Purcell Miscellany / Bott, Bennett, Purcell Quartet

Release Date: 2/28/1995
Label: Chandos
Catalog Number: CHAN 0571
Composer: Henry Purcell
Orchestra/Ensemble: Purcell Quartet
Number of Discs: 1

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Notes and Editorial Reviews
Recorded in: St Bartholemew's Church, Orford, Suffolk 8-10 June 1994 Producer(s) Martin Compton Sound Engineer(s) Richard Lee Andrew Lang (Assistant)
Works on This Recording
1. Overture for Strings in G minor, Z 772 by Henry Purcell
Orchestra/Ensemble: Purcell Quartet
Period: Baroque
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
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
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)
Orchestra/Ensemble: Purcell Quartet
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)
Orchestra/Ensemble: Purcell Quartet
Period: Baroque
12. Sefauchi's Farewell for Harpsichord in D minor, Z 656 by Henry Purcell
Performer: Robert Woolley (Harpsichord)
Orchestra/Ensemble: Purcell Quartet
Period: Baroque
Written: 1687 ; London, England
13. Suite for Harpsichord no 6 in D major, Z 667 by Henry Purcell
Performer: Robert Woolley (Harpsichord)
Orchestra/Ensemble: Purcell Quartet
Period: Baroque
14. Overture for Strings in D minor, Z 771 by Henry Purcell
Orchestra/Ensemble: Purcell Quartet
Period: Baroque
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
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 by Henry Purcell
Orchestra/Ensemble: Purcell Quartet
Period: Baroque
Written: circa 1682 ; England
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