Victorious love songs

by Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695.

Format: Music CD 2007
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 Pur 40596
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio--Music CD
 
Call Number  COMPACT DISC Vo Pur 40596
 
 
Contents
Sweeter than roses : Z. 585 no. 1, from the incidental music to Pausanius, the betrayer of his country : 1695 (3:21)
The fatal hour : Z. 421 (3:40)
When first Amintas sued for a kiss : Z. 430 (2:01)
The plaint : Z. 629 no. 40 (1693), from The fairy queen (7:23)
They tell us that you mighty powers above : Z. 630 no. 19, from The Indian queen : 1695 (3:18)
Man is for the woman made : Z. 605 no. 3, from the incidental music to The mock marriage : 1695 (1:24)
From silent shades : Z. 370 (1683) (4:31)
Music for a while : Z. 583 no. 2, from the incidental music to Oedipus : 1692? (3:56)
Now the night is chas'd away : Z. 629 no. 28, from The fairy queen : 1692 (1:33)
If music be the food of love : Z. 379 (3:36)
Thrice happy lovers : an epithalamium : Z. 629 no. 39, from The fairy queen : 1692 (2:56)
The bashful Thames : Z. 333 no. 4, from The Yorkshire feast song : 1690 (2:42)
I attempt from love's sickness to fly in vain : Z. 630 no. 17, from The Indian queen : 1695 (1:39)
Oh! Fair Cedaria : Z. 402 (3:53)
Fairest isle : Z. 628 no. 38, from King Arthur, or, The British worthy : 1691 (3:20)
O solitude : Z. 406 (5:18)
If love's a sweet passion : Z. 629 no. 17, from The fairy queen : 1692 (3:20)
The Blessed Virgin's expostulation : Z. 196 (7:14)
An evening hymn : Z. 193 (4:33).

Additional Information
Subjects Songs (High voice) with instrumental ensemble.
Songs (High voice) with theorbo.
Songs (High voice) with continuo.
Operas -- Excerpts.
Incidental music -- Excerpts.
Publisher AĚŠkersberga, Sweden :BIS,2007
Other Titles Vocal music.
Contributors Sampson, Carolyn, performer.
Cummings, Laurence, performer.
Kenny, Elizabeth, performer.
Lasla, Anne-Marie, performer.
Sexton, Sarah (Violinist), performer.
Morris, Andrea (Violinist), performer.
Rogers, Jane (Violist), performer.
Participants/Performers Carolyn Sampson, soprano ; with, variously: Laurence Cummings, harpsichord, spinet ; Elizabeth Kenny, archlute, theorbo ; Anne-Marie Lasla, bass viol ; Sarah Sexton, Andrea Morris, violins ; Jane Rogers, viola.
Language English
Notes In part excerpts from operas and incidental music.
Super audio compact disc.
Program notes by Elizabeth Kenny and biographical notes on the performers, in English with German and French translations, and texts (35 p. : ports.) inserted in container.
Description 1 audio disc : digital, SACD ; 4 3/4 in.
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