Tuesday, September 1, 1998

Saul! Saul!, Op. 67 (1998)


Op. 67 SAUL! SAUL! (September 1, 1998)
Opera-Oratorio for Voices and Orchestra

Part the First
I. Air - An Infant rais'd by his Command (Hannah's Lament)
II. Trio - Along the Atheist Monsters strode (Eli's Sons)
III. Sextet - O early Piety! (Here Am I)
IV. Chorus - Fell Rage and Black Despair possessed Us (Invaders of the Found Ark)
V. Chorus and Duet - How Lord, how Merciless numb (Song of the Philistines)
VI. Chorus - Eldest Born of Hell! (Returners of the Cursed Ark)
VII. Duet and Chorus - O Fairest! / VIII. Is there a Man? (Samuel and Astarte)

Part the Second
IX. Symphony (Passacaglia) - Hide and Seek Ye (Saul in the Fields)
X. Duet and Chorus - Author of Peace (The Annointment)
XI. Chorus and Duet - Make an Offer (Blind in One Eye)
XII. Air - Infernal People (Samuel's Warning)
XIII. Symphony - Forc'd from the Realms of Peace (The Philistine War)
XIV. Quartet - Whence come ye (Jonathan)
XV. Duet - O fatal Day (The Tearing of the Robe)

Recording:


TALL TAILS (Complete Works, Volume 20)
THE BIBLE