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Title Music for Queen Mary [sound recording] : a celebration of the life and death of Queen Mary (1689-1695).

Imprint New York, NY : Sony Classical, p1995.

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 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    C PURC MQM N43CD    Available
Description 1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Complete music for Queen Mary's funeral newly assembled and edited.
Compact disc.
Program notes in English, French and German and texts with English translations of the Latin (32 p.) inserted in container.
Contents I was glad ; Praise the Lord, O Jerusalem / Purcell -- Whilst he abroad does like the sun ; The sullen years are past / John Blow -- Stript of their green our groves appear ; Ode for Queen Mary's birthday: Symphony ; Chorus: Now does the glorious day appear ; Verse: Not any one such joy could bring ; Tenor solo: This does our fertile island with glory crown ; Chorus: Now does the glorious day appear ; Bass solo: It was a work of full as great a weight ; Countertenor solo: By beauteous softness mixt with majesty ; Verse: Her hero, to whose conduct and whose arms ; Verse: Our dear religion ; Tenor solo: No more shall we the great Eliza boast ; Symphony ; Chorus: Now with one united voice ; O dive custos : elegy on the death of Queen Mary ; Incassum, Lesbia : the queen's epicedium / Purcell -- The queen's farewell. March / Thomas Tollet -- The queen's farewell. March / James Paisible -- March / Purcell -- The burial service: I am the resurrection / Thomas Morley ; Thou knowest, Lord ; Canzona / Purcell ; I heard a voice / Morley.
Performer Emma Kirkby, Evelyn Tubb, sopranos ; Michael Chance, countertenor ; Ian Bostridge, tenor ; Stephen Richardson, Simon Birchall, basses ; Westminster Abbey Choir ; New London Consort ; Martin Neary, organ, harpsichord, director.
Event Recorded in Westminster Abbey May 2-6, July 19, 1994.
Subject Mary II, Queen of England, 1662-1694 -- Songs and music.
Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices)
Anthems.
Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices)
Funeral music.
Songs (High voice) with continuo.
Vocal duets with continuo.
Added Author Neary, Martin. Conductor.
Kirkby, Emma. voc
Tubb, Evelyn. voc
Chance, Michael. voc
Bostridge, Ian. voc
Richardson, Stephen, (Bass. voc
Birchall, Simon. voc
Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695. I was glad when they said unto me.
Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695. Praise the Lord, o Jerusalem.
Blow, John, -1708. Whilst he abroad does like the sun.
Blow, John, -1708. Sullen years are past.
Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695. Stript of their green our groves appear.
Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695. Now does the glorious day appear.
Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695. O dive custos Auriacae domus.
Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695. Incassum, Lesbia, incassum rogas.
Tollett, Thomas, -1696? Queen's farewell.
Paisible, James, 1656?-1721. Queen's farewell.
Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695. March and canzona, trumpets (4), Z. 860, C minor.
Morley, Thomas, 1557-1603? I am the resurrection.
Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695. Thou knowest, Lord, the secrets of our hearts, Z. 58C.
Morley, Thomas, 1557-1603? I heard a voice.
Westminster Abbey. Choir. Performer.
New London Consort. Performer.
Added Title Celebration of the life and death of Queen Mary
Ode for Queen Mary's birthday.
Standard No. 074646624326
Music No. SK 66243 Sony Classical

 
    
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