Henry Purcell (1659 - 1695)

45 Entries

A New Ground
scoring: A (Harpsichord)
A New Ground
scoring: ATB
Chaconne: 3 parts upon a Ground
scoring: AAA (Bc)
Come, come let us drink - Z 245, catch
scoring: SSSB (Bc ad libitum)
If Music Be the Food of Love - Z 379
scoring: A (Harpsichord)
If Music Be the Food of Love - Z 379
scoring: ATB
Air
source: Abdelazer (London 1695) - Z 570
scoring: A (Harpsichord)
Rondeau
source: Abdelazer (London 1695) - Z 570
scoring: SATL or SATB
Golden Sonata - Z 810
source: Ten sonatas in four parts (John Heptinstall, London 1697) [posthumous collection]
scoring: AA (Bc)
Curtain Tune On A Ground
source: The History of Timon of Athens - Z 632 (London 1695)
scoring: SSAB
Dance of Winds
source: The Tempest - Z 631 (London 1695)
scoring: A (Bc)
Chacony - Z 730 (c. 1678)
source: Add. MS 30930. British Library, London
scoring: ATB (Bc)
Love, thou can’st hear - Z. 396
source: Deliciae musicae. The first book (London 1695)
The basso continuo has been realised in full
scoring: A (Bc)
No, resistance is but vain - Incidental music to The Maid's Last Prayer -or- Any Rather Than Fail - Z. 601
source: Deliciae musicae. The first book (London 1695)
The basso continuo has been realised in full
scoring: AA (Bc)
15. Cibell
source: The second part of the division flute (London [1708])
scoring: A
Music for a While
source: Oedipus (1692) - Z 583
The basso continuo has been realised in full
scoring: A (Bc)
Music for a While
source: Oedipus (1692) - Z 583
scoring: ATB (Bass instrument)
The Trumpet Song, «To arms, heroic prince»
source: The Libertine destroy’d (1692) - Z 600
scoring: A (Harpsichord)
Chaconne for Flutes: Two in one upon a Ground
source: The Prophetess (The History of Dioclesian) (1690) - Z 627
scoring: AA (Bc)
Still I’m wishing
source: The Prophetess (The History of Dioclesian) (1690) - Z 627
scoring: AATB or AAAB (Harpsichord)
Come, let us leave the town
source: The Fairy-Queen (1692) - Z 629
scoring: ATB (Harpsichord)
Plaint, «O let me weep»
source: The Fairy-Queen (1692) - Z 629
scoring: A (Bc)
Prelude to «If Love's a sweet passion»
source: The Fairy-Queen (1692) - Z 629
scoring: SATB (Harpsichord ad libitum)
Suite
source: The Fairy-Queen (1692) - Z 629
scoring: SSAB
19. They tell us that you mighty powers above
source: The Indian Queen (1695) - Z 630
The basso continuo has been realised in full
scoring: ATB (Bass instrument, Harpsichord)
A Song in the Prophetess, «Since the toils and the hazards of war's at an end»
source: Orpheus Britannicus. A collection of all the choicest songs for one, two, and three voices (London 1706)
scoring: AA (Voice, Bc)
Charon the peaceful shade invites
source: Orpheus Britannicus. A collection of all the choicest songs for one, two, and three voices (London 1706)
scoring: AATB
Return fond Muse the thoughts of war
source: Orpheus Britannicus. A collection of all the choicest songs for one, two, and three voices (London 1706)
scoring: AAB (Alto, Bc)
Return fond Muse the thoughts of war
source: Orpheus Britannicus. A collection of all the choicest songs for one, two, and three voices (London 1706)
scoring: SSTB
Symphony and Ciaccona
source: Orpheus Britannicus. A collection of all the choicest songs for one, two, and three voices (London 1706)
scoring: ATTB
1. Overture
source: Dido and Aeneas (1688) - Z 626
scoring: ATB (Bc)
2. Ah! My Anna
source: Dido and Aeneas (1688) - Z 626
scoring: C (Bc)
6. Fear no danger to ensue
source: Dido and Aeneas (1688) - Z 626
scoring: SSATB
12. The Triumphing Dance
source: Dido and Aeneas (1688) - Z 626
scoring: TTB (Bass instrument)
21. Oft She Visits This Lov’d Mountain
source: Dido and Aeneas (1688) - Z 626
scoring: C (Bc)
34. When I am laid in earth
source: Dido and Aeneas (1688) - Z 626
scoring: SATB or SSAB (Bc)
38. With drooping wings ye Cupids come
source: Dido and Aeneas (1688) - Z 626
scoring: ATB or TBL (Bass instrument)
Chaconne
source: King Arthur, or The British Worthy (1691) - Z 628
scoring: A (Harpsichord)
Hornpipe
source: King Arthur, or The British Worthy (1691) - Z 628
scoring: SATB
Intro to the Duett «Sheperds, sheperds»
source: King Arthur, or The British Worthy (1691) - Z 628
scoring: ATB or TTB
Overture of the Third Act
source: King Arthur, or The British Worthy (1691) - Z 628
scoring: SATB
Passagaglia
source: King Arthur, or The British Worthy (1691) - Z 628
scoring: ATB (Bc)
Symphony
source: King Arthur, or The British Worthy (1691) - Z 628
scoring: AAA (Bc)
Symphony from «Fairest Isle» Song
source: King Arthur, or The British Worthy (1691) - Z 628
scoring: SATB
The Grand Dance
source: King Arthur, or The British Worthy (1691) - Z 628
scoring: ATB (Bc)