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Brisbane Baroque – Dido and Aeneas, Purcell’s Masterpiece

Brisbane Baroque – Dido and Aeneas, Purcell’s Masterpiece

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Dido and Aeneas, English composer Henry Purcell’s finest masterwork will be presented under the rotunda in Brisbane City Hall at Brisbane Baroque Festival, 2015

Henry Purcell’s Musical Grace

Henry Purcell’s Musical Grace

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The re-founding of the traditions of the Chapels Royal after the 1660 Restoration to the throne of England of King Charles II (1630 – 1685) brought music of excellence before the public who rejoiced in the opportunity to hear sacred and secular musical entertainments on a grand scale. Composer Henry…