John Blow - Rosemary Joshua Gerald Finley Robin Blaze Clare College Chapel Choir* • Orchestra Of The Age Of Enlightenment René Jacobs ‎– Venus & Adonis

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Harmonia Mundi ‎– HMC 901684, Harmonia Mundi France ‎– HMC 901684
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CD, Album
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Tracklist

Venus & Adonis (A Masque For The Entertainment Of The King)
1 Overture 2:40
The Prologue
2 Cupid, Chorus: "Behold My Arrows And My Bow" 0:49
3 Shepherds, Shepherdess: "Come Shepherds All" 1:59
4 Cupid: "Courtiers There Is No Faith In You" 0:47
5 Chorus, Shepherds, Shepherdess: "In These Sweet Groves" 2:35
6 Cupid's Entry 1:17
Act I
7 The Act Tune 1:33
8 Adonis, Venus: "Venus! Adonis!" 2:06
9 Hunter's Music, Venus: "Hark, Hark The Rural Music Sounds" 1:09
10 Adonis, Venus: "Adonis Will Not Hunt Today" 2:27
11 Huntsman, Adonis, Chorus: "Come, Follow The Noblest Game" 2:33
12 Entry: A Dance By A Huntsman 1:01
Act II
13 The Act Tune 2:53
14 Cupid, Venus: "You Place With Such Delightful Care" 1:42
15 Cupid, Little Cupids: The Cupid's Lesson: "The Insolent, The Arrogant" 1:35
16 Cupid: "Choose For The Fomal Fool" 1:37
17 A Dance Of Cupids 1:35
18 Venus: "Call The Graces" 0:52
19 Chorus Of The Graces: "Mortals Below, Cupids Above" 1:27
20 The Graces' Dance 1:18
21 Gavatt 0:47
22 Sarabrand For The Graces 1:36
23 A Ground 1:39
24 The Act Tune 2:09
Act III
25 Venus, Adonis: "Adonis, Uncall'd For Sighs" 5:06
26 Venus: "With Solemn Pomp Let Mourning Cupids Bear" 2:26
27 Chorus: "Mourn For Thy Servant" 3:22

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Credits

Notes

Ⓟ1999 harmonia mundi s.a., Mas de Vert, F-13200 Arles.
Ⓒ harmonia mundi for all the notes and translations. (www.harmoniamundi.com)
Recorded October 1998 at Henry Wood Hall, London. Total Playing Time: 51:00.
Cover illustration: Joseph Heintz L'Ancien, Venus & Adonis; Cliché Kunsthistorisches Museum, Wien.

Printed in Germany (booklet). Made in Germany (label).
Publisher: Clifford Bartlett, King's Music.
Instruments (Ken Smith Music Service):
> Positiv Organ - Henk Klop
> Harpsichord - Jan Kalsbeek (after Giusti)

The 36-page glossy booklet contains notes in French, English and German plus a track and credits-list, as well as lots of photos.
It has also the sung-verses in original English and the translations into French and German.
Booklet and CD are sheltered by a standard jewel case with black tray.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 7 94881 46402 9
  • Label Code: LC 7045
  • Matrix / Runout: (Sonopress logo) Z-4476/ HMC901684 A
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI L0 30
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 0786
  • Other (SPARS Code): DDD
  • Other (Distribution Code): HM 90

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