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Blaze, Robin (countertenor)
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Robin Blaze (countertenor)

Robin Blaze read Music at Magdalen College, Oxford, and won a post-graduate scholarship to the Royal College of Music, London where he now holds an Associate Professorship. Robin's father is a professional golfer and Robin enjoys a few rounds on the green between rehearsal calls.

Robin's opera engagements have included Narciso in Handel's Agrippina in Karlsruhe, Unulfo in Jonathan Miller's production of Handel's Rodelinda at the Broomhill Opera Festival and Anfinomo in Il Ritorno D'ulisse In Patria at the Teatro Sao Carlos, Lisbon, His busy concert schedule has taken him to Europe, North and South America, Japan and Australia working with many distinguished conductors in the early music field. He has visited festivals in Saintes, Beaune, Karlsruhe, Arolsen, Boston, Utrecht, Jerusalem and Barossa Valley. He regularly appears with Robert King and the King's Consort, Christopher Hogwood and The Academy of Ancient Music, Philippe Herreweghe and Collegium Vocale and Paul McCreesh and the Gabrieli Consort.

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Albums
'Blow, Boyce & Handel: Music for St Paul's' (CDH55359)
Blow, Boyce & Handel: Music for St Paul's
Buy by post £5.50 CDH55359  Helios (Hyperion's budget label)  
'Blow: Anthems' (CDD22055)
Blow: Anthems
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'Boyce, Handel & Blow: Music for St Paul's' (CDH55359)
Boyce, Handel & Blow: Music for St Paul's
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'Boyce: Peleus and Thetis & other theatre music' (CDA66935)
Boyce: Peleus and Thetis & other theatre music
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'Byrd: Consort Songs' (CDH55429)
Byrd: Consort Songs
with Concordia
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'Campion: Move now with measured sound' (CDA67268)
Campion: Move now with measured sound
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'English Lute Songs' (CDH55249)
English Lute Songs
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'German 17th-Century Church Music' (CDH55230)
German 17th-Century Church Music
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'Gibbons: Anthems' (CDH55228)
Gibbons: Anthems
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'Handel, Blow & Boyce: Music for St Paul's' (CDH55359)
Handel, Blow & Boyce: Music for St Paul's
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'Handel: Essential Handel' (KING6)
Handel: Essential Handel
Buy by post £4.50 KING6  Super-budget price sampler — Last few CD copies remaining  
'Handel: The Choice of Hercules' (CDA67298)
Handel: The Choice of Hercules
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'Knüpfer: Sacred Music' (CDH55393)
Knüpfer: Sacred Music
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'Kuhnau: Sacred Music' (CDH55394)
Kuhnau: Sacred Music
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'Lawes & Lawes: Songs' (CDA67589)
Lawes & Lawes: Songs
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'Linley: The Song of Moses & Let God arise' (CDH55302)
Linley: The Song of Moses & Let God arise
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'Lo Sposalizio – The wedding of Venice to the sea' (CDD22072)
Lo Sposalizio – The wedding of Venice to the sea
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'Salve Regina' (CDA67225)
Salve Regina
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'Schelle: Sacred Music' (CDH55373)
Schelle: Sacred Music
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'Vivaldi: Sacred Music, Vol. 10' (CDA66849)
Vivaldi: Sacred Music, Vol. 10
Buy by post £13.99 (ARCHIVE SERVICE) CDA66849  Archive Service; also available on CDS44171/81  
'Vivaldi: Sacred Music, Vol. 5' (CDA66799)
Vivaldi: Sacred Music, Vol. 5
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'Vivaldi: The Complete Sacred Music' (CDS44171/81)
Vivaldi: The Complete Sacred Music
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'Zelenka: Sacred Music' (CDH55424)
Zelenka: Sacred Music
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'The Essential Hyperion, Vol. 2' (HYP20)
The Essential Hyperion, Vol. 2
HYP20  2CDs Super-budget price sampler — Deleted  
On other labels
'Handel: Esther' (CKD397)
Handel: Esther
CKD397  2CDs Download only  
'Pitts: Jerusalem-Yerushalayim' (1EMJ2O)
Pitts: Jerusalem-Yerushalayim
1EMJ2O  2CDs Download only   Studio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available
Alphabetical listing of all musical works
A Pastoral Elegie to the memory of deare Brother, William Lawes (Lawes)
A Tale out of Anacreon (Lawes)
Ach Herr, strafe mich nicht in deinem Zorn (Knüpfer)
Ach, dass ich Wassers gnug hätte in meinem Haupte 'Lamento' (Bach)
Adam Shet Enosh  First line to Prelude (chorus) –, Movement 1a of Jerusalem-Yerushalayim (Pitts)
Ah silly soul (Byrd)
All as a sea (Byrd)
All looks be pale (Campion)
Alleluia: Gelobet sei Gott  Movement 3 of Vom Himmel hoch, da komm ich her (Knüpfer)
Amarillis, by a spring (Lawes)
Amidst the myrtles as I walk  First line to Loves Sweet Repose (Lawes)
Amo Christum (Grandi)
An aged dame (Byrd)
Arise, ye subterranean Winds (Reggio)
Ascendit Christus in altum (Rosenmüller)
At dead low ebb of night  First line to A Tale out of Anacreon (Lawes)
Auf, lasst uns den Herren loben (Bach)
Aus der Tiefen (Schelle)
Author of Light (Campion)
Ave maris stella (Grandi)
Be welcome then, great Sir, to constant vows  Movement 7 of Fly, bold rebellion, Z324 (Purcell)
Beauty, since you so much desire (Campion)
Behold a wonder here (Dowland)
Behold, thou hast made my days (Gibbons)
Blame not my cheeks (Campion)
Blessed are all they that fear the Lord (Gibbons)
Blessed is the man that hath not walked (Blow)
Break now, my heart, and die (Campion)
But let the righteous be glad  No 3, Air of Let God arise (Linley Jr.)
By beauteous softness mixed with majesty  Movement 7 of Now does the glorious day appear, Z332 (Purcell)
Can doleful notes? (Danyel)
Cease you jolly shepherds  First line to A Pastoral Elegie to the memory of deare Brother, William Lawes (Lawes)
Christum ducem, qui per crucem (Rosenmüller)
Christus, der ist mein Leben (Schelle)
Come to me, grief, for ever (Byrd)
Come unto these yellow sands (Banister)
Constant Penelope (Byrd)
Cum invocarem (Rigatti)
Denn im Tode gedenket man dein nicht  Movement 2 of Ach Herr, strafe mich nicht in deinem Zorn (Knüpfer)
Die Turteltaube lässt sich hören (Knüpfer)
Dry those eyes which are o'erflowing (Banister)
Erbarm dich mein, o Herre Gott, SWV447 (Schütz)
Esther, HWV50a (Handel)
Exinanite, usque ad fundamentum  Movement 3 of Super flumina Babylonis (Knüpfer)
Exultate Deo (Castello)
Fain would I wed (Campion)
Fair, if you expect admiring (Campion)
Fire, fire, fire! (Campion)
Fly, bold rebellion, Z324 (Purcell)
From the heav'ns now I fly (Lawes)
Full fathom five (Banister)
Full fathom five (Johnson)
Gather your rosebuds while you may (Lawes)
Gelobet sei Gott und der Vater  Movement 4 of Die Turteltaube lässt sich hören (Knüpfer)
Give me my lute (Banister)
Give thanks, O Israel  No 7, Air of Let God arise (Linley Jr.)
Gloria, RVAnh.23 (Ruggieri)
Glorious and powerful God (Gibbons)
Gott ist mein Trost, mein' Zuversicht  Movement 2 of Was mein Gott will, das gescheh allzeit (Knüpfer)
Gott, sei mir gnädig nach deiner Güte (Kuhnau)
Gott, sende dein Licht (Schelle)
Hail! bright Cecilia, Z328 (Purcell)
He is a father  No 6, Duet of Let God arise (Linley Jr.)
He that will not love  First line to Persuasions not to Love (Lawes)
Hearken unto me, ye holy children (Greene)
Herr, lehre uns bedenken (Schelle)
How can I stay, when love invites? (Assuerus)  Act 2 Scene 2 No 5, Air from Esther, HWV50a (Handel)
How doth the city sit solitary (Blow)
How vain the toils (Byrd)
I beheld, and lo! a great multitude (Blow)
I care not for these ladies (Campion)
I said in the cutting off of my days (Blow)
I was glad when they said unto me (Blow)
Iam moriar, mi fili 'Pianto della Madonna' (Monteverdi)
Ich bin ein Glied an deinem Leib  Movement 2 of Wenn mein Stündlein vorhanden ist (Knüpfer)
Ich will den Vater bitten  Movement 2 of Die Turteltaube lässt sich hören (Knüpfer)
Ihr Himmel jubilirt von oben (Kuhnau)
Ihr werdet sehen und euer Herz wird sich freuen  Movement 3 of Die Turteltaube lässt sich hören (Knüpfer)
I'm sick of love; O let me lie  First line to To Sycamores (Lawes)
In darkness let me dwell (Dowland)
In quel gelato core una voce  First line to Tavola (Lawes)
In vain the Am'rous Flute and soft Guitar  Movement 10 of Hail! bright Cecilia, Z328 (Purcell)
It fell on a summer's day (Campion)
Iubilate Domino, omnis terra, BuxWV64 (Buxtehude)
Jerusalem-Yerushalayim (Pitts)
Jesu, dulcis memoria (Marini)
Jesu, meine Freud und Lust, BuxWV59 (Buxtehude)
Jesus Christus, unser Heiland (Knüpfer)
Jubilate 'Utrecht', HWV279 (Handel)
Kommt, lasst uns gehen in die Stadt  Movement 2 of Vom Himmel hoch, da komm ich her (Knüpfer)
Leave prolonging thy distress (Campion)
Let God arise (Linley Jr.)
Lieto godea sedendo (Gabrieli)
Litaniae de Venerabili Sacramento, ZWV147 (Zelenka)
Lobe den Herrn, meine Seele (Schelle)
Lord, thou hast been our refuge (Boyce)
Lord, who shall dwell in thy tabernacle? (Blow)
Lovely Selena, innocent and free (Blow)
Loves Sweet Repose (Lawes)
Lulla, lulla la, lulla, lullaby  First line to Lullaby 'My sweet little baby' (Byrd)
Lullaby 'My sweet little baby' (Byrd)
Magnify him  No 5, Chorus of Let God arise (Linley Jr.)
Man's life is but vain, for 'tis subject to pain  First line to The Angler's Song (Lawes)
Manus tuae fecerunt me  First line to Nocturn 1 Lectio 3, Movement 6 of Officium defunctorum, ZWV47 (Zelenka)
Mistress, since you so much desire (Campion)
Move now with measured sound (Campion)
My sweetest Lesbia (Campion)
Never weather-beaten sail (Campion)
No Reprieve (Lawes)
No, let chromatic tunes  Part 2 of Can doleful notes? (Danyel)
Noch eins, Herr, will ich bitten dich  Movement 3 of Was mein Gott will, das gescheh allzeit (Knüpfer)
Now does the glorious day appear, Z332 (Purcell)
Now hath Flora robbed her bowers (Campion)
Now persecution shall lay by her iron rod – Tune your harps to cheerful strains (1st Israelite)  Act 1 Scene 2 Nos 1-2, Recitative – Aria from Esther, HWV50a (Handel)
Now, now Lucasia, now make haste  First line to No Reprieve (Lawes)
Nunc dimittis (Rigatti)
O dear life, when may it be (Byrd)
O God that guides the cheerful sun (Byrd)
O heilige Zeit (Kuhnau)
O Jesu, du mein Leben (Krieger)
O Lord, I have sinned (Blow)
O mirandum mysterium (Legrenzi)
O sing unto God  No 4, Chorus of Let God arise (Linley Jr.)
O that most rare breast (Byrd)
Officium defunctorum, ZWV47 (Zelenka)
Oh sweet woods, the delight of solitariness (Lawes)
Oh, let me still and silent lie (Lawes)
Oh, my Clarissa, thou cruel fair (Lawes)
Oh, that joy so soon should waste (Lawes)
Parce mihi, Domine  First line to Nocturn 1 Lectio 1, Movement 2 of Officium defunctorum, ZWV47 (Zelenka)
Peleus and Thetis (Boyce)
Persuasions not to Love (Lawes)
Regem, cui omnia vivunt  First line to Invitatorium, Movement 1 of Officium defunctorum, ZWV47 (Zelenka)
Regina caeli laetare, ZWV134 (Zelenka)
Rejoice unto the Lord (Byrd)
Salve regina (Rovetta)
Schlage doch, gewünschte Stunde (Hoffmann)
Si oblitus fuero tui, Jerusalem  Movement 2 of Super flumina Babylonis (Knüpfer)
Sing unto the Lord (Gibbons)
Slide soft, you silver floods (Lawes)
So parted you (Campion)
Stabat mater, RV621 (Vivaldi)
Super flumina Babylonis (Knüpfer)
Sweet, stay awhile; why do you rise? (Lawes)
Taedet animam vitae meae  First line to Nocturn 1 Lectio 2, Movement 4 of Officium defunctorum, ZWV47 (Zelenka)
Tavola (Lawes)
Te Deum 'Utrecht', HWV278 (Handel)
The Angler's Song (Lawes)
The Choice of Hercules, HWV69 (Handel)
The cypress curtain of the night (Campion)
The delights of the bottle (Locke)
The Lord is my shepherd (Blow)
The peace of Jerusalem  Movement 13 of Jerusalem-Yerushalayim (Pitts)
This is the record of John (Gibbons)
Though the mountains be removed  First line to The peace of Jerusalem, Movement 13 of Jerusalem-Yerushalayim (Pitts)
Time stands still (Dowland)
'Tis Nature's Voice; thro' all the moving Wood  Movement 4 of Hail! bright Cecilia, Z328 (Purcell)
To Sycamores (Lawes)
Tod, Sünd, Teuffel, Leben und Genadt  Movement 3 of Jesus Christus, unser Heiland (Knüpfer)
Tune thy music to thy heart (Campion)
Uncertain turns of thought  Part 3 of Can doleful notes? (Danyel)
Vater unser, der du bist im Himmel (Geist)
Vom Himmel hoch, da komm ich her (Knüpfer)
Was betrübst du dich, meine Seele? (Bernhard)
Was mein Gott will, das gescheh allzeit (Knüpfer)
Weichet alle von mir, ihr Übeltäter  Movement 3 of Ach Herr, strafe mich nicht in deinem Zorn (Knüpfer)
Wenn mein Stündlein vorhanden ist (Knüpfer)
When man for sin thy judgment feels (Lawes)
When shall I see my captive heart? (Lawes)
Where the bee sucks (Humfrey)
Where the bee sucks (Johnson)
Who likes to love (Byrd)
Why so pale and wan, fond lover? (Lawes)
With rapture of delight dost see – Hail! bright Cecilia, Hail to thee!  Movement 13, (extract) of Hail! bright Cecilia, Z328 (Purcell)
Wohl dem, der den Herren fürchtet (Schelle)
Wonderful art thou  No 8, Chorus of Let God arise (Linley Jr.)
Woo her, and win her (Campion)
Ye sacred Muses (Byrd)
Yet, can I hear that dulcet lay (Hercules)  No 15, Air of The Choice of Hercules, HWV69 (Handel)
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