Now What Is Love? Aspects of Love in the 17th Century

Audio Samples

>Jones, Robert (II) : Now What Is Love
>Rossi, Luigi : Guardatevi ola nemica io sono, for voice & continuo
>Anonymous, Italian : Occhi belli, song
>Piccinini, Alessandro : Toccata no 1 (from Intavolatura di Liuto)
>Striggio, Alessandro : Se piu del canto mio, for voice & lute
>Dowland, John [Composer] : Go crystal tears, for 4 voices & lute (First Book of Songs)
>Dowland, John [Composer] : Solus cum sola, pavan for lute, P 10
>Danyel, John : Griefe Keepe Within
>Moulinié, Etienne : Enfin la beaute que j'adore
>Bataille, Gabriel : Ma bergere non legere
>Guédron, Pierre : Cesses Mortels de Soupirer
>Purcell, Henry : Love arms himself in Celia's eyes, song, Z. 392
>Purcell, Henry : Fairy Queen, Z 629
>Matteis, Nicola : Suite for recorder & continuo in D major
>Purcell, Henry : If music be the food of love, Z 379

Album Summary

>Jones, Robert (II) : Now What Is Love
>Rossi, Luigi : Guardatevi ola nemica io sono, for voice & continuo
>Anonymous, Italian : Occhi belli, song
>Piccinini, Alessandro : Toccata no 1 (from Intavolatura di Liuto)
>Striggio, Alessandro : Se piu del canto mio, for voice & lute
>Dowland, John [Composer] : Go crystal tears, for 4 voices & lute (First Book of Songs)
>Dowland, John [Composer] : Solus cum sola, pavan for lute, P 10
>Danyel, John : Griefe Keepe Within
>Moulinié, Etienne : Enfin la beaute que j'adore
>Bataille, Gabriel : Ma bergere non legere
>Guédron, Pierre : Cesses Mortels de Soupirer
>Purcell, Henry : Love arms himself in Celia's eyes, song, Z. 392
>Purcell, Henry : Fairy Queen, Z 629
>Matteis, Nicola : Suite for recorder & continuo in D major
>Purcell, Henry : If music be the food of love, Z 379
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Recording information: Valley Recordings, Littleton-on-Severn, England (04/1990).



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Works Details

>Jones, Robert (II) : Now What Is Love
  • Performers: Glenda Simpson (Mezzo Soprano); Barry Mason (Chitarrone); Barry Mason (Theorbo); Barry Mason (Lute)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 53 sec.
  • Period Time: Renaissance

>Rossi, Luigi : Guardatevi olà nemica io sono, for voice & continuo
  • Performers: Glenda Simpson (Mezzo Soprano); Barry Mason (Chitarrone); Barry Mason (Lute); Barry Mason (Theorbo)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 57 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque

>Anonymous, Italian : Occhi belli, song
  • Performers: Glenda Simpson (Mezzo Soprano); Barry Mason (Chitarrone); Barry Mason (Lute); Barry Mason (Theorbo)
  • Running Time: 5 min. 6 sec.
  • Form: Vocal

>Piccinini, Alessandro : Toccata no 1 (from Intavolatura di Liuto)
  • Performers: Glenda Simpson (Mezzo Soprano); Barry Mason (Lute); Barry Mason (Theorbo); Barry Mason (Chitarrone)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 5 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque

>Striggio, Alessandro : Se piu del canto mio, for voice & lute
  • Performers: Glenda Simpson (Mezzo Soprano); Barry Mason (Chitarrone); Barry Mason (Theorbo); Barry Mason (Lute)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 38 sec.
  • Period Time: Renaissance
  • Form: Vocal

>Dowland, John [Composer] : Go crystal tears, for 4 voices & lute (First Book of Songs)
  • Performers: Glenda Simpson (Mezzo Soprano); Barry Mason (Theorbo); Barry Mason (Lute); Barry Mason (Chitarrone)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 28 sec.
  • Period Time: Renaissance
  • Form: Vocal
  • Written: 1597

>Dowland, John [Composer] : Solus cum sola, pavan for lute, P 10
  • Performers: Glenda Simpson (Mezzo Soprano); Barry Mason (Lute); Barry Mason (Chitarrone); Barry Mason (Theorbo)
  • Running Time: 4 min. 46 sec.
  • Period Time: Renaissance

>Danyel, John : Griefe Keepe Within
  • Performers: Glenda Simpson (Mezzo Soprano); Barry Mason (Lute); Barry Mason (Chitarrone); Barry Mason (Theorbo)
  • Running Time: 8 min. 34 sec.
  • Period Time: Renaissance

>Etienne Moulinié (1600 - after 1669) : Enfin la beauté que j'adore
  • Performers: Glenda Simpson (Mezzo Soprano); Barry Mason (Theorbo); Barry Mason (Lute); Barry Mason (Chitarrone)
  • Running Time: 4 min. 20 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque

>Bataille, Gabriel : Ma bergère non légère
  • Performers: Glenda Simpson (Mezzo Soprano); Barry Mason (Lute); Barry Mason (Chitarrone); Barry Mason (Theorbo)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 7 sec.
  • Period Time: Renaissance

>Pierre Guédron (circa 1570-1575 - circa 1619) : Cessés Mortels de Soupirer
  • Performers: Glenda Simpson (Mezzo Soprano); Barry Mason (Lute); Barry Mason (Chitarrone); Barry Mason (Theorbo)
  • Running Time: 4 min. 9 sec.
  • Period Time: Renaissance

>Purcell, Henry : Love arms himself in Celia's eyes, song, Z. 392
  • Performers: Glenda Simpson (Mezzo Soprano); Barry Mason (Chitarrone); Barry Mason (Theorbo); Barry Mason (Lute)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 55 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque

>Purcell, Henry : Fairy Queen, Z 629
  • Performers: Glenda Simpson (Mezzo Soprano); Barry Mason (Chitarrone); Barry Mason (Theorbo); Barry Mason (Lute)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 26 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Form: Vocal
  • Written: 1689

>Matteis, Nicola : Suite for recorder & continuo in D major
  • Performers: Glenda Simpson (Mezzo Soprano); Barry Mason (Chitarrone); Barry Mason (Lute); Barry Mason (Theorbo)
  • Running Time: 5 min. 54 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque

>Purcell, Henry : If music be the food of love, Z 379
  • Performers: Glenda Simpson (Mezzo Soprano); Barry Mason (Lute); Barry Mason (Theorbo); Barry Mason (Chitarrone)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 23 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Written: 1695

>Purcell, Henry : Fairy Queen, Z 629
  • Performers: Glenda Simpson (Mezzo Soprano); Barry Mason (Theorbo); Barry Mason (Lute); Barry Mason (Chitarrone)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 46 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Form: Vocal
  • Written: 1689