Purcell: Music for Pleasure and Devotion

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Product Details

  • Release Date: 2/12/2013
  • Label: Warner Classics
  • EAN: 5099973529828
  • Catalog Number: 352982
  • Sales rank: 146,351

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 The Indian Queen, semi-opera, Z. 630: A Suite of Theatre Music: 1. Trumpet Overture - Henry Purcell & Andrew Parrott (2:47)
    Composed byHenry Purcell
    Conducted byAndrew Parrott
    Performed byAndrew Parrott
  2. 2 Abdelazer, or, the Moor's Revenge, incidental music, Z. 570: A Suite of Theatre Music: 2. Rondeau - Henry Purcell & Andrew Parrott (1:34)
    Composed byHenry Purcell
    Conducted byAndrew Parrott
    Performed byAndrew Parrott
  3. 3 The Gordian Knot Unty'd, incidental music, Z. 597: A Suite of Theatre Music: 3. Chaconne - Henry Purcell & Andrew Parrott (1:49)
    Composed byHenry Purcell
    Conducted byAndrew Parrott
    Performed byAndrew Parrott
  4. 4 The Indian Queen, semi-opera, Z. 630: A Suite of Theatre Music: 4. Symphony & Dance - Henry Purcell & Andrew Parrott (1:47)
    Composed byHenry Purcell
    Conducted byAndrew Parrott
    Performed byAndrew Parrott
  5. 5 If music be the food of love, song, Z. 379 (3 settings) - Henry Purcell & Emily van Evera (2:22)
    Composed byHenry Purcell
    Conducted byAndrew Parrott
    Performed byEmily van Evera, Andrew Parrott
  6. 6 Fantasia upon a ground, for 3 violins (or recorders) & continuo in D major /F major, Z. 731 - Henry Purcell & Alison Bury (5:10)
    Composed byHenry Purcell
    Conducted byAndrew Parrott
    Performed byAndrew Parrott
  7. 7 Close thine eyes and sleep secure, sacred song for soprano, bass & continuo, Z. 184 - Henry Purcell & Paul Agnew (3:36)
    Composed byHenry Purcell
    Conducted byAndrew Parrott
    Performed byPaul Agnew, Simon Grant, Andrew Parrott
  8. 8 Ground in Gamut for harpsichord in G major, Z. 645 - Henry Purcell & Andrew Parrott (3:28)
    Composed byHenry Purcell
    Conducted byAndrew Parrott
    Performed byAndrew Parrott
  9. 9 Rejoice in the Lord alway ("Bell Anthem"), anthem for alto, tenor, bass, chorus, strings & organ, Z. 49 - Henry Purcell & Paul Agnew (7:52)
    Composed byHenry Purcell
    Conducted byAndrew Parrott
    Performed byPaul Agnew, Simon Berridge, Simon Grant, Andrew Parrott, Taverner Choir
  10. 10 Voluntary for organ in D minor, Z. 718 - Henry Purcell & Andrew Parrott (3:50)
    Composed byHenry Purcell
    Conducted byAndrew Parrott
    Performed byAndrew Parrott
  11. 11 Funeral Sentences (for the funeral of Queen Mary), Z. 27: 1. Man that is born of woman - Henry Purcell & Andrew Parrott (2:36)
    Composed byHenry Purcell
    Conducted byAndrew Parrott
    Performed byAndrew Parrott, Taverner Choir
  12. 12 Funeral Sentences (for the funeral of Queen Mary), Z. 27: 2. In the midst of life - Henry Purcell & Andrew Parrott (4:08)
    Composed byHenry Purcell
    Conducted byAndrew Parrott
    Performed byAndrew Parrott, Taverner Choir
  13. 13 Funeral Sentences (for the funeral of Queen Mary), Z. 27: 3. Thou knowest, Lord, the secrets of our hearts - Henry Purcell & Andrew Parrott (3:25)
    Composed byHenry Purcell
    Conducted byAndrew Parrott
    Performed byAndrew Parrott, Taverner Choir
  14. 14 Fantasy for 4 viols in D minor, Z. 739 - Henry Purcell & Richard Boothby (3:48)
    Composed byHenry Purcell
    Conducted byAndrew Parrott
    Performed byAndrew Parrott
  15. 15 Of all the instruments that are, catch for 3 voices, Z. 263 - Henry Purcell & Richard Boothby (1:25)
    Composed byHenry Purcell
    Conducted byAndrew Parrott
    Performed byAndrew Parrott, Douglas Wootton, Haden Andrews
  16. 16 The Fairy Queen, semi-opera, Z. 629: Entry of Phoebus - Henry Purcell & Richard Boothby (0:41)
    Composed byHenry Purcell
    Conducted byAndrew Parrott
    Performed byAndrew Parrott, Taverner Choir
  17. 17 The Fairy Queen, semi-opera, Z. 629: Prelude "When a cruel long winter has frozen the e - Henry Purcell & John Mark Ainsley (2:31)
    Composed byHenry Purcell
    Conducted byAndrew Parrott
    Performed byJohn Mark Ainsley, Andrew Parrott, Taverner Choir
  18. 18 The Fairy Queen, semi-opera, Z. 629: Chorus "Hail! Great parent of us all" - Henry Purcell & Richard Boothby (1:44)
    Composed byHenry Purcell
    Conducted byAndrew Parrott
    Performed byAndrew Parrott, Taverner Choir
  19. 19 The Fairy Queen, semi-opera, Z. 629: Spring "Thus the ever grateful spring" - Henry Purcell & Richard Boothby (2:23)
    Composed byHenry Purcell
    Conducted byAndrew Parrott
    Performed byEmily van Evera, Andrew Parrott, Taverner Choir
  20. 20 The Fairy Queen, semi-opera, Z. 629: Summer "Here's the summer" - Henry Purcell & Simon Berridge (1:20)
    Composed byHenry Purcell
    Conducted byAndrew Parrott
    Performed bySimon Berridge, Andrew Parrott, Taverner Choir
  21. 21 The Fairy Queen, semi-opera, Z. 629: Autumn "See my many colour'd fields" - Henry Purcell & Paul Agnew (3:11)
    Composed byHenry Purcell
    Conducted byAndrew Parrott
    Performed byPaul Agnew, Andrew Parrott, Taverner Choir
  22. 22 The Fairy Queen, semi-opera, Z. 629: Winter "Next, winter comes slowly" - Henry Purcell & Richard Boothby (2:34)
    Composed byHenry Purcell
    Conducted byAndrew Parrott
    Performed byAndrew Parrott, Taverner Choir, Jeremy White
  23. 23 The Fairy Queen, semi-opera, Z. 629: Chorus "Hail! Great parent of us all" - Henry Purcell & Richard Boothby (1:50)
    Composed byHenry Purcell
    Conducted byAndrew Parrott
    Performed byAndrew Parrott, Taverner Choir
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