Carolyn Watkinson, The Monteverdi Choir, George Mosley, English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner Purcell: Dido & Aeneas; Ode for St. Cecilia's Day

Purcell: Dido & Aeneas; Ode for St. Cecilia's Day

Carolyn Watkinson, The Monteverdi Choir, George Mosley, English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner

Released on January 1, 1993 by Decca

Main artist: Carolyn Watkinson

Genre: Classical

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Album : 1 disk - 23 tracks Total length : 01:06:55

    Ode for St Cecilia's Day, "Welcome to all the pleasures", Z339 - original version (Henry Purcell)
  1. 1 Welcome to all pleasures

    Michael Chance, Alto, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Henry Purcell, Composer - John Eliot Gardiner, Conductor, MainArtist - English Baroque Soloists, Orchestra, MainArtist - Wilhelm Hellweg, Producer - The Monteverdi Choir, Orchestra, Choir, MainArtist - Pauline Tinsley, Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - George Mosley, Bass, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - C. Fishburn, Author - Anthony Freud, Producer Copyright : ℗ 1993 Universal International Music B.V.

  2. 2 Here the Deities approve

    Michael Chance, Alto, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Henry Purcell, Composer - John Eliot Gardiner, Conductor, MainArtist - English Baroque Soloists, Orchestra, MainArtist - Wilhelm Hellweg, Producer - C. Fishburn, Author - Anthony Freud, Producer Copyright : ℗ 1993 Universal International Music B.V.

  3. 3 While joys celestial

    Michael Chance, Alto, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Henry Purcell, Composer - John Eliot Gardiner, Conductor, MainArtist - English Baroque Soloists, Orchestra, MainArtist - Wilhelm Hellweg, Producer - The Monteverdi Choir, Orchestra, Choir, MainArtist - Pauline Tinsley, Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Ruth Holton, Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Nicola Jenkin, Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - George Mosley, Bass, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - C. Fishburn, Author - Anthony Freud, Producer Copyright : ℗ 1993 Universal International Music B.V.

  4. 4 Beauty thou scene of love

    Henry Purcell, Composer - John Eliot Gardiner, Conductor, MainArtist - English Baroque Soloists, Orchestra, MainArtist - Wilhelm Hellweg, Producer - The Monteverdi Choir, Orchestra, Choir, MainArtist - Pauline Tinsley, Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - C. Fishburn, Author - Anthony Freud, Producer Copyright : ℗ 1993 Universal International Music B.V.

  5. Dido and Aeneas
  6. 5 Overture

    Nahum Tate, Author - Henry Purcell, Composer - John Eliot Gardiner, Conductor, MainArtist - English Baroque Soloists, Orchestra, MainArtist - Wilhelm Hellweg, Producer - Anthony Freud, Producer Copyright : ℗ 1993 Universal International Music B.V.

  7. Dido and Aeneas / Act 1
  8. 6 "Shake the cloud from off your brow"

    Nahum Tate, Author - Henry Purcell, Composer - John Eliot Gardiner, Conductor, MainArtist - English Baroque Soloists, Orchestra, MainArtist - Wilhelm Hellweg, Producer - The Monteverdi Choir, Orchestra, Choir, MainArtist - Ruth Holton, Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Anthony Freud, Producer Copyright : ℗ 1993 Universal International Music B.V.

  9. 7 "Ah! Belinda, I am prest with torment"

    Nahum Tate, Author - Henry Purcell, Composer - Carolyn Watkinson, Contralto, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - John Eliot Gardiner, Conductor, MainArtist - English Baroque Soloists, Orchestra, MainArtist - Wilhelm Hellweg, Producer - The Monteverdi Choir, Orchestra, Choir, MainArtist - Ruth Holton, Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Anthony Freud, Producer Copyright : ℗ 1993 Universal International Music B.V.

  10. 8 "Whence could so much virtue spring?" - "Fear no danger"

    Nahum Tate, Author - Henry Purcell, Composer - Carolyn Watkinson, Contralto, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - John Eliot Gardiner, Conductor, MainArtist - English Baroque Soloists, Orchestra, MainArtist - Elisabeth Priday, Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Wilhelm Hellweg, Producer - The Monteverdi Choir, Orchestra, Choir, MainArtist - Ruth Holton, Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Anthony Freud, Producer Copyright : ℗ 1993 Universal International Music B.V.

  11. 9 "See, your Royal Guest appears" - "If not for mine"

    Nahum Tate, Author - Henry Purcell, Composer - Carolyn Watkinson, Contralto, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - John Eliot Gardiner, Conductor, MainArtist - English Baroque Soloists, Orchestra, MainArtist - Wilhelm Hellweg, Producer - The Monteverdi Choir, Orchestra, Choir, MainArtist - Ruth Holton, Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - George Mosley, Bass, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Anthony Freud, Producer Copyright : ℗ 1993 Universal International Music B.V.

  12. Ciaccona (Francesco Corbetta)
  13. 10 Corbetta: Ciaccona

    David Miller , Guitar, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - John Eliot Gardiner, Conductor, MainArtist - English Baroque Soloists, Orchestra, MainArtist - Wilhelm Hellweg, Producer - Francesco Corbetta, Composer - Anthony Freud, Producer Copyright : ℗ 1993 Universal International Music B.V.

  14. Dido and Aeneas / Act 1 (Henry Purcell)
  15. 11 "To the hills and the vales" - The Triumphing Dance

    Nahum Tate, Author - Henry Purcell, Composer - John Eliot Gardiner, Conductor, MainArtist - English Baroque Soloists, Orchestra, MainArtist - Wilhelm Hellweg, Producer - The Monteverdi Choir, Orchestra, Choir, MainArtist - Anthony Freud, Producer Copyright : ℗ 1993 Universal International Music B.V.

  16. Dido and Aeneas / Act 2
  17. 12 Prelude for the Witches - "Wayward sisters"

    Nahum Tate, Author - Henry Purcell, Composer - John Eliot Gardiner, Conductor, MainArtist - English Baroque Soloists, Orchestra, MainArtist - Wilhelm Hellweg, Producer - The Monteverdi Choir, Orchestra, Choir, MainArtist - Donna Deam, Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Shauna Beesley, Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Teresa Shaw, Mezzo-Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Anthony Freud, Producer Copyright : ℗ 1993 Universal International Music B.V.

  18. 13 "In our deep vaulted cell" - Echo Dance of the Furies

    Nahum Tate, Author - Henry Purcell, Composer - John Eliot Gardiner, Conductor, MainArtist - English Baroque Soloists, Orchestra, MainArtist - Wilhelm Hellweg, Producer - The Monteverdi Choir, Orchestra, Choir, MainArtist - Anthony Freud, Producer Copyright : ℗ 1993 Universal International Music B.V.

  19. 14 Ritornelle - "Thanks to these lonesome vales"

    Nahum Tate, Author - Henry Purcell, Composer - John Eliot Gardiner, Conductor, MainArtist - English Baroque Soloists, Orchestra, MainArtist - Wilhelm Hellweg, Producer - The Monteverdi Choir, Orchestra, Choir, MainArtist - Ruth Holton, Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Anthony Freud, Producer Copyright : ℗ 1993 Universal International Music B.V.

  20. Folias (Gaspar Sanz)
  21. 15 Sanz: Folías

    Gaspar Sanz, Composer - David Miller , Guitar, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - John Eliot Gardiner, Conductor, MainArtist - English Baroque Soloists, Orchestra, MainArtist - Wilhelm Hellweg, Producer - Anthony Freud, Producer Copyright : ℗ 1993 Universal International Music B.V.

  22. Dido and Aeneas / Act 2 (Henry Purcell)
  23. 16 "Oft she visits"

    Nahum Tate, Author - Henry Purcell, Composer - John Eliot Gardiner, Conductor, MainArtist - English Baroque Soloists, Orchestra, MainArtist - Elisabeth Priday, Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Wilhelm Hellweg, Producer - Anthony Freud, Producer Copyright : ℗ 1993 Universal International Music B.V.

  24. 17 "Behold, upon my bending spear"

    Nahum Tate, Author - Henry Purcell, Composer - Carolyn Watkinson, Contralto, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - John Eliot Gardiner, Conductor, MainArtist - English Baroque Soloists, Orchestra, MainArtist - Wilhelm Hellweg, Producer - Jonathan Peter Kenny, Alto, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - The Monteverdi Choir, Orchestra, Choir, MainArtist - Ruth Holton, Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - George Mosley, Bass, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Anthony Freud, Producer Copyright : ℗ 1993 Universal International Music B.V.

  25. Dido and Aeneas / Act 3
  26. 18 Prelude - "Come away, fellow sailors" - Sailor's Dance

    Nahum Tate, Author - Henry Purcell, Composer - John Eliot Gardiner, Conductor, MainArtist - English Baroque Soloists, Orchestra, MainArtist - Wilhelm Hellweg, Producer - The Monteverdi Choir, Orchestra, Choir, MainArtist - Pauline Tinsley, Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Anthony Freud, Producer Copyright : ℗ 1993 Universal International Music B.V.

  27. 19 "See the flags" - Destruction's our delight - The Wit- ches' Dance

    Nahum Tate, Author - Henry Purcell, Composer - John Eliot Gardiner, Conductor, MainArtist - English Baroque Soloists, Orchestra, MainArtist - Wilhelm Hellweg, Producer - The Monteverdi Choir, Orchestra, Choir, MainArtist - Donna Deam, Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Shauna Beesley, Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Teresa Shaw, Mezzo-Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Anthony Freud, Producer Copyright : ℗ 1993 Universal International Music B.V.

  28. 20 "Your counsel all is urged in vain"

    Nahum Tate, Author - Henry Purcell, Composer - Carolyn Watkinson, Contralto, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - John Eliot Gardiner, Conductor, MainArtist - English Baroque Soloists, Orchestra, MainArtist - Wilhelm Hellweg, Producer - Ruth Holton, Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - George Mosley, Bass, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Anthony Freud, Producer Copyright : ℗ 1993 Universal International Music B.V.

  29. 21 "But death, alas!"

    Nahum Tate, Author - Henry Purcell, Composer - Carolyn Watkinson, Contralto, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - John Eliot Gardiner, Conductor, MainArtist - English Baroque Soloists, Orchestra, MainArtist - Wilhelm Hellweg, Producer - The Monteverdi Choir, Orchestra, Choir, MainArtist - Anthony Freud, Producer Copyright : ℗ 1993 Universal International Music B.V.

  30. 22 "Thy hand, Belinda...When I am laid in earth"

    Nahum Tate, Author - Henry Purcell, Composer - Carolyn Watkinson, Contralto, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - John Eliot Gardiner, Conductor, MainArtist - English Baroque Soloists, Orchestra, MainArtist Copyright : ℗ 1993 Universal International Music B.V.

  31. 23 "With drooping wings"

    Nahum Tate, Author - Henry Purcell, Composer - John Eliot Gardiner, Conductor, MainArtist - English Baroque Soloists, Orchestra, MainArtist - Wilhelm Hellweg, Producer - The Monteverdi Choir, Orchestra, Choir, MainArtist - Anthony Freud, Producer Copyright : ℗ 1993 Universal International Music B.V.

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