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Cat#: 143193 (?)

Annotation last modified on 2014-10-20 10:34 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Dido and Aeneas, Z. 626: Act I. Overture
Henry Purcell 2:10
2 Dido and Aeneas, Z. 626: Act I. "Shake the cloud from off your brow" / Chorus "Banish sorrow"
Henry Purcell 1:07
3 Dido and Aeneas, Z. 626: Act I. "Ah! Belinda" - Ritornelle
Henry Purcell 3:35
4 Dido and Aeneas, Z. 626: Act I. "Grief increases by concealing" / Chorus "When monarchs unite"
Henry Purcell 2:36
5 Dido and Aeneas, Z. 626: Act I. "Fear no danger"
Henry Purcell 2:22
6 Dido and Aeneas, Z. 626: Act I. "See, your royal guest appears" / Chorus "Cupid only throws the dart" / "If not for mine..." / "Pursue thy conquest, love"
Henry Purcell 2:28
7 Dido and Aeneas, Z. 626: Act I. A Dance Gittars Chacony
Henry Purcell 2:03
8 Dido and Aeneas, Z. 626: Act I. Chorus "To the hills and the vales"
Henry Purcell 1:08
9 Dido and Aeneas, Z. 626: Act I. The Triumphing Dance
Henry Purcell 1:18
10 Dido and Aeneas, Z. 626: Act II, Scene I. Prelude - "Wayward sisters" / Chorus "Harm's our delight"
Henry Purcell 2:08
11 Dido and Aeneas, Z. 626: Act II, Scene I. "The Queen of Carthage" / Chorus "Ho ho ho" / "Ruin'd ere the set of sun?" / Chorus "Ho ho ho"
Henry Purcell 1:49
12 Dido and Aeneas, Z. 626: Act II, Scene I. "But ere we this perform"
Henry Purcell 1:12
13 Dido and Aeneas, Z. 626: Act II, Scene I. Chorus "In our deep vaulted cell"
Henry Purcell 1:29
14 Dido and Aeneas, Z. 626: Act II, Scene I. "Echo dance of furies"
Henry Purcell 1:05
15 Dido and Aeneas, Z. 626: Act II, Scene II. Ritornelle
Henry Purcell 0:48
16 Dido and Aeneas, Z. 626: Act II, Scene II. Chorus "Thanks to these lonesome vales"
Henry Purcell 3:03
17 Dido and Aeneas, Z. 626: Act II, Scene II. Dance - Gitter ground
Henry Purcell 1:40
18 Dido and Aeneas, Z. 626: Act II, Scene II. "Oft she visits" - Ritornelle
Henry Purcell 2:03
19 Dido and Aeneas, Z. 626: Act II, Scene II. "Behold, upon my bending spear" / Chorus "Haste, haste to town"
Henry Purcell 1:20
20 Dido and Aeneas, Z. 626: Act II, Scene II. "Stay, Prince"
Henry Purcell 2:43
21 Dido and Aeneas, Z. 626: Act III, Scene I. Prelude / Chorus "Come away, fellow sailors" - The Sailor's Dance
Henry Purcell 2:16
22 Dido and Aeneas, Z. 626: Act III, Scene I. "See the flags and streamers curling" / "Our next motion" / Chorus "Destruction's our delight" - The Witches' Dance
Henry Purcell 3:20
23 Dido and Aeneas, Z. 626: Act III, Scene II. "Your counsel all is urg'd in vain"
Henry Purcell 3:55
24 Dido and Aeneas, Z. 626: Act III, Scene II. Chorus "Great minds against themselves conspire"
Henry Purcell 0:57
25 Dido and Aeneas, Z. 626: Act III, Scene II. "Thy hand, Belinda" / "When I am laid in earth"
Henry Purcell 4:26
26 Dido and Aeneas, Z. 626: Act III, Scene II. Chorus "With drooping wings" - Cupid's Dance
Henry Purcell 5:10

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Henry Purcell (baroque composer) (tracks 4, 4, 6, 6, 6–11, 11, 11, 11–19, 21–22, 22, 22, 24–25, 25–26)
Henry Purcell (baroque composer) (1689) (tracks 1–6, 10, 19–23, 26)
conductor:
Ivor Bolton (1989-06 – 1989-07) (tracks 1–26)
librettist:
Nahum Tate (tracks 2–4, 4, 4–6, 6, 6, 6, 8, 10, 10–11, 11, 11, 11–13, 15–16, 18–19, 19–22, 22, 22, 22–25, 25–26)
orchestra:
St. James' Baroque (1989-06 – 1989-07) (tracks 1–26)
arrangements:
Wayward Sisters (Klaus Nomi version) (track 10)
part of:
Dido and Aeneas, Z. 626 (tracks 1, 18)
Dido and Aeneas, Z. 626: Act II (tracks 13–14, 18, 20)
Dido and Aeneas, Z. 626: Act III (tracks 21, 21–22, 25, 25–26, 26)
recording of:
Dido and Aeneas, Z. 626: Act II, XXIII. Ritornelle (1989-06 – 1989-07) (track 15)
Dido and Aeneas, Z. 626: I. Overture (1989-06 – 1989-07) (track 1)
Dido and Aeneas: Act I. A Dance Gittars Chacony (1989-06 – 1989-07) (track 7)
Dido and Aeneas: Act II. Gitter ground / a dance (1989-06 – 1989-07) (track 17)

Release

ASIN: DE: B000024W4H [info]