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Your Tuneful Voice - Handel Oratorio Arias - Iestyn Davies

VIVAT 105

DDD
NEW RELEASE

Playing time: 67'23"
Tracks: 18
Booklet pages: 35
© 2014 Vivat Music Foundation
Reviewer: Roderic Dunnett
Review of Your Tuneful Voice - Handel Oratorio Arias - Iestyn Davies published on 1 February 2014

Listen: Handel: Mortals think that Time is Sleeping (The Triumph of Time and Truth) (track 2, 0:00-0:47)

Iestyn Davies, countertenor
Carolyn Sampson, soprano (tracks 8 and 16)
Rachel Chaplain, oboe (track 3)
Crispian Steele-Perkins, trumpet (track 7)
Kati Debretzeni, violin (track 9)
The King's Consort on authentic instruments
Robert King, director

George Frideric Handel:

1 O sacred oracles of truth (Belshazzar)

2 Mortals think that Time is Sleeping (The Triumph of Time and Truth)

3 Tune your harps to cheerful strains (Esther)

4 Mighty love now calls to arm (Alexander Balus)

Overture (Jephtha)
5 [Grave] - Allegro - [Grave]
6 Minuet

7 Eternal source of light divine (Birthday Ode for Queen Anne)

8 Welcome as the dawn of day (Solomon)

9 Your tuneful voice my tale would tell (Semele)

10 Yet can I hear that dulcet lay (The Choice of Hercules)

11 Up the dreadful steep ascending (Jephtha)

Overture (Samson)
12 Andante - Adagio
13 Allegro - Adagio
14 Menuetto

15 Thou shalt bring them in (Israel in Egypt)

Recorded 6-8 September 2013 at Menuhin Hall, Surrey, UK

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