A Herculean Drama from Ancient Greece

On WCRB In Concert with the Handel and Haydn Society, Harry Christophers conducts Handel's musical drama based on works by Sophocles, with bass-baritone Jonathan Lemalu playing the title role.

Sunday, September 23, 2018
7:00 PM

HANDEL Hercules, HWV 60

Handel and Haydn Society Orchestra and Chorus

Jonathan Lemalu (bass-baritone): Hercules
Amanda Forsythe (soprano): Iole
Catherine Wyn-Rogers (mezzo-soprano): Dejanira
William Purefoy (countertenor): Lichas
Robert Murray (tenor): Hyllus
Woodrow Bynum (baritone): High Priest
Harry Christophers, conductor

Recorded May 4, 2018

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