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Three Decades of Anonymous 4


Release Date: 09/16/2016 
Label:  Harmonia Mundi   Catalog #: 907570   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  AnonymousJohn M. DyeE.J. KingFrancesco Landini,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Anonymous 4
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

The women of the chart-topping vocal quartet Anonymous 4, famed for their “unearthly” vocal blend and purity of sound, have triumphed in concert on three continents; their listeners have bought nearly two million copies of the group’s recordings for harmonia mundi. This retrospective collection includes highlights from their 25-year collaboration with harmonia mundi, with repertoire ranging from 12th-century ecstatic chant to American roots music. The women of the chart-topping vocal quartet Anonymous 4, famed for their “unearthly” vocal blend and purity of sound, have triumphed in concert on three continents; their listeners have bought nearly two million copies of the group’s recordings for harmonia mundi. This retrospective collection includes highlights from their 25-year collaboration with harmonia mundi, with repertoire ranging from 12th-century ecstatic chant to American roots music. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Gloria by Anonymous
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Anonymous 4
Period: Medieval 
2.
Qui pius ac mitis by Anonymous
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Anonymous 4
Period: Medieval 
3.
Jesu Cristes milde moder by Anonymous
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Anonymous 4
Period: Medieval 
Written: circa 1300; England 
4.
Wayfaring Stranger by John M. Dye
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Anonymous 4
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935 
5.
Abbeville by E.J. King
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Anonymous 4
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1844; USA 
6.
Fuit Virgo by Anonymous
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Anonymous 4
Period: Medieval 
7.
Amours, dont je sui / L'autrier, au douz mois / Chose Tassin, motet (Mo 270) by Anonymous
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Anonymous 4
Written: 12th Century 
8.
Nella Partita by Francesco Landini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Anonymous 4
Period: Medieval 
9.
Fa fa mi fa/Ut re mi ut by Anonymous
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Anonymous 4
Period: Medieval 
Written: 13th Century; Spain 
10.
The wagoner's lad by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Anonymous 4
11.
The Faded Coat of Blue by John Hugh McNaughton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Anonymous 4
Period: Romantic 
12.
A New Year Carol by Benjamin Britten
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Anonymous 4
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1971; England 
13.
Ascendens Ihesus in montem by Anonymous
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Anonymous 4
Period: Medieval 
14.
This endere nyghth by Anonymous
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Anonymous 4
Period: Renaissance 
Written: circa 1600; England 
15.
Spiritui sancto by Anonymous
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Anonymous 4
16.
Portum in Ultimo by Anonymous
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Anonymous 4
17.
Clemens servulorum gemitus tuorum by Anonymous
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Anonymous 4
Period: Medieval 
18.
On doit fin[e] Amor / La biauté / IN SECULUM, motet (Mo 134) by Anonymous
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Anonymous 4
Written: 12th Century 
19.
Salve virgo virginum by Anonymous
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Anonymous 4
Period: Medieval 
Written: 14th Century; England 
20.
An teicheadh go hEigipt by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Anonymous 4
21.
Shall We Gather At the River by Robert Lowry
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Anonymous 4
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1864; Brooklyn, New York, 
22.
Just Over in the Gloryland by Emmett S. Dean
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Anonymous 4
Period: Romantic 
Written: USA 

Customer Reviews

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 Anonymous 4 over the years December 23, 2016 By Daniel D. (Bath, MI) See All My Reviews "30 years of hits and highlight from this iconic group. Beautifully done." Report Abuse
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