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composer: Henry Purcell (baroque composer) (1689)
librettist: Nahum Tate
Wikidata: Q3376991 [info]
arrangements: Dido and Aeneas, Z. 626: Act III "Thy Hand Belinda" / Dido's Lament "When I am Laid in Earth" (arr. Henry Wood)
later versions: Remember Me
orchestrations: Dido's Lament
Suite of Five Pieces: IV. When I am Laid in Earth
part of: Dido and Aeneas, Z. 626: Act III (number)
referred to in medleys: Suite

Recordings

Date Title Attributes Artist Length
performance
1948-05-29 Dido and Aeneas, Z. 626, Act III: Thy hand, Belinda … When I am laid in earth Kirsten Flagstad 4:58
1952-03-15 – 1952-03-28 Act III Scene 2: When I am laid in earth (Dido) Kirsten Flagstad 3:59
1967-10 Dido and Æneas: Act III. “Thy hand, Belinda” / “When I am laid in earth” Kammerorchester des Norddeutschen Rundfunks, Charles Mackerras 5:53
1985-05 Dido and Aeneas: Act III, Scene 2. “Thy hand, Belinda … When I am laid in earth” Jessye Norman, English Chamber Orchestra, Raymond Leppard 5:23
1988-07 Dido and Aeneas, Z.626, Act 3: "Thy hand, Belinda...When I am laid in earth" Anne Sofie von Otter, The English Concert, Trevor Pinnock 4:22
1988 Didon et Énée: "Thy hand, Belinda" (Mort de Didon) Anne Sofie von Otter, The English Concert, Trevor Pinnock 4:27
1989-06 – 1989-07 Dido and Aeneas, Z. 626: Act III, Scene II. "Thy hand, Belinda" / "When I am laid in earth" St. James' Baroque, Ivor Bolton 4:26
1992-09 Dido and Aeneas: Act III. “Thy hand Belinda” / “When I am laid in earth” Catherine Bott, Academy of Ancient Music, Christopher Hogwood 4:06
1994-09 Dido’s lament Taverner Players, Andrew Parrott 3:42
1995-03-27 – 1995-03-29 Dido and Aeneas: Act III, Scene 2. "When I am laid in earth" (Dido) Collegium Musicum 90, Richard Hickox 3:53
1996-01-03 – 1996-01-05 Dido and Aeneas: Act III. Scene II. The Palace: “Thy hand Belinda” / “When I am laid in earth” Nancy Maultsby, Boston Baroque, Martin Pearlman 4:09
1998-10-03 – 1998-10-05 Dido and Aeneas, Z 626: Act III "Thy Hand Belinda" / Dido's Lament "When I am Laid in Earth" Barbara Bonney 4:40
2001 Dido & Æneas, Akt III: "When I am laid in earth" Barbara Bonney, Christopher Hogwood, Academy of Ancient Music 4:37
2006-03-31 Dido and Aeneas: Dido's Lament partial Sally-Anne Russell, The Australian Opera and Ballet Orchestra, Thomas Woods 4:09
2008-06-23 – 2008-06-25 “Thy hand, Belinda, darkness shades me” – “When I am laid in earth” Margaret Faultless, Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment 5:05
2015-06 Dido and Aeneas: Act III. “When I Am Laid in Earth” (Dido’s Lament) Pumeza Matshikiza, Aarhus Symfoniorkester, Tobias Ringborg 3:50
2016-03-13 – 2016-03-20 Dido and Aeneas, Z. 626: Act III. “Thy hand, Belinda… When I am laid in earth” (Dido) Joyce DiDonato, Il Pomo d’Oro, Maxim Emelyanychev 5:03
2016-04 – 2016-05 Dido's Lament Ruby Hughes, Jonas Nordberg, Mime Yamahiro-Brinkmann 4:56
2017-02-20 – 2017-02-22 Dido’s Lament instrumental Thierry Escaich, Romain Leleu 3:35
'Thy hand, Belinda... When I am laid in earth' from 'Dido and Aeneas' Lorraine Hunt, Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra, Nicholas McGegan 4:05
Dido & Aeneas - When I am laid in Earth English Chamber Choir, English Chamber Orchestra, Raymond Leppard 3:48
Dido & Aeneas Act III: When I am laid in earth (Dido) Lynne Dawson, Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, René Jacobs 4:04
Dido & Aeneas: Act III. "Thy Hand Belinda" / "When I Am Laid in Earth" Dame Janet Baker, Thurston Dart, English Chamber Orchestra, Sir Anthony Lewis 5:07
Dido & Aeneas: Thy hand, Belinda . . . When I am laid in earth Denyce Graves, Münchner Rundfunkorchester, Maurizio Barbacini 5:00
Dido & Aeneas: When I Am Laid in Earth Susan Graham, Le Concert d'Astrée, Emmanuelle Haïm 6:01
Dido And Aeneas, Act 3, Scene 2: When I Am Laid In Earth (Dido) (Susan Graham and Le Concert d'Astrée feat. conductor Emmanuelle Haïm) Susan Graham, Le Concert d'Astrée, Emmanuelle Haïm 3:55
Dido and Aeneas, Z. 626: Act 3. "Thy hand, Belinda" … "When I am laid in earth" Jürgen Jürgens, Tatiana Troyanos, Kammerorchester des Norddeutschen Rundfunks, Charles Mackerras 5:47
Dido and Aeneas, Z. 626: Act III, 37. Ground, Aria and Ritornello “When I am laid in earth” (Dido) Taverner Choir, Andrew Parrott 3:24
Dido and Aeneas, Z. 626: Act III, Scene II. "When I am laid in earth" (Dido) Susan Graham, Le Concert d'Astrée, Emmanuelle Haïm 3:51
Dido and Aeneas, Z. 626: Act III. “But Death, alas! … When I am laid in earth” Aldeburgh Festival Strings, Steuart Bedford 6:29
Dido and Aeneas, Z. 626: Act III. Dido's Lament instrumental Les Voix humaines 2:48
Dido and Aeneas: Act III: "When I Am Laid in Earth" partial Victoria de los Ángeles, English Chamber Orchestra, Sir John Barbirolli 3:48
Dido and Æneas: Act III. Dido's Lament Lesley Garrett, Paul Daniel 4:25
Dido and Aeneas: Dido's Lament Emma Kirkby, Taverner Players, Andrew Parrott 3:23
Dido and Aeneas: Dido's Lament instrumental The Boston Brass Ensemble 2:49
Dido and Aeneas: Dido’s Lament “When I’m laid in earth” English Chamber Orchestra, Raymond Leppard 5:31
Dido and Aeneas: Thy hand Belinda... When I am Laid in Earth... With Drooping Wings The Ambrosian Singers, Victoria de los Ángeles, English Chamber Orchestra, Sir John Barbirolli 7:49
Dido and Aeneas: Thy Hand Belinda...When I am Laid Academy of Ancient Music Chorus, Catherine Bott, Academy of Ancient Music, Christopher Hogwood 8:27
Dido and Aeneas: Thy hand, Belinda: When I am laid in earth Jessye Norman, English Chamber Orchestra, Raymond Leppard 5:27
Dido And Aeneas: Thy Hand, Belinda! / When I Am Laid In Earth Leontyne Price, RCA Italiana Opera Orchestra, Francesco Molinari‐Pradelli 4:39
Dido and Aeneas: When I am laid in earth partial Henry Purcell 3:51
Dido: 'When I am laid in earth' Scholars Baroque Ensemble 3:41
Dido's lament Malena Ernman, Stockholm Sinfonietta, Alberto Hold-Garrido 3:42
Dido's Lament The Swingle Singers feat. Shlomo and The Vocal Orchestra ?:??
Dido's Lament Iva Bittová & Taraf de Haïdouks 1:47
Dido's Lament Simone Dinnerstein & Tift Merritt 3:02
Dido's Lament: When I Am Laid in Earth (live, 2005-6-6: The Hospital Club, Covent Garden, London, UK) live Alison Moyet 3:51
Dido's Lament: When I Am Laid in Earth Alison Moyet 3:20
Laid in Earth Ane Brun 4:13
Thy hand Belinda… When I am laid in earth (from Dido and Aeneas) Leontyne Price, RCA Italiana Opera Orchestra, Francesco Molinari‐Pradelli 3:52
When I Am Laid Nikos Mamangakis & Michael Riessler 3:28
When I am laid in earth Henry Purcell 4:10
When I am laid in Earth Henry Purcell 3:47
When I Am Laid in Earth cover The Swingle Singers with The Modern Jazz Quartet 5:04
When I am laid in earth (Dido and Aeneas) Leontyne Price, Orchestra della RCA Italiana, Francesco Molinari‐Pradelli 3:53
When I Am Laid in Earth (Dido's Lament) Gillian Fisher, The King's Consort, Robert King 4:10
When I Am Laid in Earth (from Dido & Aeneas) Anneke van Giersbergen & Árstíðir 3:04
When I Am Laid in Earth, from Dido and Aeneas Academy of St Martin in the Fields, Iona Brown 3:27
Your Counsel All - Great Minds - Thy Hand, Belinda - When I Am Laid Down in Earth - With Drooping Wings Susan Graham, European Voices, Le Concert d'Astrée, Emmanuelle Haïm 7:00