Hyperion Records

Most clear of colour
composer
Fayrfax Manuscript
author of text

Recordings
'Sacred & Secular Music' (CDH55148)
Sacred & Secular Music
Buy by post £5.50 CDH55148  Helios (Hyperion's budget label)  
Details
Track 6 on CDH55148 [2'16] Helios (Hyperion's budget label)

Most clear of colour
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A courtly partsong from the Fayrfax Manuscript, which contains many fine works in this genre together with carols devotional and satirical, by composers associated with the court of Henry VII. The whiteness and purity of the lady described in the text are aptly mirrored in the music.

from notes by Paul Hillier © 1990

Track-specific metadata
Details for CDA66370 track 6
Artists
ISRC
GB-AJY-90-37006
Duration
2'16
Recording date
31 March 1987
Recording venue
St John-at-Hackney, London, United Kingdom
Recording producer
Robert van Bahr
Recording engineer
Robert van Bahr
Hyperion usage
  1. Sacred & Secular Music (CDA66370)
    Disc 1 Track 6
    Release date: November 1990
    Deletion date: January 2004
    Superseded by CDH55148
  2. Sacred & Secular Music (CDH55148)
    Disc 1 Track 6
    Release date: January 2004
    Helios (Hyperion's budget label)
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