When I am Laid

‘Tis the day of love! Well, love of the ground anyway…

A live performance of Henry Purcell’s Dido Lament in Urshult kryka.

Here is one of the most spectacular flaming farewells in music history. Divorce between the beloved when he fails her, and farewell on the journey between living and dead.

“Remember me, remember me, but ah! Forget my fate.”

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