ANDREAS SCHOLL – O SOLITUDE
HENRY PURCELL (1659–1695)
1If music be the food of love, Z379a
Text: Henry Heveningham
1st setting, 2nd version

Come, ye sons of art, away, Z323
Ode for the Birthday of Queen Mary II, 1694
Text: Nahum Tate?
2:19
2Sound the trumpet
with CHRISTOPHE DUMAUX countertenor
3:02
3Strike the viol, touch the lute
King Arthur or The British Worthy, Z628
Text: John Dryden
4:18
4 Chacony 3:37
5 Fairest isle (Venus) 4:55
6 What power art thou? (Cold Genius)
(Cold Song)
A Tribute to Klaus Nomi
3:09
7 Chacony in G minor, Z730
g-moll • en sol mineur
The Fairy Queen, Z629
Text: anonymous adaption of
Shakespeare’s
A Summer Night’s Dream
4:08
8 One charming night (Secresie)
Pausanias, the Betrayer of His Country, Z585
Text: Richard Norton
2:24
9 Sweeter than roses
Dido and Aeneas, Z626
Text: Nahum Tate
3:17
10 When I am laid in earth (Dido)
(Dido’s Lament)
4:05
11 The Gordian Knot Unty’d, Z597
Incidental Music
I Overture
II Air
III Rondeau Minuet
IV Air
V Jig
VI Chaconne
VII Air
VIII Minuet Welcome to all the pleasures, Z339 Ode for St Cecilia’s Day, 1683
Text: Christopher Fishburn
10:48
12 Here the deities approve
Oedipus, King of Thebes, Z583
Text: John Dryden, Nathaniel Lee
4:35
13 Music for a while 4:13
14 O dive custos Auriacae domus, Z504
Elegy on the Death of Queen Mary, 1695
Text: Henry Parker
with CHRISTOPHE DUMAUX countertenor
6:59
15 O solitude, my sweetest choice!, Z406
Text: Katherine Philips
5:33
16 Pavan in G minor, Z752
g-moll • en sol mineur
4:50
17 Now that the sun hath veiled his light, Z193
(An Evening Hymn on a Ground)
Text: William Fuller
4:24

ANDREAS SCHOLL countertenor

Accademia Bizantina
Stefano Montanari
leader

CD/Download 478 2262
Recording: Bagnacavallo (Italy), Chiesa di San Girolamo, 7/2010
Executive Producers: Paul Moseley & Niall O’Rourke
Producer: Mark Brown
Recording Engineer: Philip Siney
Recording Facilities by C.R. Studio di Chinellato Roberto, Philip Siney
Editing: Mark Brown
Project Coordinator: Joanne Baines
Vocal Coach: Richard Levitt