Aire - William Lawes & Henry Purcell / The Amati Ensemble* - Private Musick - Fantasies & Sonatas (Vinyl, LP)

2nd October. By admin. Posted in Classical.

Join the conversation! 9 Comments

  1. Henry’s father, also named Henry was one of the gentlemen of the Chapel Royal and a member of the Royal Band. He had a fine voice, was a skillful performer on the lute and played the organ in Westminster Abbey and of course became the first teacher of Henry Purcell junior. Reply
  2. [PDF + MP3 (digital sound)] + Video - Oboe, harp - Baroque * License: Public Domain - Henry Purcell holds a special place in the hearts of Englishmen. The reasons for this can be summed up quite simply. His music is ravishing, full of expressive dissonances, and with an unparalleled manner of setting text. Before his untimely death, at age 26, likely of tuberculosis, he had risen to be. Reply
  3. The first thing to say is that this is a beautifully produced book. Author and publisher have benefitted from the recent discovery of the Portrait of a Young Man, believed to be that of William Lawes, which makes a most handsome sorimerlighdisttelesulraheftiocrus.coinfo discussion of the painting by C. V. R. Blacker and David Pinto, ‘Desperately Seeking William: Portraits of the Lawes Brothers in Context’, appeared in. Reply
  4. Henry Purcell: Theater Suite, for chamber ensemble - Play streams in full or download MP3 from Classical Archives (sorimerlighdisttelesulraheftiocrus.coinfo), the largest and . Reply
  5. Private Musick: Fantasies and Sonatas by William Lawes, Henry Purcell, The Amati Ensemble, Henrietta Wayne, Frances Turner, Edward Huws Jones, Graham Treacher (p. ) Review by: Christopher D. S. Field. Reply
  6. Though he is better known for his theater music, Henry Purcell did not altogether neglect chamber music, and his chamber music is arguably as characteristic and successful as his dramatic music. That argument is made here by the Dutch period-instrument ensemble Musica Amphion under the direction of harpsichordist Pieter-Jan sorimerlighdisttelesulraheftiocrus.coinfo-rate players all, the Dutch musicians are wholly up to. Reply
  7. The short history of early English opera begins with the performance of The Siege of Rhodes in , The music was contributed by five composers, among them Henry Lawes and the young Matthew Locke, and the words by Sir William Davenant. Davenant, who had been court poet to Charles I and was in effect poet laureate under the Commonwealth, was. Reply
  8. The first part of Cunningham’s book, a discussion of the institutional milieu of Lawes’s work, is to date the first comprehensive study of the so-called “Lutes, Viols, and Voices,” the private royal ensemble for which Lawes composed much of his consort music, and in which he also performed. Reply
  9. Amati is an online auction house specialising in the sale of stringed musical instruments: violins, violas, cellos, and bows. We hold at least ten auctions a year. These comprise Specialist Auctions, auctions of Single Owner collections, and Amati Affordable Auctions. We also provide free market valuations of stringed instruments online and in. Reply

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *