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CHAN 3103 - Mozart: Idomeneo
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CD available From: 12 January 2004

Opera - Idomeneo

 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)
     
Idomeneo, King of Crete 149:37
      Dramma per musica in three acts
      Libretto by Giovanni Battista Varesco after Antoine Danchet's Idomenée
     
      COMPACT DISC ONE
1 Overture 4:33
     
      Act I
2 'When will the gods release me' 3:59
3 'Father, my brothers, forgive me!' 3:31
      Ilia
4 'Ah! He is coming' 2:34
      Ilia, Idamante
5 'I am guiltless and yet you blame me' 5:42
      Idamante
6 'Here are the few wretched Trojan victims' 0:45
      Ilia, Idamante
7 'The war is over' 2:23
      Chorus
8 'Prince, my lord, you insult the Greek nation' 2:34
      Electra, Idamante, Arbace, Ilia
9 'The King dies. . . and I am friendless!' 1:51
10 'I feel you writhe inside me' 3:18
      Electra
11 'Relent! Heaven, relent!' 1:05
      Chorus
12 Pantomime 3:18
      'We have been saved at last'
13 'The ghost of my victim' 3:58
      Idomeneo
14 'This lonely shore' 4:37
      Idamante, Idomeneo
15 'The father I love dearly' 2:49
      Idamante
     
      Intermezzo
16 March - 4:12
      'May Neptune be honoured'
      Chorus
     
      Act II
17 'We are alone; listen, Arbace' 3:58
      Idomeneo, Arbace, Ilia
18 'My father was taken' 5:31
      Ilia
19 'How should I interpret words so ambiguous and disturbing?' 2:10
20 'Saved from storms, the storm within me rages' 6:02
      Idomeneo
21 'What pleasure could be deeper than mine is?' 1:29
22 'Dearest creature, that I know you love another cannot hurt me' 6:09
      Electra
      76:46
     
      COMPACT DISC TWO
1 'You shores of Crete' 0:51
      Electra
2 'Calmly the sea is calling' 4:02
      Chorus, Electra
3 'You must set sail, Prince' 0:31
      Idomeneo, Idamante
4 'If I must leave, I beg you' 3:43
      Idamante, Electra, Idomeneo
5 'The storm winds are howling' 1:31
      Chorus
6 'I am the one, merciless Neptune, the culprit' 1:50
      Idomeneo
7 'Disaster! Run faster to flee such a horror!' 1:28
      Chorus
     
      Act III
8 'Here, alone but not lonely' 0:56
9 'Heav'nly breezes, soft and gentle' 5:44
      Ilia
10 'Noble princess, if I dare to seek you out again' 3:25
11 'At the moment such words were uttered' 2:53
      Idamante, Ilia
12 '(What do I see here?)' 2:00
      Idomeneo, Ilia, Idamante, Electra
13 'Alone the earth I wander' 5:28
      Idamante, Ilia, Idomeneo, Electra
14 'Most unfortunate land!' 3:22
      Arbace
15 'Raise your eyes for a moment, your highness' 4:31
      High Priest, Idomeneo
16 'Oh, oh vow past redemption' 4:47
      Chorus, High Priest
17 March 1:27
18 'Oh mighty ocean god, we beg you hear us' 3:07
      Idomeneo, Chorus
19 'Highness, our hero, the prince Idamante' 1:13
      Arbace, Idomeneo
20 'Father, my dearest father. . .' 5:47
      Idamante, Idomeneo, Ilia, High Priest
21 'Your love has triumphed: Idomeneo shall rule no more' 2:32
      Voice of Neptune
22 'The gods show mercy!' 1:11
      Idomeneo, Idamante, Ilia, Arbace, Electra
23 'The woes of my brother invade and destroy me' 3:08
      Electra
24 'Cretans: this shall be the last decree Idomeneo will pronounce' 5:41
      Idomeneo
25 'Bless their love, bless their devotion' 1:23
      Chorus
      72:49
 Bruce Ford tenor - Idomeneo
 Diana Montague mezzo-soprano - Idamante
 Rebecca Evans soprano - Ilia
 Susan Patterson soprano - Electra
 Ryland Davies tenor - Arbace
 Nicolai Gedda tenor - High Priest of Neptune
 Clive Bayley bass - Voice of Neptune
 Opera North Chorus
 Opera North Orchestra
 David Parry
 Recorded in:
 Leeds Town Hall
      23-27 June 2003
 Producer(s)
 Brian Couzens
 Sound Engineer(s)
 Ralph Couzens
 Michael Common (Assistant)
 Format: Digital CD 16Bit 44.1Khz
Originally recorded in: 24Bit 96Khz

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