Henry Purcell · William Christie · Nikolaus Harnoncourt - Purcell Edition Volume I: Dido And Aneas · King Arthur · The Fairy Queen

Artist:
Henry Purcell
Category:
Classical
Name:
Purcell Edition Volume I: Dido And Aneas · King Arthur · The Fairy Queen
Quality:
FLAC, MP3
Label: Warner Classics International ‎– none
Series: Purcell Edition –
Type: 101 x File, MP3, Compilation, 256 kbps
Country:
Date of released: 22 Dec 2009
Category: Classical
Style: Baroque



Tracklist

Dido & Aeneas
1 Overture 1:59
2 Act I "Shake The Cloud From Off Your Brow" [Belinda, Chorus] 1:03
3 Act I "Ah Belinda, I Am Press'd With Torment" [Dido] 3:38
4 Act I "Grief Increases By Concealing" [Belinda, Dido] "When Monarchs Unite, How Happy Their State" [Chorus] 0:42
5 Act I "Whence Could So Much Virtue Spring?" [Dido, Belinda] 1:55
6 Act I "Fear No Danger To Ensue" [Belinda, Chorus] 1:33
7 Act I "See Our Royal Guest Appears" [Belinda, Aeneas] "Cupid Only Throws The Dart" [Chorus] 1:10
8 Act I "If Not For Mine, For Empire's Sake" [Aeneas] "Pursue Thy Conquest, Love" [Belinda] "To The Hills And The Vales" [Chorus] 2:15
9 Act I "The Triumphing Dance" 1:10
10 Act 2 Prelude For The Witches "Wayward Sisters, You That Fright" [Sorceress] "Harm's Our Delight" [Chorus] 2:19
11 Act 2 "The Queen Of Carthage" ... "Ho! Ho! Ho!" [Sorceress, First Witch, Chorus] 1:53
12 Act 2 "But Ere We This Perform" [First Witch, Second Witch] 1:17
13 Act 2 "In Our Deep Vaulted Cell... Echo Dance Of Furies" [Chorus] 2:23
14 Act 2 "Ritornelle" "Thanks To These Lonesome Vales" [Belinda, Chorus] 3:36
15 Act 2 "Oft She Visits This Lone Mountain" [Second Woman] 1:56
16 Act 2 "Behold Upon My Bending Spear" [Aeneas, Dido] "Haste, Haste To Town" [Belinda, Chorus] 1:14
17 Act 2 "Stay Prince" [Spirit, Aeneas] 2:04
18 Act 2 "Then Since Our Chorus Have Sped" [Chorus] "The Grove's Dance" 1:24
19 Act 3 "Come Away" [Sailor, Chorus] "The Sailors' Dance" 2:24
20 Act 3 "See, See The Flags" [Sorceress, First Witch] "Our Next Motion" [Sorceress] 1:41
21 Act 3 "Destruction's Our Delight" [Chorus] 0:31
22 Act 3 "The Witches' Dance" 1:35
23 Act 3 "Your Counsel All Is Urged In Vain" [Dido, Belinda, Aeneas] 3:35
24 Act 3 "Great Minds Against Themselves Conspire" [Chorus] "Thy Hand, Belinda" [Dido] 2:03
25 Act 3: "When I Am Laid In Earth" (Dido) 3:57
26 Act 3 "With Drooping Wings" [Chorus] 2:55
King Arthur
27 Overture To Act 1 1:58
28 Air 1:32
29 Act 1 "Woden, First To Thee" [Bass, Chorus] 3:23
30 Act 1 "The White Horse Neigh'd Aloud" [Bass, Tenor, Chorus] 1:22
31 Act 1 "The Lot Is Cast, And Tanfan Pleas'd" [Soprano] 0:33
32 Act 1 "Brave Souls, To Be Renown'd In Story" [Chorus] 2:47
33 Act 1 "I Call You All To Woden's Hall" [Tenor, Chorus] 2:06
34 Act 1 "Come If You Dare" [Tenor, Chorus] 4:13
35 Act 2 "Hither, This Way, This Way Bend" [Soprano, Chorus] 2:12
36 Act 2 "Let Not A Moonborn Elf Mislead Ye" [Bass] "Hither This Way, This Way Bend" [Chorus] 1:53
37 Act 2 "Come, Follow Me" [Soprano, Bass, Chorus] 2:22
38 Act 2 "How Blest Are Shepherds" [Tenor, Chorus] 5:19
39 Act 2 "Shepherd, Shepherd, Leave Decoying" [Sopranos] 1:55
40 Act 2 "Come, Shepherds, Lead Up A Lively Measure" [Chorus] Hornpipe 1:44
41 Air 1:01
42 Act 3 Prelude 0:31
43 Act 3 "What Ho! Thou Genius Of This Isle" [Soprano] 0:59
44 Act 3 "What Power Art Thou" [Bass] 4:12
45 Act 3 "Thou Doting Fool" [Soprano] 0:37
46 Act 3 "Great Love, I Know Thee Now" [Bass] 0:55
47 Act 3 "No Part Of My Dominion" [Soprano] 0:56
48 Act 3 Prelude 0:44
49 Act 3 "See, See, We Assemble" [Chorus] Dance 1:28
50 Act 3 "Tis I That Have Warm'd Ye" [Soprano] "Tis Love That Has Warm'd Us" [Chorus] 1:59
51 Act 3 "Sound A Parley" [Soprano, Bass] "Tis Love That Has Warm'd Us" [Chorus] 4:01
52 Act 3 Hornpipe 0:47
53 Act 4 "Two Daughters Of This Aged Stream Are We" [Sopranos] 2:33
54 Act 4 "How Happy The Lover" [Tenor, Chorus] Ritornello "For Love Every Creature" [Soprano, Bass, Chorus] "In Vain Are Our Graces" [Chorus] 7:16
55 Act 4 Air 0:42
56 Act 5 Trumpet Tune 0:47
57 Act 5 "Ye Blust'ring Brethren Of The Skies" [Bass] 3:24
58 Act 5 Symphony 1:45
59 Act 5 "Round Thy Coast" [Soprano, Bass, Chorus] 3:21
60 Act 5 "For Folded Flocks, And Fruitful Plains" [Tenors, Bass] 2:01
61 Act 5 "Your Hay It Is Mow'd" [Bass, Chorus] 2:31
62 Act 5 "Fairest Isle" [Soprano] 4:58
63 Act 5 "You Say 'tis Love" [Soprano, Bass] 5:27
64 Act 5 Trumpet Tune - Warlike Consort 0:37
65 Act 5 "Saint George" [Soprano, Chorus] 2:06
66 Act 5 "Our Natives Not Alone Appear" [Chorus] 1:07
67 Act 5 Chaconne 3:31
The Fairy Queen
68 Prelude To Act 1 2:42
69 Air 2:13
70 Overture To Act 1 1:29
71 Act 1 "Come, Let Us Leave The Town" [Soprano, Bass] 1:14
72 Act 1 "Scene Of The Drunken Poet" [First Fairy, Second Fairy, Drunken Poet, Chorus] 6:07
73 Act 1 Jig 1:24
74 Act 2 "Come All Ye Songsters Of The Sky" [Tenor] 2:14
75 Act 2 "May The God Of Wit Inspire" [Counter-Tenor, Tenor, Bass] 2:48
76 Act 2 "Now Join Your Warbling Voices All" [Chorus] 0:36
77 Act 2 "Sing While We Trip It" [Chorus, Soprano] 3:58
78 Act 2 "See, Even Night Herself Is Here" [Night] "I Am Come To Lock All Fast" [Mystery] "One Charming Night" [Secrecy] "Hush, No More" [Sleep, Chorus] 11:36
79 Act 2 Air 2:18
80 Act 3 "If Love's A Sweet Passion" [Dryad, Chorus] 1:55
81 Act 3 Symphony While The Swans Come Forward 0:56
82 Act 3 Dance For The Fairies 1:24
83 Act 3 Dance For The Green Men 1:17
84 Act 3 "Ye Gentle Spirits Of The Air" [Soprano] 4:47
85 Act 3 "Now The Maids And The Men" [Coridon, Mopsa] Dance For The Haymakers 4:39
86 Act 3 "When I Have Often Heard" [Nymph] 2:10
87 Act 3 "A Thousand, Thousand Ways" [Chorus, Counter-Tenor] 2:32
88 Act 3 Hornpipe 1:02
89 Act 4 Symphony 6:05
90 Act 4 "Now The Night Is Chased Away" [Attendant, Chorus] 2:08
91 Act 4 "Let The Fifes And The Clarions" [Tenor, Counter-Tenor] 1:15
92 Act 4 "When A Cruel Long Winter" [Phoebus] 3:33
93 Act 4 "Hail! Great Parent Of Us All" [Chorus] 10:44
94 Act 5 "Thrice Happy Lovers" [Juno] 3:49
95 Act 5 "O Let Me Ever, Ever Weep" [Soprano] 7:56
96 Act 5 "Thus The Gloomy World" [Chinese Man] "Thus Happy And Free" [Chinese Woman, Chorus] "Yes, Daphne" [Chinese Man] 9:28
97 Act 5 Monkey's Dance 0:49
98 Act 5 "Hark! How All Things" [First Woman] "Hark! The Echoing Air" [Second Woman, Chorus] 4:28
99 Act 5 "Sure The Dull God Of Marriage" [First Woman, Second Woman, Chorus] Prelude "See, I Obey" [Hymen] "Turn Then Thine Eyes" [First Woman, Second Woman] "My Torch Indeed" [Hymen] 5:21
100 Act 5 Chaconne 2:42
101 Act 5 "They Shall Be As Happy As They're Fair" [First Woman, Second Woman, Hymen, Chorus] 2:02

Credits

  • Composed By – Purcell*
  • Illustration [Uncredited] – Wenceslaus Hollar
  • Performer – Nikolaus Harnoncourt (tracks: 68 to 101), William Christie (tracks: 1 to 67)

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
2564 69201-6 Purcell* · William Christie · Nikolaus Harnoncourt Purcell* · William Christie · Nikolaus Harnoncourt - Edition I: Dido And Aneas · King Arthur · The Fairy Queen ‎(4xCD, Comp + Box) Warner Classics & Jazz, Erato, Teldec Classics 2564 69201-6 Europe 2009