This is a kind of secular anthem, with solo and concerted voices
Lament for the death of Henry Purcell
Fine dramatic writing including a graphic storm recitative and aria.
This dialogue over the death of a boy contains moving songs from a leading theatre composer, and col...
Three arias which alternate noble and tragic moods around the drama of King Solomon's judgement.
These arias from a major cantata which has survived incomplete, have lyrical melodies for voice and ...
The first two of the four duets are rich in harmony, and virtuoso counterpoint.