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The Resource Dido and Aeneas, Henry Purcell, (sound recording)

Dido and Aeneas, Henry Purcell, (sound recording)

Label
Dido and Aeneas
Title
Dido and Aeneas
Statement of responsibility
Henry Purcell
Title variation
Dido & Aeneas
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Accompanying matter
  • libretto or text
  • biography of performer or history of ensemble
  • historical information
Cataloging source
CPL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1659-1695
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Purcell, Henry
Date time place
Recorded Apr. 26 and 28-29, 1995, at Glenn Gould Studio, CBC Toronto
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
not applicable
PerformerNote
In the opera: Ann Monoyios, Shari Saunders, Meredith Hall, sopranos; Jennifer Lane, mezzo soprano; Benjamin Butterfield, tenor; Russell Braun, baritone; Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra; Tafelmusik Chamber Choir; Jeanne Lamon, conductor. In the instrumental works: Tafelmusik Baroque Soloists (2 violins, 1 or 2 violas, and continuo (violoncello and harpsichord))
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1652-1715
  • 1949-
  • 1954-
  • 1968-
  • 1659-1695
  • 1659-1695
  • 1659-1695
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Tate, Nahum
  • Monoyios, Ann
  • Saunders, Shari
  • Hall, Meredith
  • Lane, Jennifer.
  • Butterfield, Benjamin
  • Braun, Russell
  • Lamon, Jeanne
  • Purcell, Henry
  • Purcell, Henry
  • Purcell, Henry
  • Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra
  • Tafelmusik Chamber Choir
  • Tafelmusik Baroque Soloists
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aeneas
  • Operas
  • Dido (Legendary character)
  • Overtures (Violins (2), violas (2), continuo)
  • Quartets (Violins (2), viola, continuo)
  • Incidental music
  • Chaconnes (Violins (2), viola, continuo)
Label
Dido and Aeneas, Henry Purcell, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Opera in 3 acts, and instrumental music; the 3rd work from incidental music
  • Libretto by Nahum Tate
  • Program notes and biographical notes on the performers, in English and French, and libretto with French translation ([28] p.) inserted in container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • Dido and Aeneas : opera Z.626
  • Overture a 5 in G minor, Z.772
  • Four dances from Abdelazar : Z.570
  • Chacony a 4 in G minor, Z.730
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Note
Set includes: 1 compact disc, 1 pamphlet.
Other control number
059582514726
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
SMCD 5147
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • ocm36926113
  • (OCoLC)36926113
System details
Compact disc
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Dido and Aeneas, Henry Purcell, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Opera in 3 acts, and instrumental music; the 3rd work from incidental music
  • Libretto by Nahum Tate
  • Program notes and biographical notes on the performers, in English and French, and libretto with French translation ([28] p.) inserted in container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • Dido and Aeneas : opera Z.626
  • Overture a 5 in G minor, Z.772
  • Four dances from Abdelazar : Z.570
  • Chacony a 4 in G minor, Z.730
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Note
Set includes: 1 compact disc, 1 pamphlet.
Other control number
059582514726
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
SMCD 5147
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • ocm36926113
  • (OCoLC)36926113
System details
Compact disc
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

Library Locations

    • Vancouver Public Library - Central Branch Borrow it
      350 West Georgia Street, Vancouver, BC, V6B 6B1, CA
      49.280188 -123.114755
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