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Title Esther, HWV 50a
Esther / Handel.
Imprint London : Decca, [1985]


 Internet  Streaming Audio    AVAILABLE
Description 1 online resource (1 sound file).
Series Florilegium
Florilegium series.
Note Oratorio.
Libretto probably by Alexander Pope and John Arbuthnot, based on the play by Jean Racine.
Performed on authentic instruments.
Available only to authorized UTEP users.
Performer Patrizia Kwella, Emma Kirkby, sopranos ; Drew Minter, alto ; Anthony Rolfe Johnson, Ian Partridge, Paul Elliott, Andrew King, tenors ; David Thomas, bass ; Westminster Cathedral Boys Choir ; Chorus and Orchestra of the Academy of Ancient Music ; Christopher Hogwood, conductor.
Note Recorded 1984 October St. Jude's Church, London.
Sung in English.
Hard copy version record.
Subject Esther, Queen of Persia -- Drama.
Genre Streaming audio.
Other Author Pope, Alexander, 1688-1744, librettist.
Arbuthnot, John, 1667-1735, librettist.
Kwella, Patrizia, singer.
Kirkby, Emma, singer.
Minter, Drew, singer.
Rolfe Johnson, Anthony, singer.
Partridge, Ian, 1938- singer.
Elliott, Paul, 1950- singer.
King, Andrew, 1953- singer.
Thomas, David, 1943- singer.
Hogwood, Christopher, conductor.
Opera adaptation of (work): Racine, Jean, 1639-1699. Esther.
Westminster Cathedral. Boys Choir, singer.
Academy of Ancient Music (1973- ), instrumentalist.
Other Title Source record: Handel, George Frideric, 1685-1759. Esther, HWV 50a. Esther. London : Oiseau-Lyre, ℗1985