1 CD / Deutsche Grammophon Import / 2007-11-13Works: Guillaume de Machaut: Tant doucement; Comment puet on mieus; De Fortune me doy pleindre, ballade for 3 (or 4) voices; Mors sui se je ne vous voy; Se quanque amours; Je ne cuit pas qu'onques; Liement...
Performers: Daniels, Charles; Greig, Donald; Harre-Jones, Robert; Smith, Angus
Ensemble: Orlando Consort
Machaut's text setting is not at all like that in more recent music. The words - which may be of great subtlety and beauty when...continue...
Recording information: 11/13/2007.
The science of classical music was born in the eleventh century but it really took off in the fourteenth as composers and theorists began to write for one ano...continue...