Early Opera Company

Dir: Christian Curnyn. Formed 1994
Early Opera Company
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1994
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Early Opera Company

Early Opera Company Biography (Wikipedia)

The Early Opera Company is a British ensemble dedicated to the performance of baroque operas using period instruments. It was founded in 1994 by Christian Curnyn. Handel's operas feature prominently in its repertoire, and the Company has given notable performances of Agrippina in New York, Orlando at the South Bank Centre Early Music Festival and Partenope at the Buxton and Aldeburgh Festivals. They have also recorded Partenope and Semele for the Chaconne label on Chandos Records. The recording of Semele was awarded the Handel Prize in 2008. Soloists who have performed with the company include Rosemary Joshua, Hilary Summers, Richard Croft and Gail Pearson. They performed at the Lufthansa Baroque Music Festival in May 2009 with John Eccles's The Judgment of Paris in one its first ever performances. The ensemble also made the premiere recording of the work for Chandos Records.

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George Frideric Handel
Hush, ye pretty warbling choir! (from Acis and Galatea)
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Hush, ye pretty warbling choir! (from Acis and Galatea)
George Frideric Handel
Love in her eyes sits playing (Acis and Galatea)
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Love in her eyes sits playing (Acis and Galatea)
George Frideric Handel
Serse (Overture)
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Serse (Overture)
John Eccles
Symphony for Mercury (The Judgment of Paris)
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Symphony for Mercury (The Judgment of Paris)
George Frideric Handel
Acis and Galatea: Act II. 'Wretched Lovers! Fate Has Past'
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Acis and Galatea: Act II. 'Wretched Lovers! Fate Has Past'
George Frideric Handel
Acis and Galatea: Act I. 'Oh, the pleasure of the plains!
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Acis and Galatea: Act I. 'Oh, the pleasure of the plains!
George Frideric Handel
Gentle Morpheus (Alceste)
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Gentle Morpheus (Alceste)
George Frideric Handel
Alceste (Overture)
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Alceste (Overture)
George Frideric Handel
Wretched lovers! (Acis and Galatea)
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Wretched lovers! (Acis and Galatea)
George Frideric Handel
Acis and Galatea: Act 2 ('Wretched lovers!' to 'Love sounds th' alarm')
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Acis and Galatea: Act 2 ('Wretched lovers!' to 'Love sounds th' alarm')
George Frideric Handel
Partenope (Overture)
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Partenope (Overture)
George Frideric Handel
Va tacito (from Giulio Cesare)
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Va tacito (from Giulio Cesare)
George Frideric Handel
Io seguo sol fiero (Partenope, HWV. 27, Act I Scene 13)
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Io seguo sol fiero (Partenope, HWV. 27, Act I Scene 13)
George Frideric Handel
Serse, Act 1: Sc 8-11
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Serse, Act 1: Sc 8-11
George Frideric Handel
Serse, Act 1: Ombra mai fu
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Serse, Act 1: Ombra mai fu
John Eccles
The Judgment Of Paris, Or The Prize Of Music - Masque
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The Judgment Of Paris, Or The Prize Of Music - Masque
George Frideric Handel
Rodelinda: 'Vivi Tiranno'
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Rodelinda: 'Vivi Tiranno'
George Frideric Handel
Vivi Tiranno, from Rodelina
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Vivi Tiranno, from Rodelina
George Frideric Handel
Mio Caro Bene, from Rodelinda
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Mio Caro Bene, from Rodelinda
George Frideric Handel
Va Tacito, from Giulio Cesare
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Va Tacito, from Giulio Cesare
George Frideric Handel
Qual farfalletta (Partenope, Act II)
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Qual farfalletta (Partenope, Act II)
George Frideric Handel
Sirti, scogli, tempeste, procelle (Flavio)
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Sirti, scogli, tempeste, procelle (Flavio)
Siobhán McCarthy
Mamma Mia!
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Mamma Mia!
Early Opera Company
Water Music Suite in D: no 2 – Alla Hornpipe
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Water Music Suite in D: no 2 – Alla Hornpipe
Early Opera Company
Music for the Royal Fireworks Rejouissance - Allegro
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Music for the Royal Fireworks Rejouissance - Allegro
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Past BBC Events

Proms 2010: Prom 64
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Royal Albert Hall
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Sep
2010

Proms 2010: Prom 64

Royal Albert Hall

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