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  1. Cantata No. 51, "Jauchzet Gott in allen Landen," BWV 51 (BC A134): Jauchzet Gott in allen Landen
  2. Cantata No. 68, "Also hat Gott die Welt geliebt," BWV 68 (BC A86): Mein gläubiges Herze
  3. Joshua, oratorio, HWV 64: Happy, oh thrice happy we
  4. Alcina, opera, HWV 34: Chi m'insegna il caro padre?
  5. Alcina, opera, HWV 34: Barbara! io ben lo so
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  1. Cantata No. 51, "Jauchzet Gott in allen Landen," BWV 51 (BC A134): Jauchzet Gott in allen Landen
  2. Cantata No. 68, "Also hat Gott die Welt geliebt," BWV 68 (BC A86): Mein gläubiges Herze
  3. Joshua, oratorio, HWV 64: Happy, oh thrice happy we
  4. Alcina, opera, HWV 34: Chi m'insegna il caro padre?
  5. Alcina, opera, HWV 34: Barbara! io ben lo so
  6. Rinaldo, opera, HWV 7: Lascia ch'io pianga
  7. St. John Passion (Johannespassion), BWV 245 (BC D2): Ich folge dir gleichfalls
  8. Ode for the Birthday of Queen Anne (Eternal Source of Light Divine), HWV 74
  9. Bist du bei mir, aria arranged for voice & continuo, BWV 508 (after Gottfried Stölzel)
  10. Messiah, oratorio, HWV 56: How beautiful are the feet of Them
  11. Messiah, oratorio, HWV 56: Thou art gone up on high
  12. Samson, oratorio, HWV 57: Let the bright Seraphim in burning row
  13. Magnificat, for 5 voices, 5-part chorus, orchestra & continuo in D major, BWV 243 (BC E14): Quia respexit
  14. Cantata No. 205, "Zerreisset, zersprenget, zertrümmert die Gruft," BWV 205 (BC G36): Angenehmer Zephyrus
  15. Joshua, oratorio, HWV 64: Oh! Had I Jubal's Lyre
  16. Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro), opera, K. 492: Voi, che sapete che cosa a amor
  17. Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro), opera, K. 492: Non so più cosa son, cosa faccio
  18. Exsultate, jubilate, motet for soprano & orchestra, K. 165 (K. 158a): Alleluia
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The solo boy soprano album has a kind of intensity, born of knowing that the sound will soon end, that attracts some and puts others off, but Norwegian treble Aksel Rykkvin, with flawless schoolboy good looks, has become something of a sensation with this album of Baroque and Classical arias. His voice has a rather metallic quality, and you might think that forcing it into these big arias would be an unnatural thing. Yet in fact some of these pieces, including the tough arias from Handel's Alcina, were originally written ...

Aksel!: Arias by Bach, Handel & Mozart 2016, Signum Classics

UPC: 635212043523

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