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Henry Purcell, Composer
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(1659 - 1695)  English composer, singer, and organist.  As a young boy, Purcell sang at the Chapel of King Charles II, and later rose to the position of organist at Westminster Abbey.  He wrote many works for the stage, but only one opera - Dido and Aeneas (1689), which is his masterpiece.  In the final 10 years of his short life he wrote well over 400 works, including most of his best known compositions.  The Ode for Saint Cecilia's Day, The Fairy Queen, and his Funeral Music for Queen Mary ...
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Purcell: Fairy Queen, Z 629: Suite N/A
Composer: Henry Purcell
Ensemble: Aulos Ensemble
Recording Date: Fri 20 Feb 2015
Intro / About... (0:53) N/A
I - Hornpipe (0:59) N/A
II - Rondeau (1:18) N/A
III - Prelude from Act II (0:35) N/A
IV - Prelude from Act I (1:45) N/A
V - Prelude from Act III (1:24) N/A
VI - Dance for the Haymakers (1:06) N/A
VII - Chaconne: Dance for the Chinese Man and Woman (3:00) N/A
Purcell: Hear my prayer, O Lord, Z 15 N/A
Composer: Henry Purcell
Ensemble: Phoenix Chorale
Recording Date: Sun 24 Feb 2019
Intro / About... (2:03) N/A
Hear my prayer, O Lord, Z 15 (2:38) N/A
17 Mar 2022
Lincoln Performance Hall