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Hyperion Records

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Forde Abbey, Dorset.
Track(s) taken from CDH55462
Recording details: June 1985
Forde Abbey, Somerset, United Kingdom
Produced by Morten Winding
Engineered by Antony Howell
Release date: February 1987
Total duration: 2 minutes 32 seconds

'A fine recital that adds a few welcome items to the recorded repertory of the lute song, engineered close to perfection' (Gramophone)

'At the time I thought it the best lute song recital ever, and there are few even now that can match this for quality, on every level (and they're nearly all by Emma, anyway)' (Early Music Review)

It was a time when silly bees could speak
1603; Third Book of Songs; known as The Earl of Essex his buzz
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