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4:12 Welcome To All the Pleasures - May 14th

Henry Purcell welcomes us all to all the pleasures with this piece for a countertenor: Here the Deities Approve!

More on Purcell in http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Henry_Purcell

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Something Different For Few Minutes

Purcell & Charpentier: Te Deum

Schola Cantorum of Cardinal Vaughan Memorial School
Spiritato!  Iestyn Davies
St John’s, Smith Square. 29 April 2015

Purcell: Suite from Abdelazer, Jehova Quam Multi Sunt Hostes Mei, Te Deum and Jubilate in D.  487 more words

Early Music Reviews

Eastertide: Short Service

At Choral Evensong on Sunday 3rd May, the Choral Scholars will sing the Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis from the Short Service by English composer Thomas Weelkes (1576-1623). 220 more words

All Saints Fulham

Highbrow in Hull - Baroque Celebrations

I’d been the only attendee on the event page on facebook, thankfully that was not the case in reality. Tonight the City Hall rang out to the sound of Bach, Vivaldi, Handel and Purcell, performed by… 740 more words

Art Blogs

Purcell - Dido and Aeneas / Les Violons du Roy / Carnegie Hall 4-12-15

I was reminded of one thing during this concert, and I think I may have learned a second thing. The first is the difference between your average run of the mill good but not stunning soprano voice and your international-stardom-and-obsessive-fanbase-creating voice. 835 more words