Henry Purcell (1659 - 1695)
: Vocal music

17 Entries

If Music Be the Food of Love - Z 379
scoring: A (Harpsichord)
What is the meaning of these icons?   8
If Music Be the Food of Love - Z 379
scoring: ATB
What is the meaning of these icons?   5
Curtain Tune On A Ground
source: The History of Timon of Athens - Z 632 (London 1695)
scoring: SSAB
What is the meaning of these icons?    6
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)
What is the meaning of these icons?    11
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)
What is the meaning of these icons?    11
Still I’m wishing
source: The Prophetess (The History of Dioclesian) (1690) - Z 627
scoring: AATB or AAAB (Harpsichord)
What is the meaning of these icons?   4
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)
What is the meaning of these icons?    6
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)
What is the meaning of these icons?  7
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
What is the meaning of these icons?   6
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)
6
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
What is the meaning of these icons?   5
Symphony and Ciaccona
source: Orpheus Britannicus. A collection of all the choicest songs for one, two, and three voices (London 1706)
scoring: ATTB
What is the meaning of these icons?   10
1. Overture
source: Dido and Aeneas (1688) - Z 626
scoring: ATB (Bc)
What is the meaning of these icons?   7
2. Ah! My Anna
source: Dido and Aeneas (1688) - Z 626
scoring: C (Bc)
What is the meaning of these icons?   6
6. Fear no danger to ensue
source: Dido and Aeneas (1688) - Z 626
scoring: SSATB
What is the meaning of these icons?   5
34. When I am laid in earth
source: Dido and Aeneas (1688) - Z 626
scoring: SATB or SSAB (Bc)
What is the meaning of these icons?    18
38. With drooping wings ye Cupids come
source: Dido and Aeneas (1688) - Z 626
scoring: ATB or TBL (Bass instrument)
What is the meaning of these icons?  8