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Author Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695.

Title Purcell [sound recording].

Imprint [Québec] : Atma classique, p2006.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    B PURC PUR G98CD    Available
Description 1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Atma baroque
Atma baroque.
Note Compact disc.
Airs and instrumental pieces, chiefly from the semi-operas The fairy queen and King Arthur.
Program notes, biographical notes on the performers, and texts of the songs, all in French and English (26 p.) inserted in container.
Contents Now the night is chac'd away (The fairy queen) (2:08) -- If love's a sweet passion (The fairy queen) (3:41) -- Fairest isle (King Arthur) (4:53) -- Strike the viol (Come ye sons of art away : Z. 323) (3:48) -- Air (instrumental) (King Arthur) (1:54) -- See, even Night her self is here (The fairy queen) (4:14) -- Symphony while the swans come forward : overture (The fairy queen) (2:08) -- When I am laid in earth (Dido and Aeneas) (4:39) -- An evening hymn : Z. 193 (Harmonia sacra) (4:37) -- Music for a while (Œdipus : Z. 583) (3:10) -- Chaconne (King Arthur) (3:43) -- Hither this way (King Arthur) (2:10) -- Shepherd, shepherd (King Arthur) (2:10) -- Third act hornpipe (King Arthur) (:45) -- Prelude (The fairy queen) (1:06) -- One charming night (The fairy queen) (2:25) -- First music (The fairy queen) (1:41) -- How blest are shepherds (King Arthur) (3:00) -- From rosy bowers (Don Quixote : Z. 578) (6:52) -- Trumpet tune (King Arthur) (1:40) -- Hark! the echoing air (The fairy queen) (2:41).
Performer Karina Gauvin, soprano ; Les Boréades ; Francis Colpron, flute/recorder and conductor.
Event Recorded July 20-22, 2006 at Église Saint-Augustin de Mirabel, Québec.
Subject Operas -- Excerpts.
Incidental music -- Excerpts.
Added Author Gauvin, Karina. Performer.
Colpron, Francis. Performer. Conductor.
Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695. Fairy queen. Selections.
Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695. King Arthur. Selections.
Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695. Come ye sons of art away. Strike the viol, touch the lute.
Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695. Dido and Aeneas. When I am laid in earth.
Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695. Now that the sun hath veiled his light.
Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695. Oedipus. Music for a while.
Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695. Don Quixote. From rosy bow'rs.
Boréades de Montréal (Musical group) Performer.
Added Title Operas. Selections
Music No. ACD2 2398 Atma classique

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