Henry Purcell’s Music for Opera and Theatre

Collectio Musicorum, Inc. Presents

Henry Purcell’s Music for the Opera and the Theatre

May 15, 8pm

Henry Purcell, composer

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Henry Purcell (1659-1695) was one of the greatest English composers who ever lived and the creator of the first great English opera, “Dido and Aeneas.” This concert presents highlights from “Dido” and other of his operatic and theatrical works, including “The Fairy Queen,” “Dioclesian,” “Timon of Athens,” and “King Arthur,” as well as a complete performance of his miniature dramatic work “In Guilty Night.”

Credits

Jeff S. Dailey
Christopher Preston Thompson
Christopher Morrongiello

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Event Detail

May 15, 2020 8:00 pm
May 15, 2020 10:00 pm