album

Purcell: Songs and Airs

42 songs (2 hours and 31 minutes)
Disc 1
1
O Solitude! Z.406a
Nancy Argenta/Richard Boothby
5:24
2
Tyrannic Love, Z.613: Ah! how sweet it is to love
Nancy Argenta/Richard Boothby/Paul Nicholson
1:51
3
Not all my torments can your pity move, Z.400
Nancy Argenta/Nigel North/Paul Nicholson
2:24
4
Stripp'd of their green, Z.444
Nancy Argenta/Nigel North/Richard Boothby/Paul Nicholson
3:25
5
Tell me, some pitying Angel, Z.196
Nancy Argenta/Nigel North/Richard Boothby/Paul Nicholson
7:10
6
If music be the food of love, Z.379
Nancy Argenta/Richard Boothby/Paul Nicholson
3:21
7
The Fairy Queen, Z.629: Hark! the echoing air
Nancy Argenta/Nigel North/Richard Boothby/Paul Nicholson
2:11
8
The fatal hour comes on apace, Z.421
Nancy Argenta & Nigel North
4:00
9
In cassum, Lesbia, Z.383
Nancy Argenta/Nigel North/Paul Nicholson
7:19
10
Pausanias, Z.585: Sweeter than roses
Nancy Argenta/Nigel North/Richard Boothby
2:59
11
Cupid, the slyest rogue alive, Z.367
Nancy Argenta/Nigel North/Richard Boothby/Paul Nicholson
2:35
12
From silent shades, Z.370
Nancy Argenta/Nigel North/Richard Boothby/Paul Nicholson
4:13
13
The Tempest, Z.631: Dear pretty youth
Nancy Argenta/Nigel North/Richard Boothby
1:58
14
From rosy bow'rs, Z.578
Nancy Argenta/Nigel North/Richard Boothby/Paul Nicholson
5:45
15
Now that the sun hath veiled his light, Z. 193
Nancy Argenta & Paul Nicholson
5:24
16
Sophonisba, Z.590: Beneath a poplar's shadow
Nancy Argenta/Nigel North/Richard Boothby
1:58
17
I attempt from love's sickness to fly, Z. 630
Nancy Argenta & Paul Nicholson
2:01
18
Let us dance, Z.627
Nancy Argenta/Nigel North/Robert Woolley/Paul Nicholson
1:28
19
King Arthur, Z. 628: Fairest isle
Nancy Argenta & Nigel North
2:37
20
O Solitude! Z406
Nancy Argenta & Nigel North
6:11
Disc 2
1
Nymphs and Shepherds, Z.600
Nancy Argenta/Nicholas Robinson/Trevor Jones/Nigel North/Richard Boothby
2:12
2
Amidst the shades and cool refreshing streams, Z.355
Nancy Argenta & Nigel North
3:05
3
Love in their little veins inspires, Z.632
Nancy Argenta/Rachel Beckett/Marion Scott/Richard Boothby/Nigel North
1:31
4
Fly swift, ye hours, Z.369
Nancy Argenta/Richard Boothby/Nigel North/John Toll
5:24
5
The Indian Queen, Z.629: They tell us that your mighty powers
Nancy Argenta/Nicholas Robinson/Fiona Huggett/Trevor Jones/Richard Boothby/Nigel North
3:22
6
The Plaint: O let me weep, Z.629
Nancy Argenta/Nicholas Robinson/Richard Boothby/Nigel North/John Toll
8:12
7
In the black, dismal dungeon of despair, Z.190
Nancy Argenta & John Toll
3:59
8
See, even Night herself is here, Z.629
Nancy Argenta/Nicholas Robinson/Fiona Huggett/Trevor Jones
4:52
9
The Indian Queen, Z.630: Why should men quarrel?
Nancy Argenta/Rachel Beckett/Marion Scott/Richard Boothby/John Toll
1:26
10
The Indian Queen, Z.630: Seek not to know
Nancy Argenta/Paul Goodwin/Sophia McKenna/Richard Boothby/Nigel North/John Toll
3:56
11
King Richard the Second, Z.581: Retir'd from mortals' sight
Nancy Argenta & Nigel North
4:08
12
To arms, heroic Prince, Z.600
Nancy Argenta
3:10
13
Bonduca, Z.574: O lead me to some peaceful gloom
Nancy Argenta/Richard Boothby/Nigel North/John Toll
2:51
14
The Tempest, Z.631: Halcyon Days
Nancy Argenta/Nicholas Robinson/Richard Boothby/Nigel North/John Toll
2:57
15
Bid the Virtues
Nancy Argenta/Paul Goodwin/Richard Boothby/Nigel North/John Toll
2:57
16
A Divine Hymn, Z.192: Lord, what is man?
Nancy Argenta/Richard Boothby/Nigel North/John Toll
5:34
17
Oedipus, Z. 583: Music for a while
Nancy Argenta & John Toll
3:55
18
If music be the food of love, Z. 379 (1st setting)
Nancy Argenta, Richard Boothby & John Toll
2:05
19
A Scotch Song, Z.412: Sawney is a bonny lad
Nancy Argenta & Nigel North
1:49
20
When I have often heard young maids complaining, Z.629
Nancy Argenta/Nicholas Robinson/Fiona Huggett/Richard Boothby/Nigel North/John Toll
3:14
21
Theodosius, Z.606: Ah! Cruel, bloody fate
Nancy Argenta/Nigel North/John Toll
2:28
22
Dido and Aeneas, Z.626: Thy hand, Belinda ... When I am laid in earth
Nancy Argenta/Nicholas Robinson/Fiona Huggett/Trevor Jones/Richard Boothby/Nigel North
4:24