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Love and Betrayal

Two of Canada's most exciting musical exports, Baroque ensemble Tafelmusik and soprano Karina Gauvin, perform some of Handel's and Vivaldi's most brilliant and impassioned arias.

Running the gamut of emotions from all-enveloping, unfettered love through to the fury and despair of betrayal, two of Canada's most exciting musical exports, Baroque ensemble Tafelmusik and soprano Karina Gauvin, perform some of Handel's and Vivaldi's most brilliant and impassioned arias, plus a handful of virtuoso instrumental works.

Recorded on Sunday and presented by Martin Handley

Handel: Concerto grosso in B-flat major, Op 3 No 2
'V'adoro, pupille' from Giulio Cesare
Vivaldi: Sinfonia to Ottone in villa
'Quell'usignolo che innamorato' from Farnace
'Amato ben' from Ercole su'l Termodonte
Concerto for 2 oboes & 2 violins in D major, RB 564a

Interval music (from CD)
JS Bach: French Suite No 5 in G major, BWV 816
Murray Perahia (piano)

Locatelli: Concerto in E-flat major, Op 7 No 6 'Il Pianto d'Arianna'
Handel: Overture to Agrippina
'Non ho cor che per amarti' from Agrippina
'Ah, mio cor' from Alcina
Overture to Rinaldo
'Scherza in mar' from Lotario
'Furie terribili' from Rinaldo

Karina Gauvin (soprano)
Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra
Elisa Citterio (violin & director)

Photo credit: Cylla von Tiedemann

2 hours, 28 minutes

Music Played

  • George Frideric Handel

    Concerto Grosso in B flat major Op.3`2

    Orchestra: Tafelmusik. Director: Elisa Citterio.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Giulio Cesare in Egitto - Aria 'V'adoro, pupille'

    Singer: Karina Gauvin. Orchestra: Tafelmusik. Director: Elisa Citterio.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Ottone in Villa - Opera RV.729

    Orchestra: Tafelmusik. Director: Elisa Citterio.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Farnace - Opera Rv.711 'Quell'usignolo che innamorato'

    Singer: Karina Gauvin. Orchestra: Tafelmusik. Director: Elisa Citterio.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Ercole sul Termodonte - Opera, 'Amato ben'

    Singer: Karina Gauvin. Orchestra: Tafelmusik. Director: Elisa Citterio.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto in C major RV.534 for 2 oboes and orchestra

    Performer: John Abberger. Performer: Marco Cera. Orchestra: Tafelmusik. Director: Elisa Citterio.
  • Pietro Locatelli

    Concerto Grosso In E flat major Op.7`6 (Il Pianto D'Arianna)

    Orchestra: Tafelmusik. Director: Elisa Citterio.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Agrippina - Opera, overture; Aria 'Non ho cor che per amarti'

    Singer: Karina Gauvin. Orchestra: Tafelmusik. Director: Elisa Citterio.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Alcina - Aria 'Ah, mio cor'

    Singer: Karina Gauvin. Orchestra: Tafelmusik. Director: Elisa Citterio.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Rinaldo - Overture

    Orchestra: Tafelmusik. Director: Elisa Citterio.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Lotario - aria 'Scherza in mar'

    Singer: Karina Gauvin. Orchestra: Tafelmusik. Director: Elisa Citterio.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Rinaldo - aria 'Furie terribili'

    Singer: Karina Gauvin. Orchestra: Tafelmusik. Director: Elisa Citterio.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Rinaldo - aria 'Lascia, ch'io pianga'

    Singer: Karina Gauvin. Orchestra: Tafelmusik. Director: Elisa Citterio.
  • Ina Boyle

    Concerto for violin and orchestra

    Performer: Benjamin Baker. Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Ronald Corp.
    • Ina Boyle - Overture - Symphony No.1 - Psalm.
    • Dutton.
    • 2.

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