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The Resource Dido and Aeneas : a tragic opera in three acts, composed A.D. 1675, by Henry Purcell; now first printed, edited by G. Alex Macfarren

Dido and Aeneas : a tragic opera in three acts, composed A.D. 1675, by Henry Purcell; now first printed, edited by G. Alex Macfarren

Label
Dido and Aeneas : a tragic opera in three acts
Title
Dido and Aeneas
Title remainder
a tragic opera in three acts
Statement of responsibility
composed A.D. 1675, by Henry Purcell; now first printed, edited by G. Alex Macfarren
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
TSW
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1659-1695
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Purcell, Henry
Literary text for sound recordings
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1652-1715
  • 1813-1887
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Tate, Nahum
  • Macfarren, G. A.
  • Musical Antiquarian Society
Series statement
Musical Antiquarian Society. Publications
Series volume
[4]
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dido
  • Operas
  • Operas
  • Dido (Legendary character)
  • Aeneas (Legendary character)
  • Operas
  • Aeneas
Label
Dido and Aeneas : a tragic opera in three acts, composed A.D. 1675, by Henry Purcell; now first printed, edited by G. Alex Macfarren
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Libretto by Nahum Tate
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
notated music
Content type code
  • ntm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Act I Scene 1 - Overture -- Act I Scene 1 - Aria: 'Shake the cloud' -- Act I Scene 1 - Chorus: 'Banish sorrow ...' -- Act I Scene 1 - Aria: 'Ah! Belinda ...' -- Act I Scene 1 - Recit: 'Grief increases by concealing ...' -- Act I Scene 1 - Chorus: 'When monarchs unite ...' -- Act I Scene 1 - Recit: 'Whence could so much virtue spring?' -- Act I Scene 1 - Duet: 'Fear no danger to ensue ...' -- Act I Scene 1 - Recit: 'See, your royal guest appears ...' -- Act I Scene 1 - Chorus: 'Cupid only throws the dart ...' -- Act I Scene 1 - Recit: 'If not for mine ...' -- Act I Scene 1 - Aria: 'Pursue thy conquest, Love ...' -- Act I Scene 1 - Chorus: 'To the hills and the vales ...' -- Act I Scene 1 - The Triumphing Dance -- Act I Scene 2 - Recit: 'Wayward sisters' -- Act I Scene 2 - Chorus: 'Harm's our delight ...' -- Act I Scene 2 - Recit: 'The Queen of Carthage ...' -- Act I Scene 2 - Recit: 'Ruin'd ere the set of sun?' -- Act I Scene 2 - Duet: 'But ere we this perform ...' -- Act I Scene 2 - Chorus: 'In our deep vaulted cell ...' -- Act I Scene 2 - Echo Dance of Furies -- Act II - Ritornelle -- Act II - Aria: 'Thanks to these lonesome vales ...' -- Act II - Aria: 'Oft she visits this loved mountain ...' -- Act II - Recit: 'Behold, upon my bending spear ...' -- Act II - Aria: 'Haste, haste to town ...' -- Act II - Recit: 'Stay, Prince, and hear ...' -- Act III - Aria and Chorus: 'Come away, fellow sailors ...' -- Act III - The Sailors Dance -- Act III - Recit: 'See, see the flags ...' -- Act III - Aria: 'Our next motion ...' -- Act III - Chorus: 'Destruction's our delight ...' -- Act III - The Witches Dance -- Act III - Recit: 'Your counsel all is urg'd in vain ...' -- Act III - Chorus: 'Great minds against themselves conspire ...' -- Act III - Recit: 'Thy hand Belinda ...' -- Act III - Aria: 'When I am laid in earth ...' -- Act III - Chorus: 'With drooping wings ...'
Control code
2052805
Dimensions
39 cm
Extent
1 score (58 pages)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)1264702
Label
Dido and Aeneas : a tragic opera in three acts, composed A.D. 1675, by Henry Purcell; now first printed, edited by G. Alex Macfarren
Publication
Note
Libretto by Nahum Tate
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
notated music
Content type code
  • ntm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Act I Scene 1 - Overture -- Act I Scene 1 - Aria: 'Shake the cloud' -- Act I Scene 1 - Chorus: 'Banish sorrow ...' -- Act I Scene 1 - Aria: 'Ah! Belinda ...' -- Act I Scene 1 - Recit: 'Grief increases by concealing ...' -- Act I Scene 1 - Chorus: 'When monarchs unite ...' -- Act I Scene 1 - Recit: 'Whence could so much virtue spring?' -- Act I Scene 1 - Duet: 'Fear no danger to ensue ...' -- Act I Scene 1 - Recit: 'See, your royal guest appears ...' -- Act I Scene 1 - Chorus: 'Cupid only throws the dart ...' -- Act I Scene 1 - Recit: 'If not for mine ...' -- Act I Scene 1 - Aria: 'Pursue thy conquest, Love ...' -- Act I Scene 1 - Chorus: 'To the hills and the vales ...' -- Act I Scene 1 - The Triumphing Dance -- Act I Scene 2 - Recit: 'Wayward sisters' -- Act I Scene 2 - Chorus: 'Harm's our delight ...' -- Act I Scene 2 - Recit: 'The Queen of Carthage ...' -- Act I Scene 2 - Recit: 'Ruin'd ere the set of sun?' -- Act I Scene 2 - Duet: 'But ere we this perform ...' -- Act I Scene 2 - Chorus: 'In our deep vaulted cell ...' -- Act I Scene 2 - Echo Dance of Furies -- Act II - Ritornelle -- Act II - Aria: 'Thanks to these lonesome vales ...' -- Act II - Aria: 'Oft she visits this loved mountain ...' -- Act II - Recit: 'Behold, upon my bending spear ...' -- Act II - Aria: 'Haste, haste to town ...' -- Act II - Recit: 'Stay, Prince, and hear ...' -- Act III - Aria and Chorus: 'Come away, fellow sailors ...' -- Act III - The Sailors Dance -- Act III - Recit: 'See, see the flags ...' -- Act III - Aria: 'Our next motion ...' -- Act III - Chorus: 'Destruction's our delight ...' -- Act III - The Witches Dance -- Act III - Recit: 'Your counsel all is urg'd in vain ...' -- Act III - Chorus: 'Great minds against themselves conspire ...' -- Act III - Recit: 'Thy hand Belinda ...' -- Act III - Aria: 'When I am laid in earth ...' -- Act III - Chorus: 'With drooping wings ...'
Control code
2052805
Dimensions
39 cm
Extent
1 score (58 pages)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)1264702

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