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Author Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695.
Uniform Title Vocal music. Selections
Title Songs & airs [sound recording] / Purcell.
Published London, England : Editions de l'Oiseau-Lyre, [1985], p1983.
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LOCATION CALL # STATUS
 Music - CD Cabinet  M3.1.P87 S66 1983    IN LIBRARY
  
Description 1 sound disc (43 min.) : digital, stereo. ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Florilegium
Florilegium series.
Note Songs with continuo; sung in English.
Parallel titles on container: Chansons et airs = Lieder und Gesänge.
Compact disc.
Notes by Richard Luckett and vocal texts, both in English with French and German translations (23 p. : ill.) inserted in container.
Contents Hark! Hark! How all things (1:43) -- Crown the altar, deck the shrine (2:28) -- If music be the food of love (3:25) -- Not all my torments (1:58) -- O, O let me weep! (6:32) -- I attempt from love's sickness to fly (1:20) -- Olinda in the shades unseen (1:03) -- Urge me no more (3:17) -- Bess of Bedlam (3:43) -- Lovely, lovely Albina (2:10) -- Sweeter than roses (3:12) -- Dear pretty youth (1:55) -- When first Amintas sued for a kiss (1:55) -- The cares of lovers (1:47) -- Ye gentle spirits of the air (1:50) -- An evening hymn (4:17).
Performer Emma Kirkby, soprano ; Christopher Hogwood, organ or spinet ; Anthony Rooley, lute ; Richard Campbell, viola da gamba ; Catherine Mackintosh, violin.
Note Recorded Oct. 1982 in Forde Abbey, Somerset.
Subject Songs (High voice) with continuo.
Operas -- Excerpts.
Incidental music -- Excerpts.
Related Names Kirkby, Emma.
Hogwood, Christopher.
Rooley, Anthony.
Campbell, Richard, 1956-2011.
Mackintosh, Catherine.
Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695. Fairy queen. Hark how all things.
Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695. Celebrate this festival. Crown the altar, deck the shrine.
Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695. If music be the food of love, Z. 379C.
Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695. Not all my torments can your pity move.
Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695. Fairy queen. O. let me weep.
Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695. Indian queen. I attempt from Love's sickness to fly.
Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695. Olinda in the shades unseen.
Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695. Urge me no more, this airy mirth.
Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695. Bess of Bedlam.
Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695. Lovely Albina's come ashore.
Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695. Pausanius. Sweeter than roses.
Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695. Tempest. Dear pretty youth.
Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695. When first Amintas sued for a kiss.
Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695. Timon of Athens. Cares of lovers.
Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695. Fairy queen. Ye gentle spirits of the air.
Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695. Now that the sun hath veiled his light.
Related Titles Songs and airs.
Standard # 2894171232
Publisher # 417 123-2 Editions de l'Oiseau-Lyre
OCLC number 14390013