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Purcell: Dido and Aeneas

Janet Baker (Dido), Raimund Herincx (Aeneas), Patricia Clark (Belinda), Monica Sinclair (Sorceress)

English Chamber Orchestra, Anthony Singers, Anthony Lewis

listening to Janet Baker as Dido in her celebrated recording made at the dawn of her career, in 1962, still leaves one breathless with admiration and moved to the core by her combination of glorious... More…

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Contents

 Excerpt, Purcell: Dido and Aeneas

16:17
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  • English Chamber Orchestra, The St. Anthony Singers
  • Anthony Lewis
  • Thurston Dart (continuo), Eileen Poulter (soprano), Raimund Herincx (baritone), Patricia Clarke (soprano), Dame Janet Baker (mezzo-soprano)

Overture

2:17
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"Shake the clouds from off your brow"

1:02
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"Ah! Belinda, I am prest"

4:40
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"Whence could so much virtue spring?"

2:00
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"Fear no danger"

1:32
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"See, your Royal Guest appears"

4:46
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Purcell: Dido and Aeneas / Act 2

18:01
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  • English Chamber Orchestra, The St. Anthony Singers
  • Anthony Lewis
  • Thurston Dart (continuo), Eileen Poulter (soprano), Rhianon James (soprano), Patricia Clarke (soprano), Dame Janet Baker (mezzo-soprano), Dorothy Dorow (soprano), Catherine Wilson (soprano), Monica Sinclair (mezzo-soprano), Raimund Herincx (baritone)

"Wayward sisters"

3:10
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"Ruin'd ere the set of sun!"

4:55
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Ritornelle - "Thanks to these lonesome vales"

3:33
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"Oft she visits"

2:22
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"Behold, upon my bending spear"

1:21
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"Stay, Prince" - "Jove's commands shall be obey'd"

2:40
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 Excerpt, Purcell: Dido and Aeneas

18:29
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  • English Chamber Orchestra, The St. Anthony Singers
  • Anthony Lewis
  • Thurston Dart (continuo), Raimund Herincx (baritone), John Mitchinson (tenor), Rhianon James (soprano), Patricia Clarke (soprano), Catherine Wilson (soprano), Dame Janet Baker (mezzo-soprano), Monica Sinclair (mezzo-soprano)

Prelude - "Come away, fellow sailors" - Sailors' dance

2:30
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"See the flags"-"Destruction's our delight-The Witches'

3:24
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"Your counsel all is urged in vain"

3:26
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"But Death alas!".."When I am laid in earth"

6:27
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"With drooping wings"

2:42
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