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Dido and Aeneas ; and music for plays & masques

Title
Dido and Aeneas ; and music for plays & masques / Purcell.
Author
Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695.
Publication
Cleveland, Ohio : Telarc, [1996], ℗1996.

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Additional Authors
  • Tate, Nahum, 1652-1715
  • Waters, Susannah.
  • Baker, Sharon (Soprano)
  • O\u0027Keefe, Margaret.
  • Maultsby, Nancy.
  • Tucker, Laura.
  • Ames, Donna.
  • Clement, Richard.
  • Braun, Russell, 1968-
  • Pearlman, Martin, 1945-
  • Virgil.
  • Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695.
  • Boston Baroque (Musical group), performer. http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/prf
Description
1 audio disc (70 min., 1 sec.) : digital; 4 3/4 in.
Alternative Title
  • Music for plays & masques
  • Music for plays and masques
Subjects
Note
  • The 1st work is an opera in 3 acts.
  • Libretto of the 1st work by Nahum Tate; based on the Aeneid by Virgil.
  • Compact disc.
  • Program notes in English, German, and French, and libretto of the 1st work with French and German translations ([51] p.) inserted in container.
Event (note)
  • Recorded in Mechanics Hall, Worcester, Mass., Jan. 3-5, 1996.
Language (note)
  • Sung in English.
Contents
Music for plays & masques. Abdelazer, or The moor\u0027s revenge. Overture (3:00) ; Rondeau (1:22) ; Air (1:19) -- The Gordian knot unty\u0027d. Minuet (1:30) ; Air (1:12) -- Timon of Athens. Curtain tune on a ground (1:57) -- The fairy queen. Rondeau (1:28) ; Hornpipe (:56) ; Overture (1:26) ; Dance for the fairies (1:04) ; Chaconne (2:34) -- The married beau. Hornpipe on a ground (1:24).
LCCN
  • 00716337
  • 089408042423
  • 8940804242
OCLC
  • ocm36217757
  • 36217757
  • SCSB-5557455
Owning Institutions
Columbia University Libraries