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Purcell: Dido And Aeneas / Scholars Baroque Ensemble


Release Date: 08/05/1997 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8553108   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Henry Purcell
Performer:  Kym AmpsAnna CrookesSarah ConnollyGhislaine Morgan,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Scholars Baroque Ensemble
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 58 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

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Dido and Aeneas, Z 626 by Henry Purcell
Performer:  Kym Amps (Soprano), Anna Crookes (Soprano), Sarah Connolly (Mezzo Soprano),
Ghislaine Morgan (Soprano), Angus Davidson (Countertenor), Robin Doveton (Tenor),
David Van Asch (Bass), David Gould (Countertenor), Julian Podger (Tenor),
Colin Campbell (Bass)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Scholars Baroque Ensemble
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1689; England 
Date of Recording: 10/1994 
Length: 57 Minutes 48 Secs. 
Language: English 

Sound Samples

Dido & Aeneas, Z. 626: Overture
Dido & Aeneas, Z. 626: Act I: Belinda, Chorus: Shake the cloud from off your brow
Dido & Aeneas, Z. 626: Act I: Dido: Ah! Belinda, I am press'd with torment
Dido & Aeneas, Z. 626: Act I: Belinda, Dido: Grief increases by concealing
Dido & Aeneas, Z. 626: Act I: Chorus: When monarchs unite how happy their state
Dido & Aeneas, Z. 626: Act I: Dido, Belinda: Whence could so much virtue spring?
Dido & Aeneas, Z. 626: Act I: Belinda, 2nd Woman and Chorus: Fear no danger to ensue
Dido & Aeneas, Z. 626: Act I: Belinda, Aeneas, Dido: See, your Royal guest appears
Dido & Aeneas, Z. 626: Act I: Chorus: Cupid only throws the dart
Dido & Aeneas, Z. 626: Act I: Aeneas, Belinda: If not for mine, for Empire's sake
Dido & Aeneas, Z. 626: Act I: Guitars' Chaconne
Dido & Aeneas, Z. 626: Act I: Chorus: To the hills and the vales
Dido & Aeneas, Z. 626: Act I: The Triumphing Dance
Dido & Aeneas, Z. 626: Act II: Prelude for the Witches (Sorceress and 1st Witch): Wayward sisters
Dido & Aeneas, Z. 626: Act II: Chorus: Harm's our delight
Dido & Aeneas, Z. 626: Act II: Sorceress: The Queen of Carthage, whom we hate
Dido & Aeneas, Z. 626: Act II: Chorus: Ho Ho Ho, Ho Ho Ho!
Dido & Aeneas, Z. 626: Act II: 1st and 2nd Witches, Sorceress: Ruin'd ere the set of sun?
Dido & Aeneas, Z. 626: Act II: Chorus: Ho Ho Ho, Ho Ho Ho!
Dido & Aeneas, Z. 626: Act II: Sailors' Dance
Dido & Aeneas, Z. 626: Act II: 1st and 2nd Witches: But, ere we this perform
Dido & Aeneas, Z. 626: Act II: Chorus: In our deep vaulted cell
Dido & Aeneas, Z. 626: Act II: Echo Dance of Furies
Dido & Aeneas, Z. 626: Act II: Ritornelle
Dido & Aeneas, Z. 626: Act II: Belinda, Chorus: Thanks to these lonesome vales
Dido & Aeneas, Z. 626: Act II: Guitar Dance, 2nd Woman: Oft she visits this lone mountain
Dido & Aeneas, Z. 626: Act II: Aeneas, Dido: Behold, upon my bended spear
Dido & Aeneas, Z. 626: Act II: Belinda, Chorus: Haste to town
Dido & Aeneas, Z. 626: Act II: Spirit, Aeneas: Stay, Prince! and hear great Jove's command
Dido & Aeneas, Z. 626: Act II: Ritornelle
Dido & Aeneas, Z. 626: Act III: 1st Sailor and Chorus: Come away, fellow sailors
Dido & Aeneas, Z. 626: Act III: The Sailor's Dance
Dido & Aeneas, Z. 626: Act III: Sorceress, 1st and 2nd Witches: See, the flags and streamers curling
Dido & Aeneas, Z. 626: Act III: Sorceress: Our next motion
Dido & Aeneas, Z. 626: Act III: Chorus: Destruction's our delight
Dido & Aeneas, Z. 626: Act III: The Witches' Dance
Dido & Aeneas, Z. 626: Act III: Belinda, Aeneas: Your counsel all is urg'd in vain
Dido & Aeneas, Z. 626: Act III: Chorus: Great minds against themselves conspire
Dido & Aeneas, Z. 626: Act III: Dido: Thy hand, Belinda; darkness shades me
Dido & Aeneas, Z. 626: Act III: Dido: When I am laid in earth
Dido & Aeneas, Z. 626: Act III: Chorus: With drooping wings ye cupids come

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