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The Resource Dido and Aeneas, and music for plays & masques, Purcell

Dido and Aeneas, and music for plays & masques, Purcell

Label
Dido and Aeneas, and music for plays & masques
Title
Dido and Aeneas, and music for plays & masques
Statement of responsibility
Purcell
Creator
Contributor
Librettist
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
  • eng
Member of
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 Jan. 3-5, 1996 in Mechanics Hall, Worcester, Mass
Form of composition
operas
Format of music
not applicable
Language note
Sung in English (1st work)
PerformerNote
Nancy Maultsby, Laura Tucker, Donna Ames, mezzo-sopranos ; Susannah Waters, Saron Baker, Margaret O'Keefe, sopranos ; Russel Braun, baritone ; Richard Clement, tenor ; Boston Baroque ; Martin Pearlman, director
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1652-1715,
  • 1945-
  • 1659-1695
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Tate, Nahum
  • Maultsby, Nancy
  • Tucker, Laura
  • Ames, Donna
  • Waters, Susannah
  • Baker, Sharon
  • O'Keefe, Margaret
  • Braun, Russel
  • Clement, Richard
  • Pearlman, Martin
  • Purcell, Henry
  • Boston Baroque (Musical group)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dido
  • Aeneas
Label
Dido and Aeneas, and music for plays & masques, Purcell
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Opera in three acts with a libretto by Nahum Tate (1st work); incidental music
  • Compact disc
  • Program notes in English, German, and French, and libretto with German translation (51 p.) inserted in outer container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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)
Control code
36217757
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
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)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Dido and Aeneas, and music for plays & masques, Purcell
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Opera in three acts with a libretto by Nahum Tate (1st work); incidental music
  • Compact disc
  • Program notes in English, German, and French, and libretto with German translation (51 p.) inserted in outer container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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)
Control code
36217757
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
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)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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