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Purcell: Dido and Aeneas
Purcell: Dido and Aeneas (Philips 442 8334)
SKU: 12329
AU $8.95

Label: Philips Cat. No.: 442 8334 Medium: CD No. Discs: 1
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Reissued to mark Sir Colin Davis's 80th birthday, this sublime Philips recording of Dido and Aeneas makes a welcome return to the catalogue. The honeyed sound of its protagonists - Josephine Veasey (whom Sir Colin also chose as the Dido for his recording of Berlioz's Les Troyens) and John Shirley-Quirk - is offset by a chaste-sounding Helen Donath and a superbly characterised Sorceress from Bainbridge.

"fresh and enjoyable" - Penguin Guide to CDs.

A Philips Eloquence CD.

Artists: Josephine Veasey, John Shirley-Quirk, Helen Donath, Elizabeth Bainbridge, Delia Wallis, Gillian Knight, Sir Thomas Allen, John Alldis Choir
Composers: Purcell.
Conductors: Sir Colin Davis.
Orchestras: Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields.
Tracks: HENRY PURCELL (1659-1695)
Dido and Aeneas

Jospehine Veasey - Dido
John Shirley-Quirk - Aeneas
Helen Donath - Belinda
Elizabeth Bainbridge - Sorceress
Delia Wallis - Lady & First Witch
Gillian Knight - Second Witch
Sir Thomas Allen - Sailor
John Alldis Choir
Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Kenneth Heath, cello • Robin McGee, double-bass
John Constable, harpsichord, organ continuo
Neville Marriner, leader
Sir Colin Davis
Medium: CD
No. of Discs: 1
SKU #: 12329
Label: Philips
Catalog #: 442 8334
Price: AU $8.95   

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