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Dido and Aeneas / Henry Purcell ; [libretto by Nahum Tate].

Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695 (Author). Tate, Nahum, 1652-1715 (Added Author). Murray, Ann, 1949- (Performer). Yakar, Rachel. (Performer). Magnus, Elisabeth von, 1954- (Performer). Gardow, Helrun. (Performer). Schmidt, Trudeliese. (Performer). Esswood, Paul. (Performer). Scharinger, Anton. (Performer). Köstlinger, Josef. (Performer). Harnoncourt, Nikolaus. (Performer). Virgil. Aeneis. (Added Author). Arnold-Schönberg-Chor. (Performer). Concentus Musicus Wien (Performer).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial MUSIC CD OPERA PURCELL (Text) 33946002279508 Music CDs . 2nd Floor Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 audio disc (55 min.) : digital, stereophonic ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Hamburg, Germany : Teldec, [1983]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Program notes (16 p. : ill. ; 12 x 12 cm.) by Hans Christolph Worbs (English translated by Lindsay Craig ; French translated by Jaques Fournier) in container.
Opera in 3 acts, sung in English.
Based on: Aeneid / Virgil.
Participant or Performer Note:
Ann Murray, Rachel Yakar, Elisabeth von Magnus-Harnoncourt, Helrun Gardow, sopranos ; Trudeliese Schmidt, alto ; Paul Esswood, countertenor ; Anton Scharinger, Josef Köstlinger, tenors ; Arnold-Schönberg-Chor, Wien ; Concentus Musicus Wien (with original instruments) ; Nikolaus Harnoncourt, conductor.
Subject: Dido (Legendary character) > Drama.
Aeneas (Legendary character) > Drama.
Genre: Operas.

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