Henry Purcell: 12 Selected Songs (Realizations by Benjamin Britten High Voice). By Henry Purcell (1659-1695). Edited by Benjamin Britten. For Voice, Piano Accompaniment (High Voice). Boosey & Hawkes Voice. Softcover with CD. 48 pages. Boosey & Hawkes #M051934164. Published by Boosey & Hawkes (HL.48019965).
ISBN 1423479882. 9x12 inches.
Songs by the great English Baroque composer Henry Purcell, realized by Britten, most suitable for student singers have been selected for this collection. Contents: Fairest Isle • Hark the ech'ing air • How blest are shepherds • I attempt from love's sickness to fly • I'll sail upon the Dog-star • If music be the food of love (1st version) • Man is for the woman made • Music for a while • On the brow of Richmond Hill • There's not a swain of the plain • Turn then thine eyes • We sing to him.