Johann Christoph Pepusch, Venus and Adonis (masque in two acts), 1715, Ramée 1502, 2016

Rawson, R. (2016) Johann Christoph Pepusch, Venus and Adonis (masque in two acts), 1715, Ramée 1502, 2016. [Audio]

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Abstract

A world premiere recording of Pepusch's largest and most successful masque, composed for the Theatre Royal in Drury Lane in 1715. The recording was made possible after several years of detailed archival work to reconstruct the original 1715 version.

Item Type: Audio
Additional Information: Complete sample aria: https://soundcloud.com/outhere-music/venus-and-adonis-first
Uncontrolled Keywords: Opera, baroque, HIP, period-instrument, drama, performance-practice, recitative, masque, English
Subjects: M Music and Books on Music > M Music > M0005 Instrumental music > M1000 Orchestra
M Music and Books on Music > M Music > M1495 Vocal music
M Music and Books on Music > M Music > M1495 Vocal music > M1496 Collections
M Music and Books on Music > M Music > M1495 Vocal music > M1497 Secular vocal music
M Music and Books on Music > M Music > M1495 Vocal music > M1497 Secular vocal music > M1500 Dramatic music
M Music and Books on Music > M Music > M1495 Vocal music > M1497 Secular vocal music > M1528 Two or more solo voices
M Music and Books on Music > M Music > M1495 Vocal music > M1497 Secular vocal music > M1530 Choruses
M Music and Books on Music > M Music > M0005 Instrumental music
M Music and Books on Music > ML Literature on music
M Music and Books on Music > ML Literature on music > ML0032 Institutions
M Music and Books on Music > ML Literature on music > ML3797 Musical research
M Music and Books on Music > ML Literature on music > ML0047 Librettos. Texts. Scenarios
Divisions: Faculty of Arts and Humanities > School of Music and Performing Arts
Depositing User: Dr Robert Rawson
Date Deposited: 06 Oct 2016 15:59
Last Modified: 06 Oct 2016 15:59
URI: https://create.canterbury.ac.uk/id/eprint/14884

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Last edited: 29/06/2016 12:23:00