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Lachrymae: Music for Strings

Album Summary

>Purcell, Henry : Chacony for Strings in G minor, Z 730
>Britten, Benjamin : Lachrymae, reflections on a song of Dowland, for viola & string orchestra, Op. 48a
>Pärt, Arvo : Cantus in Memory of Benjamin Britten, for string orchestra & bell
>Purcell, Henry : Dido and Aeneas, Z 626
>Vaughan Williams, Ralph : Fantasia on a theme by Thomas Tallis
>Walton, William : Henry V
>Tippett, Michael : Fantasia concertante on a theme of Corelli
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Works Details

>Purcell, Henry : Chacony for Strings in G minor, Z 730
  • Running Time: 6 min. 42 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Written: circa 1678

>Britten, Benjamin : Lachrymae, reflections on a song of Dowland, for viola & string orchestra, Op. 48a
  • Running Time: 14 min. 49 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Form: Concerto
  • Written: 1976

>Arvo Pärt (1935 - ) : Cantus in Memory of Benjamin Britten, for string orchestra & bell
  • Running Time: 6 min. 9 sec.
  • Period Time: Contemporary
  • Written: 1977-1980

>Purcell, Henry : Dido and Aeneas, Z 626 :: Dido's Lament (When I am laid in earth)
  • Running Time: 4 min. 18 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1689

>Vaughan Williams, Ralph : Fantasia on a theme by Thomas Tallis
  • Running Time: 16 min. 16 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1910

>Walton, William : Henry V :: 1. Passacaglia
  • Running Time: 3 min. 5 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1944

>Walton, William : Henry V :: 2. Touch her soft lips and part
  • Running Time: 1 min. 56 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1944

>Tippett, Michael : Fantasia concertante on a theme of Corelli
  • Running Time: 18 min. 46 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1953