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The Music of Henry Purcell (the Complete Vanguard Recordings, Vol. 2) [electronic resource]

Alfred Deller
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Sound Recording; Streaming Audio; Online
Description
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Mode of Access: World Wide Web browser.
Publication
Hong Kong : Naxos Digital Services Ltd., [2010]
Publisher no.
MC194 Naxos Digital Services Ltd
Tracks
  • Fantasia a 3 on a Ground in D major, Z. 731 / Purcell, Henry (04:38)
  • Oedipus, King of Thebes, Z. 583 / Purcell, Henry (03:56)
  • I love and I must, Z. 382 / Purcell, Henry (02:58)
  • The Comical History of Don Quixote, Z. 578: Let the dreadful engines of eternal will / Purcell, Henry (07:45)
  • The Fairy Queen, Z. 629, Act V: Epithalamium: Thrice happy lovers / Purcell, Henry (03:07)
  • If music be the food of love, Z. 379 / Purcell, Henry (02:37)
  • Tell me, some pitying angel, Z. 196, "The Blessed Virgin's Expostulation" / Purcell, Henry (07:51)
  • Not all my torments can your pity move, Z. 400 / Purcell, Henry (02:22)
  • Close thine eyes and sleep secure (Upon a Quiet Conscience), Z. 184 / Purcell, Henry (04:21)
  • King Arthur, Z. 628, "The British Worthy", Act V: Fairest Isle, all isles excelling / Purcell, Henry (02:41)
  • Pausanias, Z. 585, "The Betrayer of his Country": No. 1. Sweeter than Roses / Purcell, Henry (03:35)
  • The fatal hour comes on apace, Z. 421 / Purcell, Henry (04:22)
  • Celebrate this festival, Z. 321 / Purcell, Henry (02:50)
  • The Indian Queen, Z. 630, Act III: Solo: I Attempt from Love's Sickness / Purcell, Henry (02:17)
  • Bonduca, Z. 574, The British Heroine: No. 17. O lead me to some peaceful gloom / Purcell, Henry (03:10)
  • The Prophetess, Z. 627, "The History of Dioclesian", Act III: What shall I do? / Purcell, Henry (03:53)
  • The Comical History of Don Quixote, Z. 578: From rosy bow'rs / Purcell, Henry (07:17)
  • The Fairy Queen, Z. 629 (excerpts) / Purcell, Henry (03:00)
  • If ever I more riches did desire, Z. 544: Here Let My Life / Purcell, Henry (02:52)
  • Welcome to all the pleasures, Z. 339: Here the deities approve / Purcell, Henry (04:40)
  • The Prophetess, Z. 627, "The History of Dioclesian": Since from my dear Astrea's sight / Purcell, Henry (03:58)
  • The Fairy Queen, Z. 629, Act V: The Plaint: O let me ever, ever weep / Purcell, Henry (07:27)
  • Sonata a 4 No. 9 in F major, Z. 810 / Purcell, Henry (07:35)
  • Song Tune in C major, Z. T694 / Purcell, Henry (01:04)
  • March in C major, Z. 647 / Purcell, Henry (00:53)
  • March in C major, Z. 648 / Purcell, Henry (00:57)
  • New Minuet in D minor, Z. T689 / Purcell, Henry (01:22)
  • Minuet in A minor, Z. 649 / Purcell, Henry (01:03)
  • Minuet in A minor, Z. 650 / Purcell, Henry (00:53)
  • A New Scotch Tune in C major, Z. 655 / Purcell, Henry (01:26)
  • A New Ground in E minor, Z. T682 / Purcell, Henry (02:28)
  • A New Irish Tune in G major, Z. 646 / Purcell, Henry (00:33)
  • Rigadoon in C major, Z. 653 / Purcell, Henry (00:46)
  • Sefauchi's Farewell in D minor, Z. 656 / Purcell, Henry (02:05)
  • Minuet in D minor, Z. T688 / Purcell, Henry (01:07)
  • Violin Sonata in G minor, Z. 780 / Purcell, Henry (05:54)
  • A Choice Collection of Lessons: Suite No. 6 in D major, Z. 667 / Purcell, Henry (04:11)
  • Dido and Aeneas, Z. 626 / Purcell, Henry (54:33)
  • Hail, bright Cecilia, Z. 328 / Purcell, Henry (57:04)
  • Welcome to all the pleasures, "Ode on St. Cecilia's Day", Z. 339 / Purcell, Henry (19:58)
  • The Prophetess, Z. 627, "The History of Dioclesian" (excerpts) / Purcell, Henry (51:41)
  • Come, ye sons of art away, Z. 323 / Purcell, Henry (26:16)
  • Rejoice in the Lord alway, Z. 49, "Bell Anthem" / Purcell, Henry (09:29)
  • My beloved spake, Z. 28 / Purcell, Henry (11:46)
  • An Ode on the Death of Mr Henry Purcell / Blow, John (22:57).
Performers
Alfred Deller (conductor) ; Michael Tippett (conductor) ; Gustav Leonhardt (conductor) ; Oriana Concert Choir (chorus) ; Ambrosian Singers (chorus) ; Concentus Musicus Wien (chorus) ; Deller Consort (ensemble) ; Leonhardt Baroque Ensemble (ensemble) ; Oriana Concert Orchestra ; Kalmar Chamber Orchestra of London ; Concentus Musicus Wien ; George Malcolm (harpsichord) ; Jones, Granville (violin) ; Bevan, Maurice (baritone) ; Sheppard, Honor (soprano) ; Taylor, Christopher (recorder) ; Marriner, Neville (violin) ; Dupre, Desmond (viola da gamba) ; Taylor, Richard (recorder) ; Bergman, Walter (harpsichord) ; Shuttleworth, Anne (cello) ; Gibbs, Peter (violin) ; Cantelo, April (soprano) ; Deller, Alfred (counter-tenor) ; Whitworth, John (counter-tenor) ; Thomas, Mary (soprano).
Notes
  • Includes works of Henry Purcell ; John Blow.
  • Streaming audio.
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