Mozart : Il Re Pastore

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Classical Opera continue their recording cycle of the complete operas of Mozart with Il Re Pastore – a youthful work that shines with the richness of its orchestration, its inexhaustible melodic inspiration and its dazzlingly ingenious score.

SKU: SIGCD433

What people are saying

OPERA Magazine Disc of the Month

"A major reason for the success of the series to date is the strong sense of ensemble Ian Page creates among his singeres, with many of whom he works regularly…beautifully paced and sung, the ensemble is both directed and sung to near perfection." Opera Magazine, November 2015


"Effortlessly entertaining…so much zip and zest from the players." BBC Radio 3 CD Review, October 2015

"Classical Opera…treat this work seriously on its own terms, and they reveal its many beauties with a touch of love." Music Web International, October 2015

"Performed with energy and spirit by Ian Page and his lively forces." The Sunday Times, October 2015

"A great success, this set is well worth checking out." Music Web International, October 2015

"Wonderful music so beautifully performed." Early Music Review, November 2015

"Mozart’s delightful early opera comes up fresh as new paint in this fleet, beautifully recorded new set." Classical Music Magazine, November 2015

"It is hard to imagine hearing another performance as convivial and life-affirming as this." Gramophone, November 2015

"Ian Page’s unobtrusive pacing of the pastoral mini-drama and sage weighting of orchestrally accompanied recitatives pulls the listener along gently, and each of Mozart’s perfectly etched ritornellos is articulated with impeccable balance and shape." Gramophone, November 2015

"Difficult to imagine it being done better." Planet Hugill, December 2015

 Classical Opera

Release date:2nd Oct 2015
Order code:SIGCD433
Barcode: 635212043325

  1. Il Re Pastore, K. 208: Overture – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – 2.53
  2. Il Re Pastore, K. 208, Act I Scene 1: No.1, Aria: “Intendo, amico rio” (Aminta) – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – 2.06
  3. Il Re Pastore, K. 208, Act I Scene 1: Recitativo: “Bella Elisa, idol mio” (Aminta, Elisa) – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – 3.25
  4. Il Re Pastore, K. 208, Act I Scene 1: No. 2, Aria: “Alla selva, al prato, al fonte” (Elisa) – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – 5.30
  5. Il Re Pastore, K. 208, Act I Scene 2: Recitativo: “Perdono, amici Dei” (Aminta, Agenore, Alessandro) – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – 3.09
  6. Il Re Pastore, K. 208, Act I Scene 2: No. 3, Aria: “Aer tranquillo e di sereni” (Aminta) – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – 6.13
  7. Il Re Pastore, K. 208, Act I Scene 3: Recitativo: “Or che dici, Alessandro?” (Agenore, Alessandro) – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – 1.08
  8. Il Re Pastore, K. 208, Act I Scene 3: No. 4, Aria: “Si spande al sole in faccia” (Alessandro) – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – 4.37
  9. Il Re Pastore, K. 208, Act I Scene 4: Recitativo: “Agenore? T’arresta” (Tamiri, Agenore) – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – 2.10
  10. Il Re Pastore, K. 208, Act I Scene 4: No. 5, Aria: “Per me rispondete” (Agenore) – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – 3.35
  11. Il Re Pastore, K. 208, Act I Scene 5: Recitativo: “No, voi non siete, o Dei” (Tamiri) – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – 0.34
  12. Il Re Pastore, K. 208, Act I Scene 5: No. 6, Aria: “Di tante sue procelle” (Tamiri) – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – 4.16
  13. Il Re Pastore, K. 208, Act I Scene 6: Recitativo: “Oh lieto giorno! oh me felice” (Elisa, Aminta) – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – 1.11
  14. Il Re Pastore, K. 208, Act I Scene 7: Recitativo: “Dal piu fedel vassallo” (Agenore, Elisa, Aminta) – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – 2.09
  15. Il Re Pastore, K. 208, Act I Scene 8: Recitativo: “Elisa! Aminta! E sogno?” (Aminta, Elisa) – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – 0.31
  16. Il Re Pastore, K. 208, Act I Scene 8: Recitativo accompagnato: “Che? m’affretti a lasciarti?” (Aminta, Elisa) – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – 3.02
  17. Il Re Pastore, K. 208, Act I Scene 8: No. 7, Duetto: “Vanne a regnar, ben mio” (Elisa, Aminta) – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – 6.03
  18. Il Re Pastore, K. 208, (Concert Version of No. 3 Aria): Recitativo: “Compagne amene” (Aminta) – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – 1.14
  19. Il Re Pastore, K. 208, (Concert Version of No. 3 Aria): Recitativo accompagnato: “Ditelo voi pastori” (Aminta) – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – 2.11
  20. Il Re Pastore, K. 208, (Concert Version of No. 3 Aria): No. 3, Aria: “Aer tranquillo e di? sereni” (Aminta) – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – 6.20
  21. Il Re Pastore, K. 208, Act II Scene 1: Recitativo: “Questa del campo greco” (Elisa, Agenore) – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – 2.13
  22. Il Re Pastore, K. 208, Act II Scene 1: No. 8, Aria: “Barbaro, oh Dio! mi vedi” (Elisa) – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – 4.56
  23. Il Re Pastore, K. 208, Act II Scene 2: Recitativo: “Nel gran cor d?Alessandro” (Agenore, Aminta) – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – 2.28
  24. Il Re Pastore, K. 208, Act II Scene 3: Recitativo: “Per qual ragione resta il re” (Alessandro, Aminta) – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – 1.57
  25. Il Re Pastore, K. 208, Act II Scene 4: Recitativo: “Or per la mia Tamiri” (Agenore, Alessandro) – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – 3.24
  26. Il Re Pastore, K. 208, Act II Scene 4: No. 9, Aria: “Se vincendo vi rendo felici” (Alessandro) – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – 6.04
  27. Il Re Pastore, K. 208, Act II Scene 5: Recitativo: “Oime! declina il sol” (Aminta) – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – 0.47
  28. Il Re Pastore, K. 208, Act II Scene 6: Recitativo: “E irresoluto ancora” (Agenore, Aminta) – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – 1.08
  29. Il Re Pastore, K. 208, Act II Scene 6: No.10, Rondeaux: “L?amero?, saro? costante” (Aminta) – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – 7.03
  30. Il Re Pastore, K. 208, Act II Scene 7: Recitativo: “Uscite, alfine uscite” (Agenore) – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – 0.13
  31. Il Re Pastore, K. 208, Act II Scene 8: Recitativo: “Ma senti, Agenore” (Elisa, Agenore) – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – 1.36
  32. Il Re Pastore, K. 208, Act II Scene 9: Recitativo: “Povera ninfa! io ti compiango” (Agenore, Tamiri) – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – 1.15
  33. Il Re Pastore, K. 208, Act II Scene 9: No.11, Aria: “Se tu di me fai dono” (Tamiri) – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – 4.32
  34. Il Re Pastore, K. 208, Act II Scene 10: Recitativo: “Misero cor!” (Agenore) – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – 0.22
  35. Il Re Pastore, K. 208, Act II Scene 10: No.12, Aria: “Sol puo? dir come si trova” (Agenore) – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – 2.50
  36. Il Re Pastore, K. 208, Act II Scene 11: No.13, Aria: “Voi, che fausti ognor donate” (Alessandro) – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – 3.54
  37. Il Re Pastore, K. 208, Act II Scene 11: Recitativo: “Ola?! che piu? si tarda?” (Alessandro, Tamiri, Agenore) – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – 0.37
  38. Il Re Pastore, K. 208, Act II Scene 12: Recitativo: “Ah giustizia, signor” (Elisa, Alessandro) – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – 1.03
  39. Il Re Pastore, K. 208, Act II Scene 13: Recitativo: “Signore, io sono Aminta” (Aminta, Alessandro, Agenore, Elisa, Tamiri) – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – 1.49
  40. Il Re Pastore, K. 208, Act II Scene 13: No. 14, Coro: “Viva l?invitto duce” (Elisa, Tamiri, Aminta, Agenore, Alessandro) – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – 6.13