Henry Purcell (1659–1695)

Top Purcell pieces

'When I am laid in earth' artwork

'When I am laid in earth' Henry Purcell (1659-1695 : England) Conductor: Harry Christophers Ensemble: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment Soloists: Elin Manahan Thomas Record label: Classic FM Catalogue ID: CFM FW 104

Henry Purcell (1659-1695 : England) Conductor: William Christie Ensemble: Les Arts Florissants Record label: Harmonia Mundi Catalogue ID: HMX 290606

Most shared Purcell features

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Purcell - Dido and Aeneas

Annie Lennox performs ‘Dido’s Lament’ with London City Voices

Annie Lennox sings deeply moving ‘Dido’s Lament’ with massed online choir

Cellist performs heartrending version of Dido’s Lament in memory of George Floyd

Cellist performs heartrending version of Dido’s Lament in memory of George Floyd

Tunnel acoustic

Baroque opera performed in a tunnel sounds incredible

Olivia Colman and Emma Stone in The Favourite

The Favourite soundtrack: trailer music, tracklisting and credits