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Dido's Lament

By Henry Purcell

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String Quartet - Intermediate
Composed by Henry Purcell (1659-1695). Arranged by Lorento Golofeev. Baroque Period. Set of Parts, Score. 9 pages. Published by Lorento Golofeev (S0.3732).

Item Number: S0.3732

A hauntingly beautiful aria from English composer Henry Purcell's opera "Dido and Aeneas". It opens with a descending chromatic line in cello part, which is repeated in an ostinato fashion throughout the aria, making it a classic Chaconne.

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