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Take, O take those lips away

A Collection of New Songs, London, 1702
author of text
Measure for Measure IV:i

Weldon’s brilliant setting of ‘Take, O take those lips away’ was apparently written for the production of Charles Gildon’s adaptation of Measure for Measure at Lincoln’s Inn Fields in 1700.

from notes by Peter Holman 2004


Orpheus with his lute


Track 3 on CDA67450 [1'54]

Track-specific metadata for CDA67450 track 3

Recording date
6 October 2003
Recording venue
St Jude-on-the-Hill, Hampstead Garden Suburb, London, United Kingdom
Recording producer
Martin Compton
Recording engineer
Tony Faulkner
Hyperion usage
  1. Orpheus with his lute (CDA67450)
    Disc 1 Track 3
    Release date: April 2004
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