August 2019#19-36 (08/26/19)
The longtime director of the Christ Church Cathedral, Oxford Choir joins us once again with some of his remarkable history with English Choral music from the Eton Choirbook.
The superb ensemble was a featured group at the Indianapolis Early Music Festival this year; co-founder Kivi Cahn-Lipman joins us to talk of their work and their latest recording.
Composer: Johann Heinrich Schmelzer (1623-1680), Samuel Capricornus (1628–1665)
CD Info: CD FCR914, CD FCR911
We recently rediscovered one of our old programs that featured a recording Pomerium made 42 years ago; happily, the ensemble continues, and director Alexander Blachly joins us to share two of their more recent projects.
Composer: Orlande de Lassus, Thomas Tallis (1505-1585), John Sheppard (ca. 1515-1558), Robert White (1538-1572), William Byrd (ca. 1539-1623), Henry Purcell (1659-1695)
CD Info: CD OHR 001, CD OHR 003
Scott Metcalfe and the Blue Heron Ensemble share a live performance of music from the Peterhouse Partbooks.
Composer: Robert Fayrfax (1464–1521), John Taverner (c. 1490–1545), Arthur Chamberlayne (b. 1470s?), Hugh Aston (c. 1485–1558), Nicholas Ludford (c. 1490-1557))
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