Handel in Italy, Vol.1

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London Early Opera perform a unique programme of Handel’s Italian-inspired works, devised by conductor Bridget Cunningham and featuring a unique family collaboration from from world-renowned soprano sisters Sophie Bevan and Mary Bevan alongside their uncle, bass Benjamin Bevan.

Editor’s Pick: This is as polished an account as any on account of Sophie Bevan’s unerring sense of decorum for what each movement requires – Gramophone

The quality of the musicianship is high – BBC Music Magazine

A dazzling disc from the Bevan siblings – The Observer

An enjoyable showcase for Mary, Sophie and Benjamin Bevan The Sunday Times

A pleasant compilation, showcasing the considerable vocal talents of three of the Bevan family – Early Music Review

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Mary Bevan
Sophie Bevan
Benjamin Bevan
London Early Opera
Bridget Cunningham


RELEASE DATE: 31/09/2015
CATALOGUE NUMBER: SIGCD423
BARCODE: 635212042328

1. Gloria, HWV deest: I. Gloria in excelsis Deo 

Cuopre tal volta il cielo, HWV 98

2. III. Recitativo “Cosi fiera procella”

3. II. Aria “Tuona, balena, sibila il vento”

4. I. Accompagnato “Cuopre tal volta il cielo”

5. Il Trionfo del Tempo e del Disinganno, Part 1, HWV 46a: Un pensiero nemico di pace 

6. Sonata for a Harpsichord with Double Keys in G Major, HWV 579 

7. Agrippina, HWV 6, Act III Scene 10: Bel Piacere

8. Rodrigo, HWV 5: Overture – Passacaille

Gloria, HWV deest

9. VI. Quoniam tu solus sanctus

10. V. Qui tollis peccata mundi

11. IV. Domine Deus, Rex coelestis

12. III. Laudamus te

13. II. Et in terra pax

14. Cuopre tal volta il cielo, HWV 98: IV. Aria “Per piet?”