Vol. 2 – Juditha triumphans – 2001

Vocal music

Vol. 2 – Juditha triumphans – 2001

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Juditha Triumphans, RV 644
opera – oratorio

Magdalena KOZENA, mezzo-soprano / JUDITHA
Maria José TRULLU, mezzo-soprano / HOLOFERNES
Marina COMPARATO, mezzo-soprano / VAGAUS
Anke HERRMANN, soprano / ABRA
Tiziana CARRARO, soprano / OZIAS

Coro da camera dell’Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia
Academia Montis Regalis

Alessandro de MARCHI, direction

Vivaldi’s only surviving oratorio, this work was performed at the Pietà in 1716. The scoring is, in the words of Michael Talbot, « …of unparalleled richness – an ostentatious display of the Pietà’s vocal and (especially) instrumental riches ».

OP30314