August 2016

#16-36 (08/29/16)

Oxford vs. Cambridge

Delphian gives us the latest from Merton College, while the Choir of Gonville & Caius recreates music from the lost Palace of Westminster.

Composer: Nicholas Ludford (c1485-1557), William Cornysh (d1502 or 1465-1523), John Sheppard (c1515-1558), Jonathan Dove (born 1959), Thomas Tallis (1505-1585) , Edward Elgar (1857-1934), Thomas Morley (1557/8-1602), John Rutter (born 1945) , Hubert Parry (1848-1918), William Byrd (1539/40-1623), Roger Quilter (1877-1953) , Gerald Finzi (1901-1956), William Harris (1883-1973), John Kenny

CD Info: CD DCD 34158, CD DCD 34174

#16-35 (08/22/16)

Three from Harmonia Mundi

The early 17th century in France (both sacred and secular) and the amazing solo work by the English composer killed in the Puritan revolution.

Composer: Michel Lambert [1610-1696], Marc-Antoine Charpentier [1643-1704], William Lawes (1602-1645), Henry Du Mont

CD Info: CD HAF 8905276, CD HMU 907625, CD HMU 902241

#16-34 (08/15/16)

The High Road to Kilkenny

The French Ensemble Les Musicians de Saint-Julien gives us a new and wonderful program of Gaelic songs and dances of the 17th and 18th centuries.


CD Info: CD No. 234

#16-33 (08/08/16)

Three from Hyperion

The wonderfully supportive label for early music gives us new releases from the 13th, 14th, and 16th centuries.

Composer: Guillaume de Machaut, Alonso Lobo, Francisco Guerrero (1528-1599)

CD Info: CDA68115, CDA68103, CDA68106.

#16-32 (08/01/16)

Barley Moon

Ayreheart’s latest is a celebration of the intersection of folk and so-called “art” music of the English Elizabethan and Jacobean eras; founding lutenist Ronn McFarlane joins us.

Composer: John Dowland

CD Info: DSL-92203

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