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Boyce: David's Lamentation over Saul and Jonathan (Dublin Version, 1744)

Patrick Burrowes (boy soprano), William Purefoy (alto boy), Andrew Watts (countertenor), Richard Edgar-Wilson (tenor), Michael George (bass-baritone), Pavlo Beznosiuk (leader)

Choir of New College Oxford, The Hanover Band, Graham Lea-Cox, Caroline Brown

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Contents

Boyce: David's Lamentation over Saul and Jonathan (Dublin Version, 1744)

Work length48:08
  • Patrick Burrowes (boy soprano), Pavlo Beznosiuk (leader), Michael George (bass-baritone), Andrew Watts (counter-tenor), William Purefoy (alto (boy)), Richard Edgar-Wilson (tenor)
  • Choir of New College Oxford, Hanover Band
  • Caroline Brown, Graham Lea-Cox
  • Recorded: 1999-05-28
  • Recording Venue: The Old Market, Hove

1. Overture: Largo - Presto allegro - Largo

Track length4:33

Overture: Affettuoso

Track length1:54

2. Chorus: Sing Sacred Prophet

Track length5:22

3. Recitative: How Saul was by the proud Philistines slain

Track length1:18

4. Aria: Israel is fall'n, is undone

Track length3:23

5. Recitative: David resum'd, his Soul afflicted

Track length1:24

6. Aria: Swift indulge thy cruel Aid

Track length2:08

7. Recitative: Seeing the King thus tortur'd

Track length1:27

8. Aria: Take this Bracelet, deck thine Arm

Track length2:14

9. Recitative: Struck as with Thunder, David rends his Clothes

Track length0:46

10. Chorus: For Saul, for Jonathan, they fast, they weep

Track length3:12

11. Recitative: David again, 'Whence art thou?'

Track length0:26

12. Aria: How cou'd Conscience hush her Stings

Track length2:33

13. Recitative: Then David the Amalekite survey'd

Track length1:38

14. Duet: Sad Israel! thy Beauty's Pride

Track length4:51

15. Recitative: Never, O never! let this Guilt

Track length0:21

16. Aria: On Thee, Mount Gilboa

Track length3:50

17. Chorus: Daughters of Israel, weep

Track length1:56

18. Recitative: How are the Mighty fallen! O how slain

Track length2:39

19. Chorus: How are the Mighty fallen!

Track length2:13

Boyce: Ode on St Cecilia's Day 'The Charms of Harmony Display'

Work length23:03
  • Patrick Burrowes (boy soprano), Pavlo Beznosiuk (leader), Michael George (bass-baritone), Andrew Watts (counter-tenor), William Purefoy (alto (boy)), Richard Edgar-Wilson (tenor)
  • Choir of New College Oxford, Hanover Band
  • Caroline Brown, Graham Lea-Cox
  • Recorded: 1999-05-28
  • Recording Venue: The Old Market, Hove

1. Overture: Allegro - (Moderato)

Track length1:47

Overture: Minuet

Track length4:29

2. Chorus: The Charms of Harmony display

Track length2:47

3. Aria: If the hopeless Lover's Heart

Track length2:42

4. Trio: Where Peace prevails and Plenty flows

Track length3:48

5. Aria: In War's fierce Alarms

Track length5:14

6. Chorus: Cecilia sings and strikes the Lyre

Track length2:16

Boyce: David's Lamentation (London Version, 1736)

Work length8:16
  • Patrick Burrowes (boy soprano), Pavlo Beznosiuk (leader), Michael George (bass-baritone), Andrew Watts (counter-tenor), William Purefoy (alto (boy)), Richard Edgar-Wilson (tenor)
  • Choir of New College Oxford, Hanover Band
  • Caroline Brown, Graham Lea-Cox
  • Recorded: 1999-05-28
  • Recording Venue: The Old Market, Hove

4. Aria: Israel is fall'n, is undone

Track length3:51

15. Recitative: Never, O never! Let this Guilt

Track length0:21

16. Aria: On thee, Mount Gilboa

Track length4:04