album

Purcell : The Fairy Queen

34 songs (1 hour and 59 minutes)
1
The Fairy Queen : Prelude to Act 1
Nikolaus Harnoncourt
2:41
2
The Fairy Queen : Air
Nikolaus Harnoncourt
2:11
3
The Fairy Queen : Overture to Act 1
Nikolaus Harnoncourt
1:28
4
The Fairy Queen : Act 1 "Come, let us leave the town" [Soprano, Bass]
Nikolaus Harnoncourt
1:14
5
The Fairy Queen : Act 1 "Scene of the Drunken Poet" [First Fairy, Second Fairy, Drunken Poet, Chorus]
Nikolaus Harnoncourt
6:06
6
The Fairy Queen : Act 1 Jig
Nikolaus Harnoncourt
1:24
7
The Fairy Queen : Act 2 "Come all ye songsters of the sky" [Tenor]
Nikolaus Harnoncourt
2:13
8
The Fairy Queen : Act 2 "May the God of Wit inspire" [Counter-Tenor, Tenor, Bass]
Nikolaus Harnoncourt
2:47
9
The Fairy Queen : Act 2 "Now join your warbling voices all" [Chorus]
Nikolaus Harnoncourt
0:36
10
The Fairy Queen : Act 2 "Sing while we trip it" [Chorus, Soprano]
Nikolaus Harnoncourt
3:57
11
The Fairy Queen : Act 2 "See, even Night herself is here" [Night] "I am come to lock all fast" [Mystery] "One charming night" [Secrecy] "Hush, no more" [Sleep, Chorus]
Nikolaus Harnoncourt
11:35
12
The Fairy Queen : Act 2 Air
Nikolaus Harnoncourt
2:18
13
The Fairy Queen : Act 3 "If love's a sweet passion" [Dryad, Chorus]
Nikolaus Harnoncourt
1:55
14
The Fairy Queen : Act 3 Symphony while the swans come forward
Nikolaus Harnoncourt
0:56
15
The Fairy Queen : Act 3 Dance for the Fairies
Nikolaus Harnoncourt
1:24
16
The Fairy Queen : Act 3 Dance for the Green Men
Nikolaus Harnoncourt
1:17
17
The Fairy Queen : Act 3 "Ye gentle spirits of the air" [Soprano]
Nikolaus Harnoncourt
4:47
18
The Fairy Queen : Act 3 "Now the maids and the men" [Coridon, Mopsa] Dance for the Haymakers
Nikolaus Harnoncourt
4:38
19
The Fairy Queen : Act 3 "When I have often heard" [Nymph]
Nikolaus Harnoncourt
2:10
20
The Fairy Queen : Act 3 "A thousand, thousand ways" [Chorus, Counter-Tenor]
Nikolaus Harnoncourt
2:32
21
The Fairy Queen : Act 3 Hornpipe
Nikolaus Harnoncourt
1:02
22
The Fairy Queen : Act 4 Symphony
Nikolaus Harnoncourt
6:04
23
The Fairy Queen : Act 4 "Now the night is chased away" [Attendant, Chorus]
Nikolaus Harnoncourt
2:08
24
The Fairy Queen : Act 4 "Let the fifes and the clarions" [Tenor, Counter-Tenor]
Nikolaus Harnoncourt
1:14
25
The Fairy Queen : Act 4 "When a cruel long winter" [Phoebus]
Nikolaus Harnoncourt
3:32
26
The Fairy Queen : Act 4 "Hail! Great parent of us all" [Chorus]
Nikolaus Harnoncourt
10:43
27
The Fairy Queen : Act 5 "Thrice happy lovers" [Juno]
Nikolaus Harnoncourt
3:49
28
The Fairy Queen : Act 5 "O let me ever, ever weep" [Soprano]
Nikolaus Harnoncourt
7:55
29
The Fairy Queen : Act 5 "Thus the gloomy world" [Chinese Man] "Thus happy and free" [Chinese Woman, Chorus] "Yes, Daphne" [Chinese Man]
Nikolaus Harnoncourt
9:27
30
The Fairy Queen : Act 5 Monkey's Dance
Nikolaus Harnoncourt
0:49
31
The Fairy Queen : Act 5 "Hark! How all things" [First Woman] "Hark! the echoing air" [Second Woman, Chorus]
Nikolaus Harnoncourt
4:27
32
The Fairy Queen : Act 5 "Sure the dull God of Marriage" [First Woman, Second Woman, Chorus] Prelude "See, I obey" [Hymen] "Turn then thine eyes" [First Woman, Second Woman] "My torch indeed" [Hymen]
Nikolaus Harnoncourt
5:21
33
The Fairy Queen : Act 5 Chaconne
Nikolaus Harnoncourt
2:41
34
The Fairy Queen : Act 5 "They shall be as happy as they're fair" [First Woman, Second Woman, Hymen, Chorus]
Nikolaus Harnoncourt
2:01