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Purcell: Dido And Aeneas / Harnoncourt, Murray, Yakar, Et Al


Release Date: 02/26/2008 
Label:  Teldec Das Alte Werk Catalog #: 433404   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Henry Purcell
Performer:  Anton ScharingerHeldrun GardowTrudeliese SchmidtElisabeth von Magnus,   ... 
Conductor:  Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Concentus MusicusArnold Schoenberg Choir
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 57 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Dido and Aeneas, Z 626 by Henry Purcell
Performer:  Anton Scharinger (Tenor), Heldrun Gardow (Alto), Trudeliese Schmidt (Alto),
Elisabeth von Magnus (Soprano), Ann Murray (Mezzo Soprano), Ann Murray (Soprano),
Rachel Yakar (Soprano), Josef Köstlinger (Tenor), Paul Esswood (Countertenor),
Trudeliese Schmidt (Mezzo Soprano), Anton Scharinger (Bass)
Conductor:  Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Concentus Musicus,  Arnold Schoenberg Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1689; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 4 Secs. 
Language: English 

Sound Samples

Purcell : Dido and Aeneas : Overture - Act I "Shake the cloud from off your brow" [Belinda, Chorus]
Purcell : Dido and Aeneas : Act I "Ah Belinda, I am press'd with torment" [Dido, Belinda, Chorus, Second Woman]
Purcell : Dido and Aeneas : Act I "See our royal guest appears" [Belinda, Chorus, Aeneas]
Purcell : Dido and Aeneas : Act I The Triumphing Dance
Purcell : Dido and Aeneas : Act 2 Prelude [Sorceress, Chorus, Two Witches]
Purcell : Dido and Aeneas : Act 2 "But ere we this perform" [Two Witches, Chorus]
Purcell : Dido and Aeneas : Act 2 Ritornelle [Belinda, Chorus]
Purcell : Dido and Aeneas : Act 2 "Oft she visits this lone mountain" [Second Woman, Aeneas, Belinda, Chorus]
Purcell : Dido and Aeneas : Act 2 "Stay Prince" [Spirit]
Purcell : Dido and Aeneas : Act 3 Prelude "Come away" [Sailor, Chorus]
Purcell : Dido and Aeneas : Act 3 "See, see the flags" [Sorceress, Chorus]
Purcell : Dido and Aeneas : Act 3 "Your counsel all is urged in vain" [Dido, Chorus]
Purcell : Dido and Aeneas : Act 3 "Thy hand, Belinda...When I am laid" [Dido]
Purcell : Dido and Aeneas : Act 3 "With drooping wings" [Chorus]

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