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Purcell 300th Celebration - The Glory Of Purcell


Release Date: 05/16/1995 
Label:  L'oiseau Lyre   Catalog #: 444620   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Henry Purcell
Performer:  Alfred DellerJohn WhitworthEmma KirkbyAnthony Rooley,   ... 
Conductor:  Christopher HogwoodAnthony LewisDavid Hill
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of Ancient MusicSt. Anthony SingersL'Oiseau-Lyre Orchestral Ensemble,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 15 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Double Dealer, Z 592: Overture by Henry Purcell
Conductor:  Christopher Hogwood
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of Ancient Music
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1693; England 
Date of Recording: 1975 
Length: 3 Minutes 40 Secs. 
2. Double Dealer, Z 592: Hornpipe by Henry Purcell
Conductor:  Christopher Hogwood
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of Ancient Music
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1693; England 
Date of Recording: 1975 
3. Come, ye sons of art, away, Z 323: Come Ye Sons of Art by Henry Purcell
Performer:  Alfred Deller (Countertenor), John Whitworth (Countertenor)
Conductor:  Anthony Lewis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Anthony Singers,  L'Oiseau-Lyre Orchestral Ensemble
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1694; England 
Date of Recording: 1953 
Length: 4 Minutes 53 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection is a monaural recording. 
4. Old Bachelor, Z 607: Rondeau by Henry Purcell
Conductor:  Christopher Hogwood
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of Ancient Music
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1693; England 
Date of Recording: 1975 
Length: 4 Minutes 8 Secs. 
Notes: The excerpts are rondeau, menuet boree, march and jig. 
5. Old Bachelor, Z 607: Minuet by Henry Purcell
Conductor:  Christopher Hogwood
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of Ancient Music
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1693; England 
Date of Recording: 1975 
6. Old Bachelor, Z 607: Bouree by Henry Purcell
Conductor:  Christopher Hogwood
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of Ancient Music
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1693; England 
Date of Recording: 1975 
7. Old Bachelor, Z 607: March by Henry Purcell
Conductor:  Christopher Hogwood
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of Ancient Music
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1693; England 
Date of Recording: 1975 
8. Old Bachelor, Z 607: Jig by Henry Purcell
Conductor:  Christopher Hogwood
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of Ancient Music
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1693; England 
Date of Recording: 1975 
9. Birthday Song for Queen Mary by Henry Purcell
Performer:  Emma Kirkby (Soprano), Anthony Rooley (Lute), Richard Campbell (Bass Viola da gamba),
Christopher Hogwood (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 1982 
Length: 2 Minutes 24 Secs. 
Language: English 
10. Oedipus, Z 583: Music for a while by Henry Purcell
Performer:  James Bowman (Countertenor)
Conductor:  Christopher Hogwood
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of Ancient Music
Period: Baroque 
Written: ?1692; England 
Date of Recording: 1978 
Length: 3 Minutes 42 Secs. 
Language: English 
11. Amphitryon, Z 572 "Two Sosias": Hornpipe no 1 by Henry Purcell
Conductor:  Christopher Hogwood
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of Ancient Music
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1690; England 
Date of Recording: 1975 
Length: 2 Minutes 15 Secs. 
12. Amphitryon, Z 572 "Two Sosias": Scotch tune by Henry Purcell
Conductor:  Christopher Hogwood
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of Ancient Music
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1690; England 
Date of Recording: 1975 
13. King Arthur, or The British Worthy, Z 628: Fairest Isle by Henry Purcell
Performer:  Paula Chateauneuf (Theorbo), Catherine Bott (Soprano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1691; England 
Date of Recording: 1994 
Length: 1 Minutes 53 Secs. 
Language: English 
14. Bonduca, Z 574: Divine Andate, president of war by Henry Purcell
Performer:  James Bowman (Alto), Martyn Hill (Tenor), Christopher Keyte (Bass)
Conductor:  Christopher Hogwood
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of Ancient Music,  Taverner Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1695; England 
Date of Recording: 1975 
Length: 5 Minutes 48 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: The excerpts are "Divine Andate... To arms, your ensigns straight display" and "Britons strike home!" 
15. Bonduca, Z 574: To arms, your ensigns straight display by Henry Purcell
Performer:  Christopher Keyte (Bass), Martyn Hill (Tenor), James Bowman (Alto)
Conductor:  Christopher Hogwood
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of Ancient Music,  Taverner Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1695; England 
Date of Recording: 1975 
Language: English 
16. Bonduca, Z 574: Britons strike home! by Henry Purcell
Performer:  Christopher Keyte (Bass), Martyn Hill (Tenor), James Bowman (Alto)
Conductor:  Christopher Hogwood
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of Ancient Music,  Taverner Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1695; England 
Date of Recording: 1975 
Language: English 
17. Fairy Queen, Z 629: Oh, oh, let me weep "The Plaint" by Henry Purcell
Performer:  Catherine Mackintosh (Violin), Richard Campbell (Bass Viola da gamba), Christopher Hogwood (Harpsichord),
Emma Kirkby (Soprano), Anthony Rooley (Lute)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1692; England 
Date of Recording: 1982 
Length: 6 Minutes 32 Secs. 
Language: English 
18. Sonatas (10) in 4 parts: no 9 in F major, Z 810 "Golden Sonata" by Henry Purcell
Performer:  Christopher Hogwood (Harpsichord), Monica Huggett (Violin), Christophe Coin (Bass Viola da gamba),
Catherine Mackintosh (Violin)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1680; England 
Date of Recording: 1979 
Length: 6 Minutes 23 Secs. 
19. Dido and Aeneas, Z 626: Thy hand, Belinda...When I am laid in earth by Henry Purcell
Performer:  Catherine Bott (Soprano)
Conductor:  Christopher Hogwood
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of Ancient Music
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1689; England 
Date of Recording: 1992 
Length: 8 Minutes 22 Secs. 
Language: English 
20. Abdelazer, Z 570 "Moor's Revenge": Overture by Henry Purcell
Conductor:  Christopher Hogwood
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of Ancient Music
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1695; England 
Date of Recording: 1974 
Length: 4 Minutes 56 Secs. 
21. From silent shades, Z 370 "Bess of Bedlam" by Henry Purcell
Performer:  Richard Campbell (Bass Viola da gamba), Christopher Hogwood (Harpsichord), Emma Kirkby (Soprano),
Anthony Rooley (Lute)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1683; England 
Date of Recording: 1982 
Length: 3 Minutes 42 Secs. 
Language: English 
22. Married Beau, Z 603 "Curious Impertinent": Trumpet Air by Henry Purcell
Conductor:  Christopher Hogwood
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of Ancient Music
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1694; England 
Date of Recording: 1974 
Length: 4 Minutes 44 Secs. 
23. Hear my prayer, O Lord, Z 15 by Henry Purcell
Conductor:  David Hill
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Winchester Cathedral Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1680-1682; England 
Date of Recording: 1992 
Length: 2 Minutes 40 Secs. 
Language: English 
24. Rejoice in the Lord Alway, Z 49 "Bell Anthem" by Henry Purcell
Performer:  Christopher Robson (Countertenor), Stephen Roberts (Baritone), William Kendall (Tenor)
Conductor:  David Hill
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Winchester Cathedral Choir,  Brandenburg Consort
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1682-1685; England 
Date of Recording: 1992 
Length: 7 Minutes 38 Secs. 
Language: English 
25. Dido and Aeneas, Z 626: With drooping wings ye Cupids come by Henry Purcell
Performer:  Catherine Bott (Soprano)
Conductor:  Christopher Hogwood
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of Ancient Music
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1689; England 
Date of Recording: 1992 
Language: English 
26. Abdelazer, Z 570 "Moor's Revenge": Rondeau by Henry Purcell
Conductor:  Christopher Hogwood
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of Ancient Music
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1695; England 
Date of Recording: 1974 
27. Married Beau, Z 603 "Curious Impertinent": March by Henry Purcell
Conductor:  Christopher Hogwood
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of Ancient Music
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1694; England 
Date of Recording: 1974 
28. Married Beau, Z 603 "Curious Impertinent": Hornpipe by Henry Purcell
Conductor:  Christopher Hogwood
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of Ancient Music
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1694; England 
Date of Recording: 1974 

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