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Solomon

composer
1742
author of text

 

Recordings

Boyce: Solomon
CDA66378Archive Service

Details

Part 1 No 01. Overture: Largo Allegro Larghetto
Part 1 No 02. Chorus: Behold, Jerusalem, behold thy king (chorus)
Part 1 No 03. Recitative: From the mountains, lo! he comes (She)
Part 1 No 04. Air: Tell me, lovely shepherd, where (She)
Part 1 No 05. Air: Fairest of the virgin throng (He)
Part 1 No 06. Recitative: As the rich apple, on whose boughs (She)
Part 1 No 07. Air: Beneath him ample shade I lay (She)
Part 1 No 08. Recitative: Who quits the lily's fleecy white (He)
Part 1 No 09. Air: Balmy sweetness, ever flowing (He)
Part 1 No 10. Recitative/Air: Let not my prince his slave despise (She)
Part 1 No 11. Air: Fair and comely is my love (He)
Part 1 No 12. Recitative: Forbear, O charming swain, forbear! (She)
Part 1 No 13. Air: O fill with cooling juice the bowl (She)
Part 2 No 1. Sinfonia: Allegro assai
Part 2 No 2. Recitative/Air: The cheerful spring begins today (He/She)
Part 2 No 3. Duet: Together let us range the fields (He/She)
Part 2 No 4. Recitative: How lovely art thou to the sight (He)
Part 2 No 5. Air: Let me, love, the bole ascending (He)
Part 2 No 6. Recitative: O that a sister's specious name (She)
Part 2 No 7. Air: Soft! I adjure you, by the fawns (She)
Part 2 No 8. Recitative: My fair's a garden of delight (He)
Part 2 No 9. Air with chorus: Softly rise, O southern breeze! (He)
Part 3 No 1. Arioso: Arise, my fair, the doors unfold (He/She)
Part 3 No 2. Recitative/Air: Obedient to thy voice I hie (She)
Part 3 No 3. Air: Ye blooming virgins, as ye rove (She)
Part 3 No 3. Chorus: Who is thy love, O charming maid! (Virgins)
Part 3 No 5. Air: On his face the vernal rose (She)
Part 3 No 6. Arioso: This, O ye virgins, is the swain (She)
Part 3 No 7. Recitative: Sweet nymph, whom ruddier charms adorn (He)
Part 3 No 8. Recitative: O take me! stamp me on thy breast! (She)
Part 3 No 9. Duet with chorus: Thou soft invader of the soul! (He/She)

Track-specific metadata for CDA66378 track 15

Part 2 No 2, Recitative/Air: The cheerful spring begins today (He/She)
Artists
ISRC
GB-AJY-90-37815
Duration
4'02
Recording date
20 September 1989
Recording venue
Rosslyn Hill Unitarian Chapel, Hampstead, London, United Kingdom
Recording producer
Martin Compton
Recording engineer
Tony Faulkner
Hyperion usage
  1. Boyce: Solomon (CDA66378)
    Disc 1 Track 15
    Release date: June 1990
    Deletion date: May 2006
    Archive Service
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