Appears on releases

# Title Length Release Title Release Artist Date Country Label Catalog#
1.4 Ombra mai fu 3:39 The Pleasure of Love José Carreras, English Chamber Orchestra, Vjekoslav Šutej Philips 434 926-2


conductor: Vjekoslav Šutej (1992-03 – 1992-04)
orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra (1992-03 – 1992-04)
tenor vocals: José Carreras (1992-03 – 1992-04)
recorded at: Abbey Road Studios in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, United Kingdom (1992-03 – 1992-04)
recording of: Serse, HWV 40: Atto I. Arioso "Ombra mai fù" (Serse) (1992-03 – 1992-04)

Serse, HWV 40: Atto I. Arioso "Ombra mai fù" (Serse)

composer: George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1737-12-26 – 1738-01-09)
arrangements: Holy Art Thou (Largo from “Xerxes”)
Largo from "Xerxes" (for violin, harp, organ and strings, arr. Hellmesberger)
Serse, HWV 40: Atto I. Arioso "Ombra mai fù" (catch-all for arrangements)
is the basis for: Crux fidelis
later translated versions: Xerxès HWV 40 : Largo "Bois de lent oubli" (french version)
part of: Serse, HWV 40: Atto I
referred to in medleys: Hooked on Romance