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Daughter of Heav'n, fair art thou! 'Darthula'

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Linley: Cantatas & Theatre Music


Movement 1. Recitative: Daughter of Heav'n, fair art thou!
Track 21 on CDH55256 [1'02]
Movement 2. Air: But why dost thou retire?
Track 22 on CDH55256 [1'31]
Movement 3. Recitative: Thus sung Darthula
Track 23 on CDH55256 [1'06]
Movement 4. Air: My arm shall lift the spear
Track 24 on CDH55256 [5'48]
Movement 5. Recitative: He clothed his limbs in steel
Track 25 on CDH55256 [1'39]
Movement 6. Air: When in thy beauty wilt thou rise
Track 26 on CDH55256 [4'48]
Movement 7. Arioso: Retire, O Sun
Track 27 on CDH55256 [1'01]

Track-specific metadata for CDA66767 track 23

Movement 3, Recitative: Thus sung Darthula
Recording date
14 August 1994
Recording venue
St Jude-on-the-Hill, Hampstead Garden Suburb, London, United Kingdom
Recording producer
Martin Compton
Recording engineer
Tony Faulkner
Hyperion usage
  1. Linley: Cantatas & Theatre Music (CDA66767)
    Disc 1 Track 23
    Release date: April 1995
    Deletion date: January 2005
    Superseded by CDH55256
  2. Linley: Cantatas & Theatre Music (CDH55256)
    Disc 1 Track 23
    Release date: August 2006
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