1 800 222 6872

Olde English Madrigals and Folk Songs At Ely Cathedral

Audio Samples

>Greaves, Thomas : Come Away, Sweet Love
>Bennet, John : Weep, O mine eyes (from Madrigals to four voyces)
>Farmer, John : Fair Phyllis I Saw Sitting All Alone
>Morley, Thomas [Composer] : Now is the month of maying, madrigal for 5 voices
>Jones, Robert (I) : Farewell, Dear Love
>Morley, Thomas [Composer] : Aprill is in my mistris face, madrigal for 4 voices
>Wilbye, John [Composer] : Draw On, Sweet Night, Best Friend unto Those Cares, madrigal
>Weelkes, Thomas : Sing wee at pleasure, madrigal for 5 voices
>Morley, Thomas [Composer] : My bonny lasse she smyleth, madrigal for 5 voices
>Gibbons, Orlando : First Set of Madrigals and Mottets
>Vautor, Thomas : Mother, I Will Have A Husband
>Gibbons, Orlando : Daintie fine bird, madrigal for 5 voices
>Weelkes, Thomas : As Vesta was from Latmos hill descending, madrigal for 6 voices
>Holst, Gustav : Choral Folk Songs (6) for chorus, Op.36b, H. 136
>     I Love My Love
>Anonymous : My Sweetheart's Like Venus
>Traditional, English : Bushes and briars, folk song
>Traditional, English : The Turtle Dove
>Chapman, Edward T. : The Three Ravens
>Traditional, English : Dashing away with the Smoothing Iron
>Traditional, English : O Waly, Waly, folk song
>Anonymous, English : Greensleeves to a Ground

Album Summary

>Greaves, Thomas : Come Away, Sweet Love
>Bennet, John : Weep, O mine eyes (from Madrigals to four voyces)
>Farmer, John : Fair Phyllis I Saw Sitting All Alone
>Morley, Thomas [Composer] : Now is the month of maying, madrigal for 5 voices
>Jones, Robert (I) : Farewell, Dear Love
>Morley, Thomas [Composer] : Aprill is in my mistris face, madrigal for 4 voices
>Wilbye, John [Composer] : Draw On, Sweet Night, Best Friend unto Those Cares, madrigal
>Weelkes, Thomas : Sing wee at pleasure, madrigal for 5 voices
>Morley, Thomas [Composer] : My bonny lasse she smyleth, madrigal for 5 voices
>Gibbons, Orlando : First Set of Madrigals and Mottets
>Vautor, Thomas : Mother, I Will Have A Husband
>Gibbons, Orlando : Daintie fine bird, madrigal for 5 voices
>Weelkes, Thomas : As Vesta was from Latmos hill descending, madrigal for 6 voices
>Holst, Gustav : Choral Folk Songs (6) for chorus, Op.36b, H. 136
>Anonymous : My Sweetheart's Like Venus
>Traditional, English : Bushes and briars, folk song
>Traditional, English : The Turtle Dove
>Chapman, Edward T. : The Three Ravens
>Traditional, English : Dashing away with the Smoothing Iron
>Traditional, English : O Waly, Waly, folk song
>Anonymous, English : Greensleeves to a Ground
Performers Conductor Ensemble Composers
Notes & Reviews:

Personnel: Jo Maggs, Nancy-Jane Rucker, Celia Jackson, Marcelle Marce, Katie Sidwell, Mary Seers , Clare Wallace, Simone Mace, Caroline Ashton, Mary Hitch (soprano); David Brough, Howard Milner, David Dunnett, David Leshare Watson, Jeremy Taylor, Mark Padmore (tenor); Stephen Varcoe (baritone).

Recording information: Ely Cathedral, Ely, Cambridgeshire, England.



Reviews

There are currently no reviews, be the first one!
Login or Create an Account to write a review
 

Also Purchased



Previous


Next


Works Details

>Greaves, Thomas : Come Away, Sweet Love
  • Performers: Cambridge Singers (Voice); John Rutter (Organ)
  • Conductor: John Rutter
  • Ensemble: Cambridge Singers
  • Running Time: 1 min. 45 sec.
  • Period Time: Renaissance

>Bennet, John : Weep, O mine eyes (from Madrigals to four voyces)
  • Performers: Cambridge Singers (Voice); John Rutter (Organ)
  • Conductor: John Rutter
  • Ensemble: Cambridge Singers
  • Running Time: 2 min. 35 sec.
  • Period Time: Renaissance
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1599

>Farmer, John : Fair Phyllis I Saw Sitting All Alone
  • Performers: Cambridge Singers (Voice); John Rutter (Organ)
  • Conductor: John Rutter
  • Ensemble: Cambridge Singers
  • Running Time: 1 min. 45 sec.
  • Period Time: Renaissance
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1599

>Morley, Thomas [Composer] : Now is the month of maying, madrigal for 5 voices
  • Performers: Cambridge Singers (Voice); John Rutter (Organ)
  • Conductor: John Rutter
  • Ensemble: Cambridge Singers
  • Notes: Composition written: By 1595.
  • Running Time: 2 min. 9 sec.
  • Period Time: Renaissance
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: by 1595

>Jones, Robert (I) : Farewell, Dear Love
  • Performers: Cambridge Singers (Voice); John Rutter (Organ)
  • Conductor: John Rutter
  • Ensemble: Cambridge Singers
  • Running Time: 1 min. 38 sec.
  • Period Time: Renaissance
  • Written: 1600

>Morley, Thomas [Composer] : Aprill is in my mistris face, madrigal for 4 voices
  • Performers: Cambridge Singers (Voice); John Rutter (Organ)
  • Conductor: John Rutter
  • Ensemble: Cambridge Singers
  • Running Time: 1 min. 30 sec.
  • Period Time: Renaissance
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: by 1594

>Wilbye, John [Composer] : Draw On, Sweet Night, Best Friend unto Those Cares, madrigal
  • Performers: Cambridge Singers (Voice); John Rutter (Organ)
  • Conductor: John Rutter
  • Ensemble: Cambridge Singers
  • Running Time: 5 min. 27 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1609

>Weelkes, Thomas : Sing wee at pleasure, madrigal for 5 voices
  • Performers: Cambridge Singers (Voice); John Rutter (Organ)
  • Conductor: John Rutter
  • Ensemble: Cambridge Singers
  • Running Time: 2 min. 3 sec.
  • Period Time: Renaissance

>Morley, Thomas [Composer] : My bonny lasse she smyleth, madrigal for 5 voices
  • Performers: Cambridge Singers (Voice); John Rutter (Organ)
  • Conductor: John Rutter
  • Ensemble: Cambridge Singers
  • Running Time: 2 min. 24 sec.
  • Period Time: Renaissance
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: by 1595

>Gibbons, Orlando : First Set of Madrigals and Mottets
  • Performers: Cambridge Singers (Voice); John Rutter (Organ)
  • Conductor: John Rutter
  • Ensemble: Cambridge Singers
  • Notes: Composition written: United Kingdom.
  • Running Time: 1 min. 29 sec.
  • Period Time: Renaissance
  • Form: Choral

>Vautor, Thomas : Mother, I Will Have A Husband
  • Performers: Cambridge Singers (Voice); John Rutter (Organ)
  • Conductor: John Rutter
  • Ensemble: Cambridge Singers
  • Running Time: 1 min. 38 sec.
  • Period Time: Renaissance

>Gibbons, Orlando : Daintie fine bird, madrigal for 5 voices
  • Performers: Cambridge Singers (Voice); John Rutter (Organ)
  • Conductor: John Rutter
  • Ensemble: Cambridge Singers
  • Running Time: 2 min. 25 sec.
  • Period Time: Renaissance
  • Form: Choral

>Weelkes, Thomas : As Vesta was from Latmos hill descending, madrigal for 6 voices
  • Performers: Cambridge Singers (Voice); John Rutter (Organ)
  • Conductor: John Rutter
  • Ensemble: Cambridge Singers
  • Running Time: 3 min. 35 sec.
  • Period Time: Renaissance
  • Form: Choral

>Holst, Gustav : Choral Folk Songs (6) for chorus, Op.36b, H. 136 :: I Love My Love
  • Performers: Cambridge Singers (Voice); John Rutter (Organ)
  • Conductor: John Rutter
  • Ensemble: Cambridge Singers
  • Running Time: 4 min. 36 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1916

>Anonymous : My Sweetheart's Like Venus
  • Performers: Cambridge Singers (Voice); John Rutter (Organ)
  • Conductor: John Rutter
  • Ensemble: Cambridge Singers
  • Running Time: 1 min. 53 sec.

>Traditional, English : Bushes and briars, folk song
  • Performers: Cambridge Singers (Voice); John Rutter (Organ)
  • Conductor: John Rutter
  • Ensemble: Cambridge Singers
  • Running Time: 2 min. 37 sec.

>Traditional, English : The Turtle Dove
  • Performers: Cambridge Singers (Voice); John Rutter (Organ)
  • Conductor: John Rutter
  • Ensemble: Cambridge Singers
  • Running Time: 2 min. 34 sec.

>Chapman, Edward T. : The Three Ravens
  • Performers: Cambridge Singers (Voice); John Rutter (Organ)
  • Conductor: John Rutter
  • Ensemble: Cambridge Singers
  • Running Time: 4 min. 51 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern

>Traditional, English : Dashing away with the Smoothing Iron
  • Performers: Cambridge Singers (Voice); John Rutter (Organ)
  • Conductor: John Rutter
  • Ensemble: Cambridge Singers
  • Running Time: 2 min. 34 sec.

>Traditional, English : O Waly, Waly, folk song
  • Performers: Cambridge Singers (Voice); John Rutter (Organ)
  • Conductor: John Rutter
  • Ensemble: Cambridge Singers
  • Running Time: 2 min. 43 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Written: circa 1765

>Anonymous, English : Greensleeves to a Ground
  • Performers: Cambridge Singers (Voice); John Rutter (Organ)
  • Conductor: John Rutter
  • Ensemble: Cambridge Singers
  • Running Time: 3 min. 12 sec.
  • Period Time: Renaissance
  • Written: 1600