Purcell & Blow
- An ode on the death of Mr. Henry Purcell and selected vocal
and instrumental works of Henry Purcell
- New York Pro Musica Antiqua Ensemble
Esoteric ES-519 [LP, mono]
Counterpoint/Esoteric CPT 519 [LP, mono]
Counterpoint/Esoteric CPTS 5519 [LP, electr. stereo]
Contrepoint MC 20055 [LP, mono, France]
John Blow (m) / John Dryden (t): An ode on the Death of
Mr. Henry Purcell
- Mark how the Lark and Linnet Sing...
But in the close of the Night (countertenor I & II)
- So ceas'd the rival Crew...
We beg not Hell...
The pow'r of Harmony (countertenor I - solo)
- The Heav'nly Choir...
Ye Brethern of the Lyre (countertenor I & II)
Henry Purcell: The Indian Queen (1695)
- Why should man quarrel
Henry Purcell: The Spanish Friar (1694):
- Whilst I with Grief (On Hearing Mistress Bracegirdle Song
"I Burn, I Burn")
Henry Purcell: Dioclesian (1698)
- Chaconne (two in one upon a ground), prel. Act III
- When the crock begins to crow
- How pleasant is the flowery plain
- What a Sad Fate is mine
- What can we poor females do
Henry Purcell: Come ye sons of art, away (1694)
- Strike the Viols
Playing time: ??' ??"
Valarie Lamoree (soprano; 4, 7, 8, 10), Russell Oberlin (counter-tenor;
1, 2, 3, 5, 7, 9, 11), Charles Bressler (countertenor; 1, 3), Arthur
Squires (tenor; 7, 8), Bernard Krainis (recorder; 6, 8, 11), John
Leonard (= LaNoue Davenport) (recorder; 6, 8, 11), Herman Chessid
(harpsichord; 5, 6, 7, 9, 10, 11), George Koutzen (cello; 5, 6, 7,
9, 10, 11)
Recording site and date:
North Baptist Church, New York, NY, USA [04/1953].
Rel.: May 1953
 Counterpoint / Esoteric CPT 1502 (or
ES-1502 on container) [LP, mono] A Baroque concert
 Counterpoint CPT 540 [LP, mono]
Children's Songs of Shakespeare's Time
-, , ,  VAI CD 1258 [CD]
John Blow: Ode - Henry Purcell: 17 Songs & Airs.
Everest 3145 [LPx7, mono] New York Pro
Musica Memorial edition.
Everest 6145 [LPx7, electr. stereo] New
York Pro Musica Memorial edition
Information from MELVYL and IUCAT (Counterpoint/Esoteric), James
Gollin and from owned LPs (Everest) & CD.
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