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Confort d'amours

composer
rondeau; Bodeian Library, Oxford, MS Canonici misc.213
author of text

Gothic Voices, Christopher Page (conductor)
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 1988
Total duration: 3 minutes 47 seconds

Cover artwork: 'The Nine Heroines' from Thomas of Saluzzo's Chevalier Errant.
Paris, Bibliothèque Nationale, MS fr.12559. f.125v
 
French pieces from an Italian manuscript
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Confort d'amours  [3'47]

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

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