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Alcina

Jonathan Swain presents Alcina, regarded as possibly Handel's greatest opera. Arleen Auger stars as Alcina in a recording which is still among the best of all Handel opera discs

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Alcina (Act 3)

2/2 Jonathan Swain presents Act 3 of Handel's Alcina.

Fri 16 Oct 2009 14:02 BBC Radio 3

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