Purcell: Dido and Aeneas

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Product Details

  • Release Date: 10/24/2000
  • Label: Emi Classics Imports
  • UPC: 724356566422
  • Catalog Number: 65664


Disc 1
  1. 1–38 Dido and Aeneas, opera, Z. 626 - Henry Purcell & Ambrosian Singers (58:16)
    Composed byHenry Purcell
    Conducted byJohn Barbirolli
    Performed byAmbrosian Singers, John Barbirolli, English Chamber Orchestra, Peter Glossop, Heather Harper, Patricia Johnson, Victoria de Los Angeles, John McCarthy, Sibyl Michelow, Elizabeth Robson, Robert Tear, Clare Walmesley
    1. 1Overture
    2. 2Act 1. Scene 1. Shake the cloud from off your brow
    3. 3Act 1. Scene 1. Banish sorrow, banish care
    4. 4Act 1. Scene 1. Ah! Belinda, I am prest with torment
    5. 5Act 1. Scene 1. Grief increases by concealing
    6. 6Act 1. Scene 1. When monarchs unite
    7. 7Act 1. Scene 1. Whence could so much virtue spring?
    8. 8Act 1. Scene 1. Fear no danger to ensue
    9. 9Act 1. Scene 1. See, your Royal guest appears
    10. 10Act 1. Scene 1. Cupid only throws the dart
    11. 11Act 1. Scene 1. If not for mine, for Empire's sake
    12. 12Act 1. Scene 1. Pursue thy conquest, love
    13. 13Act 1. Scene 1. To the hills and the vales
    14. 14Act 1. Scene 1. The Triumphing Dance
    15. 15Act 1. Scene 2. Wayward sisters
    16. 16Act 1. Scene 2. Harm's our delight and mischief all our skill
    17. 17Act 1. Scene 2. The Queen of Carthage, whom we hate
    18. 18Act 1. Scene 2. Ruin'd ere the set of sun?
    19. 19Act 1. Scene 2. But, ere we this perform
    20. 20Act 1. Scene 2. In our deep vaulted cell
    21. 21Act 1. Scene 2. Echo Dance of Furies
    22. 22Act 2. Ritornelle
    23. 23Act 2. Thanks to these lonesome vales
    24. 24Act 2. Oft she visits this lov'd mountain
    25. 25Act 2. Behold, upon my bending spear
    26. 26Act 2. Haste, haste to town
    27. 27Act 2. Stay, Prince! and hear great Jove's command
    28. 28Act 3. Come away, fellow sailors
    29. 29Act 3. Sailors' Dance
    30. 30Act 3. See the flags and streamers curling
    31. 31Act 3. Our next motion must be to storm her lover
    32. 32Act 3. Destruction's our delight
    33. 33Act 3. Witches' Dance
    34. 34Act 3. Your counsel all is urg'd in vain
    35. 35Act 3. Great minds against themselves conspire
    36. 36Act 3. Thy hand, Belinda
    37. 37Act 3. When I am laid in earth
    38. 38Act 3. With drooping wings
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John Barbirolli Primary Artist
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