skip to content
Songs and airs Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Songs and airs

Author: Henry Purcell; Nancy Argenta; Nigel North; Richard Boothby, violist.; Paul Nicholson, (Organist)
Publisher: [Holland] : EMI Records Ltd. / Virgin Classics, 2001.
Series: Veritas
Edition/Format:   Music CD : CD audio : EnglishView all editions and formats
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Excerpts
Material Type: Music
Document Type: Sound Recording
Music Type: Songs; Operas
All Authors / Contributors: Henry Purcell; Nancy Argenta; Nigel North; Richard Boothby, violist.; Paul Nicholson, (Organist)
OCLC Number: 49734296
Notes: Songs, in part excerpts from operas or incidental music; archlute, baroque guitar, viola da gamba, harpsichord, chamber organ acc., separately or in various combinations.
Sung in English or Latin.
Notes, Adeʹlaïde de Place; translation, Hugh Graham.
Performer(s): Nancy Argenta, soprano ; Nigel North, archlute, theorbo, baroque guitar ; Richard Boothby, viola da gamba ; Paul Nicholson, harpsichord, chamber organ; John Toll, harpsichord.
Event notes: Recorded Oct. 1992 (CD1) & July 1995 (CD2), London, Abbey Road Studios.
Description: 2 audio discs (152 min.) : digital, stereo ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: Compact disc.
Contents: CD1. O solitude (5:26) --
Ah! how sweet it is to love (1:52) --
Not all my torments (2:24) --
Stripp'd of their green (3:25) --
Tell me, some pitying angel (7:10) --
If music be the food of love (3:21) --
Hark! hark! the echoing air (2:11) --
The fatal hour comes on apace (4:01) --
Incassum, Lesbia (7:21) --
Sweeter than roses (2:59) --
Cupid, the slyest rogue alive (2:35) --
From silent shades (4:13) --
Dear pretty youth (1:59) --
From rosy bow'rs (5:45) --
Now that the sun hath veil'd his light (5:20) --
Beneath a poplar's shadow (1:58) --
I attempt from love's sickness to fly (2:03) --
Let us dance (1:29) --
Fairest isle (2:37) --
O solitude (6:14) --
CD2. Nymphs and Shepherds (2:12) --
Amidst the shades and cool refreshing streams (3:05) --
Love in their little veins inspires (1:31) --
Fly swift, ye hours (5:24) --
They tell us that your mighty powers (3:22) --
The Plaint: O let me weep (8.12) --
In the black, dismal dungeon of dispair (3:59) --
See, even Night herself is here (4:52) --
Why should men quarrel? (1:36) --
Seek not to know (3:56) --
Retir'd from mortals' sight (4:08) --
To arms, heroic Prince (3:10) --
O lead me to some peaceful gloom (2:51) --
Halcyon days (2:57) --
Bid the virtues (2:57) --
Bid the virtues (2:57) --
Lord, what is man? --
a Divine Hymn (5:34) --
Music for a while (3:56) --
If music be the food of love (1st setting)(2:06) --
Sawney is a bonny lad --
a Scotch Song (1:49) --
When I have often heard young maids complaining (3:14) --
Ah! cruel, bloody fate (2:27) --
Thy hand, Belinda ... When I am laid in earth (4:24).
Series Title: Veritas
Other Titles: Songs.
Responsibility: Purcell.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/49734296> # Songs and airs
    a bgn:CD, schema:CreativeWork, schema:MusicAlbum ;
   library:oclcnum "49734296" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/xxu> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/232866312#Place/holland> ; # Holland
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/789.8/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1046203> ; # Operas--Excerpts
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1126138> ; # Songs (High voice) with continuo
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/M1620> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/968569> ; # Incidental music--Excerpts
   schema:byArtist <http://viaf.org/viaf/85376603> ; # Nancy Argenta
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/284007892> ; # (Organist) Paul Nicholson
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/32192033> ; # violist. Richard Boothby
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/37102936> ; # Nigel North
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/5118737> ; # Henry Purcell
   schema:datePublished "2001" ;
   schema:description "CD1. O solitude (5:26) -- Ah! how sweet it is to love (1:52) -- Not all my torments (2:24) -- Stripp'd of their green (3:25) -- Tell me, some pitying angel (7:10) -- If music be the food of love (3:21) -- Hark! hark! the echoing air (2:11) -- The fatal hour comes on apace (4:01) -- Incassum, Lesbia (7:21) -- Sweeter than roses (2:59) -- Cupid, the slyest rogue alive (2:35) -- From silent shades (4:13) -- Dear pretty youth (1:59) -- From rosy bow'rs (5:45) -- Now that the sun hath veil'd his light (5:20) -- Beneath a poplar's shadow (1:58) -- I attempt from love's sickness to fly (2:03) -- Let us dance (1:29) -- Fairest isle (2:37) -- O solitude (6:14) -- CD2. Nymphs and Shepherds (2:12) -- Amidst the shades and cool refreshing streams (3:05) -- Love in their little veins inspires (1:31) -- Fly swift, ye hours (5:24) -- They tell us that your mighty powers (3:22) -- The Plaint: O let me weep (8.12) -- In the black, dismal dungeon of dispair (3:59) -- See, even Night herself is here (4:52) -- Why should men quarrel? (1:36) -- Seek not to know (3:56) -- Retir'd from mortals' sight (4:08) -- To arms, heroic Prince (3:10) -- O lead me to some peaceful gloom (2:51) -- Halcyon days (2:57) -- Bid the virtues (2:57) -- Bid the virtues (2:57) -- Lord, what is man? -- a Divine Hymn (5:34) -- Music for a while (3:56) -- If music be the food of love (1st setting)(2:06) -- Sawney is a bonny lad -- a Scotch Song (1:49) -- When I have often heard young maids complaining (3:14) -- Ah! cruel, bloody fate (2:27) -- Thy hand, Belinda ... When I am laid in earth (4:24)."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/232866312> ; # Songs.
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/232866312#Series/veritas> ; # Veritas
   schema:name "Songs and airs"@en ;
   schema:productID "49734296" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/49734296#PublicationEvent/holland_emi_records_ltd_virgin_classics_2001> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/232866312#Agent/emi_records_ltd_virgin_classics> ; # EMI Records Ltd. / Virgin Classics
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/49734296> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/232866312#Agent/emi_records_ltd_virgin_classics> # EMI Records Ltd. / Virgin Classics
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "EMI Records Ltd. / Virgin Classics" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1046203> # Operas--Excerpts
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Operas--Excerpts"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1126138> # Songs (High voice) with continuo
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Songs (High voice) with continuo"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/968569> # Incidental music--Excerpts
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Incidental music--Excerpts"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/284007892> # (Organist) Paul Nicholson
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Nicholson" ;
   schema:givenName "Paul" ;
   schema:name "(Organist) Paul Nicholson" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/32192033> # violist. Richard Boothby
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Boothby" ;
   schema:givenName "Richard" ;
   schema:name "violist. Richard Boothby" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/37102936> # Nigel North
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "North" ;
   schema:givenName "Nigel" ;
   schema:name "Nigel North" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/5118737> # Henry Purcell
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1659" ;
   schema:deathDate "1695" ;
   schema:familyName "Purcell" ;
   schema:givenName "Henry" ;
   schema:name "Henry Purcell" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/85376603> # Nancy Argenta
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Argenta" ;
   schema:givenName "Nancy" ;
   schema:name "Nancy Argenta" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/232866312> # Songs.
   schema:name "Songs." ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.