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Purcell: Dioclesian, Timon Of Athens / Richard Hickox


Release Date: 11/14/1995 
Label:  Chandos   Catalog #: 569   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Henry Purcell
Performer:  Michael GeorgeJohn Mark AinsleyMark PadmoreJames Bowman,   ... 
Conductor:  Richard Hickox
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Collegium Musicum 90Collegium Musicum 90 Choir
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 52 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Recorded in: St Jude on the Hill, Hampstead, London 2-4 September 1993 & 26-28 September 1994 Producer(s) Nicholas Anderson Sound Engineer(s) Richard Lee Jonathan Cooper (Assistant) Recorded in: St Jude on the Hill, Hampstead, London 2-4 September 1993 & 26-28 September 1994 Producer(s) Nicholas Anderson Sound Engineer(s) Richard Lee Jonathan Cooper (Assistant) Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
The Prophetess, Z 627 "The History of Dioclesian" by Henry Purcell
Performer:  Michael George (Bass), John Mark Ainsley (Tenor), Mark Padmore (Tenor),
James Bowman (Countertenor), Catherine Pierard (Soprano)
Conductor:  Richard Hickox
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Collegium Musicum 90,  Collegium Musicum 90 Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1690; England 
Language: English 
2.
Prophetess, Z 627: Masque by Henry Purcell
Performer:  John Mark Ainsley (Tenor), James Bowman (Countertenor), Catherine Pierard (Soprano),
Michael George (Bass)
Conductor:  Richard Hickox
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Collegium Musicum 90,  Collegium Musicum 90 Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1690; England 
3.
Timon of Athens, Z 632: Masque by Henry Purcell
Performer:  Catherine Pierard (Soprano), Michael George (Bass), James Bowman (Countertenor),
John Mark Ainsley (Tenor)
Conductor:  Richard Hickox
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Collegium Musicum 90,  Collegium Musicum 90 Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1694; England 

Sound Samples

The Prophetess, Z. 627, "The History of Dioclesian": First Musick
The Prophetess, Z. 627, "The History of Dioclesian": Second Musick
The Prophetess, Z. 627, "The History of Dioclesian": Overture
The Prophetess, Z. 627, "The History of Dioclesian": Act I: First Act Tune (Hornpipe)
The Prophetess, Z. 627, "The History of Dioclesian": Act II: Song: Great Diocles the Boar has kill'd (Bass) - Sing Io's! (Chorus)
The Prophetess, Z. 627, "The History of Dioclesian": Act II: Song: Charon the peaceful Shade invites (Soprano)
The Prophetess, Z. 627, "The History of Dioclesian": Act II: Symphony for Trumpets and Violins
The Prophetess, Z. 627, "The History of Dioclesian": Act II: Duet (Soprano, Bass) - Let all mankind the pleasure share (Chorus)
The Prophetess, Z. 627, "The History of Dioclesian": Act II: Martial Song: Let the soldiers rejoice (Tenor) - Trio: Rejoice with a general voice (Tenor, Tenor, Bass) - Retornello - Trio: To Mars let 'em raise (Tenor, Tenor, Bass) - Rejoice with a general voice (Tenor, Tenor, Bass) - Retornello
The Prophetess, Z. 627, "The History of Dioclesian": Act II: A Symphony of Flutes - Song: Since the toils and the hazards (Alto) - Quartet: Let the priests ... (Soprano, Alto, Tenor, Bass) - All sing ... (Chorus)
The Prophetess, Z. 627, "The History of Dioclesian": Act II: Dance of Furies
The Prophetess, Z. 627, "The History of Dioclesian": Act II: Second Act Tune
The Prophetess, Z. 627, "The History of Dioclesian": Act III: Chaconne: Two in one upon a Ground (Flutes)
The Prophetess, Z. 627, "The History of Dioclesian": Act III: The Chair Dance
The Prophetess, Z. 627, "The History of Dioclesian": Act III: Prelude for Hautboys - Song: What shall I do? (Tenor)
The Prophetess, Z. 627, "The History of Dioclesian": Act III: Third Act Tune
The Prophetess, Z. 627, "The History of Dioclesian": Act IV: Butterfly Dance
The Prophetess, Z. 627, "The History of Dioclesian": Act IV: Tune for Trumpets
The Prophetess, Z. 627, "The History of Dioclesian": Act IV: Song: Sound, Fame, thy brazen trumpet sound (Tenor)
The Prophetess, Z. 627, "The History of Dioclesian": Act IV: Let all rehearse (Chorus)
The Prophetess, Z. 627, "The History of Dioclesian": Act IV: Fourth Act Tune
The Prophetess, Z. 627, "The History of Dioclesian": Act V: Masque: Country Dance
The Prophetess, Z. 627, "The History of Dioclesian": Act V: Masque: Call the nymphs (Cupid, Chorus)
The Prophetess, Z. 627, "The History of Dioclesian": Act V: Masque: Duet: Come, come away (Bacchanalian, Silvan)
The Prophetess, Z. 627, "The History of Dioclesian": Act V: Masque: Behold, O mighty'st of Gods (Chorus)
The Prophetess, Z. 627, "The History of Dioclesian": Act V: Masque: Paspe: The first entry of heroes on the stage
The Prophetess, Z. 627, "The History of Dioclesian": Act V: Masque: Duet: Oh, the sweet delights of love! (Wood-Gods)
The Prophetess, Z. 627, "The History of Dioclesian": Act V: Masque: Let monarchs fight (Fawn, Chorus)
The Prophetess, Z. 627, "The History of Dioclesian": Act V: Masque: Make room (Bacchanals, Bacchus)
The Prophetess, Z. 627, "The History of Dioclesian": Act V: Masque: Dance of Bacchanals
The Prophetess, Z. 627, "The History of Dioclesian": Act V: Masque: Still I'm wishing (Follower of Cupid)
The Prophetess, Z. 627, "The History of Dioclesian": Act V: Masque: Tell me why (Shepherd, Shepherdesses)
The Prophetess, Z. 627, "The History of Dioclesian": Act V: Masque: Dance
The Prophetess, Z. 627, "The History of Dioclesian": Act V: Masque: All our days (Pleasure, Chorus)
The Prophetess, Z. 627, "The History of Dioclesian": Act V: Masque: Let us dance (Pleasure, Chorus)
The Prophetess, Z. 627, "The History of Dioclesian": Act V: Masque: Dance
The Prophetess, Z. 627, "The History of Dioclesian": Act V: Masque: Trio and Chorus: Triumph, triumph, victorous Love
The Prophetess, Z. 627, "The History of Dioclesian": Appendices: Song: Since from my dear Astrea's sight (Soprano)
The Prophetess, Z. 627, "The History of Dioclesian": Appendices: Song: When first saw (Tenor)
The History of Timon of Athens, The Man-Hater, Z. 632: Duet: Hark how the songsters
The History of Timon of Athens, The Man-Hater, Z. 632: Love in their little veins (Cupid)
The History of Timon of Athens, The Man-Hater, Z. 632: Trio: But ah! How much are our delights
The History of Timon of Athens, The Man-Hater, Z. 632: Solo: Hence with your trifling deity (Bass)
The History of Timon of Athens, The Man-Hater, Z. 632: Trio: But over us no griefs prevail
The History of Timon of Athens, The Man-Hater, Z. 632: Come, come all to me (Cupid)
The History of Timon of Athens, The Man-Hater, Z. 632: Chorus: Who can resist such mighty charms
The History of Timon of Athens, The Man-Hater, Z. 632: Return, revolting rebels (Bacchus)
The History of Timon of Athens, The Man-Hater, Z. 632: The cares of lovers (Cupid)
The History of Timon of Athens, The Man-Hater, Z. 632: Solo: Love quickly is pall'd (Alto)
The History of Timon of Athens, The Man-Hater, Z. 632: Duet: Come, let us agree (Cupid, Bacchus)
The History of Timon of Athens, The Man-Hater, Z. 632: Chorus: Come, let us agree
The History of Timon of Athens, The Man-Hater, Z. 632: Curtain Tune on a Ground

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