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All fancy sick

composer
The Songs in the Tempest or the Enchanted Island, London, 1746
author of text
The Tempest

 
Arne was not the only composer to write attractive Shakespeare settings at the time. The Dutch composer Willem De Fesch wrote music for a production of The Tempest at Drury Lane in 1746, including an up-to-date setting of ‘All fancy sick’ as a da capo aria for soprano, flute and continuo.

from notes by Peter Holman © 2004

Recordings

Orpheus with his lute
CDA67450

Details

Track 18 on CDA67450 [4'57]

Track-specific metadata for CDA67450 track 18

Artists
ISRC
GB-AJY-04-45018
Duration
4'57
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 18
    Release date: April 2004
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