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Ode to St Cecilia

Purcell Henry | Arman Howard

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Duration:
53m 29s
Title on Youtube:
Henry Purcell Ode to St Cecilia Hail! Bright Cecilia Z 328 Howard Armann
Description on Youtube:
Henry Purcell Ode to St Cecilia Hail! Bright Cecilia Z 328 Howard Armann ****Movements**** Symphony (overture): Introduction—Canzona—Adagio—Allegro—Grave—Allegro (repeat) Recitative (bass) and chorus: "Hail! Bright Cecilia" Duet (treble [though range would suggest alto] and bass): "Hark! hark! each tree" Air (countertenor): "'Tis nature's voice" Chorus: "Soul of the world" Air (soprano) and chorus: "Thou tun'st this world" Trio (alto, tenor and bass): "With that sublime celestial lay" Air (bass): "Wondrous machine!" Air (countertenor): "The airy violin" Duet (countertenor and tenor): "In vain the am'rous flute" Air (countertenor): "The fife and all the harmony of war" Duet (two basses): "Let these among themselves contest" Chorus: "Hail! Bright Cecilia, hail to thee"