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The Eternal Harp


Release Date: 04/24/2001 
Label:  Sono Luminus   Catalog #: 90019   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  TraditionalJoan Ambrosio DalzaBartolomeo TromboncinoAnonymous,   ... 
Performer:  Alex BagneyBecky BaxterCarol ThompsonRobin Grenon,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  KirkmountLa NefEnsemble Polaris,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 10 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Includes paradetas by various composers. Ensemble: Chatham Baroque. Soloist: Becky Baxter.
Includes traditional reel(s). Ensemble: Kirkmount. Soloist: Alex Bagney.
Includes traditional strathspey(s). Ensemble: Kirkmount. Soloist: Alex Bagney.
Includes paradetas by various composers. Ensemble: Chatham Baroque. Soloist: Becky Baxter.
Includes traditional reel(s). Ensemble: Kirkmount. Soloist: Alex Bagney.
Includes traditional strathspey(s). Ensemble: Kirkmount. Soloist: Alex Bagney. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Strathbogie toast by Traditional
Performer:  Alex Bagney (Harp)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kirkmount
Written: Scotland 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with "Strathspey(s)," "Reel(s)" and "Mackinnon's Rant." 
2. Mackinnon's rant by Traditional
Performer:  Alex Bagney (Harp)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kirkmount
Written: Scotland 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with "Strathspey(s)," "Reel(s)" and "Strathbogie toast." 
3. Piva by Joan Ambrosio Dalza
Performer:  Becky Baxter (Harp)
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 3 Secs. 
4. Down by the Salley Gardens by Traditional
Performer:  Carol Thompson (Celtic Harp)
Written: Ireland 
Length: 2 Minutes 30 Secs. 
5. The Arran boat by Traditional
Performer:  Robin Grenon (Harp)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  La Nef
Length: 0 Minutes 47 Secs. 
6. Jig by Traditional
Performer:  Robin Grenon (Harp)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  La Nef
Length: 2 Minutes 47 Secs. 
7. Le départ de Beaurepaire by Traditional
Performer:  Robin Grenon (Harp)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  La Nef
Length: 1 Minutes 7 Secs. 
8. Surge cor lasso by Bartolomeo Tromboncino
Performer:  Becky Baxter (Harp)
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1508; Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 37 Secs. 
9. Miks ei mulle tulnud by Traditional
Performer:  Kirk Elliott (Celtic Harp)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Polaris
Written: Estonia 
Length: 2 Minutes 49 Secs. 
10. Alleluia Post partum by Anonymous
Performer:  Paul Rendall (Tenor), Rob MacKillop (Lute), William Taylor (Harp)
Period: Medieval 
Length: 2 Minutes 16 Secs. 
11. Alvorada by Traditional
Performer:  Cheryl Ann Fulton (Harp)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Alcatraz Ensemble,  KITKA
Period: Medieval 
Written: 13th Century; Portugal 
Length: 3 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Language: Portuguese 
12. The foggy, foggy dew by Traditional
Performer:  Carol Thompson (Celtic Harp)
Written: England 
Length: 4 Minutes 2 Secs. 
13. Ex te lux oritur by Anonymous
Performer:  Paul Rendall (Tenor), William Taylor (Harp), Rob MacKillop (Lute)
Period: Medieval 
Written: 1281; France 
Length: 5 Minutes 10 Secs. 
14. Pour ung plaisir by Claude de Sermisy
Performer:  Becky Baxter (Harp)
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1536; France 
Length: 5 Minutes 23 Secs. 
15. Zarambeque criollo by Diego Fernandez de Huete
Performer:  Becky Baxter (Harp)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chatham Baroque
Period: Baroque 
Written: 17th Century; Spain 
Length: 2 Minutes 19 Secs. 
16. Lass of Humberside by Traditional
Performer:  Kirk Elliott (Celtic Harp)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Polaris
Written: Scotland 
Length: 1 Minutes 54 Secs. 
17. Kaingk Dafydd Broffwyd by Robert Ap Huw
Performer:  William Taylor (Harp)
Period: Baroque 
Written: Wales, UK 
Length: 1 Minutes 22 Secs. 
18. Helen Douglas waltz by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Galilei
Written: Scotland 
Length: 2 Minutes 40 Secs. 
19. Beautiful dreamer by Stephen Foster
Performer:  Chris Norman (Flute), Custer LaRue (Soprano), Kim Robertson (Harp)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1864; USA 
Length: 4 Minutes 52 Secs. 
20. Cantigas de Santa María: no 10, Rosa de Rosas by Alfons X (El Sabio)
Performer:  Cheryl Ann Fulton (Harp)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Alcatraz Ensemble,  KITKA
Period: Medieval 
Written: 13th Century; Spain 
Length: 4 Minutes 51 Secs. 
Language: Spanish 
21. Caingc Dafydd Brophwyd by Edward Jones
Performer:  William Taylor (Harp)
Period: Classical 
Written: Wales, UK 
Length: 7 Minutes 49 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Traditional Strathspey - Traditional Reel - The Strathbogie Toast - Mackinnon's Rant
Piva (arr. for harp): Piva
Cantigas de Santa Maria (arr. C.A. Fulton): Cantigas de Santa Maria: No. 10. Rosa das rosas e Fror das frores (arr. C.A. Fulton)
Down by the Salley Gardens
Perceval la quete du Graal: The Arran boat
Perceval la quete du Graal: A jig
Perceval la quete du Graal: Le depart de Beaurepaire
Surge cor lasso
Miks ei mulle tulnud (Why did you not come to me?) (Estonia)
Alleluya, "Post partum"
Alvorada (arr. K. Higginson): Alvorada
The Foggy Dew (arr. N. McLoughlin): The Foggy Dew
Orkney Wedding Song
Pour ung plaisir
Zarambeque Criollo (arr. B. Baxter)
Paradetas (arr. J. Andrijeski): Paradetas
The Lass of Humberside (Scotland)
Kaingk Dafydd Broffwyd
Caingc Dafydd Brophwyd (Cainc of David the Prophet): Caingc Dafydd Brophwyd
Helen Douglas Waltz
Beautiful Dreamer

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