Purcell King Arthur 1691

Purcell King Arthur 1691

Worldwide release 25 October 2019

Anna Dennis, Mhairi Lawson, Rowan Pierce, Carolyn Sampson (sopranos)
Jeremy Budd, James Way (tenors)
Ashley Riches, Roderick Williams (bass/baritones)

Gabrieli Consort & Players

Paul McCreesh (conductor)

Henry Purcell and John Dryden’s King Arthur, the great patriotic opera of the late 17th century, is recorded here in a lively new performing edition, after more than two decades in Gabrieli’s touring repertoire.


Purcell: Come if you dare

Winged Lion / Signum Classics

SIGCD589

Oct 2019