Henry Purcell - Dido and Aeneas
Henry's adult years
Henry Purcell married Frances Peters, and together they had 6 children. Only two out of six of these children survived infancy, who also loved music. He spent 6 years writing religious music for the church. After 6 years of writing music for the church, he returned to writing music for the theater.Purcell then became an organist at the Chapel Royal.
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