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Composer(s): Henry Purcell (16 Jul 1659 - 21 Nov 1695)
Work identifier: M3818
Real Name: The Prophetess or, The History of Dioclesian
Display Name: The Prophetess or, The History of Dioclesian
Work/Opus: Z. 627
Composed: c. 1690
Genre: Opera + Operetta
Genre Type: Opera
Period: Baroque
Instrumentation: Opera Orchestra
Librettist(s): T. Betterton
Mvt. 1Overture  (Opera Orchestra)
Mvt. 2Preludio  (Opera Orchestra)
Mvt. 3Act II - Aria and Chorus: 'Great Diocles The Boar Has Kill'd...Sing Io's!'  (Opera Orchestra)
Mvt. 4Act II - Duet And Chorus: 'Charon The Peaceful Shade Invites'  (Opera Orchestra)
Mvt. 5Act II - Duet and Chorus: 'Let All Mankind The Pleasure Share...'  (Opera Orchestra)
Mvt. 6Act II - Martial Song and Chorus: 'Let The Soldiers Rejoice'  (Opera Orchestra)
Mvt. 7Act II - Martial Song and Chorus: Ritornello  (Opera Orchestra)
Mvt. 8Act II - Trio and Chorus: 'To Mars Let 'Em Raise'  (Opera Orchestra)
Mvt. 9Act II - Song, Qt and Chorus: 'Since The Toils And The Hazards'  (Opera Orchestra)
Mvt. 10Act II: Dance Of Furies  (Opera Orchestra)
Mvt. 11Act II: Second Act Tune  (Opera Orchestra)
Mvt. 12Act III: Chaconne   (Opera Orchestra)
Mvt. 13Act III - Song: 'When First I Saw'  (Opera Orchestra)
Mvt. 14Act III - The Chair Dance  (Opera Orchestra)
Mvt. 15Act III - Air: 'What Shall I Do'  (Opera Orchestra)
Mvt. 16Act III - Third Act Tune  (Opera Orchestra)
Mvt. 17Act IV - The Butterfly Dance  (Opera Orchestra)
Mvt. 18Act IV - Trumpet Tune  (Opera Orchestra)
Mvt. 19Act IV - Song and Chorus: 'Sound, Fame, Thy Brazen Trumpet Sound!'  (Opera Orchestra)
Mvt. 20Act IV - Fourth Act Tune  (Opera Orchestra)
Mvt. 21Act V - Country Dance  (Opera Orchestra)
Mvt. 22Air  (Opera Orchestra)
Mvt. 23Hornpipe  (Opera Orchestra)
Mvt. 24Air (Trumpet Tune)  (Opera Orchestra)
Mvt. 25Act V - The Masque: 'Call The Nymphs'  (Opera Orchestra)
Mvt. 26Act V - The Masque: 'Let The Graces And Pleasures Repair'   (Opera Orchestra)
Mvt. 27Act V - The Masque: 'Come, Come Away'   (Opera Orchestra)
Mvt. 28Act V - Chorus: 'Behold, O Mightiest Of Gods'   (Opera Orchestra)
Mvt. 29Act V: Paspe   (Opera Orchestra)
Mvt. 30Act V - Air: 'Oh The Sweet Delights Of Love!  (Opera Orchestra)
Mvt. 31Act V - Air and Chorus: 'Let Monarchs Fight...Hear, Mighty Love!'  (Opera Orchestra)
Mvt. 32Act V - Air: 'Since from my dear Astra's sight...'  (Alto)
Mvt. 33Act V - Duet: 'Make Room, Make Room'   (Opera Orchestra)
Mvt. 34Act V - Scene and Chorus: 'I'm Here, I'm Here...'  (Opera Orchestra)
Mvt. 35Act V: Dance of Bacchanals  (Opera Orchestra)
Mvt. 36Act V - Air: 'Still I'm Wishing, Still Desiring'  (Opera Orchestra)
Mvt. 37Act V: Canaries  (Opera Orchestra)
Mvt. 38Act V - Duet: 'Tell me why...'  (Soprano, Bass)
Mvt. 39Act V: Dance  (Opera Orchestra)
Mvt. 40Act V - Air and Chorus: 'All Our Days And Our Nights...Begone, Begone, Importunate Reason'  (Opera Orchestra)
Mvt. 41Act V - Air: 'Let Us Dance, Let Us Sing'  (Opera Orchestra)
Mvt. 42Act V: Dance (II)  (Opera Orchestra)
Mvt. 43Act V - Trio and Chorus: 'Triumph, Triumph Victorious Love...Then All Rehearse'  (Opera Orchestra)
Composer(s): Henry Purcell (16 Jul 1659 - 21 Nov 1695)
Recording identifier: M2147490687
Real Name: The Prophetess or, The History of Dioclesian
Display Name: The Prophetess or, The History of Dioclesian
Work/Opus: Z. 627
Composed: c. 1690
Genre: Opera + Operetta
Genre Type: Opera
Period: Baroque
Instrumentation: Opera Orchestra
Librettist(s): T. Betterton
Ensemble: Leonhardt Baroque Ensemble
Consort of Viols
Soloists: Gustav Leonhardt (Harpsichord)
Alfred Deller (Counter-tenor)
Label: Artemis-Vanguard
Catalogue Number: ATM-CD-1253
CD Media ID: 5860