Essential Purcell

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  • Release Date: 4/10/1995
  • Label: Hyperion Uk
  • UPC: 034571100159
  • Catalog Number: 2
  • Sales rank: 344,918


Disc 1
  1. 1 Welcome, glorious morn (Birthday Ode for Queen Mary), for soloists, chorus & instruments, Z. 338: Symphony and opening chorus - Henry Purcell & Robert King (4:05)
  2. 2 Fly bold rebellion (Welcome Ode for Charles II), for soloists, double chorus, strings & continuo, Z. 324: Be welcome then, great Sir - Henry Purcell & Robert King (3:38)
  3. 3 O! fair Cedaria, hide those eyes, song, Z. 402 - Henry Purcell & Robert King (5:11)
  4. 4 Work(s): [Unspecified] Hear my prayer, O Lord - Henry Purcell & Robert King (2:21)
  5. 5 Dido and Aeneas, opera, Z. 626: When I am laid in earth ('Dido's Lament') - Henry Purcell & Robert King (4:10)
  6. 6 Let mine eyes run down with tears, anthem for soloists, chorus & organ, Z. 24: Part 1 - Henry Purcell & Robert King (5:42)
  7. 7 Work(s): The sparrow and the gentle dove - Henry Purcell & Robert King (4:47)
  8. 8 If music be the food of love, song, Z. 379 (3 settings): first setting - Henry Purcell & Robert King (1:58)
  9. 9 Rejoice in the Lord alway ("Bell Anthem"), anthem for alto, tenor, bass, chorus, strings & organ, Z. 49 - Henry Purcell & Robert King (8:18)
  10. 10 Hosanna to the highest, sacred song for bass, chorus & continuo, Z. 187 - Henry Purcell & Robert King (5:27)
  11. 11 Work(s): [Unspecified] Thou knowest, Lord, the secrets of o - Henry Purcell & Robert King (2:19)
  12. 12 King Arthur, or, The British Worthy, semi-opera, Z. 628: Fairest Isle, all isles excelling - Henry Purcell & Robert King (4:02)
  13. 13 Raise, raise the voice (An Ode for St. Cecilia's day), for soprano, bass, chorus, 2 violins & continuo, Z. 334: Mark, how readily each pliant string - Henry Purcell & Robert King (3:36)
  14. 14 Come ye sons of art away (Birthday ode for Queen Mary), for soloists, chorus & instruments, Z. 323: Sound the trumpet - Henry Purcell & Robert King (2:34)
  15. 15 She loves and she confesses too, song, Z. 413 - Henry Purcell & Robert King (2:24)
  16. 16 Work(s): O how blest is the Isle - Henry Purcell & Robert King (5:10)
  17. 17 Remember not, Lord, our offences, anthem for chorus & organ, Z. 50 - Henry Purcell & Robert King (3:29)
  18. 18 Work(s): An Evening Hymn - Henry Purcell & Robert King (4:20)
  19. 19 Work(s): Te Deum and Jubilate, 1694: Vouchsafe, O Lord, to - Henry Purcell & Robert King (3:33)
  20. 20 Hail, bright Cecilia (Ode for St. Cecilia's Day), for soloists, chorus & instruments, Z. 328: With rapture of delight... Hail bright Cecilia - Henry Purcell & Robert King (2:10)
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