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Author Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695.

Title Complete ayres for the theatre [sound recording] / Purcell.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    D PURC CAT G01CD    DUE 07-29-20
Description London : Hyperion, p1995.
3 sound discs : digital, stereo. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Hyperion: CDA67001--CDA67003.
Complete recording of A collection of ayres, compos'd for the theatre, and upon other occasions (1697), with an appendix of pieces not included in that publication; principally suites, for orchestra or 2 violins, viola, and continuo; in part for 1-2 trumpets with instrumental ensemble or string orchestra.
Compact disc.
Program notes by Peter Holman, in English with French and German translations (19 p. : ports.) inserted in container.
Contents Music in The prophetess (13:05) -- Music in King Arthur (20:06) -- Music in The fairy queen (27:57) -- Music in The Indian queen (13:19) -- Music in The married beau (12:08) -- Music in The old batchelor (10:14) -- Music in Amphitryon (9:33) -- Music in The double dealer (11:59) -- Music in Distressed innocence (9:47) -- Music in The gordion [i.e. gordian] knot untied (11:53) -- Music in Abdelazer (12:04) -- Music in Bonduca (13:18) -- Music in The virtuous wife (11:46) -- Sonata : While the sun rises : in The fairy queen (8:10) -- Overture in G minor (3:09) -- Overture to Sir Anthony in love (3:45) -- Music in Timon of Athens, the man-hater (9:10) -- Symphony in The Indian queen (5:08).
Performer Parley of Instruments ; Parley of Instruments Baroque Orchestra ; Roy Goodman, conductor.
Event Recorded Sept. 17-19 and Oct. 3-8, 1994.
Subject Suites (Orchestra)
Suites (Violins (2), viola, continuo)
Suites (Trumpet, violins (2), viola, continuo)
Trumpets (2) with string orchestra.
Overtures (Violins (2), viola, continuo)
Trumpet with string orchestra.
Incidental music -- Excerpts.
Operas -- Excerpts.
Masques with music -- Excerpts.
Added Author Goodman, Roy. Conductor.
Parley of Instruments. Performer.
Parley of Instruments. Baroque Orchestra. Performer.
Added Title Works. Selections
Standard No. 3457117001
Music No. CDA67001 Hyperion
CDA67002 Hyperion
CDA67003 Hyperion

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