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Possessed! Demons, Witches and Sorcery.

Lucie Skeaping takes her second musical journey through the mysterious world of possession, featuring witchcraft, demons, sorcery and madness, including pieces by Handel, Tartini, Purcell and Charpentier.

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21 minutes

Music Played

  • John Eccles

    Overture (The Mad Lover)

    Ensemble: Ensemble “Il Falcone”.
    • Play me my Songs.
    • Dynamic.
    • 1.
  • Marc‐Antoine Charpentier

    Noires Divinites (Medee)

    Singer: Bernard Deletré. Ensemble: Les Arts Florissants. Director: William Christie.
    • Charpentier: Medee.
    • Erato.
    • 12.
  • Marc‐Antoine Charpentier

    C'est peu, pour contenter la douleur (Medee)

    Singer: Jill Feldman. Singer: Gilles Ragon. Ensemble: Les Arts Florissants. Director: William Christie.
    • Medee.
    • Harmonia mundi.
    • 18.
  • Anonymous

    The Lunatick Lover

    Performer: Richard Wistreich. Ensemble: The City Waites.
  • Henry Purcell

    Mad Bess of Bedlam, Z.370

    Performer: Anthony Rooley. Performer: Richard Campbell. Performer: Christopher Hogwood. Singer: Emma Kirkby.
    • 2.
  • John Danyel

    Can doleful notes?

    Performer: Thomas Dunford. Performer: Jonathan Manson. Singer: Iestyn Davies.
    • Flow My Tears.
    • Wigmore Live.
    • 10.
  • Thomas Campion

    Move now with measured sound

    Ensemble: The Newberry Consort.
    • A Candle in the Dark: The Newberry Consort.
    • Harmoni Mundi.
    • 18.
  • Robert Johnson

    Full fathom five

    Performer: Julian Behr. Singer: Andreas Scholl.
    • The Voice Vol 2 - Andreas Scholl.
    • Harmonia mundi.
    • 12.
  • Anonymous

    The Shaking of the Sheets

    Ensemble: Faran Flad.
    • Wild Boar Music.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Saul and the Witch of Endor (Saul)

    Singer: Christopher Purves. Singer: Jeremy Budd. Singer: Stuart Young. Choir: The Sixteen.
    • Handel : Saul.
    • Coro.
    • 3.
  • Henry Purcell

    Two daughters of this aged stream (King Arthur, Z.628)

    Ensemble: Les Arts Florissants. Director: William Christie.
    • Purcell: King Arthur.
    • Erato.
    • 27.
  • Henry Purcell

    Wayward sisters / Ruin'd ere the set of the sun (Dido And Aeneas, Z.626)

    Ensemble: Taverner Consort. Conductor: Andrew Parrott.
    • Purcell: Dido & Aeneas.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 16.
  • Giuseppe Tartini

    Violin Sonata In G Minor, 'Devil's Trill' (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Andrew Manze.
    • Tartini: Violin Sonatas.
    • Harmonia mundi.
    • 3.
  • Anonymous

    Soulcake Song

    Ensemble: The City Waites.