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from notes by Peter Phillips © 1995
extrait des notes rédigées par Peter Phillips © 1995
Français: Myrna F Denis/Gimell
aus dem Begleittext von Peter Phillips © 1995
Deutsch: Gerd Hüttenhofer
|Vinum et Musica|
Glorious polyphony from William Byrd, Robert White, Thomas Tallis and others, performed in the kind of informal setting—and using only the original partbooks—the composers themselves might have recognized.» More
Six settings of the Lamentations of Jeremiah, traditionally performed after dark on Maundy Thursday, Good Friday and Holy Saturday.» More
|Sacred Music in the Renaissance, Vol. 2|
The second of three volumes featuring The Tallis Scholars' finest recordings, one for each decade, and each offering over five hours of the award-winning performances that helped establish Renaissance Polyphony as one of the great repertoires of w ...» More
|The Tallis Scholars sing Tudor Church Music, Vol. 2|
"Of all the polyphony we have recorded, this early English style with its dazzling high treble parts and luminous sonorities is, for me, as good as it gets. Our pioneering performances of Sheppard and White have shown them to be the equals of Tall ...» More
|White: The Tallis Scholars sing Tudor Church Music|
One of the very few albums dedicated entirely to a selection of works by Robert White, arguably the leading figure in that lost generation of English composers which came to maturity between Tallis and Byrd.» More