The first 4 videos that appear after searching for "Henry Purcell" on YouTube:
Incidentally, number 3 is one of my favorite pieces that he wrote - partly because I love the poem so much.
The first 4 videos that come up when searching for "Benjamin Britten" on YouTube:
Funny that YouTube and I share the same first impression of Britten...Number 4 is a fascinating documentary most definitely worth checking out.
What were your first impressions of Purcell and Britten? What were the first times you experienced their music?