Your Tuneful Voice: Handel Oratorio Arias - Carolyn Sampson (soprano); Crispian Steele-Perkins (trumpet); Iestyn Davies (counter tenor); Kati Debretzeni (violin);...
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  1. Belshazzar, oratorio, HWV 61: O sacred oracles of truth
  2. The Triumph of Time and Truth, oratorio, HWV 71: Mortals think that Time is sleeping
  3. Esther, oratorio, HWV 50a: Tune your harps to cheerful strains
  4. Alexander Balus, oratorio, HWV 65: Mighty love now calls to arm
  5. Jephtha, oratorio, HWV 70: Overture: (Grave) - Allegro - (Grave)
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  1. Belshazzar, oratorio, HWV 61: O sacred oracles of truth
  2. The Triumph of Time and Truth, oratorio, HWV 71: Mortals think that Time is sleeping
  3. Esther, oratorio, HWV 50a: Tune your harps to cheerful strains
  4. Alexander Balus, oratorio, HWV 65: Mighty love now calls to arm
  5. Jephtha, oratorio, HWV 70: Overture: (Grave) - Allegro - (Grave)
  6. Jephtha, oratorio, HWV 70: Overture: Menuet
  7. Ode for the Birthday of Queen Anne (Eternal Source of Light Divine), HWV 74: Eternal source of light divine
  8. Solomon, oratorio, HWV 67: Welcome as the dawn of day
  9. Semele, oratorio, HWV 58: Your tuneful voice my tale would tell
  10. The Choice of Hercules, oratorio, HWV 69: Yet can I hear that dulcet lay
  11. Jephtha, oratorio, HWV 70: Up the dreadful steep ascending
  12. Samson, oratorio, HWV 57: Overture: Andante - Adagio
  13. Samson, oratorio, HWV 57: Overture: Allegro - Adagio
  14. Samson, oratorio, HWV 57: Overture: Menuetto
  15. Israel in Egypt, oratorio, HWV 54: Thou shalt bring them in
  16. Esther, oratorio, HWV 50a: Who calls my parting soul from death
  17. The Triumph of Time and Truth, oratorio, HWV 71: On the valleys, dark and cheerless
  18. Esther, oratorio, HWV 50a: How can I stay when love invites
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British countertenor Iestyn Davies stands out from his contemporaries with his unusually smooth, liquid voice. That kind of countertenor voice usually flourishes in quieter arias but faces a tough slog in more athletic Handel arias, which for the most part were written not for a countertenor but for a castrato. Listeners might indeed wish for a more flamboyant presentation of arias like this from Davies, but really he has picked arias that fit his voice startlingly well. The showstoppers emerge as precise displays of ...

Your Tuneful Voice: Handel Oratorio Arias 2014, Vivat

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