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Henry Lawes

born: 5 January 1596
died: 21 October 1662
country: United Kingdom

Albums

Lawes & Lawes: Songs
CDA67589
Lawes: Sitting by the streams
CDA66135Archive Service
Lawes & Lawes: Songs
CDA67589
Psalms from St Paul's, Vol. 1 1-17
CDP11001Archive Service; also available on CDS44101/12Download currently discounted
The Emma Kirkby Collection
This album is not yet available for downloadCDA66227
The Psalms of David
CDS44101/1212CDs Boxed set (at a special price)

Complete works available for download

A Despairing LoverAndrew King (tenor), Anthony Rooley (lute)
A DialogueEmma Kirkby (soprano), Evelyn Tubb (soprano), Anthony Rooley (lute)
A Pastoral Elegie to the memory of deare Brother, William LawesRebecca Outram (soprano), Robin Blaze (countertenor), Robert Macdonald (bass), Elizabeth Kenny (theorbo), William Carter (lute), Frances Kelly (harp)
A Tale out of AnacreonRobin Blaze (countertenor), Elizabeth Kenny (theorbo)
Amarillis, by a springRobin Blaze (countertenor), Elizabeth Kenny (theorbo)
Amintor's WelladayMary Nichols (alto), Anthony Rooley (lute)
From the heav'ns now I flyRobin Blaze (countertenor), Elizabeth Kenny (theorbo)
Hark, shepherd swainsThe Consort of Musicke, Anthony Rooley (director)
I prithee send me back my heartMary Nichols (alto), Anthony Rooley (lute)
Loves Sweet ReposeRobin Blaze (countertenor), Elizabeth Kenny (theorbo), William Carter (lute), Frances Kelly (harp)
My soul the great God's praises singsThe Consort of Musicke, Anthony Rooley (director)
No ReprieveRobin Blaze (countertenor), Elizabeth Kenny (theorbo)
Oh sweet woods, the delight of solitarinessRobin Blaze (countertenor), Elizabeth Kenny (theorbo)
Oh, that joy so soon should wasteRobin Blaze (countertenor), Elizabeth Kenny (lute)
Orpheus' HymnJoseph Cornwell (tenor), Anthony Rooley (lute)
Psalm 8 'Domine, Dominus noster'St Paul's Cathedral Choir, John Scott (conductor), Andrew Lucas (organ)
Sing fair ClorindaThe Consort of Musicke, Anthony Rooley (director)
Sitting by the streamsThe Consort of Musicke, Anthony Rooley (director)
Slide soft, you silver floodsRobin Blaze (countertenor), Elizabeth Kenny (theorbo)
Slide soft, you silver floodsEvelyn Tubb (soprano), Anthony Rooley (lute)
Sweet Echo, sweetest nymph that liv'st unseenRebecca Outram (soprano), Elizabeth Kenny (theorbo)
Sweet, stay awhile; why do you rise?Robin Blaze (countertenor), Elizabeth Kenny (lute)
Sweet, stay awhile; why do you rise?Joseph Cornwell (tenor), Anthony Rooley (lute)
TavolaRobin Blaze (countertenor), Elizabeth Kenny (theorbo)
TavolaAndrew King (tenor), Anthony Rooley (lute)
The Angler's SongRobin Blaze (countertenor), Elizabeth Kenny (theorbo)
The Angler's SongAndrew King (tenor), Richard Wistreich (bass)
The LarkEmma Kirkby (soprano), Anthony Rooley (lute)
The Mournful LoversEmma Kirkby (soprano), Anthony Rooley (lute)
Thee and thy wondrous deedsThe Consort of Musicke, Anthony Rooley (director)
When shall I see my captive heart?Robin Blaze (countertenor), Elizabeth Kenny (lute)

Alphabetical listing of all musical works

A Despairing Lover (Lawes)
A Dialogue (Lawes)
A Pastoral Elegie to the memory of deare Brother, William Lawes (Lawes)
A Tale out of Anacreon (Lawes)
Amarillis, by a spring (Lawes)
Amidst the myrtles as I walk  
Amintor's Welladay (Lawes)
At dead low ebb of night  
Cease you jolly shepherds  
Chloris now thou art fled away  
Come, sad Turtle, mateless moaning  
Farewell Despairing Hopes, I'll love no more  
From the heav'ns now I fly (Lawes)
Hark, shepherd swains (Lawes)
I prithee send me back my heart (Lawes)
In quel gelato core una voce  
Loves Sweet Repose (Lawes)
Man's life is but vain, for 'tis subject to pain  
My soul the great God's praises sings (Lawes)
No Reprieve (Lawes)
Now, now Lucasia, now make haste  
O King of Heaven and Hell, of Sea and Earth!  
O Lord our Governor, how excellent is thy Name in all the world  
Oh sweet woods, the delight of solitariness (Lawes)
Oh, that joy so soon should waste (Lawes)
Orpheus' Hymn (Lawes)
Psalm 8 'Domine, Dominus noster' (Lawes/Corfe)
Sing fair Clorinda (Lawes)
Sitting by the streams (Lawes)
Slide soft, you silver floods (Lawes)
Sweet Echo, sweetest nymph that liv'st unseen (Lawes)
Sweet, stay awhile; why do you rise? (Lawes)
Swift through the yielding air  
Tavola (Lawes)
The Angler's Song (Lawes)
The Lark (Lawes)
The Mournful Lovers (Lawes)
Thee and thy wondrous deeds (Lawes)
This mossy bank they prest  
When shall I see my captive heart? (Lawes)
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