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Holst: I vow to Thee, my country (from Jupiter - The Planets)
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Arne: Rule Britannia
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The Pilgrims' Procession / Alleluia
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52. Lady Essex's Pleading
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1. Sea Slumber Song

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Della Jones is admired as one of the foremost bel canto mezzo-sopranos of her generation, though her repertoire extends from Nerone in Monteverdi's The Coronation of Poppea to Dolly in Hamilton's Anna Karenina, a role she created in the work's 1991 premiere. She has also taken the occasional foray into Gilbert and Sullivan and other musicals. She has taken particular interest in forgotten bel canto operas, starring in many revivals and world-premiere recordings. She studied sing... Read more

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