John Eliot Gardiner
Album

Purcell: King Arthur, Music for Queen Mary, Hail! Bright Cecilia, Timon of Athens, Dioclesian, The Indian Queen & The Tempest

John Eliot Gardiner

165 SONGS • 7 HOURS AND 1 MINUTE • DEC 18 2007

1
King Arthur, Z. 628: Overture
01:49
2
King Arthur, Z. 628: Air
01:30
3
King Arthur, Z. 628: Overture to Act 1
01:18
4
King Arthur, Z. 628, Act 1: "Woden, first to thee ... To Woden, our defender" (Contralto, Tenor, Baritone, Chorus)
03:39
5
King Arthur, Z. 628, Act 1: "The lot is cast, and Tanfan pleas'd" (Soprano)
00:32
6
King Arthur, Z. 628, Act 1: "Brave souls, to be renown'd in story" (Chorus)
02:21
7
King Arthur, Z. 628, Act 1: "I call you all to Woden's Hall" (Countertenor, Chorus)
02:02
8
King Arthur, Z. 628, Act 1: "Come if you dare" (Tenor, Chorus)
03:41
9
King Arthur, Z. 628, Act 2: "Hither, this way, this way bend" (Philidel, Chorus)
02:12
10
King Arthur, Z. 628, Act 2: "Let not a moonborn elf mislead ye" (Grimbald)
01:15
11
King Arthur, Z. 628, Act 2: "Hither, this way, this way bend" (Chorus)
00:37
12
King Arthur, Z. 628, Act 2: "Come, follow me" (Philidel, Sopranos, Spirits, Chorus)
02:26
13
King Arthur, Z. 628, Act 2: "How blest are shepherds, how happy their lasses" (Shepherd, Chorus)
06:36
14
King Arthur, Z. 628, Act 2: "Shepherd, leave decoying" (Shepherdesses)
02:11
15
King Arthur, Z. 628, Act 2: "Come, shepherds, lead up a lively measure" (Chorus)
01:38
16
King Arthur, Z. 628, Act 2: Air
00:57
17
King Arthur, Z. 628, Act 3: "What ho! thou genius of this isle" (Cupid)
01:22
18
King Arthur, Z. 628, Act 3: "What power art thou" (Cold Genius)
02:51
19
King Arthur, Z. 628, Act 3: "Thou doting fool, forbear, forbear!" (Cupid)
01:03
20
King Arthur, Z. 628, Act 3: "Great Love, I know thee now" (Cold Genius)
00:54
21
King Arthur, Z. 628, Act 3: "No part of my dominion shall be waste" (Cupid)
00:55
22
King Arthur, Z. 628, Act 3: "See, see, we assemble" (Chorus)
03:26
23
King Arthur, Z. 628, Act 3: 'Tis I that have warm'd ye ... 'Tis Love that has warm'd us" (Cupid, Chorus)
02:01
24
King Arthur, Z. 628, Act 3: "Sound a parley, ye fair, and surrender" (Cupid, Cold Genius, Chorus)
03:44
25
King Arthur, Z. 628, Act 3: Hornpipe
00:41
26
King Arthur, Z. 628, Act 4: "Two daughters of this aged stream are we" (Sirens)
02:41
27
King Arthur, Z. 628, Act 4: "How happy the lover ... For love ev'ry creature" (Nymphs, Men, Chorus)
06:10
28
King Arthur, Z. 628, Act 4: Air
00:52
29
King Arthur, Z. 628, Act 5: Trumpet tune No. 1
00:46
30
King Arthur, Z. 628, Act 5: "Ye blust'ring brethren of the skies" (Aeolus)
02:50
31
King Arthur, Z. 628, Act 5: Symphony
01:40
32
King Arthur, Z. 628, Act 5: "Round thy coast, fair nymph of Britain" (Nereid, Pan, Chorus)
03:19
33
King Arthur, Z. 628, Act 5: "For folded flocks, and fruitful plains" (Countertenor, Tenor, Baritone)
02:43
34
King Arthur, Z. 628, Act 5: "Your hay it is mow'd" (Comus, Men)
03:00
35
King Arthur, Z. 628, Act 5: "Fairest isle" (Venus)
04:07
36
King Arthur, Z. 628, Act 5: "You say 'tis Love" (She, He)
05:26
37
King Arthur, Z. 628, Act 5: Trumpet tune No. 2
00:35
38
King Arthur, Z. 628, Act 5: "St George the patron of our isle! ... Our natives not alone appear" (Honour, Chorus)
02:01
39
King Arthur, Z. 628, Act 5: Chaconne
03:25
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Come ye Sons of Art, Z. 323: II. "Come, ye Sons of Art, come away" (Countertenor, Chorus)
01:59
42
Come ye Sons of Art, Z.323: III "Sound the trumpet" (Counter-Tenors)
02:27
43
Come ye Sons of Art, Z.323: IV "Come, ye Sons of Art, come away" (Chorus)
01:22
44
Come, Ye Sons of Art Away, Z. 323: V. Strike the Viol (Counter-Tenor)
04:45
45
Come ye Sons of Art, Z.323: VI "The day that such a blessing" (Bass, Chorus)
02:32
46
Come ye Sons of Art, Z.323: VII "Bid the Virtues" (Soprano)
03:31
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Come ye Sons of Art, Z.323: VIII "These, are the sacred charms" (Bass)
01:40
48
Come ye Sons of Art, Z.323: IX "See Nature, rejoicing" (Soprano, Bass, Chorus)
02:59
49
Funeral Sentences for the death of Queen Mary II, Z.27: I March
02:17
50
Funeral Sentences for the death of Queen Mary II, Z. 27: II. Man That Is Born
03:49
51
Funeral Sentences for the death of Queen Mary II, Z.27: III Canzona
01:44
52
Funeral Sentences for the death of Queen Mary II, Z. 27: IV. In the midst of life
05:55
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Funeral Sentences for the death of Queen Mary II, Z.27: V Canzona
00:52
54
Funeral Sentences for the death of Queen Mary II, Z.27: VI "Thou knowest, Lord, the secrets of our Hearts"
02:25
55
Funeral Sentences for the death of Queen Mary II, Z.27: VII March
02:22
56
Hail! Bright Cecilia, Z. 328 "Ode to St Cecilia": Symphony
09:37
5758
Hail! Bright Cecilia, Z. 328 "Ode to St Cecilia": Duet. "Hark Each Tree"
03:59
59
Hail! Bright Cecilia, Z. 328 "Ode to St Cecilia": Aria. "'Tis Nature's Voice"
04:12
60
Hail! Bright Cecilia, Z. 328 "Ode to St Cecilia": Chorus. "Soul of the World"
02:32
61
Hail! Bright Cecilia, Z. 328 "Ode to St Cecilia": Aria. "Thou Tun'st This World"
05:13
62
Hail! Bright Cecilia, Z. 328 "Ode to St Cecilia": Trio. "With That Sublime Celestial Lay"
03:06
63
Hail! Bright Cecilia, Z. 328 "Ode to St Cecilia": Aria. "Wondrous Machine"
02:16
64
Hail! Bright Cecilia, Z. 328 "Ode to St Cecilia": Aria. "The Airy Violin"
01:22
65
Hail! Bright Cecilia, Z. 328 "Ode to St Cecilia": Duet. "In Vain the Am'rous Flute"
06:17
66
Hail! Bright Cecilia, Z. 328 "Ode to St Cecilia": Aria. "The Fife and All the Harmony of War"
03:01
67
Hail! Bright Cecilia, Z. 328 "Ode to St Cecilia": Duet. "Let These Amongst Themselves Contest"
02:31
68
Hail! Bright Cecilia, Z. 328 "Ode to St Cecilia": Final Chorus. "Hail! Bright Cecilia"
04:25
69
Timon of Athens, Z.632 : Overture to The Masque
02:42
70
Timon of Athens, Z.632 : I "Hark! how the songsters of the grove" (Two Nymphs)
01:41
71
Timon of Athens, Z.632: II "Love in their little veins inspires" (Nymph)
01:23
72
Timon of Athens, Z.632: The Masque "But ah! how much are our delights" (Two Nymphs, Shepherd)
01:12
73
Timon of Athens, Z.632: IV "Hence with your trifling deity!" (A Bacchanal) "But over us no griefs prevail" (Three Bacchanals)
02:32
74
Timon of Athens, Z.632: V "Come all, come all to me" (Cupid)
01:11
75
Timon of Athens, Z.632: VI "Who can resist" (Chorus)
01:34
76
Timon of Athens, Z.632: VII "Return, revolting rebels!" (Bacchus)
01:46
77
Timon of Athens, Z.632: VIII "The care of lovers" (A Nymph)
01:38
78
Timon of Athens, Z.632: IX "Love quickly is pall'd" (A Bacchanal)
01:03
79
Timon of Athens, Z.632: X "Come, let us agree" (Cupid, Bacchus, Chorus)
01:57
80
Timon of Athens, Z.632: Curtain Tune
02:17
81
Dioclesian, Z.627 : First Music
02:22
82
Dioclesian, Z.627: Second Music
01:26
83
Dioclesian, Z.627: Overture to Act 1
04:14
84
Dioclesian, Z.627, Act 1: First Act Tune
00:42
85
Dioclesian, Z.627, Act 2: "Great Diocles" (Bass, Chorus)
02:17
86
Dioclesian, Z.627, Act 2: "Charon, the peaceful shade" (Woman) "Let all mankind the pleasure share" (Chorus, Soprano, Bass)
04:24
87
Dioclesian, Z.627, Act 2: "Let the soldiers rejoice" (Tenor, Chorus)
01:53
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Dioclesian, Z.627, Act 2: "Since the tolis " (Tenor) "Let the priests" (Soprano, Tenor, Bass, Chorus)
05:11
90
Dioclesian, Z.627, Act 2: Dance of Furies
03:21
91
Dioclesian, Z.627, Act 2: Second Act Tune
00:40
92
Dioclesian, Z.627, Act 3: Chaconne
02:35
93
Dioclesian, Z.627, Act 3: "When first I saw" (Soprano)
02:29
94
Dioclesian, Z.627, Act 3: The Chair Dance
01:19
95
Dioclesian, Z.627, Act 3: "What shall I do" (Soprano)
05:24
96
Dioclesian, Z.627, Act 3: Third Act Tune
00:37
97
Dioclesian, Z.627, Act 4: Butterfly Dance
02:12
98
Dioclesian, Z.627, Act 4: Trumpet Tune
00:33
99
Dioclesian, Z.627, Act 4: "Sound, Fame" (Tenor, Chorus)
05:19
100
Dioclesian, Z.627, Act 4: Fourth Act Tune
00:34
101
Dioclesian, Z.627, Act 5: Country Dance
00:53
102
Dioclesian, Z.627, Act 5: Prelude to The Masque: "Call the Nymphs" (Cupid, Chorus)
02:38
103
Dioclesian, Z.627, Act 5: "Come, come away" (A Bacchanalian, A Silvan)
01:03
104
Dioclesian, Z.627, Act 5: Prelude & Chorus: "Behold, O mightiest of Gods"
03:59
105
Dioclesian, Z.627, Act 5: "Ah the sweet delights of love" (2 Wood-Gods)
01:49
106
Dioclesian, Z.627, Act 5: "Let monarchs fight" (A Faun)
02:18
107
Dioclesian, Z.627, Act 5: "Since from my dear" (Another Faun)
02:44
108
Dioclesian, Z.627, Act 5: "Make room" (Two of Bacchus' followers, Bacchus) "Give to every one" (Tenor, Bass, Chorus) Dance of Bacchanals
04:09
109
Dioclesian, Z.627, Act 5: One of Cupid's Followers (Tenor)
05:06
110
Dioclesian, Z.627, Act 5: "Tell me why my charming fair" (Shepherd, Shepherdess)
06:11
111
Dioclesian, Z.627, Act 5: Dance
01:00
112
Dioclesian, Z.627, Act 5: "All our days" (Tenor, Chorus) "Let us dance" (Soprano)
04:39
113
Dioclesian, Z.627, Act 5: "Triumph, victorious love" (Tenor, Tenor, Bass, Chorus)
04:56
114
The Indian Queen, Z.630, Act 1: First Air
01:19
115
The Indian Queen, Z.630, Act 1: Second Air
01:08
116
The Indian Queen, Z.630, Act 1: First Hornpipe
00:53
117
The Indian Queen Z.630, Act 1: Second Hornpipe
01:23
118
The Indian Queen, Z.630, Act 1: Adagio
01:43
119
The Indian Queen, Z.630, Act 1: Allegro
01:53
120
The Indian Queen Z.630, Act 1: Trumpet Tune
00:46
121
The Indian Queen, Z.630, Act 1: "Wake, Quivera" (Boy)
02:13
122
The Indian Queen, Z.630, Act 1: "Why should men quarrel" (Girl)
01:28
123
The Indian Queen, Z.630, Prologue to Act 1: "By ancient prophecies" (Girl, Boy)
04:29
124
The Indian Queen, Z.630, Prologue to Act 1: Trumpet Tune
00:47
125
The Indian Queen, Z.630, Act 2: Canzona
02:07
126
The Indian Queen, Z.630, Act 2: Adagio
01:51
127
The Indian Queen, Z.630, Act 2: Allegro
00:57
128
The Indian Queen, Z.630, Act 2: "I come to sing great Zempoalla Story" (Fame)
00:56
129
The Indian Queen, Z.630, Act 2: "What flattering noise is this" (Envy, 1st & 2nd follower)
00:42
130
The Indian Queen, Z.630, Act 2: "Scorn'd Envy, here's nothing" (Fame)
01:02
131
The Indian Queen, Z.630, Act 2: "I fly from the place" (Envy)
01:06
132
The Indian Queen, Z.630, Act 2: "Begone, curst fiends of Hell" (Fame)
00:40
133
The Indian Queen, Z.630, Act 2: "I come to sing" (Fame)
01:26
134
The Indian Queen, Z.630, Act 3: Air
00:40
135
The Indian Queen, Z.630, Act 3: Minuet
01:31
136
The Indian Queen, Z.630, Act 3: "Ye twice ten hundred deities" (Ismeron)
05:28
137
The Indian Queen, Z.630, Act 3: Symphony for hautboys
01:04
138
The Indian Queen, Z.630, Act 3: "Seek not to know" (God of Dreams)
02:53
139
The Indian Queen, Z.630, Act 3: Trumpet Overture
03:01
140
The Indian Queen, Z.630, Act 3: "Ah, how happy are we" (1st & 2nd aerial spirits)
02:33
141
The Indian Queen, Z.630, Act 3: "We the spirits of the Air" (3rd & 4th aerial spirits)
01:29
142
The Indian Queen, Z.630, Act 3: "I attempt from love's sickness" (Soprano)
01:47
143
The Indian Queen, Z.630, Act 3: Air (Spirits of the air, Chorus)