Händel: La Resurrezione

Händel: La Resurrezione

Ton Koopman

Georg Friedrich Händel

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Veritas X2

La Resurrezione, composed in Rome in 1708, was Handel’s first oratorio on a sacred theme. The soloists take the roles of an Angel, Mary Magdalene, Mary Cleophas, St John and Lucifer, who are portrayed in vivid operatic terms with the help of a lavishly-scored orchestra.
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