Tracklist

Overture And Act I (The Palace) (18:57)
Overture
Song (Belinda) & Chorus, Shake The Cloud From Off Your Brow
Song (Dido), Ah! Belinda
Recitative & Song (Belinda, Dido & Second Woman), Grief Increases By Concealing
Chorus, When Monarchs Unite
Duet (Belinda & Second Woman) & Chorus, Fear No Danger To Ensue
Dance
Recitative (Belinda, Aeneas & Dido), See, Your Royal Guest Appears
Chorus, Cupid Only Throws The Dart
Recitative (Aeneas), If Not For Mine, For Empire's Sake
Song (Belinda), Pursue Thy Conquest, Love
Dance (Guitar's Chacony)
Chorus, To The Hills And The Vales
The Triumphing Dance
Act Il Scene 1 (The Cave) (7:32)
Prelude For The Witches
Recitative (Sorceress), Wayward Sisters
Chorus, Harm's Our Delight
Recitative (Sorceress), The Queen Of Cartaghe, Whom We Hate
Chorus, Ho Ho Ho
Recitative (Enchantresses & Sorceress), Ruin'd Ere The Set Of Sun?
Chorus, Ho Ho Ho
Duet (Enchantresses), But Ere We This Perform
Chorus, In Our Deep Vaulted Cell
Echo Dance (Enchantresses & Furies)
Act Il Scene 2 (The Grove) (9:50)
(Ritornelle)
Song (Belinda) & Chorus, Thanks To These Lonesome Vales
Dance (Guitar Ground)
Song (Second Woman), Oft She Visits This Lone Mountain
A Danse To Entertain Aeneas (Dido's Women)
Recitative (Aeneas & Dido), Behold, Upon My Bending Spear
Song (Belinda) & Chorus, Haste, Haste To Town
Recitative (Spirit & Aeneas), Stay, Prince
Act Ill (The Ships) (19:34)
(Prelude)
Song (Sailor) & Chorus, Come Away, Fellow Sailors
The Sailor's Dance
Recitative & Duet (Sorceress & Enchantresses), See The Flags And Streamers Curling
Song (Sorceress), Our Next Motion
Chorus, Destruction's Our Delight
Dance (The Witches' Dance)
Recitative (Dido, Belinda & Aeneas), Your Counsel All Is Urg'd In Vain
Chorus, Great Minds Against Themselves Conspire
Recitative (Dido), Thy Hand, Belinda
Song (Dido), When I Am Laid In Earth
Chorus, With Drooping Wings Ye Cupids Come
Dance (Cupids)

Versions (7)

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
ABRD 1034 Purcell* - Emma KirkbyJudith NelsonDavid Thomas (9), Taverner ChoirTaverner Players, Andrew Parrott Purcell* - Emma KirkbyJudith NelsonDavid Thomas (9), Taverner ChoirTaverner Players, Andrew Parrott - Dido & Aeneas(LP) Chandos ABRD 1034 UK 1981 Sell This Version
MHC 6760F Henry Purcell, Taverner Choir, Taverner Players, Andrew Parrott Henry Purcell, Taverner Choir, Taverner Players, Andrew Parrott - Dido & Aeneas(Cass) Musical Heritage Society MHC 6760F US 1983 Sell This Version
MHS 4760A Taverner Players, Taverner Choir Taverner Players, Taverner Choir - Henry Purcell (1659-1695) - Dido & Aeneas(LP, RE) Musical Heritage Society MHS 4760A US 1983 Sell This Version
CHAN 0521 Purcell* - Emma Kirkby / David Thomas (9) / Judith Nelson / Taverner Choir / Taverner Players / Andrew Parrott Purcell* - Emma Kirkby / David Thomas (9) / Judith Nelson / Taverner Choir / Taverner Players / Andrew Parrott - Dido & Aeneas(CD, Album, RE) Chandos CHAN 0521 UK 1991 Sell This Version
none Henry Purcell / Emma Kirkby, David Thomas (9), Taverner Players, Andrew Parrott Henry Purcell / Emma Kirkby, David Thomas (9), Taverner Players, Andrew Parrott - Didon Et Énée(CD, Album, RE, RM, Car) Les Diapason D'Or none France 2015 Sell This Version
N° 73 Emma Kirkby, David Thomas (9), Taverner Players, Andrew Parrott - Henry Purcell Emma Kirkby, David Thomas (9), Taverner Players, Andrew Parrott - Henry Purcell - Didon Et Énée(CD, Album, RE, RM, Gat) Diapason N° 73 France 2015 Sell This Version
CHAN 8306 Henry Purcell / Emma Kirkby, Judith Nelson, David Thomas (9), Andrew Parrott, Taverner Choir, Taverner Players Henry Purcell / Emma Kirkby, Judith Nelson, David Thomas (9), Andrew Parrott, Taverner Choir, Taverner Players - Dido & Aeneas(CD) Chandos CHAN 8306 UK Unknown Sell This Version

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