Funeral Sentences for the death of Queen Mary II - Henry Purcell -
Sir John Eliot Gardiner
About two months later these were played at Purcell's own funeral.
Specially for M because she wants happier music!
I don’t think you really understood what I meant ....funereal music has its place and is appropriate to the occasion. What I was referring to is music that is not meant to be for that purpose but tends to be relentlessly downbeat, dirge like and thoroughly depressing nevertheless!