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Author Handel, George Frideric, 1685-1759, composer.

Title Hercules / George Frideric Handel
Published [Germany] : Deutsche Grammophon, [1997]


Description 1 online resource (1 audio file)
Notes Libretto by Thomas Broughton, based on: The women of Trachis / Sophocles. Metamorphoses / Ovid
Edition recorded: Friedrich Chrysander. Leipzig : Breitkopf & Härtel, 1859. (Händel-Gesamtausgabe ; v. 4)
Duration: 2:32:46
Performer Jennifer Smith, soprano ; Sarah Walker, Catherine Denley, mezzo-sopranos ; Anthony Rolfe Johnson, tenor ; John Tomlinson, Peter Savidge, basses ; Monteverdi Choir ; English Baroque Soloists (on period instruments) ; John Eliot Gardiner, conductor
Event Recorded 1982 August St. John's, Smith Square, London
Notes Hard copy version record
Subject Heracles (Greek mythological character) -- Drama
Hercules (Roman mythological character) -- Drama
SUBJECT Heracles (Greek mythological character) fast (OCoLC)fst00955263
Hercules (Roman mythological character) fast (OCoLC)fst01914133
Subject Operas.
Genre/Form Streaming audio
Form Streaming audio
Author Broughton, Thomas, 1704-1774, librettist.
Smith, Jennifer (Soprano), singer.
Walker, Sarah, 1943- singer.
Denley, Catherine, singer.
Rolfe Johnson, Anthony, singer.
Tomlinson, John, 1946 September 22- singer.
Savidge, Peter, singer.
Gardiner, John Eliot, conductor.
Libretto based on (work): Sophocles. Trachiniae
Libretto based on (work): Ovid, 43 B.C.-17 A.D. or 18 A.D. Metamorphoses
Monteverdi Choir, singer.
English Baroque Soloists, instrumentalist.