Annotation

Purcell selections recorded Apr 2000 at the American Academy of Arts & Letter, New York City, Bach Cantata BWV 199 recorded May 1997 at SUNY, Purchase, New York.
Mixed and mastered at SoundByte Productions, New York City.

Annotation last modified on 2009-03-22 17:04 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Oedipus: Act III "Music for a While"
Henry Purcell 3:22
2 The Indian Queen: Act III "I Attempt From Love's Sickness to Fly"
Henry Purcell 1:46
3 Tyrranic Love, or The Royal Martyr: Act IV "Ah! How Sweet It Is to Love"
Henry Purcell 2:52
4 Lord, What Is Man
Henry Purcell 5:37
5 The Fairy Queen: Act V "Hark! How All Things"
Henry Purcell 1:56
6 Cantata, BWV 199 "Mein Herze schwimmt im Blut": Recitativo "Mein Herze schwimmt im Blut"
Johann Sebastian Bach 2:06
7 Cantata, BWV 199 "Mein Herze schwimmt im Blut": Aria "Stumme Seufzer, stille Klagen"
Johann Sebastian Bach 8:20
8 Cantata, BWV 199 "Mein Herze schwimmt im Blut": Recitativo "Doch Gott mus mir genaig sein"
Johann Sebastian Bach 1:00
9 Cantata, BWV 199 "Mein Herze schwimmt im Blut": Aria "Tiefgebuckt und voller Reue"
Johann Sebastian Bach 7:28
10 Cantata, BWV 199 "Mein Herze schwimmt im Blut": Recitativo "Auf diese Schmerzens-Reu"
Johann Sebastian Bach 0:15
11 Cantata, BWV 199 "Mein Herze schwimmt im Blut": Chorale "Ich, dein betrubtes Kind"
Johann Sebastian Bach 1:41
12 Cantata, BWV 199 "Mein Herze schwimmt im Blut": Recitativo "Ich lege mich in diese Wunden"
Johann Sebastian Bach 0:47
13 Cantata, BWV 199 "Mein Herze schwimmt im Blut": Aria "Wie freudig ist mein Herz"
Johann Sebastian Bach 2:22
14 If Music be the Food of Love
Henry Purcell 3:48
15 The Blessed Virgin's Expostulation
Henry Purcell 7:38
16 An Evening Hymn
Henry Purcell 4:06

Credits

CD 1

composed in:
Weimar, Thüringen, Germany (1714) (tracks 6–13)
violin:
Krista Bennion Feeney (tracks 6–13)
Linda Quan (tracks 6–13)
cello:
Myron Lutzke (tracks 1–16)
oboe:
Peggy Pearson (tracks 6–13)
viola:
Lois Martin (tracks 6–13)
organ:
Arthur Haas (tracks 4, 6–13, 15–16)
bass:
John Feeney (tracks 6–13)
harpsichord:
Arthur Haas (tracks 1–3, 5, 14)
composer:
Henry Purcell (baroque composer) (tracks 1–5, 14–16)
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (1714) (tracks 6–13)
lyricist:
John Dryden (English poet) (tracks 1–3)
Dr. William Fuller (tracks 4, 16)
Johann Heermann (track 11)
Georg Christian Lehms (tracks 6–10, 12–13)
Elkanah Settle (Poet and playwright) (track 5)
Nahum Tate (track 15)
soprano vocals:
Dawn Upshaw (tracks 1–16)
part of:
arrangements:
An Evening Hymn, Z. 193 "Now that the sun hath veiled his light" (for voice and orchestra, Vaughan Williams) (track 16)
part of:
recording of:

Release

design/illustration: Hugo Simberg
editor: Dirk Sobotka
Max Wilcox (engineer/editor/producer)
engineer: Paul Zinman (engineer)
executive producer: Robert Hurwitz
graphic design: Timothy Hsu
Barbara de Wilde
liner notes: John Harbison
photography: Hannu Aaltonen
Joel Meyerowitz
producer: Karina Beznicki
Max Wilcox (engineer/editor/producer)
ASIN: US: B000059LXH [info]
stream for free: https://open.spotify.com/album/6JDtEbU0RBAMPsjzhS8GMF [info]