DiDonato - In War and Peace

 

Joyce DiDonato - In War and Peace - Harmony through Music concert. Recorded 2017 at the Liceu Theatre in Barcelona. Maxim Emelyanychev conducts Il Pomo d'Oro. The concert is split into two sections, War and Peace. Here is the program:

War:

  1. Handel "Some dire event hangs o’er heads…" from Jephtha
  2. Handel "Scenes of horror, scenes of woe (Storgè)" from Jephtha
  3. Handel "Prendi quel ferro, o barbaro! (Andromaca)" from Leo Andromaca
  4. De Cavalieri Sinfonia (instrumental) from Rappresentatione di Anima, et di corpo
  5. Purcell Ciaconna in G minor (instrumental)
  6. Purcell "Thy hands, Belinda...When I am laid in earth Dido (Dido’s lament)" from Dido and Aeneas
  7. Handel "Pensieri, voi mi tormentate (Aggripina)" from Aggripina
  8. Gesualdo "Tristis est animam mea"
  9. Handel "Lascia ch’io pianga Almirena" from Rinaldo

Peace:

  1. Purcell "They tell us that you mighty powers above (Orazia)" from The Indian Queen
  2. Handel "Lead me, oh lead me to some cool retreat…Crystal streams in murmurs flowing (Susanna)" from Susanna
  3. Pärt Da pacem Domine
  4. Handel "Augelletti, che cantate (Almirena)" from Rinaldo
  5. Handel "Da tempeste il legno infranto (Cleopatra)" from Giulio Cesare
  6. Jommelli "Par che di giubilo (Attilia)" from Attilio Regolo
  7. Strauss Morgen! Op . 27 No. 4

Released 2018, disc has 5.1 Dolby Digital sound. Grade: NA