Locke: Suite from The Tempest

This page lists all recordings of Suite from The Tempest, by Matthew Locke (c.1622-77) on CD & download (MP3 & FLAC).

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The Tempest

The Tempest

Inspired by Shakespeare


Draghi, G B:

The Tempest: Dance of fantastick spirits

Hart, James:

The Tempest: Dorinda's song

Hersant:

Falling Star

Locke:

Suite from The Tempest

Martin, F:

Songs of Ariel from Shakespeare's ‘The Tempest'

Purcell:

Hear my prayer, O Lord, Z15

Jehova, quam multi sunt hostes mei, Z135

Let mine eyes run down with tears, Z24

O God, thou hast cast us out, Z36


La Tempête, Simon-Pierre Bestion

A profoundly modern dimension emerges from this confrontation between English works from the 17th century (Henry Purcell, Matthew Locke) and works from the 20th and 21st centuries (Philippe Hersant, Franck Martin, Thierry Pécou). Coming from highly different musical universes, each composition is, however, largely inspired by the founding themes of Shakespeare’s play, sometimes taking up excerpts from it. The text is recited in English, or rather Shakespeare’s ‘Old English’, as are all the sung parts, in order to reproduce the strong, sweet accent of that tongue.

Released or re-released in last 6 months

Alpha - ALPHA608

(CD)

$17.25

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Locke: Music for The Tempest

Locke: Music for The Tempest


anon.:

Tune for the Woodlark

Biber:

Battalia

Passacaglia in C minor

Sonata violino solo representativa in A

Partia VII in C minor for two Violas d'amore and Basso continuo

Locke:

Suite from The Tempest

Canon 4 in 2

Onofri:

Ricercare

Zelenka:

Fanfare in D major


Il Giardino Armonico, Trompeten-Consort Innsbruck, Giovanni Antonini

Early Music - up to 30% off

Warner Classics Das Alte Werk - 2564642241

(CD)

Normally: $8.75

Special: $6.56

Usually despatched in 3 - 4 working days.

All The World's A Stage

All The World's A Stage

Music and dances for Williams Shakespeare


anon.:

The Fairey Masque

Witches Dance I

The second Witches dance

Greensleeves to a Ground

Strawberry Leaves

Arne:

When daisies pied (from Love's Labours Lost)

Byrd:

Galliard

Pavan

Chilcot:

Orpheus with his lute

Dibdin:

Country Dances and Cotillions: Mrs Quickly

Country Dances and Cotillions: As You Like It

Country Dances and Cotillions: The Taming of the Shrew

Country Dances and Cotillions: Alls Well That Ends Well

Johnson, R:

Full fathom five

Where the bee sucks

Locke:

Orpheus with his lute

Let's have a dance upon the heath

Suite from The Tempest

Morley:

O mistress mine

It was a lover and his lass

Passymeasures Pavan

Purcell:

Suite from the Fairy Queen


Musica Donum Dei

Music from the sixteenth to the eighteenth centuries composed for Shakespeare's plays or to celebrate his work. A wide range of instrumental sounds and some splendid singing create a fascinating programme of dynamic and cheerful English music, performed by one of Britain's leading ensembles.

The Gift of Music - CCLCDG1110

(CD)

$12.00

(also available to download from $10.00)

Usually despatched in 2 - 3 working days. (Available now to download.)

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