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Purcell: Dido And Aeneas / Hickox, Ewing, Daymond

Purcell / Ewing / Hickox
Release Date: 06/24/2008 
Label:  Kultur Video   Catalog #: 4242  
Composer:  Henry Purcell
Performer:  Maria EwingSally BurgessKarl DaymondPatricia Rozario,   ... 
Conductor:  Richard Hickox
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Collegium Musicum 90
Number of Discs: 1 
Length: 1 Hours 0 Mins. 

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Maria Ewing, as Dido, heads an outstanding cast of young British singers in a film of Henry Purcell's much-loved tragic opera.

With spectacular sets this intense tale of heroism, passion, betrayal and ultimate tragedy is played out against a backdrop of fiery rituals, evil spells and pageantry.

Directors: Peter Maniura
Format: Color, Dolby, LPCM, NTSC
Language: English
Subtitles: English, French, German
Aspect Ratio: 1.33:1
Maria Ewing, as Dido, heads an outstanding cast of young British singers in a film of Henry Purcell's much-loved tragic opera.

With spectacular sets this intense tale of heroism, passion, betrayal and ultimate tragedy is played out against a backdrop of fiery rituals, evil spells and pageantry.

Directors: Peter Maniura
Format: Color, Dolby, LPCM, NTSC
Language: English
Subtitles: English, French, German
Aspect Ratio: 1.33:1
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Works on This Recording

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Dido and Aeneas, Z 626 by Henry Purcell
Performer:  Maria Ewing (Soprano), Sally Burgess (Mezzo Soprano), Karl Daymond (Baritone),
Patricia Rozario (Soprano), Mary Plazas (Soprano), James Bowman (Countertenor),
Rebecca Evans (Soprano), François Testory (Voice)
Conductor:  Richard Hickox
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Collegium Musicum 90
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1689; England 

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