Label : L’oiseau Lyre
Format : Ape
Cover : Yes

Tracklist :

CD 1:

Henry Purcell (1659 – 1695)
Abdelazer, Z.570
Distressed Innocence, Z.577
The Married Beau, Z.603
The Gordian Knot Untied, Z.597
Sir Anthony Love or the Rambling Lady (1690), Z588

CD 2:

The Virtuous Wife
The Old Bachelor, Z.607

CD 3:

Overture in G minor, Z.770
Don Quixote, Z.578
Amphitryon, or The Two Sosias, Z.572

CD 4:

The Double Dealer
The Richmond Heiress or A Woman Once in the Right
The Rival Sisters or The Violence of Love (z609)
In vain, ‘gainst love, in vain I strove
Tyrannic Love or The Royal Martyr
Overture in G Minor, Z.772
Theodosius, or The Force of Love

CD 5:

The Libertine, or The Force of Love, Z.600
The Massacre of Paris
Overture in D Minor
The History of King Richard the Second (The Sicilian Usurper) – Retir’d from any mortal’s sight
Sir Barnaby Whigg or No Wit Like a Woman’s – Blow, Blow, Boreas blow
Sophonisba or Hannibal’s Overthrow – Beneath the poplar’s shadow
The English Lawyer – My wife has a tongue
A Fool’s Preferment, or The Three Dukes of Dunstable, Z.571
The Indian Emperor or The Conquest of Mexico – I look’d and saw within
The Knight of Malta – At the close of the ev’ning
A Dialogue between Thirsis and Daphne – Why, my Daphne, why complaining
The Wife’s Excuse, or Cuckolds make themselves
Cleomenes, the Spartan Hero – No, no, poor suff’ring heart
Regulus or The Faction of Carthage – Ah me! to many deaths
The Marriage-Hater Match’d – As soon as the chaos…How vile are the sordid untregues

CD 6:

Love Triumphant or Nature Will Prevail – How happy’s the husband
Rule a Wife and Have a Wife – There’s not a swain
The Female Virtuosos – Love, thou art best
Epsom Wells – Leave these useless arts
The Maid’s Last Prayer, or Any Rather than Fail
Aureng-Zebe or The Great Mogul – I see, she flies me
The Canterbury Guests or A Bargain Broken – Good neighbour why?
The Fatal Marriage or The Innocent Adultery – The Danger is over
The Spanish Friar or The Double Discovery – Whilst I with grief
Pausanius, the Betrayer of his Country. (1695), Z585
The Mock Marriage – Oh! how you protest…’Twas within a furlong
Oroonoko – Celemene, pray tell me
Pavan No.1 in A major, Z.748
Pavan No.2 in A minor, Z.749
Pavan No.3 in B flat a 3, Z.750
Pavan No.4 in G minor, Z.751
Pavan No.5 in G minor a 4, Z.752
Trio Sonata, for violin, bass viol and organ, Z.780
Chacony in G minor Z 730

Emma Kirkby, David Thomas, Julian Pike, James Bowman, Martyn Hill, Joy Roberts, Christopher Keyte, Judith Nelson, Rogers Covey-Crump
The Academy of Ancient Music, Christopher Hogwood