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Handel: Orlando CD (René Jacobs)

Handel: Orlando CD (René Jacobs)

Studio recording featuring Bejun Mehta, Sophie Karthäuser and Kristina Hammarström with the B'Rock Orchestra conducted by René Jacobs.
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Making his Archiv opera debut, celebrated Handelian René Jacobs, 'the most exciting opera conductor of the day' (Münchner Merkur),  leads the dynamic, exquisitely honed Ghent ensemble and an outstanding cast in one of the composer's most spectacular and ravishingly beautiful creations. The title role, written for the legendary Senesino, is sung by its finest modern exponent, Bejun Mehta, 'one of the most commanding, exhilarating countertenors of the modern era' (New York Times).


Composer: George Frideric Handel

Orlando: Bejun Mehta

Angelica: Sophie Karthäuser

Medoro: Kristina Hammarström

Dorinda: Sunhae Im

Zoroastro: Konstantin Wolff

B'Rock Orchestra

Conductor: René Jacobs

Year: 2014

Running Time: 159.62 mins

Studio recording, Archiv Produktion

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