Vocal Concert

Hear My Prayer

Les Arts Florissants - Paul Agnew - Purcell

Paul AgnewPaul Agnew © Oscar Ortega
Les Arts FlorissantsLes Arts Florissants © DR
Paul AgnewPaul Agnew © Gil Lefauconnier
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Wednesday, 25 November 2020 — 6:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Duration: about 1h15


  • Henry Purcell
    Rejoice in the Lord alway, Z.49
    I will sing unto the Lord as long as I live, Z.22
    Remember not Lord our offenses
    Sonata V, Z.794 (1683), extrait
    Miserere Mei, Z.109
    O God thou hast cast us out, Z.36
    Hear my prayer, Z.15
    Sonata VI, Z.795 (1683), extrait
    Blow up the trumpet in Sion
    Let mine eyes run down with tears, Z.24
    Sonata I, Z.790 (1683), extrait
    Thou knowest Lord the secrets of our hearts, Z.58c
    Man that is born of a woman, Z.27
    My Heart is inditing of a good matter


  • Les Arts Florissants
  • Paul Agnew, conducting
Modern audiences are primarily familiar with Purcell’s works for theatre, composed at the very end of his life; but for the composer himself, his religious works were paramount. A journey into this facet of the English master’s oeuvre by Les Arts Florissants.
Concert enregistré par France Musique