Purcell: Theatre Music Vol. VIII
Rogers Covey-Crump : discography

L'Oiseau Lyre "Florilegium" 414 174-1 [LP]

Playing time: 42'25

December 1980, St George the Martyr, London (tracks 1, 5, 6, 9, 10, 11);
November 1983, St George the Martyr, London (tracks 2, 3, 4, 7, 8, 12)

Released: 1985

CD reissue:

Decca 475 529-2 (6CD set) (2004)



Purcell: Theatre Music Vol. VIII

The Academy of Ancient Music - Christopher Hogwood


Side 1[21:17] 
 1.  Love Triumphant or Nature Will Prevail (Z.582)
How happy's the husband Judith Nelson 
 2.  Rule a Wife and Have a Wife (Z.587)
There's not a swain Rogers Covey-Crump 
 3.  The Female Virtuosos (Z.596)
Love, thou art best Emma Kirkby & Judith Nelson 
 4.  Epsom Wells (Z.579)
Leave these useless arts Emma Kirkby & David Thomas 
 5.  The Maid's Last Prayer or Any Rather Than Fail (Z.601)
Though you make no return Judith Nelson
No, resistance is but vain Judith Nelson & Emma Kirkby
Tell me no more Rogers Covey-Crump 
 6.  Aureng-Zebe, or The Great Mogul (Z.573)
I see, she flies me Judith Nelson 
 7.  The Canterbury Guests, or A Bargain Broken (Z.591)
Good neighbour why? Judith Nelson, Emma Kirkby, Julian Pike & David Thomas 

Side 2[21:08] 
 8.  The Fatal Marriage, or The Innocent Adultery (Z.595)
The danger is over Emma Kirkby
I sigh'd and owned my love Emma Kirkby 
 9.  The Spanish Friar, or The Double Discovery (Z.610)
Whilst I with grief Judith Nelson 
 10.  Pausanias, the Betrayer of his Country (Z.585)
Sweeter than roses Judith Nelson
My dearest, my fairest Judith Nelson & Rogers Covey-Crump 
 11.  The Mock Marriage (Z.605)
Oh! how you protest Judith Nelson
'Twas within a furlong Judith Nelson
Man is for the woman made Judith Nelson 
 12.  Oroonoko (Z.584)
Celemene, pray tell Emma Kirkby & Judith Nelson 


Emma Kirkby, soprano
Judith Nelson, soprano
Rogers Covey-Crump, tenor
Julian Pike, tenor
David Thomas, bass

The Academy of Ancient Music
directed by Christopher Hogwood, harpsichord