June 2013#13-26 (06/24/13)
The second volume of music from the Eton Choirbook with Christ Church Choir has arrived, as well as a new recording from Queen's College, Oxfiord.
Composer: John BROWNE (fl c 1480–1505), William CORNYSH (d 1502), Richard DAVY (c 1465 – c 1507), Walter LAMBE (b ?1450–51, d after Michaelmas 1504), Robert WYLKYNSON (b c 1475–80, d 1515 or later), Alessandro SCARLATTI (1660 – 1725), George Frideric HANDEL (1685 – 1759),
CD Info: Avie CD AV2184, Avie CD AV2274.
Thanks to scholar Jaap van Benthem we have reconstructed the work of a once famous contemporary of Dufay--a new project from Austrian radio.
Composer: Firminus Caron (ca.1440 - ca.1475)
CD Info: CD fb1207302
Three recent recordings give us lute repertoire by Francesco da Milano (1497-1543) and the French virtuosos Robert de Visée (c.1650-c.1732).
Composer: Robert de Visée (c.1650-c.1732), Francesco da Milano (1497-1543)
CD Info: Carpe Diem CD 16296, CD HMU 907557, Brilliant CD 94435,
This amazing recording by Vox Luminus (originally destined to be part of a review of new releases) is so extraordinary, it deserves a special showcase.
Composer: Henry Purcell (1659-1695), Thomas Morley (1557-1602), Thomas Tomkins (1572-1656), John Paisible, Thomas Tollet, Thomas Weelkes
CD Info: CD RIC332
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