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Track(s) taken from CDH55013

A Bellman's Song

First line:
Maids to bed and cover cole
composer
from Melismata, 1611 'Citie Conceits'
author of text

The City Waites
Recording details: October 1980
Unknown, Unknown
Produced by Andrew Keener
Engineered by Tony Faulkner
Release date: January 1988
Total duration: 1 minutes 6 seconds
 
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Reviews

'Splendid, vigorous, animated, hilarious' (Hi-Fi News)

'Rollicking good 'Rollicking good fun' (The Cornish Guardian)

'Highly entertaining' (Classical Music)
This lovely song is another setting by Ravenscroft (c1582– c1635) in Melismata (1611), from Citie Conceits.

from notes by Douglas Wootton 1981

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