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Caio Fabbricio, HWV A9

Bridget Cunningham

Caio Fabbricio, HWV A9

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Format: CD
Label: Signum Classics
UPC: 0635212071328
Catnr: SIGCD 713
Release date: 07 October 2022
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Label
Signum Classics
UPC
0635212071328
Catalogue number
SIGCD 713
Release date
07 October 2022
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About the album

The conductor and harpsichordist, Bridget Cunningham brings back to life Handel’s pasticcio opera, Caio Fabbricio first performed in London in 1733 and based on an earlier opera by Johann Adolf Hasse (1732) Caio Fabbricio is London Early Opera’s eighth album in the prestigious Handel Series with Signum Records and is a pasticcio opera, a brilliant and well-considered collection of some of the finest 18th-century Neapolitan arias by different composers, including Leonardo Vinci and Leonardo Leo, selected and arranged by Handel who composed his own dramatic recitatives.

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London Early Opera

London Early Opera are leading exponents of baroque research as they work closely with musicologists, historians, editors and researchers finding new interesting programmes, unrecorded music which feature detailed historical performance practice. LEO link dramatic music and singing with narration and art history to create magical performances in their oratorio and concert performances. They have recently recorded discs of Handel at Vauxhall Pleasure Gardens and Handel in Italy with multi Grammy winning producer Chris Alder and singers Sophie, Mary and Ben Bevan, Eleanor Dennis, Greg Tassell, Kirsty Hopkins, Claire Bessent, Charles MacDougal. The group is directed by harpsichordist, conductor and early music specialist Bridget Cunningham and they have performed to acclaim at several major venues including Southwark Cathedral, Grosvenor Chapel and St James’ Church, Piccadilly and across France. London...
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London Early Opera are leading exponents of baroque research as they work closely with musicologists, historians, editors and researchers finding new interesting programmes, unrecorded music which feature detailed historical performance practice.

LEO link dramatic music and singing with narration and art history to create magical performances in their oratorio and concert performances.

They have recently recorded discs of Handel at Vauxhall Pleasure Gardens and Handel in Italy with multi Grammy winning producer Chris Alder and singers Sophie, Mary and Ben Bevan, Eleanor Dennis, Greg Tassell, Kirsty Hopkins, Claire Bessent, Charles MacDougal.

The group is directed by harpsichordist, conductor and early music specialist Bridget Cunningham and they have performed to acclaim at several major venues including Southwark Cathedral, Grosvenor Chapel and St James’ Church, Piccadilly and across France.

London Early Opera offers concerts, operas, educational workshops, lecture recitals and recordings and collaborate on other projects such as their recent recording of George Butterworth.


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Bridget Cunningham (conductor)

Bridget Cunningham is a prizewinning harpsichordist, musicologist and an international, versatile conductor who trained at the Royal College of Music where she was awarded a Fellowship. This celebratory recording is part of an important larger series of her albums with Signum Classics – many of which include world premiere recordings. As Artistic Director of London Early Opera, Cunningham is a leading exponent of baroque music and created these outstanding recordings with many international singers such as Sophie Bevan, Lucy Crowe and Mary Bevan, baroque musicians and historians. Albums include Handel’s Eight Great Harpsichord Suites, Handel in Italy, Caio Fabbricio HWV A9 , Handel at Vauxhall, Handel in Ireland and Handel’s Queens which have been reviewed with international acclaim and shortlisted for a Gramophone Award nomination in 2020; “Handel has never sounded better” (Handel’s Queens) ★★★★★ BBC Music Magazine, 2019 “Bridget Cunningham is just such a player... Her feeling for dance rhythms is infectious...
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Bridget Cunningham is a prizewinning harpsichordist, musicologist and an international, versatile conductor who trained at the Royal College of Music where she was awarded a Fellowship.
This celebratory recording is part of an important larger series of her albums with Signum Classics – many of which include world premiere recordings.
As Artistic Director of London Early Opera, Cunningham is a leading exponent of baroque music and created these outstanding recordings with many international singers such as Sophie Bevan, Lucy Crowe and Mary Bevan, baroque musicians and historians. Albums include Handel’s Eight Great Harpsichord Suites, Handel in Italy, Caio Fabbricio HWV A9 , Handel at Vauxhall, Handel in Ireland and Handel’s Queens which have been reviewed with international acclaim and shortlisted for a Gramophone Award nomination in 2020; “Handel has never sounded better” (Handel’s Queens) ★★★★★ BBC Music Magazine, 2019 “Bridget Cunningham is just such a player... Her feeling for dance rhythms is infectious and her ability to entertain unassailable” (Handel’s Eight Great Harpsichord Suites) ★★★★★ 5 stars BBC Music Magazine, 2022 Cunningham’s harpsichord performances include playing at the London Handel Festival, Maison Hine Cognac, Victoria International Festival, Gozo as well as for the Royal family at Buckingham Palace. She has performed at the Innsbruck Festival, Yale University, St John’s Smith Square, Teatro Petruzzelli Bari, Handel Hendrix Museum, St George’s Hanover Square, the Foundling Museum and St Martin-in-the-Fields. She regularly collaborates with baroque dance groups and has a passion for combining the artworld with music. Cunningham is a keen advocate for directing baroque music from the harpsichord. As well as her numerous performances including several of Handel’s operas, Bach’s Easter Oratorio, Vivaldi’s Gloria and a 400th anniversary performance of Monteverdi’s Vespers at Southwark Cathedral, she has also directed a world premiere for BBC Radio 4 with London Early Opera written by a BBC Inspire Young Composer of the Year, Grace Evangeline- Mason, for the 300th Anniversary of Handel’s Water Music.
She has appeared on several BBC Radio and TV broadcasts including BBC Radio 3 In Tune, BBC 2 Messiah, BBC 4 Vivaldi’s Women, Radio 4 Front Row and SkyArts, RTE, RTP and Radio Stephansdom.


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Disc #1
01.
Sinfonia Concerto No. 2 in D Major, Op. 4: Allegro assai – Allegretto – Allegro assai
05:27
(George Frideric Handel, Johann Adolph Hasse) London Early Opera
02.
Caio Fabbricio, HWV A9, Act I: Popolo tarentino, qual’è cotesta
00:38
(George Frideric Handel, Johann Adolph Hasse) London Early Opera, Fleur Barron, Helen Charlston
03.
Caio Fabbricio, HWV A9, Act I: In così lieto giorno
04:00
(George Frideric Handel, Johann Adolph Hasse) London Early Opera, Helen Charlston
04.
Caio Fabbricio, HWV A9, Act I: Quanto profondo il lusso, e quanto salde
02:50
(George Frideric Handel, Johann Adolph Hasse) London Early Opera, Fleur Barron, Helen Charlston, Jess Dandy, Morgan Pearse
05.
Caio Fabbricio, HWV A9, Act I: Fissa ne’ sguardi miei
04:27
(George Frideric Handel, Johann Adolph Hasse) London Early Opera, Fleur Barron
06.
Caio Fabbricio, HWV A9, Act I: Figlia, Volusio
02:44
(George Frideric Handel, Johann Adolph Hasse) London Early Opera, Morgan Pearse, Miriam Allan, Helen Charlston, Hannah Poulsom
07.
Caio Fabbricio, HWV A9, Act I: Il trono, il regno
03:57
(George Frideric Handel, Johann Adolph Hasse) London Early Opera, Miriam Allan
08.
Caio Fabbricio, HWV A9, Act I: Tutte ella dunque … Vezzi, lusinghe e sguardi
03:31
(George Frideric Handel, Johann Adolph Hasse) London Early Opera, Helen Charlston, Hannah Poulsom
09.
Caio Fabbricio, HWV A9, Act I: Io vivo ancora, o Dèi Quirini, e vivo
00:56
(George Frideric Handel, Johann Adolph Hasse) London Early Opera, Anna Gorbachyova-Ogilvie
10.
Caio Fabbricio, HWV A9, Act I: Per amor se il cor sospira
05:55
(George Frideric Handel, Johann Adolph Hasse) London Early Opera, Anna Gorbachyova-Ogilvie
11.
Caio Fabbricio, HWV A9, Act I: Vien’ Pirro, e seco il padre
00:53
(George Frideric Handel, Johann Adolph Hasse) London Early Opera, Anna Gorbachyova-Ogilvie, Fleur Barron, Morgan Pearse
12.
Caio Fabbricio, HWV A9, Act I: Quando verrà quel giorno
06:20
(George Frideric Handel, Johann Adolph Hasse) London Early Opera, Fleur Barron
13.
Caio Fabbricio, HWV A9, Act I: Pirro amante di Sestia!
02:12
(George Frideric Handel, Johann Adolph Hasse) London Early Opera, Morgan Pearse, Miriam Allan, Anna Gorbachyova-Ogilvie
14.
Caio Fabbricio, HWV A9, Act I: Caro sposo, amato oggetto
08:46
(George Frideric Handel, Johann Adolph Hasse) London Early Opera, Miriam Allan
15.
Caio Fabbricio, HWV A9, Act II: Io Bircenna, io di Glaucia
01:24
(George Frideric Handel, Johann Adolph Hasse) London Early Opera, Hannah Poulsom, Fleur Barron, Morgan Pearse
16.
Caio Fabbricio, HWV A9, Act II: Amore a lei giurasti
04:00
(George Frideric Handel, Johann Adolph Hasse) London Early Opera, Hannah Poulsom
17.
Caio Fabbricio, HWV A9, Act II: Inopportuno incontro! ... Non ha più pace l’amor geloso
08:12
(George Frideric Handel, Johann Adolph Hasse) London Early Opera, Fleur Barron, Morgan Pearse
18.
Caio Fabbricio, HWV A9, Act II: Numidico lione, ircana tigre … Giovani cori amanti
04:50
(George Frideric Handel, Johann Adolph Hasse) London Early Opera, Jess Dandy
19.
Caio Fabbricio, HWV A9, Act II: Caro Volusio, o tu dei voti miei
00:28
(George Frideric Handel, Johann Adolph Hasse) London Early Opera, Miriam Allan, Helen Charlston, Morgan Pearse, Anna Gorbachyova-Ogilvie

Disc #2
01.
Caio Fabbricio, HWV A9, Act II: Al legato roman Turio
01:34
(George Frideric Handel, Johann Adolph Hasse) Helen Charlston, Morgan Pearse, Miriam Allan
02.
Caio Fabbricio, HWV A9, Act II: Tanto, Volusio, temi l’aspetto mio?
01:27
(George Frideric Handel, Johann Adolph Hasse) Miriam Allan, Anna Gorbachyova-Ogilvie
03.
Caio Fabbricio, HWV A9, Act II: Troppo fiere, disdegnose
04:40
(George Frideric Handel, Johann Adolph Hasse) Anna Gorbachyova-Ogilvie
04.
Caio Fabbricio, HWV A9, Act II: Che Volusio sia estinto
02:49
(George Frideric Handel, Johann Adolph Hasse) Fleur Barron, Miriam Allan, Anna Gorbachyova-Ogilvie, Helen Charlston, Hannah Poulsom
05.
Caio Fabbricio, HWV A9, Act II: Al foco del mio amore
05:06
(George Frideric Handel, Johann Adolph Hasse) Fleur Barron
06.
Caio Fabbricio, HWV A9, Act II: Se in vani contrasti anco indugiate
01:06
(George Frideric Handel, Johann Adolph Hasse) Helen Charlston, Anna Gorbachyova-Ogilvie, Miriam Allan
07.
Caio Fabbricio, HWV A9, Act II: Non mi chiamar crudele
04:17
(George Frideric Handel, Johann Adolph Hasse) Miriam Allan
08.
Caio Fabbricio, HWV A9, Act II: Torna la speme in seno … Nocchier che teme assorto
06:16
(George Frideric Handel, Johann Adolph Hasse) Anna Gorbachyova-Ogilvie
09.
Caio Fabbricio, HWV A9, Act III: Quanto ti deggio!
00:45
(George Frideric Handel, Johann Adolph Hasse) Hannah Poulsom, Helen Charlston
10.
Caio Fabbricio, HWV A9, Act III: È grande e bella quella mercede
05:02
(George Frideric Handel, Johann Adolph Hasse) Helen Charlston
11.
Caio Fabbricio, HWV A9, Act III: Principessa, nel tuo giusto dolor veggo il mio torto
00:46
(George Frideric Handel, Johann Adolph Hasse) Fleur Barron, Hannah Poulsom
12.
Caio Fabbricio, HWV A9, Act III: Volgi a me gl’affetti tuoi
04:14
(George Frideric Handel, Johann Adolph Hasse) Hannah Poulsom
13.
Caio Fabbricio, HWV A9, Act III: Sestia manca a la fede
00:37
(George Frideric Handel, Johann Adolph Hasse) Fleur Barron, Morgan Pearse
14.
Caio Fabbricio, HWV A9, Act III: Quella è mia figlia e’l mio
03:00
(George Frideric Handel, Johann Adolph Hasse) Morgan Pearse
15.
Caio Fabbricio, HWV A9, Act III: Poiché lunge è’l mio bene, nulla si tema
01:52
(George Frideric Handel, Johann Adolph Hasse) Miriam Allan, Fleur Barron, Jess Dandy, Anna Gorbachyova-Ogilvie
16.
Caio Fabbricio, HWV A9, Act III: Vedrai morir costante
05:15
(George Frideric Handel, Johann Adolph Hasse) Fleur Barron
17.
Caio Fabbricio, HWV A9, Act III: Giovane incauto
01:56
(George Frideric Handel, Johann Adolph Hasse) Morgan Pearse, Miriam Allan, Fleur Barron, Anna Gorbachyova-Ogilvie
18.
Caio Fabbricio, HWV A9, Act III: Volusio avverti che il giudice di Pirro in me ti ascolta
00:54
(George Frideric Handel, Johann Adolph Hasse) Morgan Pearse, Miriam Allan, Anna Gorbachyova-Ogilvie
19.
Caio Fabbricio, HWV A9, Act III: Lo sposo va a morte
03:56
(George Frideric Handel, Johann Adolph Hasse) Miriam Allan
20.
Caio Fabbricio, HWV A9, Act III: Qualche a l’amor, qualche fiacchezza al sesso … Varcherò le flebil onde
05:37
(George Frideric Handel, Johann Adolph Hasse) Morgan Pearse, Anna Gorbachyova-Ogilvie
21.
Caio Fabbricio, HWV A9, Act III: Nel da me condannato Volusio
01:50
(George Frideric Handel, Johann Adolph Hasse) Morgan Pearse, Fleur Barron, Helen Charlston, Miriam Allan, Anna Gorbachyova-Ogilvie, Hannah Poulsom
22.
Caio Fabbricio, HWV A9, Act III: Teco morir vo’ anch’io
01:43
(George Frideric Handel, Johann Adolph Hasse) Miriam Allan, Anna Gorbachyova-Ogilvie, Fleur Barron, Hannah Poulsom
23.
Caio Fabbricio, HWV A9, Act III: Vorrei da lacci sciogliere
05:13
(George Frideric Handel, Johann Adolph Hasse) Fleur Barron
24.
Caio Fabbricio, HWV A9, Act III: Con la Pace, le Grazie e il Piacere
00:47
(George Frideric Handel, Johann Adolph Hasse) Morgan Pearse, Fleur Barron, Helen Charlston, Miriam Allan, Anna Gorbachyova-Ogilvie, Hannah Poulsom, Jess Dandy
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