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The hunt is up

from Ravenscroft's A Brief Discource
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Bennet is another enigmatic figure who flourished from 1599 to 1614 and is best known for his madrigals. This song is found in Ravenscroft’s A Brief Discourse.

from notes by Douglas Wootton © 1981


How the world wags - Social Music for a 17th-century Englishman


Track 10 on CDH55013 [2'06]

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