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Dunedin Consort and Louise Alder

Live from the Queen's Hall in Edinburgh, soprano Louise Alder features in a period performance of Handel arias, with the Dunedin Consort directed by John Butt.

Youthful and powerful soprano Louise Alder makes her debut at the EIF in period-performance of Handel arias with the award-winning Dunedin Consort. The ensemble is directed by renowned Baroque scholar Professor John Butt.

Handel :Concerto Grosso in B flat, Op 6 No 7;
'Piangero' from 'Giulio Cesare';
'Da Tempeste' from 'Giulio Cesare';
Concerto Grosso in G minor, Op 6 No 6;
'Lascia ch'io pianga' from 'Rinaldo';

12.00 Interval
Fortepianist Robert Levin who appears later in this year's Festival performs Haydn's Piano Trio No 44 in E major with Vera Beths (violin) and Anner Bylsma (cello)

12.20
Handel: Il delirio amoroso, HWV 99

Louise Alder, soprano
Dunedin Consort
John Butt, director & harpsichord.

2 hours

Music Played

  • George Frideric Handel

    Concerto grosso in B flat major Op.6`7

    Ensemble: Dunedin Consort. Director: John Butt.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Piangero la sorte mia

    Singer: Louise Alder. Ensemble: Dunedin Consort. Director: John Butt.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Da tempeste il legno infranto

    Singer: Louise Alder. Ensemble: Dunedin Consort. Director: John Butt.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Concerto grosso in G minor Op.6`6

    Ensemble: Dunedin Consort. Director: John Butt.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Lascia ch'io pianga

    Singer: Louise Alder. Ensemble: Dunedin Consort. Director: John Butt.
  • Joseph Haydn

    PIano Trio No 44 in E Major, Allegro moderato

    Performer: Robert Levin. Performer: Vera Beths. Performer: Anner Bylsma.
  • Joseph Haydn

    PIano Trio No 44 in E Major, Allegretto

    Performer: Robert Levin. Performer: Vera Beths. Performer: Anner Bylsma.
  • Joseph Haydn

    PIano Trio No 44 in E Major, Finale Allegro

    Performer: Robert Levin. Performer: Vera Beths. Performer: Anner Bylsma.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Delirio amoroso

    Singer: Louise Alder. Ensemble: Dunedin Consort. Director: John Butt.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Non disperar, chi sa?

    Singer: Louise Alder. Ensemble: Dunedin Consort. Director: John Butt.
  • Amy Beach

    Berceuse

    Performer: Andreas Ottensamer. Orchestra: Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Yannick Nézet‐Séguin.
    • Portraits: The Clarinet Album.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 009.

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