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Countertenor David Daniels

Catherine Bott interviews American countertenor David Daniels about his stage and recording career, and chooses music from some of his discs, including works by Francisco de la Torre, Alessandro Scarlatti, Antonio Vivaldi as well as arias from Handel's operas Tamerlano and Tolomeo. There are also two tracks from his most recent recording with The English Concert under Harry Bicket - of arias by Bach.

Playlist:

Francisco de la Torre: Pampano verde
David Daniels (countertenor) with Craig Ogden (guitar)
VIRGIN CLASSICS 545 6012
Track 5

Handel: A dispetto (Tamerlano)
David Daniels (countertenor)
Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment
Directed by Sir Roger Norrington
VIRGIN CLASSICS 545 3262
Track 7

Handel: Inumano fratel...Stille amare (Tolomeo)
David Daniels (countertenor)
Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment
Directed by Harry Bicket
VIRGIN CLASSICS 545 3252
Tracks 11-12

A Scarlatti: Il genio di Mitilde
David Daniels (countertenor)
Arcadian Academy
Conducted by Nicholas McGegan
CONIFER CLASSICS 75605 51319-2
Tracks 5-8

Vivaldi: Descende, o coeli vox (Longe mala, umbrae, terrores) RV.629
David Daniels (countertenor)
Europa Galante
Directed by Fabio Biondi
VIRGIN VERITAS VC5 45474-2
Track 21

Bach: Schlummert ein, ihr matten Augen (Ich habe genug BWV.82)
David Daniels (countertenor)
The English Concert
Directed by Harry Bicket
VIRGIN CLASSICS 519 037-2
Track 11

Bach: Qui sedes (B minor Mass BWV.232)
David Daniels (countertenor)
The English Concert
Directed by Harry Bicket
VIRGIN CLASSICS 519 037-2
Track 1.

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