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Songs and music
|Named Person:||Mary, Queen of England; Mary, Queen of England|
|Document Type:||Sound Recording|
|Music Type:||Anthems; Canzonas; Marches; Songs|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Martin Neary; Emma Kirkby; Evelyn Tubb; Michael Chance; Ian Bostridge; Stephen Richardson, (Bass); Simon Birchall; Henry Purcell; John Blow; Thomas Tollett; James Paisible; Thomas Morley; Westminster Abbey. Choir.; New London Consort.
|Notes:||Complete music for Queen Mary's funeral newly assembled and edited.
Compact disc; digital recording.
Program notes in English, French and German and texts with English translations of the Latin (32 p.) inserted in container.
|Performer(s):||Emma Kirkby, Evelyn Tubb, sopranos ; Michael Chance, countertenor ; Ian Bostridge, tenor ; Stephen Richardson, Simon Birchall, basses ; Westminster Abbey Choir ; New London Consort ; Martin Neary, organ, harpsichord, director.|
|Event notes:||Recorded in Westminster Abbey May 2-6, July 19, 1994.|
|Description:||1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.|
|Contents:||I was glad ; Praise the Lord, O Jerusalem / Purcell --
Whilst he abroad does like the sun ; The sullen years are past / John Blow --
Stript of their green our groves appear ; Ode for Queen Mary's birthday: Symphony ; Chorus: Now does the glorious day appear ; Verse: Not any one such joy could bring ; Tenor solo: This does our fertile island with glory crown ; Chorus: Now does the glorious day appear ; Bass solo: It was a work of full as great a weight ; Countertenor solo: By beauteous softness mixt with majesty ; Verse: Her hero, to whose conduct and whose arms ; Verse: Our dear religion ; Tenor solo: No more shall we the great Eliza boast ; Symphony ; Chorus: Now with one united voice ; O dive custos : elegy on the death of Queen Mary ; Incassum, Lesbia : the queen's epicedium / Purcell --
The queen's farewell. March / Thomas Tollet --
The queen's farewell. March / James Paisible --
March / Purcell --
The burial service: I am the resurrection / Thomas Morley ; Thou knowest, Lord ; Canzona / Purcell ; I heard a voice / Morley.
|Other Titles:||Ode for Queen Mary's birthday.
Celebration of the life and death of Queen Mary