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The Echoing Air

The Music of Henry Purcell

Sylvia McNair (soprano)

The Academy of Ancient Music, Christopher Hogwood

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Purcell: The Staircase Overture, Z614

2:41
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  • Christopher Hogwood (harpsichord continuo), Laurence Dreyfus (cello), Paul O'Dette (archlute)

Purcell: If music be the food of love, Z379

3:15
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Purcell: Trumpet Tune "The Cebell"

1:08
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  • Christopher Hogwood (harpsichord continuo), Crispian Steele-Perkins (trumpet), Laurence Dreyfus (cello), Paul O'Dette (archlute)

Purcell: The Libertine or The Libertine Destroyed - incidental music, Z600

2:52
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To Arms, To Arms, Heroic Prince

2:52
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Purcell: To Arms, Z. 574, No. 15

1:22
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Purcell: Tell me, some pitying angel (The Blessed Virgin's Expostulation), Z196

7:04
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Purcell: Slow Air, Z. 603

1:45
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Purcell: The Indian Queen, Z. 630 / Act 2

0:38
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We Come to Sing

0:38
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Purcell: O lead me to some peaceful gloom (from Bonduca or The British Heroine, Z574)

2:48
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Purcell: O solitude, my sweetest choice, Z406

4:14
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Purcell: The Fairy Queen, Z.629 / Act 4

2:24
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Hark! Hark! the Echoing Air

2:24
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Purcell: The Indian Queen, Z. 630 / Act 2

0:40
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Trumpet Tune

0:40
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Purcell: Sweeter than Roses (from Pausanius, the Betrayer of his Country, Z585)

3:05
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 Excerpt, Purcell: King Arthur, Z628

1:58
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Fairest Isle

1:58
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Purcell: She That Would Gain a Faithfull Lover, Z. 414

2:59
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Purcell: Cupid, the slyest rogue alive, Z367

2:18
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Purcell: The Indian Queen, Z. 630 / Act 3

1:35
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I Attempt from Love's Sickness to Fly

1:35
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 Excerpt, Purcell: Abdelazer or The Moor's Revenge: incidental music, Z570

1:05
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Jig

1:05
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 Excerpt, Purcell: Oedipus: incidental music, Z583

3:12
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Music for a While

3:12
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Purcell: The fatal hour comes on apace, Z421

3:40
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Purcell: Dioclesian, Z. 627 / The Masque

1:34
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Hear, Mighty Love

1:34
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Purcell: The Fairy Queen, Z.629 / Act 5 / Epithalamium - Thrice happy Lovers

5:51
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Plainte: O, Let Me Weep

5:51
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Purcell: Chacony

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