Haendel: Theodora

Haendel: Theodora

Philippe Jaroussky

Georg Friedrich Händel

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Handel’s Theodora, a tale of Christian martyrdom in 4th century Antioch, is a dramatic oratorio rather than an opera, but it achieved a new currency in 1996, when William Christie conducted a staging at Glyndebourne Festival Opera; this led to an audio recording, release