John Blow

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Blow was a significant composer, with the opera Venus and Adonis (1685) with librettist Aphra Behn and numerous anthems, odes, songs, and keyboard works.
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Ode on the Death of Mr. Henry Purcell, for 2 male altos, 2 recorders, viol & continuo 1695 20:25 Vocal Music
Voluntary for organ in C major 04:33 Keyboard
Voluntary for organ in D minor (Double voluntary) 03:35 Keyboard
The self-banish'd (A Minuet) 02:45 Vocal Music
Ground for 2 violins & continuo in G minor 04:04 Keyboard Chamber Music
Lovely Salina, innocent and free 02:34 Vocal Music
Voluntary for organ in A minor, S 55 (For the Coronet Stop) 07:00 Keyboard
Lately on yonder swelling bush, song for 2 voices 03:15 Vocal Music
Venus and Adonis, masque 1681 53:08 Opera
Salvator Mundi for chorus 03:27 Choral
Morlake Ground, for keyboard 03:39 Keyboard
Voluntary for organ in G minor 02:04 Keyboard
The Fair lover and his black mistress 03:34 Vocal Music
Verse in G major for the double organ (S29) 05:21 Keyboard
Chaconne in G for 2 violins, viola & continuo 04:44 Chamber Music
Sabina Has a Thousand Charms 02:30 Vocal Music
Chloe Found Amyntas Lying for voice & continuo 05:41 Vocal Music
Voluntary for organ in D minor 03:18 Keyboard
O Lord, Thou Hast Searched Me Out and Known Me 05:02 Choral
Prelude for keyboard in G major 01:01 Keyboard
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