Catherine Bott interviews American countertenor David Daniels about his stage and recording career, and chooses music from some of his discs, including works by Francisco de la Torre, Alessandro Scarlatti, Antonio Vivaldi as well as arias from Handel's operas Tamerlano and Tolomeo.
There are also two tracks from his most recent recording with The English Concert under Harry Bicket - of arias by Bach.
Francisco de la Torre: Pampano verdearcadian academyconducted by nicholas mcgeganconifer classics 75605 51319-2david daniels (countertenor)david daniels (countertenor) with craig ogden (guitar)directed by - Harry Bicketdirected by - sir Roger Norringtoneuropa galanteorchestra of the age of enlightenmentthe english concerttrack 1.
Catherine Bott talks to countertenor david daniels about his career and recordingstrack 11
bach: qui sedes (b minor mass bwv.232)track 21
bach: schlummert ein, ihr matten augen (ich habe genug bwv.82)track 5
handel: a dispetto (tamerlano)track 7
handel: inumano fratel...stille amare (tolomeo)tracks 11-12
a scarlatti: il genio di mitildetracks 5-8
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- fabio biondi