Tuesday, May 19, 2009
Henry Purcell: Thou Knowest Lord...

Music by Henry Purcell (a 17th century Baroque composer) via New Liturgical Movement.  I recommend the CD: The Works of Henry Purcell

2 comment(s):

del_button June 16, 2009 at 11:15 AM
Anonymous said...

Place à Purcell au Festival Montreal Baroque !
Du 25 au 28 Juin 2009

del_button February 4, 2015 at 8:59 AM
Anonymous said...

In the Ode to St Cecilia, the air: "wondrous machine" seems to fit the words of the Benedictus far too well and IMHO it (and possibly the remainder of the Ode although TBH I have not yet looked closely at the rest of it)was composed for a mass that died prematurely when William of Orange took the throne.

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