Tue Nov 27 2012
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Tue Nov 20 2012
Iestyn Davies(countertenor), with Ensemble Matheus directed by Jean-Christophe Spinosi and Neil Brough, trumpet, Alexis Kossenko, recorder/flute and Jean-Marc Goujon, flute.
Handel's 'Eternal source of light divine'; 'Their land brought forth frogs' (from 'Israel in Egypt'); 'The peasant tastes the sweets of life' (from 'Joseph and his Brethren'); Overture from 'Xerxes'; 'Up the dreadful steep ascending' (from 'Jephtha'); 'Your tuneful voice' (from 'Semele'); Sinfonia from 'Xerxes'; 'Despair no more shall wound me' (from 'Semele'); Cantata: 'Splenda l'alba in oriente'. Telemann's Concerto in E minor for flute and recorder; Handel's Arias from 'Partenope': 'Sento amor'; 'Ch'io partal'; and 'Furibondo spira il vento'.