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A Song for Francesca

Music in Italy, 1330-1430
Gothic Voices, Christopher Page (conductor)
Last few CD copies remaining
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
 
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Quando i oselli canta  [2'01]  Anonymous - Medieval
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Confort d'amours  [3'47]  Anonymous - Medieval
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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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