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from notes by Peter Phillips © 2008
extrait des notes rédigées par Peter Phillips © 2008
aus dem Begleittext von Peter Phillips © 2008
Deutsch: Viola Scheffel
|Sheppard: Church Music, Vol. 4|
‘This is wonderful singing, with a sense of freedom and flow that is almost overpowering’ (Gramophone)
‘The preferred version of this Mass’ (Fanfare, USA)» More
|The Sixteen & The Golden Age of English Polyphony|
When The Sixteen embarked upon their recording career back in 1982, few would have been able to predict quite how far they would go towards rehabilitating the little-known music of these four master composers of the 16th century. In this their 30t ...» More
|Taverner, Tye & Sheppard: Western Wynde Mass|
The Western Wynde Masses of Taverner, Tye and Sheppard make a unique set. Not only was there no other example in English Renaissance music of a linked series of Mass compositions by different composers, there was also no precedent in English compo ...» 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