Love Handel brings together some of the UK’s finest Handel interpreters and period instrument performers in a delightful programme of solo, duet and trio arias, and opera overtures and sinfonias. All profits from the sale of this CD go to The Children’s Trust, Tadworth.
- ‘Hush, ye pretty warbling choir’ and ‘The flocks shall leave the mountains’ from Acis and Galatea
- Sinfonia: The Arrival of the Queen of Sheba
- ‘Sweet bird, that shun’st the noise of folly’ and ‘As steals the morn’ from L’Allegro, Il Penseroso ed il Moderato
Accompanying Ana-Maria and Laurence are The Love Handelers, directed from the harpsichord by Steven Devine. Additional guest artists include Christopher Purves (baritone) and Lisa Beznosiuk (baroque flute).