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Boyce: Ode for St Cecilia's Day

Patrick Burrowes (treble), William Purefoy (alto), Andrew Watts (countertenor), Richard Edgar-Wilson (tenor), Michael George (bass-baritone)

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

Presto CD

$16.00

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Contents

Boyce: Ode for St Cecilia's Day / Part 1 / 1. Overture

Work length6:49
  • Hanover Band
  • Graham Lea-Cox
  • Recorded: 1999-05-30
  • Recording Venue: The Old Market, Hove

1. Vivace - Adagio - Allegro

Track length3:33

2. Gavot: Andante

Track length1:36

3. Minuetto allegro

Track length1:40

Boyce: Ode for St Cecilia's Day / Part 1

Work length25:54
  • William Purefoy (alto), Michael George (bass-baritone), Patrick Burrowes (treble), Richard Edgar-Wilson (tenor)
  • Choir of New College Oxford, Hanover Band
  • Graham Lea-Cox
  • Recorded: 1999-05-30
  • Recording Venue: The Old Market, Hove

2. Chorus: See Fam'd Apollo and the Nine

Track length3:17

3. Duet: Immortal Love, with Tuneful Lyres

Track length6:39

4. Recitative: Aloft the Strains Melodious Swiftly Fly

Track length0:46

5. Aria: When a Tender, Virtuous Passion

Track length3:16

6. Recitative: Hark! The Loud Trumpet Calls a Youth to Arms

Track length0:49

7. Aria: The Hero Whom a Fair One Fires

Track length4:46

8. Recitative: Ah! Say, Could Painting, Could the Weeping Muse

Track length0:33

9. Aria: What Cruel Pangs the Lover Feels

Track length3:55

10. Recitative: Thus, Whilst the Muse Love's Boundless Influence Sings

Track length0:13

11. Chorus: Sprung From Gods, Immortal Love

Track length1:40

Boyce: Ode for St Cecilia's Day / Part 2

Work length44:42
  • Patrick Burrowes (treble), Andrew Watts (counter-tenor), Michael George (bass-baritone), William Purefoy (alto), Richard Edgar-Wilson (tenor)
  • Hanover Band, Choir of New College Oxford
  • Graham Lea-Cox
  • Recorded: 1999-05-30
  • Recording Venue: The Old Market, Hove

12. Overture: Largo - Allegro

Track length3:21

13. Chorus: Hail Harmony!

Track length4:20

14. Aria: Gracious Power, To Thee We Owe

Track length1:26

15. Recitative: At Music's Sacred Name

Track length0:42

16. Aria: With Celestial Glory Crown'd

Track length3:24

17. Recitative: Mortals In Hymns Of Tuneful Joy

Track length4:58

18. Aria: Music, Gently Soothing Power

Track length5:57

19. Recitative: Pleas'd the Celestial Visitant Surveys

Track length0:47

20. Duet: As Nature With The Sun Revives

Track length3:37

21. Aria: The Captive Bound In Rankling Chains

Track length6:17

22. Recitative: The Melting Theme Transports Each Mortal Breast

Track length0:29

23. Aria: Music Can The Passions Raise

Track length1:35

24. Recitative: Now The Aetherial Lyrist Sweeps The Strings

Track length0:14

25. Aria: Mortals Scorn The Boasted Nine

Track length2:23

26. Recitative: Leave Transient Joys, And Raise The Theme

Track length1:32

Allegro: Thus Will Your Hymns, Like Incense Rise

Track length0:23

27. Chorus: Display His Goodness, Hail His Might

Track length3:17