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"Hark the Echoing Air" From "The Fairy Queen"

Henry Purcell

"Hark the Echoing Air" From "The Fairy Queen"


Performers Christopher Monks (Conductor)
Orchestra of the Baroque
Elin Manahan Thomas (Soloist, soprano)

Composers Henry Purcell
* 1659, London, England, United Kingdom
† 21/11/1695, London, England, United Kingdom


Henry Purcell "The Fairy Queen"

Christopher Monks

Henry Purcell "The Fairy Queen"

Record Label Deux-Elles / DXL 1120

Year of production 2006

Henry Purcell
The Fairy-Queen. Semi-Opera In 5 Acts (Z 629)
1. 1. Symphony
2. 2. Come All Ye Songsters Of The Sky (Prelude And Song)
3. 3. Fill Up The Bowl (Scene Of The Drunken Poet)
4. 4. See, Even Night Her Self Is Here (Song)
5. 5. One Charming Night (Song)
6. 6. Hush, No More (Song And Chorus)
7. 7. Symphony While The Swans Come Forward
8. 8. Now The Maids And The Men (Dialogue Of Coridon And Mopsa)
9. 9. If Love's A Sweet Passion (Song And Chorus)
11. 11. Now The Night Is Chac'd Away (Song And Chorus)
12. 12. Let The Fifes, And The Clarions (Duet)
13. 13. See My Many Colour'd Fields (Song)
14. 14. Next Winter Comes Slowly (Song And Chorus)
15. 15. Hain! Great Parent Of Us All (Chorus)
16. 16. Yes, Xansi, In Your Looks I Find (Song)
18. 18. Sure The Dull God Of Marriage (Duet And Chorus)
19. 19. See, See, I Obey (Song)
20. 20. Turn The Thine Eyes (Duet)
21. 21. My Torch, Indeed (Song)
22. 22. They Shall Be As Happy (Trio)
23. 23. Dance For Chinese Man And Woman (Chaconne)
24. 24. They Shall Be As Happy (Chorus)