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8.30 am Laurence Scofield talks to conductor Paul McCreesh whose album Purcell: King Arthur 1691 won the 2020 BBC Music Magazine Award for Opera and Recording of the Year, performed by the Gabrieli Players and noted soloists. A new performing edition by Christopher Suckling and Paul McCreesh, based on the surviving contemporary sources, brings infectious life to Purcell's ‘dramatick opera’ to a libretto by John Dryden