Virgin and Child
Music from the Baldwin Partbooks II

A second voyage through the miracle that is the Baldwin Partbooks draws from the singers of Contrapunctus and their director Owen Rees performances of rare integrity—and great beauty.

SIGCD474  75 minutes 18 seconds
'The choral sound is distinctive. Astringent countertenors pierce through sweet, rounded sopranos, and the whole is anchored by a wonderful breadth in the basses … Contrapunctus remain king in a ...
'The sound of [the] very high sopranos [is] crystal clear, beautifully focussed, stable … excellently tuned voices that blend well with the rest of the consort' (