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Pious Celinda goes to prayers, Z410
composer
Deliciae Musicae I, May 1695
author of text

Recordings
'Purcell: Secular solo songs, Vol. 3' (CDA66730)
Purcell: Secular solo songs, Vol. 3
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'Purcell: The complete secular solo songs' (CDS44161/3)
Purcell: The complete secular solo songs
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Track 25 on CDA66730 [1'01] Last few CD copies remaining
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Pious Celinda goes to prayers, Z410
Playford’s first volume of Deliciae Musicae, advertised in May 1695, contained four new songs by Purcell, including a setting of a typically cheeky poem by the young playwright William Congreve (1670–1725). Purcell’s response to the text was splendidly lighthearted.

from notes by Robert King 2003

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Details for CDS44161/3 disc 3 track 25
Artists
ISRC
GB-AJY-94-73025
Duration
1'01
Recording date
29 March 1994
Recording venue
Orford Church, Suffolk, United Kingdom
Recording producer
Ben Turner
Recording engineer
Philip Hobbs
Hyperion usage
  1. Purcell: Secular solo songs, Vol. 3 (CDA66730)
    Disc 1 Track 25
    Release date: September 1994
    Last few CD copies remaining
  2. Purcell: The complete secular solo songs (CDS44161/3)
    Disc 3 Track 25
    Release date: November 2003
    3CDs Boxed set (at a special price)
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