The Resource Dido and Aeneas : and, music for plays & masques, Purcell., (sound recording ;)

Dido and Aeneas : and, music for plays & masques, Purcell., (sound recording ;)

Label
Dido and Aeneas : and, music for plays & masques
Title
Dido and Aeneas
Title remainder
and, music for plays & masques
Statement of responsibility
Purcell.
Creator
Contributor
Conductor
Librettist
Performer
Vocalist
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • engfreger
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Accompanying matter
libretto or text
Cataloging source
TWU
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1659-1695
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Purcell, Henry
Date time place
Recorded in Mechanics Hall, Worcester, Mass., Jan. 3-5, 1996
Form of composition
operas
Format of music
not applicable
Language note
Sung in English
PerformerNote
In the 1st work: Susannah Waters, Sharon Baker, Margaret O'Keefe, sopranos ; Nancy Maultsby, Laura Tucker, Donna Ames, mezzo-sopranos ; Richard Clement, tenor ; Russell Braun, baritone. In all works: Boston Baroque ; Martin Pearlman, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1652-1715
  • 1968-
  • 1945-
  • 1659-1695
  • 1659-1695
  • 1659-1695
  • 1659-1695
  • 1659-1695
  • 1659-1695
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Tate, Nahum
  • Waters, Susannah
  • Baker, Sharon
  • O'Keefe, Margaret
  • Maultsby, Nancy
  • Tucker, Laura
  • Ames, Donna
  • Clement, Richard
  • Braun, Russell
  • Pearlman, Martin
  • Virgil
  • Purcell, Henry
  • Purcell, Henry
  • Purcell, Henry
  • Purcell, Henry
  • Purcell, Henry
  • Purcell, Henry
  • Boston Baroque (Musical group)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Operas
  • Dido (Legendary character)
  • Aeneas (Legendary character)
  • Incidental music
Label
Dido and Aeneas : and, music for plays & masques, Purcell., (sound recording ;)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • The 1st work an opera in 3 acts
  • Libretto of the 1st work by Nahum Tate; based on the Aeneid by Virgil
  • Compact disc
  • Program notes in English, German, and French and libretto of the 1st work with French and German translations (51 p.) inserted in container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Music for plays & masques. Abdelazer, or The moor's revenge. Overture (3:00) ; Rondeau (1:22) ; Air (1:19) -- The Gordian knot unty'd. Minuet (1:30) ; Air (1:12) -- Timon of Athens. Curtain tune on a ground (1:57) -- The fairy queen. Rondeau (1:28) ; Hornpipe (:56) ; Overture (1:26) ; Dance for the fairies (1:04) ; Chaconne (2:34) -- The married beau. Hornpipe on a ground (1:24)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Other control number
8940804242
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
CD-80424
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)36217757
Tape configuration
twelve track
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Dido and Aeneas : and, music for plays & masques, Purcell., (sound recording ;)
Publication
Note
  • The 1st work an opera in 3 acts
  • Libretto of the 1st work by Nahum Tate; based on the Aeneid by Virgil
  • Compact disc
  • Program notes in English, German, and French and libretto of the 1st work with French and German translations (51 p.) inserted in container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Music for plays & masques. Abdelazer, or The moor's revenge. Overture (3:00) ; Rondeau (1:22) ; Air (1:19) -- The Gordian knot unty'd. Minuet (1:30) ; Air (1:12) -- Timon of Athens. Curtain tune on a ground (1:57) -- The fairy queen. Rondeau (1:28) ; Hornpipe (:56) ; Overture (1:26) ; Dance for the fairies (1:04) ; Chaconne (2:34) -- The married beau. Hornpipe on a ground (1:24)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Other control number
8940804242
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
CD-80424
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)36217757
Tape configuration
twelve track
Tape width
not applicable

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