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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 Fairy Queen
SIGCD615Download only 10 April 2020 Release
Purcell: The Complete Ayres for the Theatre
CDS44381/33CDs Boxed set (at a special price)
Purcell: Mr Henry Purcell's Most Admirable Composures
CDH55303Archive Service
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]
No 01: Prelude
Track 1 on SIGCD615 CD1 [1'41] Download only 10 April 2020 Release
No 02: Hornpipe
Track 2 on SIGCD615 CD1 [1'01] Download only 10 April 2020 Release
No 03: Air
Track 3 on SIGCD615 CD1 [1'22] Download only 10 April 2020 Release
No 04: Rondeau
Track 4 on SIGCD615 CD1 [1'36] Download only 10 April 2020 Release
No 05: Overture
Track 5 on SIGCD615 CD1 [1'32] Download only 10 April 2020 Release
No 06. Prelude & Song: Come, let us leave the town
Track 6 on SIGCD615 CD1 [2'43] Download only 10 April 2020 Release
No 07. Scene of the drunken poet & Songs: Fill up the bowl (Poet/Fairies/chorus)
Track 7 on SIGCD615 CD1 [6'18] Download only 10 April 2020 Release
No 08. First Act Tune: Jig
Track 8 on SIGCD615 CD1 [1'08] Download only 10 April 2020 Release
No 09. Prelude & Song: Come all ye songsters
Track 9 on SIGCD615 CD1 [2'09] Download only 10 April 2020 Release
No 10: Symphony in imitation of birds
Track 10 on SIGCD615 CD1 [1'17] Download only 10 April 2020 Release
No 11. Song: May the God of Wit inspire
Track 11 on SIGCD615 CD1 [1'18] Download only 10 April 2020 Release
No 12: Symphony in imitation of an echo
Track 12 on SIGCD615 CD1 [1'52] Download only 10 April 2020 Release
No 13. Chorus: Now join your warbling voices all
Track 13 on SIGCD615 CD1 [0'33] Download only 10 April 2020 Release
No 14. Song, Chorus & Dance: Sing while we trip it (Fairy/chorus)
Track 14 on SIGCD615 CD1 [2'11] Download only 10 April 2020 Release
No 15. Prelude & Song: See, even Night herself is here (Night)
Track 15 on SIGCD615 CD1 [5'06] Download only 10 April 2020 Release
No 16. Song: I am come to lock all fast (Mystery)
Track 16 on SIGCD615 CD1 [1'38] Download only 10 April 2020 Release
No 17. Prelude & Song: One charming night (Secrecy)
Track 17 on SIGCD615 CD1 [2'26] Download only 10 April 2020 Release
No 18. Song & Chorus: Hush, no more (Sleep/chorus)
Track 18 on SIGCD615 CD1 [4'15] Download only 10 April 2020 Release
No 19: Dance for the followers of Night
Track 19 on SIGCD615 CD1 [1'40] Download only 10 April 2020 Release
No 20. Second Act Tune: Air
Track 20 on SIGCD615 CD1 [1'35] Download only 10 April 2020 Release
No 21. Prelude, Song & Chorus: If love's a sweet passion (Nymph/Fawn/chorus)
Track 21 on SIGCD615 CD1 [5'23] Download only 10 April 2020 Release
No 22: Symphony while the swans come forward
Track 22 on SIGCD615 CD1 [2'22] Download only 10 April 2020 Release
No 23: Dance for the fairies
Track 23 on SIGCD615 CD1 [0'42] Download only 10 April 2020 Release
No 24: Dance for the green men
Track 24 on SIGCD615 CD1 [1'39] Download only 10 April 2020 Release
No 25. Song: Ye gentle spirits of the air (Nymph)
Track 25 on SIGCD615 CD1 [5'37] Download only 10 April 2020 Release
No 26. Prelude & Dialogue: Now the maids and the men are making of hay (Coridon/Mopsa)
Track 26 on SIGCD615 CD1 [3'49] Download only 10 April 2020 Release
No 27: Dance for the haymakers
Track 27 on SIGCD615 CD1 [0'54] Download only 10 April 2020 Release
No 28. Prelude & Song: When I have often heard young maids complaining (Nymph)
Track 28 on SIGCD615 CD1 [2'30] Download only 10 April 2020 Release
No 29. Song & Chorus: A thousand, thousand ways
Track 29 on SIGCD615 CD1 [2'03] Download only 10 April 2020 Release
No 30. Third Act Tune: Hornpipe
Track 30 on SIGCD615 CD1 [1'08] Download only 10 April 2020 Release
No 31: Symphony
Track 1 on SIGCD615 CD2 [6'12] Download only 10 April 2020 Release
No 32. Song & Chorus: Now the night is chas'd away (1st Attendant/chorus)
Track 2 on SIGCD615 CD2 [2'04] Download only 10 April 2020 Release
No 33. Song: Let the fifes and the clarions (2nd Attendant/3rd Attendant)
Track 3 on SIGCD615 CD2 [1'16] Download only 10 April 2020 Release
No 34: Symphony for the entry of Phoebus
Track 4 on SIGCD615 CD2 [0'33] Download only 10 April 2020 Release
No 35. Prelude & Song: When a cruel long winter (Phoebus)
Track 5 on SIGCD615 CD2 [2'52] Download only 10 April 2020 Release
No 36. Chorus: Hail! Great parent of us all
Track 6 on SIGCD615 CD2 [2'01] Download only 10 April 2020 Release
No 37. Prelude & Song: Thus the ever grateful Spring (Spring)
Track 7 on SIGCD615 CD2 [2'00] Download only 10 April 2020 Release
No 38. Prelude & Song: Here's the Summer (Summer)
Track 8 on SIGCD615 CD2 [1'48] Download only 10 April 2020 Release
No 39. Prelude & Song: See my many colour'd fields (Autumn)
Track 9 on SIGCD615 CD2 [3'15] Download only 10 April 2020 Release
No 40. Song: Next, Winter comes slowly (Winter)
Track 10 on SIGCD615 CD2 [2'38] Download only 10 April 2020 Release
No 41. Chorus: Hail! Great parent of us all
Track 11 on SIGCD615 CD2 [2'05] Download only 10 April 2020 Release
No 42. Fourth Act Tune: Air
Track 12 on SIGCD615 CD2 [1'15] Download only 10 April 2020 Release
No 43. The Plaint: O let me weep
Track 13 on SIGCD615 CD2 [7'52] Download only 10 April 2020 Release
No 44. Prelude & Song: Thrice happy lovers (Juno)
Track 14 on SIGCD615 CD2 [4'10] Download only 10 April 2020 Release
No 45: Entry dance
Track 15 on SIGCD615 CD2 [1'25] Download only 10 April 2020 Release
No 46: Symphony
Track 16 on SIGCD615 CD2 [1'05] Download only 10 April 2020 Release
No 47. Song: Thus the gloomy world (Chinese Man)
Track 17 on SIGCD615 CD2 [4'50] Download only 10 April 2020 Release
No 48. Prelude, Song & Chorus: Thus happy and free (Chinese Woman/chorus)
Track 18 on SIGCD615 CD2 [1'16] Download only 10 April 2020 Release
No 49. Song: Yes, Daphne (Chinese Man)
Track 19 on SIGCD615 CD2 [2'38] Download only 10 April 2020 Release
No 50: Dance for the monkeys
Track 20 on SIGCD615 CD2 [1'01] Download only 10 April 2020 Release
No 51. Song: Hark how all things with one sound rejoice (2nd Woman)
Track 21 on SIGCD615 CD2 [2'07] Download only 10 April 2020 Release
No 52. Song & Chorus: Hark the echoing air a triumph sings (1st Woman/chorus)
Track 22 on SIGCD615 CD2 [2'27] Download only 10 April 2020 Release
No 53. Song & Chorus: Sure the dull God of Marriage (1st Woman/2nd Woman/chorus)
Track 23 on SIGCD615 CD2 [3'01] Download only 10 April 2020 Release
No 54: Prelude as Hymen enters
Track 24 on SIGCD615 CD2 [0'47] Download only 10 April 2020 Release
No 55. Song: See, I obey (Hymen/1st Woman/2nd Woman)
Track 25 on SIGCD615 CD2 [4'07] Download only 10 April 2020 Release
No 56. Song & Chorus: They shall be as happy as they're fair (1st Woman/2nd Woman/Hymen/chorus)
Track 26 on SIGCD615 CD2 [2'10] Download only 10 April 2020 Release
No 57. Chaconne: Dance for Chinese Man and Woman
Track 27 on SIGCD615 CD2 [2'40] Download only 10 April 2020 Release
Song: One charming night
Track 14 on CDH55303 [2'13] Archive Service
Song: The Plaint  O, let me forever weep
Track 8 on CDH55303 [7'32] Archive Service
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)

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