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Purcell: Songs & Airs / Kirkby, Hogwood, Rooley, Et Al


Release Date: 11/13/2007 
Label:  L'oiseau Lyre   Catalog #: 001011102   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Henry Purcell
Performer:  Anthony RooleyRichard CampbellChristopher HogwoodCatherine Mackintosh,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

The Evening Hymn is radiantly done, and so are many of the less well-known airs which regularly bring new revelation. Excellent recording, if with the voice forward, given striking extra presence on CD -- Penguin Guide The Evening Hymn is radiantly done, and so are many of the less well-known airs which regularly bring new revelation. Excellent recording, if with the voice forward, given striking extra presence on CD -- Penguin Guide Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Fairy Queen, Z 629: Hark! hark! how all things by Henry Purcell
Performer:  Anthony Rooley (Lute), Richard Campbell (Bass Viola da gamba), Christopher Hogwood (Spinet),
Catherine Mackintosh (Violin), Emma Kirkby (Soprano), Christopher Hogwood (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1692; England 
Date of Recording: 10/1982 
Venue:  Forde Abbey, Dorset, England 
Language: English 

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