The Best of Purcell

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  • Release Date: 6/30/2009
  • Label: Naxos
  • UPC: 730099683920
  • Catalog Number: 8556839
  • Sales rank: 389,995


Disc 1
  1. 1 The Indian Queen, semi-opera, Z. 630: Trumpet Overture - Henry Purcell & Kevin Mallon (3:25)
  2. 2 Jubilate Deo (from Morning Service) for soloists, chorus & orchestra in D major, Z. 230/4 - Henry Purcell & Susan Bisatt (8:23)
  3. 3 Dido and Aeneas, opera, Z. 626: Overture - Henry Purcell & Kym Amps (1:57)
  4. 4 Dido and Aeneas, opera, Z. 626: Act 3: Come away, fellow sailors - Henry Purcell & Kym Amps (1:33)
  5. 5 Dido and Aeneas, opera, Z. 626: Act 3: The Sailor's Dance - Henry Purcell & Kym Amps (0:52)
  6. 6 Dido and Aeneas, opera, Z. 626: Act 3: Dido's Lament: When I am laid in earth - Henry Purcell & Kym Amps (4:02)
  7. 7 Fantasy for 4 viols in C minor, Z. 738 - Henry Purcell & Rose Consort of Viols (4:07)
  8. 8 Amphitryon, or, the Two Sosias, incidental music, Z. 572: A Pastoral Dialogue Betwixt Thyrsis and Iris - Henry Purcell & Kevin Mallon (5:17)
  9. 9 The Fairy Queen, semi-opera, Z. 629: Act 4: Symphony - Henry Purcell & Scholars Baroque Ensemble (6:27)
  10. 10 Blow up the trumpet in Sion, anthem, for soloists, chorus & continuo, Z. 10 - Henry Purcell & Laurence Cummings (6:21)
  11. 11 Chacony, for 4 strings in G minor, Z. 730 - Henry Purcell & Kevin Mallon (4:34)
  12. 12 Music for the Funeral of Queen Mary, march and canzona for orchestra, Z. 860: March, Z. 860A - Henry Purcell & Laurence Cummings (1:29)
  13. 13 Thou know'st, Lord (2nd version of 1st setting), anthem for soprano, alto, tenor, bass, chorus & organ, Z. 58b - Henry Purcell & Laurence Cummings (3:21)
  14. 14 Suite for harpsichord No. 2 in G minor (from "A Choice Collection of Lessons"), Z. 661: 3. Corant - Henry Purcell & Terence Charlston (1:45)
  15. 15 Now that the sun hath veiled his light, sacred song for soprano & continuo ("An Evening Hymn"), Z. 193 - Henry Purcell & Christopher Whitton (3:50)
  16. 16 The Indian Queen, semi-opera, Z. 630: Trumpet Tune - Henry Purcell & Gyorgy Geiger (1:21)
  17. 17 Hail, bright Cecilia (Ode for St. Cecilia's Day), for soloists, chorus & instruments, Z. 328 - Henry Purcell & Susan Bisatt (17:18)
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