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Purcell: Dido and Aeneas

Jessye Norman, Thomas Allen, Marie McLaughlin, Patricia Kern, Helen Walker, Della Jones, Elizabeth Gale, Patrick Power & Derek Lee Ragin

English Chamber Orchestra, Raymond Leppard

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 Excerpt, Purcell: Dido and Aeneas

Work length2:09
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  • English Chamber Orchestra
  • Raymond Leppard
  • Recorded: 1985-05
  • Recording Venue: Walthamstow Assembly Hall, London

Overture

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Purcell: Dido and Aeneas / Act 1

Work length15:42
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  • Marie McLaughlin (soprano), Jessye Norman (soprano), Elizabeth Gale (soprano), Thomas Allen (baritone)
  • English Chamber Orchestra Chorus, English Chamber Orchestra
  • Raymond Leppard
  • Recorded: 1985-05
  • Recording Venue: Walthamstow Assembly Hall, London

"Shake the cloud from off your brow"

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"Ah! Belinda, I am prest with torment"

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"Whence could so much virtue spring?...Fear no danger"

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"See, your Royal Guest...If not for mine...To the hills and the vales...The Triumphing Dance

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Purcell: Dido and Aeneas / Act 2

Work length18:26
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  • Patricia Kern (mezzo-soprano), Marie McLaughlin (soprano), Elizabeth Gale (soprano), Derek Lee Ragin (counter-tenor), Helen Walker (soprano), Thomas Allen (baritone), Della Jones (mezzo-soprano), Jessye Norman (soprano)
  • English Chamber Orchestra, English Chamber Orchestra Chorus
  • Raymond Leppard
  • Recorded: 1985-05
  • Recording Venue: Walthamstow Assembly Hall, London

Prelude for the witches

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"Wayward sisters...But ere we this perform"

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"In our deep vaulted cell" - Echo Dance of the Furies

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Ritornelle - "Thanks to these lonesome vales"

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"Oft she visits...Behold, upon my bending spear"

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"Stay, Prince...Jove's commands shall be obey'd"

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Purcell: Dido and Aeneas / Act 3

Work length11:37
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  • Patricia Kern (mezzo-soprano), Jessye Norman (soprano), Patrick Power (tenor), Helen Walker (soprano), Marie McLaughlin (soprano), Della Jones (mezzo-soprano), Thomas Allen (baritone)
  • English Chamber Orchestra Chorus, English Chamber Orchestra
  • Raymond Leppard
  • Recorded: 1985-05
  • Recording Venue: Walthamstow Assembly Hall, London

Prelude - "Come away, fellow sailors"

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The sailor's Dance..."See the flags...Destruction'sour delight" - The Witches' Dance

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"Your counsel all is urged in vain...But death, alas"

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Purcell: Dido and Aeneas, Z.626 / Act 3

Work length5:23
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  • Jessye Norman (soprano)
  • English Chamber Orchestra
  • Raymond Leppard
  • Recorded: 1985-05
  • Recording Venue: Walthamstow Assembly Hall, London

"Thy hand, Belinda...When I am laid in earth"

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Purcell: Dido and Aeneas / Act 3

Work length4:45
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  • English Chamber Orchestra Chorus, English Chamber Orchestra
  • Raymond Leppard
  • Recorded: 1985-05
  • Recording Venue: Walthamstow Assembly Hall, London

"With drooping wings"

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