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Gluck: Orfeo Ed Euridice; Purcell: Dido And Aeneas


Release Date: 1989 
Label:  Music & Arts Programs Of America Catalog #: 4295   Spars Code: AAD 
Composer:  Christoph W. GluckHenry Purcell
Performer:  Elisabeth GaleElisabeth SpeiserDame Janet BakerJeanette Sinclair
Conductor:  Benjamin Britten
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Drottningholm Festival ChorusDrottningholm Festival Orchestra
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 22 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Orfeo ed Euridice by Christoph W. Gluck
Performer:  Elisabeth Gale (Soprano), Elisabeth Speiser (Soprano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1762/1774; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1982 
Venue:  London 
Language: Italian 
2. Dido and Aeneas, Z 626: Excerpt(s) by Henry Purcell
Performer:  Dame Janet Baker (Mezzo Soprano), Jeanette Sinclair (Soprano)
Conductor:  Benjamin Britten
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Drottningholm Festival Chorus,  Drottningholm Festival Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1689; England 
Date of Recording: 1962 
Venue:  Drottningholm, Sweden 
Language: English 

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