Handel: Theatre Music - Alceste
Rogers Covey-Crump : discography


L'Oiseau Lyre DSLO 581 [LP]

Playing time: 56'56

Recorded: 2-6 July 1977, St Jude's-on-the-Hill, Hampstead



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Handel: Theatre Music - Alceste

The Academy of Ancient Music - Christopher Hogwood


Contents:

Side 1
 1.  Overture [5:38] 
 2.  Act I 
Grand entrée - Ye happy people - Triumph, Hymen - Still caressing - Ye swift minutes - O bless, ye powers - Gentle Morpheus
[20:13] 

Side 2
 3.  Act IV 
Ye fleeting shades - Thrice happy - Enjoy the sweet Elysian grove - Thrice happy - Come Fancy - Symphony - He comes - All hail - Symphony - From high Olympus' top - Tune your harps - Ballo primo - L'ultimo ballo - Triumph, thou son of Jove
[31:05] 


Performers:

Judith Nelson, soprano
Emma Kirkby, soprano
Margaret Cable, mezzo soprano
Paul Elliott, tenor
David Thomas, bass

Christina Pound, soprano
Catherine Denly, mezzo soprano
Rogers Covey-Crump, tenor
Christopher Keyte, bass

The Academy of Ancient Music
directed by Christopher Hogwood