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Ah! perfido : op. 65 ; Meeresstille und glückliche Fahrt = Calm sea and prosperous voyage : op. 112 ; Mass op. 86 / Ludwig van Beethoven.

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  • Physical Description: 1 audio disc : digital, stereophonic ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Hamburg : Archiv Produktion, [1992]

Content descriptions

General Note: Compact disc.
The 1st work a concert aria for soprano on a text of Metastasio and anon.; the 2nd a cantata on texts of Goethe.
Title from container (1st work): Ah! perfido--Per pietà.
Durations: 12:37; 7:14; 42:13.
Program notes by Joseph Kerman in English and texts with English translations (11 p. : ports.) in container.
Participant or Performer Note: Charlotte Magiono, soprano ; Catherine Robbin, mezzo-soprano ; William Kendall, tenor ; Alastair Miles, bass ; Monteverdi Choir ; Orchestre révolutionnaire et romantique, on authentic instruments ; John Eliot Gardiner, conductor.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note: Recorded at All Saints' Church, Tooting, London, Nov. 1989 (2nd-3rd works), Henry Wood Hall, London, Nov. 1991 (1st work).
Language Note: Sung in Italian, German, and Latin.
Subject: Metastasio, Pietro, 1698-1782 > Musical settings.
Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von, 1749-1832 > Musical settings.
Songs (High voice) with orchestra.
Cantatas, Secular.
Genre: Masses.

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