Tracklist

Dido And Aeneas (Oper In 3 Akten) By Henry Purcell
1. Overture 2:53
Act I
2. Song (Belinda) & Chorus "Shake The Cloud From Off Your Brow" 1:06
3. Song (Dido) "Ah! Belinda" 4:08
4. Recitative & Song (Belinda & Dido) "Grief Increases By Concealing" 0:32
5. Chorus "When Monarchs Unite" 0:14
6. Recitative (Dido & Belinda) "Whence Could So Much Virtue Spring?" 2:13
7. Duet (Belinda & Second Woman) & Chorus "Fear No Danger" 1:36
8. Recitative (Belinda, Aeneas & Dido) "See, Your Royal Guest Appears" 0:50
9. Chorus "Cupid Only Throws The Dart" 0:35
10. Recitative (Aeneas) "If Not For Mine, For Empire's Sake" 0:23
11. Song (Belinda) "Pursue Thy Conquest, Love" 0:51
12. Chorus "To The Hills And The Vales" 1:20
13. The Triumphing Dance 1:21
Act II Scene 1
14. Recitative (Sorceress) "Wayward Sisters" 2:31
15. Chorus "Harm's Our Delight" 0:14
16. Recitative (Sorceress) "The Queen Of Carthage". 0:42
Chorus "Ho Ho Ho" 0:10
17. Recitative (Witches & Sorcerers) "Ruin'd Ere The Set Of Sun?" 1:20
Chorus "Ho Ho Ho" 0:10
18. Duet (Witches) "But Ere We This Perform" 1:10
19.Chorus "In Our Deep Vaulted Cell" 1:07
20. Echo Dances Of Furies 1:01
Act II Scene 2
21. Ritornelle 0:57
22. Song (Belinda) & Chorus "Thanks To These Lonesome Vales" 1:15
23. Song (Second Woman) "Oft She Visits This Lone Mountain" 1:38
24. Recitative (Aeneas & Dido) "Behold, Upon My Bending Spear" 0:35
25. Song (Belinda) & Chorus "Haste, Haste To Town" 0:43
26. Recitative (Spirit & Aeneas) "Stay, Prince" 3:00
Act III Scene 1
27. Song (Sailor) & Chorus "Come Away, Fellow Sailors" 1:32
28. The Sailors' Dance 0:51
29. Recitative & Duets (Sorceress & Witches) "See The Flags And Streamers Curling" 1:06
30. Song (Sorceress) "Our Next Motion" 0:41
31. Chorus "Destruction's Our Delight" 0:34
32. The Witches' Dance 1:13
Act III Scene 2
33. Recitative (Dido, Belinda & Aeneas) "Your Counsel All Is Urg'd In Vain" 4:52
34. Chorus "Great Minds Against Themselves Conspire" 1:04
35. Recitative (Dido) "Thy Hand, Belinda" / Song (Dido) "When I Am Laid In Earth" 4:24
36. Chorus "With Droppings Wings Ye Cupids Come" 2:47

Versions (4)

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
6.42919 AZ Henry Purcell - Murray*Yakar*Scharinger*Schmidt*Von Magnus-Harnoncourt*Gardow*Esswood*Köstlinger*Arnold-Schönberg-Chor*Concentus Musicus WienNikolaus Harnoncourt Henry Purcell - Murray*Yakar*Scharinger*Schmidt*Von Magnus-Harnoncourt*Gardow*Esswood*Köstlinger*Arnold-Schönberg-Chor*Concentus Musicus WienNikolaus Harnoncourt - Dido And Aeneas(LP, Album) TELDEC 6.42919 AZ Germany 1983 Sell This Version
8.42919 Henry Purcell - Murray*Yakar*Scharinger*Schmidt*Von Magnus-Harnoncourt*Gardow*Esswood*Köstlinger*Arnold-Schönberg-Chor*Concentus Musicus WienNikolaus Harnoncourt Henry Purcell - Murray*Yakar*Scharinger*Schmidt*Von Magnus-Harnoncourt*Gardow*Esswood*Köstlinger*Arnold-Schönberg-Chor*Concentus Musicus WienNikolaus Harnoncourt - Dido And Aeneas(CD, Album) TELDEC 8.42919 France 1984 Sell This Version
4509-93686-2 Purcell*, Ann Murray, Anton Scharinger, Rachel Yakar, Trudeliese Schmidt, Arnold Schoenberg Chor, Concentus Musicus Wien, Nikolaus Harnoncourt Purcell*, Ann Murray, Anton Scharinger, Rachel Yakar, Trudeliese Schmidt, Arnold Schoenberg Chor, Concentus Musicus Wien, Nikolaus Harnoncourt - Dido And Aeneas(CD) Teldec Classics 4509-93686-2 Germany 1994 Sell This Version
0630-13814-9 Purcell* Dido And Aeneas(CD) Teldec Classics 0630-13814-9 Germany 1996 Sell This Version

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