Delirio: Handel's Italian Cantatas - Atsushi Sakai (cello); Emmanuelle Haïm (harpsichord); Héloïse Gaillard (recorder); Natalie Dessay (soprano);...
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  1. Il Delirio Amoroso (Da Quel Giorno Fatale), cantata for soprano & instruments, HWV 99
  2. Aci, Galatea e Polifemo (Sorge il di), dramatic cantata, HWV 72: Aria: Qui l'augel da pianta in pianta
  3. Mi palpita il cor, cantata, HWV 132
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Two decades ago Handel's early Italian-language cantatas were little known, but sopranos have discovered that they provide a top-level vocal workout while offering more than a hint of the mature Handel's genius. This disc by French singer Natalie Dessay, one of the hottest sopranos on the scene, is going to be hard to beat. Dessay shares the credit with the period-instrument ensemble Le Concert d'Astrée and its conductor Emmanuelle Haïm, who has been turning out one groundbreaking Baroque disc after another.Dessay and Haïm ...

Delirio: Handel's Italian Cantatas 2006, Virgin Classics

UPC: 094633262423

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