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from notes by Andrew Carwood © 2005
extrait des notes rédigées par Andrew Carwood © 2005
aus dem Begleittext von Andrew Carwood © 2005
Deutsch: Viola Scheffel
A programme of motets linking two hundred years of music from medieval and Tudor England.» More
|Evensong Live 2015|
A generous cross section of the music-making that happens at King’s, capturing the atmosphere and acoustic of the Chapel and presenting Evensong as a living and breathing part of our national heritage.» More
|Faire is the Heaven|
Drawn from three key periods: the Reformation, the Restoration and the Anglican revival, here are 23 motets and anthems, sung in the beautiful acoustic of the Lady Chapel of Ely Cathedral.» More
|Naked Byrd, Vol. 1|
Crossing several centuries, from the sixteenth to the present day this album displays how every generation has been inspired to use both sacred and secular music as a powerful medium to express their personal emotions.» More
|Queen Mary's Big Belly|
Gallicantus performs music surrounding the fascinating hopes and tragedies of Queen Mary’s ‘phantom pregnancy’ of 1555.» More
|Tallis: Gaude gloriosa & other sacred music|
‘In its entirety this disc is a sublime tribute both to one of England's greatest composers, and to the skill and conviction of one of today's finest ...
‘This superbly sung selection of some of his finest Latin church music will surely prove to be one of Tallis's very best 500th birthday presents. It i ...» More
|Tallis: Spem in alium|
This is the original release of The Tallis Scholars' acclaimed recording of Tallis's monumental 40-part motet Spem in alium; it remains one of their best-selling albums and was featured in the BBC Radio 4 programme Soul Music.» More
|Tallis: The Tallis Scholars sing Thomas Tallis|
Including Spem in alium as featured in 'Fifty Shades of Grey'. The author, E L James, said: 'I am delighted to have introduced so many of my readers to this amazing 16th-century piece of music, it is absolutely wonderful and the recording from The ...» More
|Tallis: The Complete Works, Vol. 4|
The present album is the fourth in a series of nine covering the complete works of Thomas Tallis (c.1505-1585). Not for nothing is Tallis known as the 'father of church music'—with his colleagues at the Chapel Royal he created most of the church m ...» More
|Sacred Music in the Renaissance, Vol. 1|
The first 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 we ...» More