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Purcell Miscellany / Bott, Bennett, Purcell Quartet


Release Date: 02/28/1995 
Label:  Chandos   Catalog #: 571   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Henry Purcell
Performer:  Catherine BottMark BennettRobert Woolley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Purcell Quartet
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 12 Mins. 

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Recorded in: St Bartholemew's Church, Orford, Suffolk 8-10 June 1994 Producer(s) Martin Compton Sound Engineer(s) Richard Lee Andrew Lang (Assistant) Recorded in: St Bartholemew's Church, Orford, Suffolk 8-10 June 1994 Producer(s) Martin Compton Sound Engineer(s) Richard Lee Andrew Lang (Assistant) Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Overture for Strings in G minor, Z 772 by Henry Purcell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Purcell Quartet
Period: Baroque 
Written: England 
2. Timon of Athens, Z 632: Curtain tune by Henry Purcell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Purcell Quartet
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1694; England 
3. Fairy Queen, Z 629: Hark! hark! how all things by Henry Purcell
Performer:  Catherine Bott (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Purcell Quartet
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1692; England 
Language: English 
4. Sonata for Trumpet and Strings in D major, Z 850 by Henry Purcell
Performer:  Mark Bennett (Trumpet)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Purcell Quartet
Period: Baroque 
Written: ?1694; England 
5. Staircase: Overture by Henry Purcell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Purcell Quartet
Period: Baroque 
Written: England 
6. If music be the food of love, Z 379 by Henry Purcell
Performer:  Catherine Bott (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Purcell Quartet
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1692-1695; England 
7. Lord, what is man?, Z 192 by Henry Purcell
Performer:  Catherine Bott (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Purcell Quartet
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1693; England 
8. Fairy Queen, Z 629: If love's a sweet passion by Henry Purcell
Performer:  Catherine Bott (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Purcell Quartet
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1692; England 
9. Fairy Queen, Z 629: See, even night herself is here by Henry Purcell
Performer:  Catherine Bott (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Purcell Quartet
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1692; England 
10. A New Scotch Tune for Harpsichord in G major, Z 655 by Henry Purcell
Performer:  Robert Woolley (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1687; England 
11. A New Irish Tune for Harpsichord in G major, Z 646 "Lilliburleo" by Henry Purcell
Performer:  Robert Woolley (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: England 
12. Sefauchi's Farewell for Harpsichord in D minor, Z 656 by Henry Purcell
Performer:  Robert Woolley (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1687; London, England 
13. Suite for Harpsichord no 6 in D major, Z 667 by Henry Purcell
Performer:  Robert Woolley (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: England 
14. Overture for Strings in D minor, Z 771 by Henry Purcell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Purcell Quartet
Period: Baroque 
Written: England 
15. Abdelazer, Z 570 "Moor's Revenge": Suite by Henry Purcell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Purcell Quartet
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1695; England 
16. Trumpet Tune for Harpsichord in C major, Z T678 "Cibell" by Henry Purcell
Performer:  Mark Bennett (Trumpet)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Purcell Quartet
Period: Baroque 
Written: England 
17. Fairy Queen, Z 629: Thus ever grateful Spring by Henry Purcell
Performer:  Catherine Bott (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Purcell Quartet
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1692; England 
18. Swifter, Isis, swifter flow, Z 336: Overture by Henry Purcell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Purcell Quartet
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1681; England 
19. Prophetess, Z 627: Suite by Henry Purcell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Purcell Quartet
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1690; England 
20. Suite for Strings in G major, Z 770: no 1, Overture by Henry Purcell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Purcell Quartet
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1681; England 

Sound Samples

The History of Timon of Athens, The Man-Hater, Z. 632: Timon of Athens, Z. 632: Curtain Tune on a Ground
Overture in G minor, Z. 772
The Fairy Queen, Z. 629: Act V: Hark how all things in one sound agree
Trumpet Tune in C major, Z. 678, "Cibell"
The Second Part of Musick's Hand-maid: A New Scotch Tune, Z. 655
The Second Part of Musick's Hand-maid: Sefauchi's Farewell, Z. 656
The Second Part of Musick's Hand-maid: A New Irish Tune, Z. 646
If music be the food of love, Z. 379
Suite in G major, Z. 770: Overture
Suite in G major, Z. 770: Air
Suite in G major, Z. 770: Borry
Suite in G major, Z. 770: Minuet
Suite in G major, Z. 770: Rigadoon
Suite in G major, Z. 770: Jigg
The Fairy Queen, Z. 629: Act III: If love's a sweet passion
A Choice Collection of Lessons: Suite No. 6 in D major, Z. 667: I. Prelude
A Choice Collection of Lessons: Suite No. 6 in D major, Z. 667: II. Almand
A Choice Collection of Lessons: Suite No. 6 in D major, Z. 667: III. Hornpipe
The Fairy Queen, Z. 629: Act I: See even Night herself is here
Abdelazar, Z. 570, "The Moor's Revenge": Overture
Abdelazar, Z. 570, "The Moor's Revenge": Rondeau
Abdelazar, Z. 570, "The Moor's Revenge": Air
Abdelazar, Z. 570, "The Moor's Revenge": Air
Abdelazar, Z. 570, "The Moor's Revenge": Minuet
Abdelazar, Z. 570, "The Moor's Revenge": Air
Abdelazar, Z. 570, "The Moor's Revenge": Jig
Abdelazar, Z. 570, "The Moor's Revenge": Hornpipe
Abdelazar, Z. 570, "The Moor's Revenge": Air
Overture in G major , Z770: Overture in G major (rev. of overture from Swifter, Isis, swifter flow, Z. 336)
The Fairy Queen, Z. 629: Act VI: Thus the ever grateful spring
The Prophetess, Z. 627, "The History of Dioclesian": Dance of the Bacchanals
The Prophetess, Z. 627, "The History of Dioclesian": Dance
The Prophetess, Z. 627, "The History of Dioclesian": Dance
Lord, what is man, Z. 192, "A Divine Hymn": Lord, what is man - A Divine Hymn, Z. 192
The Staircase Overture
Overture in D minor, Z. 771
Trumpet Sonata in D major, Z. 850: I. Pomposo
Trumpet Sonata in D major, Z. 850: II. Adagio
Trumpet Sonata in D major, Z. 850: III. Presto

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