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A Miscellany of Musical Instruments with portrait of Henry Purcell by Edward Collier (fl1662-1705)
Private Collection
Track(s) taken from CDA66578
Recording details: October 1991
Rosslyn Hill Unitarian Chapel, Hampstead, London, United Kingdom
Produced by Martin Compton
Engineered by Tony Faulkner
Release date: November 1992
Total duration: 20 minutes 6 seconds

'This disc of inventive and moving music, performed with great affection, demonstrates very clearly what this English Orpheus Series is designed to show—that English music didn't simply die out, swamped by foreign imports, after the death of Purcell' (BBC Music Magazine Top 1000 CDs Guide)

'Recording and presentation are exemplary' (Gramophone)

'An easy first choice' (International Record Review)

'Highly recommended' (Organists' Review)

Ode on the death of Mr Henry Purcell
First line:
Mark how the Lark and Linnet Sing
composer
author of text

Other recordings available for download
Michael Chance (countertenor), James Bowman (countertenor), The King's Consort, Robert King (conductor)

Other albums featuring this work
'Purcell & Blow: Countertenor duets' (CDH55447)
Purcell & Blow: Countertenor duets
MP3 £4.99FLAC £4.99ALAC £4.99Buy by post £5.50 CDH55447  Helios (Hyperion's budget label)  

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