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O God, Thou Art My God

All Saints Fulham Choir will be singing an anthem by the English baroque composer Henry Purcell (1659-1695) on Sunday 14 September at Choral Evensong.

Purcell came from a musical family. 164 more words

All Saints Fulham

Homage to Henry Purcell

Henry Purcell:
Ode for the Birthday of Queen Mary
King Arthur
Music for the Funeral of Queen Mary

Ensemble La Fenice
Jean Tubéry

Clergy Court, Blackburn

Here are our images for the approved Clergy Court scheme for Blackburn. Designed by Purcell architects, this £7m suite of domestic buildings for the Cathedral Clergy is the final part of the £33m regeneration of Blackburn’s Cathedral Quarter. 10 more words

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Samuel Boden dans les Jardins

Tenor Samuel Boden gives a programme of Purcell and John Blow with musicians from Les Arts Florissants as part of the Dans les Jardins de William Christie… 8 more words


Thrice happy

One of my favourite summer activities is going to the Globe Theatre and, despite this being our third summer in New York, this will be the first year I haven’t managed to see any of their plays since 2002. 656 more words


Purcell's 'Ground'

When Purcell composed this Ground, he wasn’t on the ground at all. He was floating in an ethereal world in the clouds. You will be too when you listen to this delicate piece of music played on the classical guitar by Nataly Makovskaya.

Baroque Music

Too Few Notes? I Think Not! - or - Modest Melodies: Their Might

I have long been enthralled by what, to me, is a great piece of music featuring a melody (and often harmony) that is so simple. By simple, I mean, involving just a few notes. 1,198 more words