les Davey de France

Alan and Pat live and work in Bordeaux. Alan is a pastor and Pat was a nurse. Now we work with UFM worldwide. Read on! (If you'd like to know what took us to Bordeaux, then start with the archives from September 2004)

Tuesday, January 04, 2011

Purcell : Fairest Isle

Click here to listen to Andreas Scholl sing "Fairest Isle" by Purcell.

Apparently Wesley based "Love divine, all loves excelling" on this charming song. Certainly the structure and even the expressions are very similar and at one time "Love divine" was sung to this tune.

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