Porpora: Opera Arias (CD)

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Artist:
Max Emanuel Cencic, Armonia Atenea, George Petrou

Grammy-nominated artist Max Emanuel Cencic presents Nicola Porpora: Opera Arias, to commemorate the 250th anniversary of Porpora’s death.

Featuring 7 world premiere recordings, this album will be released on 02 March 2018, the day before the official anniversary on 03 March 2018.

This release is in addition to Cencic’s new recording of Porpora’s Germanico in Germanica (with Julia Lezhneva), released on 12 January 2018.

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Reviews:

The Times

"Porpora’s gift for characterisation pales beside Handel’s, but his vocal fireworks bring modest delight, especially when backed by the bustling musicians of George Petrou’s Armonia Atenea"

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Tracklisting:

  1. 'Se tu la reggi al volo' from Ezio
  2. 'Torbido intorno al core' from Meride e Selinunte
  3. 'Tu spietato non farai' from Ifigenia in Aulide
  4. 'Ove l'erbetta tenera, e molle' from Filandro
  5. 'Destrier, che all' armi usato' from Poro
  6. 'So che tiranno io sono' from Carlo il calvo
  7. 'Torcere il corso all'onde' from Il Trionfo di Camilla
  8. 'D'esser già parmi quell'arboscello' from Filandro
  9. 'Nume che reggi 'l mare' from Arianna in Nasso