GIACOMO ANTONIO PERTI (1661-1756): Abramo vincitor de' proprii affetti.
Catalogue Number: 04M017
Reference: GB 2451-2
Description: Perti's earliest surviving oratorio dates from 1683 with the four characters being the familiar trio of Sara, Agar (both sung by the same soprano which puts great interpretative demands on the singer; Agar gets by far the most dramatic and touching music.) and Abraham with an angel. Italian-English texts. Laura Antonaz (soprano), Elena Biscuola (mezzo), Gastone Sarti (bass), Ensemble "Il Continuo"; Gioele Gusberti.