Countertenor duets and solos by Henry Purcell and John Blow

Language: English
Latin
Format: Music CD 1988
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
Available (1)
Location Collection Call #
CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio--Music CD COMPACT DISC Vo Cou 7800
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio--Music CD
 
Call Number  COMPACT DISC Vo Cou 7800
 
 
Contents
Sound the trumpet : Z323 (2:21) ; In vain the am'rous flute : Z328 (6:03) ; O solitude, my sweetest choice : Z406 (5:41) ; Sing, sing ye druids : Z574 (2:37) ; O dive custos Auriacae domus : Z514 [i.e. Z504] : Elegy upon the death of Queen Mary (6:59) ; No, resistance is but vain : Z601 (4:34) ; Hark how the songsters : Z632 (2:59) ; Incassum, Lesbia, rogas : Z383 : The Queen's epicedium (7:43) / Henry Purcell
Ah, heav'n! What is't I hear! (3:16) ; Ode on the death of Mr. Henry Purcell (21:50) / John Blow.

Additional Information
Subjects Vocal duets with continuo.
Vocal duets with instrumental ensemble.
Songs (High voice) with continuo.
Publisher London :Hyperion,1988
Other Titles Come ye sons of art away.
Hail, bright Cecilia.
O solitude, my sweetest choice.
Bonduca.
O dive custos Auriacae domus.
Maid's last prayer.
Timon of Athens.
Incassum, Lesbia, incassum rogas.
Amphion Anglicus.
Ode on the death of Mr. Henry Purcell.
Contributors Bowman, James, performer.
Chance, Michael, performer.
King, Robert, 1960- conductor.
Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695. Come ye sons of art away.
Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695. Hail, bright Cecilia.
Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695. O solitude, my sweetest choice.
Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695. Bonduca.
Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695. O dive custos Auriacae domus.
Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695. Maid's last prayer.
Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695. Timon of Athens.
Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695. Incassum, Lesbia, incassum rogas.
Blow, John, -1708. Amphion Anglicus.
Blow, John, -1708. Ode on the death of Mr. Henry Purcell.
King's Consort, performer.
Participants/Performers James Bowman, Michael Chance, countertenors ; King's Consort ; Robert King, director.
Language English
Latin
Notes With continuo acc. (bass viol, chamber organ, harpsichord, lute and/or theorbo); the 2nd, 4th, 7th and 10th works also include 2 recorders.
First two works excerpts from odes; 4th, 6th and 7th from incidental music.
Compact disc.
Program notes by Robert King and texts (11 p.) inserted in container.
Description 1 audio disc : digital, stereo. ; 4 3/4 in.
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