Catherine Bott interviews American countertenor David Daniels about his stage and recording career, and chooses music from some of his discs, including works by Francisco de la Torre, Alessandro Scarlatti, Antonio Vivaldi as well as arias from Handel's operas Tamerlano and Tolomeo.
There are also two tracks from his most recent recording with The English Concert under Harry Bicket - of arias by Bach.
Francisco de la Torre: Pampano verde
Catherine Bott talks to countertenor david daniels about his career and recordings
bach: qui sedes (b minor mass bwv.232)
bach: schlummert ein, ihr matten augen (ich habe genug bwv.82)
handel: a dispetto (tamerlano)
handel: inumano fratel...stille amare (tolomeo)
a scarlatti: il genio di mitilde
vivaldi: descende, o coeli vox (longe mala, umbrae, terrores) rv.629