Find music by

Sign up for our newsletter




Mozart - Un moto di gioia: Opera & Concert Arias

Composers
Genres
Performers
Orchestras / Ensembles
Instruments
Periods
Conductors
Label
Catalogue numberBIS-SACD-1529
Release date2006-06-28
Discs1
Orig. sample rate44100Hz

Mozart wrote many of the arias on this disc for specific performers, among them his wife Constanze’s two sisters Aloysia Lange and Josepha Hofer (the first Queen of the Night), the English soprano Nancy Storace and Adriana Ferrarese (whose impressive vocal range he put to the test in Fiordiligi’s aria Come scoglio).

Here Swedish soprano Miah Persson, on her first solo disc with orchestra, has collected a number of Mozartian gems (including Exsultate, jubilate – actually composed for Venanzio Rauzzini, the star castrato of the Teatro Regio Ducale in Milan.) Purity, sweetness and impeccable grace are words that have been used by reviewers to describe Miah Persson’s voice, and with such qualities it is no wonder that her reputation as a Mozart singer is growing.

During the 2005/2006 season she is performing no less than three of the operatic roles represented on this disc. According to the reviews, her interpretation of Susanna’s Deh vieni non tardar made the audience at Covent Garden hold their breath; she recently made her début at Glyndebourne as Fiordiligi in Così fan tutte, and in the coming Salzburg production of Mitridate she will perform the role of Prince Sifare, taking a deeply felt farewell from his beloved with the aria Lungi da te.

Another farewell scene is played out in the extended concert aria Ch’io mi scordi di te – this one taking place in real life. Intended for Nancy Storace – who had been the first Susanna in the Marriage of Figaro – it was composed for the singer’s farewell concert in 1787, before her return to England. The aria includes an extended piano part, performed at the concert in question by Mozart himself, and has been interpreted as his musical declaration of love for the singer. Here it is the young Russian pianist Yevgeny Sudbin – whose recently released Scarlatti and Rachmaninov recitals on BIS have been highly praised – who joins Miah Persson and the Swedish Chamber Orchestra in this portrayal of two lovers at the moment of their parting.
 
Extra material for download
 
 
  Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
  Schon lacht der holde Frühling, KV 580
01 Schon lacht der holde Frühling, KV 580 07:47 $ 1.63 USD
 
 
  Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
  Ch´io mi scordi de te? KV 505
02 Ch´io mi scordi de te? KV 505 10:01 $ 2.10 USD
 
 
  Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
  Nehmt meinen Dank, KV 383
03 Nehmt meinen Dank, KV 383 03:44 $ 0.78 USD
 
 
  Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
  Lungi da te, mio bene (aria from Mitridate, Rè di Ponto) KV 87
04 Lungi da te, mio bene (aria from Mitridate, Rè di Ponto) KV
87
09:21 $ 1.96 USD
 
 
  Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
  Un moto di gioia (arietta, KV 579 from Le nozze di Figaro)
05 Un moto di gioia (arietta, KV 579 from Le nozze di Figaro) 01:33 $ 0.33 USD
 
 
  Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
  Deh vieni non tardar (recitative and aria from Le nozze di Figaro, KV 492)
06 Deh vieni non tardar (recitative and aria from Le nozze di
Figaro, KV 492)
04:32 $ 0.95 USD
 
 
  Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
  Come scoglio (recitative and aria from Così fan tutte, KV 588)
07 Come scoglio (recitative and aria from Così fan tutte, KV
588)
05:28 $ 1.15 USD
 
 
  Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
  Ruhe sanft mein holdes Leben (from Zaide, KV 344)
08 Ruhe sanft mein holdes Leben (from Zaide, KV 344) 05:44 $ 1.20 USD
 
 
  Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
  Exsutate, Jubilate, KV 165, for soprano, orchestra and organ 13:24
09 Exsultate, jubilate 04:17 $ 0.90 USD
10 Fulget amica dies 00:48 $ 0.17 USD
11 Tu virginum corona 05:55 $ 1.24 USD
12 Alleluja 02:24 $ 0.50 USD
 
  Album total 61:34
ComposerMozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
SopranoPersson, Miah
ConductorWeigle, Sebastian
OrchestraSvenska Kammarorkestern
PianoSudbin, Yevgeny
OboeOlerås, Bengt
OrganSamuelsson, Ulf

Daily Deal
Top downloads
eClassical.com is a completely virtual record label and a secure online store open 7 days a week, 365 days a year. Customers and visitors can download classical music in high quality FLAC or MP3 and find out more about classical music.

Start page    24 Bit FAQ    Assistance    About eClassical    Classical News