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Donald Macleod introduces the composers of Restoration England who, from today's perspective, stand in Henry Purcell's shadow.

Donald Macleod introduces the composers of Restoration England who, from today's perspective, stand in the shadow of the greatest of the era, Henry Purcell.

Purcell, arr. CH Trevor: Trumpet Tune
Simon Preston (organ)
DECCA 430 091-2 Tr 7

John Blow: Salvator Mundi
Alastair Ross (organ)
Monteverdi Choir
John Eliot Gardiner (conductor)
ERATO 2292-45987-2 Tr 5

John Blow: An ode on the death of Mr Henry Purcell
Gerard Lesne, Steve Dugardin (countertenor)
La canzona
VIRGIN VERITAS 545342 2 Tr 13

Henry Lawes, arr. Gant: Zadok, the Priest
The Choir of the Chapel Royal
The Musicians Extra-Ordinary
Andrew Gant (director)
SIGCD094 Tr 6

Albertus Bryne: Suite in A minor
Terence Charlston (harpsichord)
DEUX-ELLES DXL1124 Trs 2-6

William Child: O Lord, grant the King a long life
Jeremy Bines (organ)
Choir of Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge
Geoffrey Webber (director)
ASV DIGITAL CD GAU 182 Tr 11

William Child: The earth is the Lord's
Andrew Arthur (organ)
Choir of Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge
Geoffrey Webber (director)
ASV DIGITAL CD GAU 182 Tr 13

William Child: Holy, holy, holy
Choir of Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge
Geoffrey Webber (director)
ASV DIGITAL CD GAU 182 Tr 19.

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Music Played

  • Purcell, arr. CH Trevor

    Trumpet Tune

    Performer: Simon Preston (organ)

    • DECCA 430 091-2.
  • John Blow

    Salvator Mundi

    Performer: Alastair Ross (organ) Performer: Monteverdi Choir Performer: John Eliot Gardiner (conductor)

    • ERATO 2292-45987-2.
  • John Blow

    An ode on the death of Mr Henry Purcell

    Performer: Gerard Lesne, Steve Dugardin (countertenor) Performer: La canzona

    • VIRGIN VERITAS 545342 2.
  • Henry Lawes, arr. Gant

    Zadok, the Priest

    Performer: The Choir of the Chapel Royal Performer: The Musicians Extra-Ordinary Performer: Andrew Gant (director)

    • SIGCD094.
  • Albertus Bryne

    Suite in A minor

    Performer: Terence Charlston (harpsichord)

    • DEUX-ELLES DXL1124.
  • William Child

    O Lord, grant the King a long life

    Performer: Jeremy Bines (organ) Performer: Choir of Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge Performer: Geoffrey Webber (director)

    • ASV DIGITAL CD GAU 182.
  • William Child

    The earth is the Lord's

    Performer: Andrew Arthur (organ) Performer: Choir of Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge Performer: Geoffrey Webber (director)

    • ASV DIGITAL CD GAU 182.
  • William Child

    Holy, holy, holy

    Performer: Choir of Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge Performer: Geoffrey Webber (director)

    • ASV DIGITAL CD GAU 182.

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