Purcell, Henry

The Purcell Experience

2CD
1 Dec 2008

Barcode: 0825646924066

Composer: Henry Purcell
Other participants: James Bowman, Susan Graham, Dawn Upshaw, Catherine Bott, Sumi Jo, Chanticleer, Il Giardino Armonico, Choir of King's College Cambridge

Audio sample & Tracklisting

Disc 1 
01 Purcell: Abdelazer, Z. 570: Rondeau  - John Eliot Gardiner 
01 Abdelazer : Rondo  - John Eliot Gardiner 
02 Purcell: Music for the Funeral of Queen Mary, Z. 860: "Man that is born of a woman"  - John Eliot Gardiner 
02 Music for the Funeral of Queen Mary : "Man that is born of a woman"  - John Eliot Gardiner 
03 Purcell: Music for the Funeral of Queen Mary, Z. 860: March  - John Eliot Gardiner 
03 Music for the Funeral of Queen Mary : March  - John Eliot Gardiner 
04 Music for the Funeral of Queen Mary : Canzona  - John Eliot Gardiner 
04 Purcell: Music for the Funeral of Queen Mary, Z. 860: Canzona  - John Eliot Gardiner 
05 Music for the Funeral of Queen Mary : "In the midst of life we are in death"  - John Eliot Gardiner 
05 Purcell: Music for the Funeral of Queen Mary, Z. 860: "In the midst of life we are in death"  - John Eliot Gardiner 
06 Music for the Funeral of Queen Mary : "Thou knowest, Lord, the secrets of our hearts"  - John Eliot Gardiner 
06 Purcell: Music for the Funeral of Queen Mary, Z. 860: "Thou knowest, Lord, the secrets of our hearts"  - John Eliot Gardiner 
07 King Arthur Z628 : Act 5 "Fairest Isle" [Venus]  - John Eliot Gardiner 
07 Purcell: King Arthur, Z. 628, Act 5: "Fairest Isle" (Venus)  - John Eliot Gardiner 
08 Trumpet Sonata in D major Z850 : I Allegro  - John Eliot Gardiner 
08 Purcell: Trumpet Sonata in D Major, Z. 850: I. Allegro  - John Eliot Gardiner 
09 Purcell: Trumpet Sonata in D Major, Z. 850: II. Adagio  - John Eliot Gardiner 
09 Trumpet Sonata in D major Z850 : II Adagio  - John Eliot Gardiner 
10 Trumpet Sonata in D major Z850 : III Allegro  - John Eliot Gardiner 
10 Purcell: Trumpet Sonata in D Major, Z. 850: III. Allegro  - John Eliot Gardiner 
11 Come ye sons of art Z323 [Birthday Song for Queen Mary, 1694] : II Ritornello & Chorus  - John Eliot Gardiner 
11 Purcell: "Come ye sons of art", Z. 323: II. Ritornello & Chorus  - John Eliot Gardiner 
12 Come ye sons of art Z323 [Birthday Song for Queen Mary, 1694] : III Sound the Trumpet  - John Eliot Gardiner 
12 Purcell: "Come ye sons of art", Z. 323: III. Sound the Trumpet  - John Eliot Gardiner 
13 Dido & Aeneas : Act 3 "Thy hand, Belinda...When I am laid in earth" [Dido]  - John Eliot Gardiner 
13 Purcell: Dido & Aeneas, Z. 626, Act 3: "Thy hand, Belinda...When I am laid in earth" (Dido)  - John Eliot Gardiner 
14 Oedipus Z583 : Act 3 "Music for a while"  - Sumi Jo 
14 Purcell : Oedipus Z583 : Act 3 "Music for a while"  - Sumi Jo 
15 Purcell : "O dive custos Auriacae domus" Z504 [Elegy on the Death of Queen Mary, 1695]  - Tragicomedia 
15 O dive custos Auriacae domus Z504 [Elegy on the Death of Queen Mary, 1695]  - Tragicomedia 
16 King Arthur, Z.628, Act 2: Air  - John Eliot Gardiner 
16 Purcell : King Arthur Z628 : Act 2 Air  - John Eliot Gardiner 
17 Purcell : King Arthur Z628 : Act 3 Prelude "What ho! thou genius of this isle" [Cupid]  - John Eliot Gardiner 
17 King Arthur, Z.628, Act 3: Prelude "What ho! thou genius of this isle" (Cupid)  - John Eliot Gardiner 
18 Purcell : King Arthur Z628 : Act 3 "What power art thou" [Cold Genius]  - John Eliot Gardiner 
18 King Arthur, Z.628, Act 3: "What power art thou" (Cold Genius)  - John Eliot Gardiner 
19 Purcell : King Arthur Z628 : Act 3 Prelude "See, see, we assemble" [Chorus]  - John Eliot Gardiner 
19 King Arthur, Z.628, Act 3: Prelude "See, see, we assemble" (Chorus)  - John Eliot Gardiner 
20 Purcell : King Arthur Z628 : Act 3 "Tis I that have warm'd ye... Tis Love that has warm'd us" [Cupid, Chorus]  - John Eliot Gardiner 
20 King Arthur, Z.628, Act 3: "Tis I that have warm'd ye... Tis Love that has warm'd us" (Cupid, Chorus)  - John Eliot Gardiner 
21 King Arthur, Z.628, Act 3: "Sound a parley" (Chorus, Cupid, Genius)  - John Eliot Gardiner 
21 Purcell : King Arthur Z628 : Act 3 "Sound a parley" [Chorus, Cupid, Genius]  - John Eliot Gardiner 
22 Purcell : King Arthur Z628 : Act 3 Hornpipe  - John Eliot Gardiner 
22 King Arthur, Z.628, Act 3: Hornpipe  - John Eliot Gardiner 
23 Purcell : Hail! Bright Cecilia Z328 : XIV "Hail! Bright Cecilia" [Altos, Tenor, Bass, Chorus]  - John Eliot Gardiner 
23 Hail! Bright Cecilia, Z.328: XIV "Hail! Bright Cecilia" (Altos, Tenor, Bass, Chorus)  - John Eliot Gardiner 
24 Purcell : "Remember not, Lord, our offences" Z50  - Chanticleer 
24 Remember not, Lord, our offences Z50  - Chanticleer 
25 Purcell : A New Scotch Tune in G major Z655  - Olivier Baumont 
25 A New Scotch Tune in G major Z655  - Olivier Baumont 
26 Purcell : A New Irish Tune in G major Z646  - Olivier Baumont 
26 A New Irish Tune in G major Z646  - Olivier Baumont 
27 Purcell : "Rejoice in the Lord alway" Z49  - Chanticleer 
27 Rejoice in the Lord alway Z49  - Chanticleer 
Disc 2 
01 Dido & Aeneas : Overture  - William Christie 
01 Purcell : Dido & Aeneas : Overture  - William Christie 
02 Dido & Aeneas : Act 2 Prelude for the Witches "Wayward sisters, you that fright" [Sorceress] "Harm's our delight" [Chorus]  - William Christie 
02 Purcell : Dido & Aeneas : Act 2 Prelude for the Witches "Wayward sisters, you that fright" [Sorceress] "Harm's our delight" [Chorus]  - William Christie 
03 Dido & Aeneas : Act 2 "The Queen of Carthage" ... "Ho! ho! ho!" [Sorceress, First Witch, Chorus]  - William Christie 
03 Purcell : Dido & Aeneas : Act 2 "The Queen of Carthage" ... "Ho! ho! ho!" [Sorceress, First Witch, Chorus]  - William Christie 
04 Dido & Aeneas : Act 2 "But ere we this perform" [First Witch, Second Witch]  - William Christie 
04 Purcell : Dido & Aeneas : Act 2 "But ere we this perform" [First Witch, Second Witch]  - William Christie 
05 Dido & Aeneas : Act 1 "In our deep vaulted cell... Echo Dance of Furies" [Chorus]  - William Christie 
05 Purcell : Dido & Aeneas : Act 1 "In our deep vaulted cell... Echo Dance of Furies" [Chorus]  - William Christie 
06 Purcell : The Indian Queen Z630 : Act 3 Trumpet Overture  - John Eilot Gardiner 
06 The Indian Queen, Z.630, Act 3: Trumpet Overture  - John Eilot Gardiner 
07 Purcell : Hornpipe in E minor ZT685  - Olivier Baumont 
07 Hornpipe in E minor ZT685  - Olivier Baumont 
08 Purcell : Ground in D minor ZD222  - Olivier Baumont 
08 Ground in D minor ZD222  - Olivier Baumont 
09 Purcell : "Ah! How Sweet It Is to Love"  - Dawn Upshaw 
09 Ah! How Sweet It Is to Love  - Dawn Upshaw 
10 If Music Be the Food of Love  - Dawn Upshaw 
10 Purcell : "If Music Be the Food of Love"  - Dawn Upshaw 
11 Purcell: Chacony in G minor Z730  - Il Giardino Armonico 
11 Chacony in G minor Z730  - Il Giardino Armonico 
12 Purcell : Fantasia 'Three Parts upon a Ground' Z731  - Gustav Leonhardt 
12 Fantasia 'Three Parts upon a Ground' Z731  - Gustav Leonhardt 
13 Purcell : Fantasia a 4 No.7  - Gustav Leonhardt 
13 Fantasia a 4 No.7  - Gustav Leonhardt 
14 A New Ground in E minor Z682  - Gustav Leonhardt 
14 Purcell : A New Ground in E minor Z682  - Gustav Leonhardt 
15 Now that the sun has veiled his light Z193 [An Evening Hymn]  - Chanticleer 
15 Purcell : "Now that the sun has veiled his light" Z193 [An Evening Hymn]  - Chanticleer 
16 Hear My Prayer, O Lord Z15  - Chanticleer 
16 Purcell : "Hear My Prayer, O Lord" Z15  - Chanticleer 
17 My heart is inditing Z30  - Chanticleer 
17 Purcell : "My heart is inditing" Z30  - Chanticleer 
18 The Tempest, Z.631/10, Act 4: Dance of Devils  - John Eliot Gardiner 
18 Purcell : The Tempest Z631/10 : Act 4 Dance of Devils  - John Eliot Gardiner 
19 The Tempest, Z.631/10, Act 4: The sailor's dance  - John Eliot Gardiner 
19 Purcell : The Tempest Z631/10 : Act 4 The sailor's dance  - John Eliot Gardiner 
20 The Tempest, Z.631/10, Act 5: "No stars again shall hurt you" (Amphitrite, Neptune, Chorus)  - John Eliot Gardiner 
20 Purcell : The Tempest Z631/10 : Act 5 "No stars again shall hurt you" [Amphitrite, Neptune, Chorus]  - John Eliot Gardiner 
21 The Fairy Queen : Act 5 "Thrice happy lovers" [Juno]  - Ton Koopman 
21 Purcell : The Fairy Queen : Act 5 "Thrice happy lovers" [Juno]  - Ton Koopman 
22 Purcell : The Fairy Queen : Act 5 "O let me ever, ever weep" [Soprano]  - Ton Koopman 
22 The Fairy Queen : Act 5 "O let me ever, ever weep" [Soprano]  - Ton Koopman 


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