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The Fairy Queen, Z629

First line:
O, let me forever weep
composer
1692
author of text
after Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream

 

Recordings

Purcell: The Complete Ayres for the Theatre
CDS44381/33CDs Boxed set (at a special price)
Purcell: Mr Henry Purcell's Most Admirable Composures
CDH55303
Favourite Baroque Classics
CDH55020

Details

Act IV Sonata 'while the sun rises'. Movement 1: [Allegro]
Act IV Sonata 'while the sun rises'. Movement 2: Canzona
Act IV Sonata 'while the sun rises'. Movement 3: [Adagio]
Act IV Sonata 'while the sun rises'. Movement 4: [Allegro] – [Adagio] – [Allegro]
Song: One charming night
Track 14 on CDH55303 [2'13]
Song: The Plaint  O, let me forever weep
Track 8 on CDH55303 [7'32]
Suite. Movement 01: Overture
Track 23 on CDS44381/3 CD1 [2'33] 3CDs Boxed set (at a special price)
Suite. Movement 02: Hornpipe
Track 24 on CDS44381/3 CD1 [0'57] 3CDs Boxed set (at a special price)
Suite. Movement 03: Air
Track 25 on CDS44381/3 CD1 [1'07] 3CDs Boxed set (at a special price)
Suite. Movement 04: Air
Track 26 on CDS44381/3 CD1 [0'53] 3CDs Boxed set (at a special price)
Suite. Movement 05: Rondeau
Track 10 on CDH55020 [1'42]
Track 27 on CDS44381/3 CD1 [1'50] 3CDs Boxed set (at a special price)
Suite. Movement 06: Preludio
Track 28 on CDS44381/3 CD1 [1'54] 3CDs Boxed set (at a special price)
Suite. Movement 07: Hornpipe
Track 29 on CDS44381/3 CD1 [1'03] 3CDs Boxed set (at a special price)
Suite. Movement 08: Overture. Symphony while the Swans Come Forward
Track 30 on CDS44381/3 CD1 [2'00] 3CDs Boxed set (at a special price)
Suite. Movement 09: Song Tune 'If love's a sweet passion'
Track 31 on CDS44381/3 CD1 [1'34] 3CDs Boxed set (at a special price)
Suite. Movement 10: Jig
Track 32 on CDS44381/3 CD1 [1'07] 3CDs Boxed set (at a special price)
Suite. Movement 11: Dance for the Fairies
Track 33 on CDS44381/3 CD1 [0'57] 3CDs Boxed set (at a special price)
Suite. Movement 12: Air 4 in 2. Dance for the Followers of Night
Track 34 on CDS44381/3 CD1 [2'15] 3CDs Boxed set (at a special price)
Suite. Movement 13: Song Tune 'Sing while we trip it'
Track 35 on CDS44381/3 CD1 [1'11] 3CDs Boxed set (at a special price)
Suite. Movement 14: Air
Track 36 on CDS44381/3 CD1 [1'26] 3CDs Boxed set (at a special price)
Suite. Movement 15: Air
Track 37 on CDS44381/3 CD1 [1'32] 3CDs Boxed set (at a special price)
Suite. Movement 16: Song Tune 'Thus happy and free'
Track 38 on CDS44381/3 CD1 [1'02] 3CDs Boxed set (at a special price)
Suite. Movement 17: Chaconne. Dance for the Chinese Man and Woman
Track 39 on CDS44381/3 CD1 [2'39] 3CDs Boxed set (at a special price)
Suite. Movement 18: Air
Track 40 on CDS44381/3 CD1 [1'32] 3CDs Boxed set (at a special price)

Track-specific metadata for CDS44381/3 disc 1 track 31

Suite Movement 9: Song Tune 'If love's a sweet passion'
Artists
ISRC
GB-AJY-95-00131
Duration
1'34
Recording date
8 October 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. Purcell: The Complete Ayres for the Theatre (CDA67001/3)
    Disc 1 Track 31
    Release date: June 1995
    Deletion date: October 2008
    3CDs Superseded by CDS44381/3
  2. Purcell: The Complete Ayres for the Theatre (CDS44381/3)
    Disc 1 Track 31
    Release date: September 2009
    3CDs Boxed set (at a special price)
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