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John Blow: On Ode on the Death of Mr. Henry Purcell

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  • Release Date: 5/30/2006
  • Label: Video Artists Int'l
  • UPC: 089948125822
  • Catalog Number: 1258
  • Sales rank: 170,197


Disc 1
  1. 1–3 Ode on the Death of Mr. Henry Purcell, for 2 male altos, 2 recorders, viol, & continuo - John Blow & Seymour Barab (18:03)
  2. 2 Whilst I with grief (from "Spanish Friar"), song, Z. 610/1 - Henry Purcell & Charles Bressler (2:21)
  3. 3 What a sad fate is mine, song, Z. 428 (2 versions) - Henry Purcell & Charles Bressler (2:49)
  4. 4 Come ye sons of art away (Birthday ode for Queen Mary), for soloists, chorus & instruments, Z. 323: Strike the Viol - Henry Purcell & Charles Bressler (2:01)
  5. 5 Hark! now the echoing air (from "The Fairy Queen"), soprano aria and chorus, Z. 629/48 - Henry Purcell & Seymour Barab (2:22)
  6. 6 Love, thou canst hear, tho' thou art blind, song, Z. 396 - Henry Purcell & Seymour Barab (5:45)
  7. 7 Ye gentle spirits of the air appear (from "The Fairy Queen"), aria for soprano, Z. 629/21 - Henry Purcell & Seymour Barab (4:58)
  8. 8 Let Us Dance (from "Prophetess"), aria for soprano, Z. 627/app3 - Henry Purcell & Seymour Barab (1:39)
  9. 9 Sylvia, now your scorn give over, song, Z. 420 - Henry Purcell & Seymour Barab (0:29)
  10. 10 Ah! How sweet it is to love (from "Tyrannic Love"), song, Z. 613/2 - Henry Purcell & Seymour Barab (2:28)
  11. 11 I love and I must, song, Z. 382 - Henry Purcell & Seymour Barab (3:08)
  12. 12 Music for a While (from "Oedipus"), song, Z. 583/2 - Henry Purcell & Seymour Barab (3:11)
  13. 13 Fly swift, ye hours, song, Z. 369 - Henry Purcell & Seymour Barab (5:50)
  14. 14 Turn then thine eyes, song, Z. 425 - Henry Purcell & Seymour Barab (0:50)
  15. 15 Sweeter than roses (from "Pausanius"), song, Z. 585/1 - Henry Purcell & Seymour Barab (3:26)
  16. 16 O how happy's he, song, Z. 403 (incomplete; continuo lost) - Henry Purcell & Seymour Barab (1:12)
  17. 17 Lovely Albina's come ashore, song, Z. 394 - Henry Purcell & Seymour Barab (2:18)
  18. 18 Now that the sun hath veiled his light, sacred song for soprano & continuo, Z. 193 - Henry Purcell & Seymour Barab (3:59)
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Russell Oberlin Primary Artist
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