Annotation

Recorded 1978.10

Annotation last modified on 2018-12-27 15:21 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 King Arthur: Overture, Air, Overture Henry Purcell 5:18
2 King Arthur: Act I, Scene II. "Woden first to thee", "Brave Souls", "I call ye all" Henry Purcell 10:26
3 King Arthur: Act I, Scene II. "Come if you dare" Henry Purcell 5:52
4 King Arthur: Act II. "Hither this way bend" / "Let not a Moon-born Elf" / "Hither this way" / "Come follow me" Henry Purcell 6:53
5 King Arthur: Act II. "How blest are Shepherds" / "Shepherd, leave Decoying" Henry Purcell 9:57
6 King Arthur: Act III, Scene II. Prelude "What ho" Henry Purcell 1:43
7 King Arthur: Act III, Scene II. "What Power art thou" / "Thou Doting Fool forbear" / "See, see" Henry Purcell 9:36
8 King Arthur: Act III, Scene II. "Tis I, that have warm'd ye" / "Sound a Parley" / "Air" Henry Purcell 8:09
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 King Arthur: Act IV, Scene II. "Two Daughters" Henry Purcell 1:50
2 King Arthur: Act IV, Scene II. "How happy the Lover" / Fourth Act Tune Henry Purcell 7:50
3 King Arthur: Act V, Scene II. Trompet Tune / "Ye Blust'ring Brethren" Henry Purcell 3:26
4 King Arthur: Act V, Scene II. Symphony / Song Tune "Round thy Coasts" / "For Folded Flocks" Henry Purcell 7:07
5 King Arthur: Act V, Scene II. Song Tune "Your Hay" Henry Purcell 2:42
6 King Arthur: Act V, Scene II. "Fairest Isle" Henry Purcell 3:38
7 King Arthur: Act V, Scene II. "You say" / "This not my passion" / "But one soft moment" Henry Purcell 4:58
8 King Arthur: Act V, Scene II. Trumpet Tune / Honour "St. George" Henry Purcell 4:28
9 King Arthur: Act V, Scene II. Chaconne Henry Purcell 4:01
10 "The Masque" from Timon of Athens: Overture / Air / Overture Henry Purcell 4:30
11 "The Masque" from Timon of Athens: Duet "Hark" / Solo "Love in their little veins" / Trio "But ah" / Solo "Hence with your trifling deity" Henry Purcell 6:50
12 "The Masque" from Timon of Athens: "Come all" / "Who can resist" / "Return, revolting rebels!" Henry Purcell 4:55
13 "The Masque" from Timon of Athens: Solo "The cares of lovers" / Solo "Love quickly is palled" / Duet, Chorus "Come, let us agree" Henry Purcell 4:08

Credits

CD 1

audio engineer:
Alberto Paulin (1978-10) (tracks 1–8)
composer:
Henry Purcell (baroque composer) (tracks 1–2, 2, 2–4, 4, 4–5, 5–6, 6–7, 7, 7–8, 8)
librettist:
John Dryden (English poet) (tracks 2, 2, 2–4, 4, 4–5, 5–7, 7, 7–8, 8)
phonographic copyright by:
harmonia mundi s.a. (not for release label use!) (1979 –) (track 5)
arrangements:
The Cold Song (track 7)
is the basis for:
part of:
King Arthur, Z. 628: Act I (tracks 1–2, 2, 2–3)
King Arthur, Z. 628: Act II (tracks 4, 4, 4–5, 5)
King Arthur, Z. 628: Act III (tracks 6, 6–7, 7, 7–8, 8)
recording of:

CD 2

audio engineer:
Alberto Paulin (1978-10) (tracks 1–13)
choir vocals:
Deller Consort (tracks 1–9)
composer:
Henry Purcell (baroque composer) (tracks 1–3, 3–4, 4, 4–11, 13)
Henry Purcell (baroque composer) (1694) (track 12)
conductor:
Alfred Deller (countertenor) (tracks 1–9)
librettist:
John Dryden (English poet) (tracks 1–4, 4–7)
orchestra:
Continuo (tracks 1–9)
Deller Consort (tracks 1–9)
The King’s Musick (tracks 1–9)
phonographic copyright by:
harmonia mundi s.a. (not for release label use!) (1979 –) (tracks 3, 6)
arrangements:
Fairest Isle (track 6)
part of:
King Arthur, Z. 628: Act V (tracks 3, 3–4, 4, 4–9)
Timon of Athens (semi-opera) (number) (tracks 11–13)
Timon of Athens (semi-opera) (track 10)
recording of:
Timon of Athens, Z. 632: 9. Solo "Return, revolting rebels" (Bacchus (Bass)) (1978-10) (track 12)

Release

design:Relations (1978)
liner notes:Michael Greenhalgh (liner notes author) (1978)
liner notes translator:Escha
Michèle Sennet (liner notes translator) (1978)
ASIN:FR: B000027NRZ [info]
Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/release/10127128 [info]
purchase for download:https://itunes.apple.com/fr/album/id252741937 [info]