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Emma Kirkby

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Dame (Carolyn) Emma Kirkby, DBE (born 26 February 1949) is an English soprano and one of the world's most renowned early music specialists who has sung on well over a hundred recordings. She was appointed a Dame Commander of the ...

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Biography

Dame (Carolyn) Emma Kirkby, DBE (born 26 February 1949) is an English soprano and one of the world's most renowned early music specialists who has sung on well over a hundred recordings. She was appointed a Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire in the 2007 Queen's Birthday Honours List. Her entry in The Grove Book of Opera Singers (2008) reads:

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Now what is love for voice and accompaniment [1601]
Now what is love for voice and accompaniment [1601]
Composer
Robert Jones
Last played on
Pausanias, the betrayer of his country...(Z.585), Sweeter than roses [sop & bc]
Pausanias, the betrayer of his country...(Z.585), Sweeter than roses [sop & bc]
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Nulla in mundo pax sincera for soprano and orchestra (RV.630)
Nulla in mundo pax sincera for soprano and orchestra (RV.630)
Dica il falso, dica il vero -- from Alessandro Act 2 Scene 8
Brightest Lady: Thrice Upon thy Finger’s Tip (Comus)
Quando mai vi Stancherete
'Soll denn der Pales Opfer...Schafe können sicher weiden' BWV208
'Soll denn der Pales Opfer...Schafe können sicher weiden' BWV208
Conductor
Tocco la prima sorte a voi, pastore (Fate to choose you first, o shepherds)
Tocco la prima sorte a voi, pastore (Fate to choose you first, o shepherds)
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Messiah, Pt.3, no.43; I know that my redeemer liveth [soprano air]
Messiah, Pt.3, no.43; I know that my redeemer liveth [soprano air]
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Da l'onde del mio pianto for voice and continuo [1609]
Da l'onde del mio pianto for voice and continuo [1609]
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Full fathom five for voice and lute/continuo
Full fathom five for voice and lute/continuo
Performer
Jakob Lindberg
Robert (2) Johnson
Last played on
Exsultate, jubilate - motet for soprano and orchestra (K.165), Exsultate
Exsultate, jubilate - motet for soprano and orchestra (K.165), Exsultate
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Cantata no. 211 BWV.211 (Schweigt stille, plaudert nicht) (Kaffee-Kantate): Ei wie schmeckt der Koffee Susse
Cantata no. 211 BWV.211 (Schweigt stille, plaudert nicht) (Kaffee-Kantate): Ei wie schmeckt der Koffee Susse
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Time stands still in gazing on her face [1603]
Time stands still in gazing on her face [1603]
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Fulmini quanto sa for voice and accompaniment
Fulmini quanto sa for voice and accompaniment
Singer
David Thomas
Emma Kirkby
Quando mai vi stancherete - solo cantata G/Mc1.1.87 for soprano & bc
Quando mai vi stancherete - solo cantata G/Mc1.1.87 for soprano & bc
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