
Handel: Operatic Arias
Studio Master: CKD252Download onlyStudio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available
The James Bowman Collection
This album is not yet available for downloadKING3Super-budget price sampler — Archive Service

Details

Act 1 No 10. Aria: Sibilar gli angui d'Aletto (Argante)
Track 1 on CDA67842 [4'50]
Act 1. Aria: Cara sposa (Rinaldo)
Track 10 on CDH55370 [9'13] Helios (Hyperion's budget label)
Act 1. Aria: Venti turbini (Rinaldo)
Track 3 on CDH55370 [3'39] Helios (Hyperion's budget label)
Act 2. Aria: Vo' far guerra, e vincer voglio (Armida)
Track 4 on CDA66860 [5'11] Archive Service; also available on CDS44271/3
Track 4 on CDS44271/3 CD1 [5'11] 3CDs Boxed set (at a special price)
Act 3. Aria: Or la tromba – Battaglia (Rinaldo)
Track 9 on CDH55370 [5'40] Helios (Hyperion's budget label)
Act 3. Aria: Or la tromba (Rinaldo)
Track 18 on KING3 [3'55] Super-budget price sampler — Archive Service
Aria: Ah, crudel (Armida)
Track 9 on CKD252 [5'36] Download only

Track-specific metadata for CDS44271/3 disc 1 track 4

Act 2, Aria: Vo' far guerra, e vincer voglio (Armida)
Artists
ISRC
GB-AJY-95-86004
Duration
5'11
Recording date
27 September 1995
Recording venue
St Jude-on-the-Hill, Hampstead Garden Suburb, London, United Kingdom
Recording producer
Martin Compton
Recording engineer
Tony Faulkner
Hyperion usage
  1. Handel: Opera Arias and Overtures, Vol. 1 (CDA66860)
    Disc 1 Track 4
    Release date: April 1996
    Deletion date: March 2007
    Archive Service; also available on CDS44271/3
  2. Handel: Opera Arias (CDS44271/3)
    Disc 1 Track 4
    Release date: September 2007
    3CDs Boxed set (at a special price)