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Dido and Aeneas, Z. 626

By Henry Purcell

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Choir and piano Soprano voice, Alto voice, Tenor voice, and Bass voice (Soli), SATB Choir, Piano
Composed by Henry Purcell (1659-1695). Edited by William Hayman Cummings. This edition: Paperback. Opera. Baroque Period; Mythology/Legends. Large Vocal Score. Text Language: English. Composed 1689. 68 pages. Duration 120 minutes. Published by Serenissima (SA.Z2328).

Item Number: SA.Z2328
ISBN 9781932419276. With Text Language: English. Baroque Period; Mythology/Legends. 8.27 x 11.69 inches.

Purcell's 1680 masterpiece is presented here in digitally enhanced reprint of a vocal-piano edition prepared by the eminent English musicologist Wiliam Hayman Cummings that was first issued by Novello in 1887. 8.27 x 11.69 in., 68 pages.

  • Overture 
  • 1. Solo and Chorus: Shake the Cloud 
  • 2. Song: Ah! Belinda 
  • 3. Recitative: Grief Increases 
  • 4. Chorus: When Monarchs Unite 
  • 5. Recitative: Whence Could so Much Virtue Spring 
  • 6. Duet and Chorus: Fear No Danger 
  • 7. Recitative: See Your Royal Guest 
  • 8. Chorus: Cupid Only 
  • 9. Recitative: If Not for Mine 
  • 10. Air: Persue Thy Conquest 
  • 11. Chorus: To the Hills and the Vales 12: The Triumphing Dance 
  • 13. Prelude for the Witches 
  • 14. Chorus: Harm's Our Delight 
  • 15. Recitative: The Queen of Carthage 
  • 16. Chorus: Ho! Ho! Ho! 
  • 17. Recitative: Ruin'd Ere the Set of Sun 
  • 18. Chorus: Ho! Ho! Ho! 
  • 19. Duet: But, Ere we This Perform 
  • 20. Chorus: In Our Deep Vaulted Cell 
  • 21. Echo Dance of Furies 
  • 22. Ritornelle 
  • 23. Song and Chorus: Thanks to These Lonesome Vales 
  • 24. Song: Oft She Visits 
  • 25. Recitative: Behold, Upon My Bended Spear 
  • 26. Song and Chorus: Haste to Town 
  • 27. Recitative: Stay, Prince 
  • 28. Prelude, Song and Chorus: Come Away, Fellow Sailors 
  • 29. The Sailors' Dance 
  • 30a. Recitative: See the Flags 
  • 30b. Song: Our Next Motion Must Be to Storm 
  • 31. Chorus: Destruction's Our Delight 
  • 32. The Witches' Dance 
  • 33. Recitative: Your Counsel 
  • 34. Recitative: But Death, Alas! 
  • 35. Chorus: Great Minds 
  • 36. Recitative: Thy Hand, Belinda 
  • 37. Song: When I am Laid in Earth 
  • 38. With Drooping Wings 

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Format: Vocal Score