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A Song for Francesca

Music in Italy, 1330-1430
Gothic Voices, Christopher Page (conductor)
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Recording details: September 1987
St Jude-on-the-Hill, Hampstead Garden Suburb, London, United Kingdom
Produced by Martin Compton
Engineered by Tony Faulkner
Release date: September 2003
Total duration: 50 minutes 26 seconds

Cover artwork: Cleriadus playing a polyphonic chanson in his chamber.
From Cleriadus and Meliadice, British Library MS Royal 20 c.ii, f.51v
 

Awards

GRAMOPHONE AWARD WINNER

Reviews

'Performances which stimulate the mind and invariably cosset the ear … these vibrant performances are matched by a fine recording in the Hyperion tradition' (Gramophone)

'Another of Gothic Voices' beautifully planned medieval programmes' (The Observer)

'The Hyperion recording is a model of its kind' (The Penguin Guide to Compact Discs)

'Another tresure-trove for those who want to explore the neglected beauties of late medieval music' (American Record Guide)

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