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How The World Wags - Social Music For A 17th C. Englishman


Release Date: 07/13/1999 
Label:  Helios   Catalog #: 55013   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  AnonymousMaurice WebsterThomas RavenscroftMatthew Locke,   ... 
Performer:  Barbara GrantKeith ThompsonDouglas WoottonNicholas Hayley,   ... 
Conductor:  Douglas Wootton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The City Waites
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 50 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Jamaica, or the Jovial Broom Man by Anonymous
Performer:  Barbara Grant (Soprano), Keith Thompson (Countertenor), Douglas Wootton (Tenor),
Barbara Grant (Violin), Douglas Wootton (Cittern), Keith Thompson (Violone),
Nicholas Hayley (Violin), Nicholas Hayley (Bass)
Conductor:  Douglas Wootton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The City Waites
Period: Renaissance 
Written: England 
2.
Galliard by Maurice Webster
Performer:  Nicholas Hayley (Violin), Keith Thompson (Curtal), Douglas Wootton (Lute),
Barbara Grant (Violin)
Conductor:  Douglas Wootton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The City Waites
Period: Renaissance 
Written: England 
3.
Who liveth so merry by Thomas Ravenscroft
Performer:  Jack Edwards (Spoken Vocals), Nicholas Hayley (Bass Viola da gamba), Nicholas Hayley (Bass),
Douglas Wootton (Tenor Viola da gamba), Keith Thompson (Flute), Keith Thompson (Countertenor),
Douglas Wootton (Tenor), Barbara Grant (Violin), Barbara Grant (Soprano)
Conductor:  Douglas Wootton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The City Waites
Period: Renaissance 
Written: England 
4.
Saint turned Sinner by Anonymous
Performer:  Nicholas Hayley (Violone), Keith Thompson (Tenor Curtal), Douglas Wootton (Cittern),
Douglas Wootton (Tenor), Barbara Grant (Violin)
Conductor:  Douglas Wootton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The City Waites
Period: Renaissance 
Written: England 
5.
Little Consort: Suite no 1 in G minor - Ayre by Matthew Locke
Performer:  Nicholas Hayley (Violin), Keith Thompson (Curtal), Douglas Wootton (Lute),
Barbara Grant (Violin)
Conductor:  Douglas Wootton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The City Waites
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1651; England 
6.
Martin said to his man by Thomas Ravenscroft
Performer:  Barbara Grant (Soprano), Keith Thompson (Countertenor), Douglas Wootton (Tenor),
Nicholas Hayley (Bass)
Conductor:  Douglas Wootton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The City Waites
Period: Renaissance 
Written: England 
7.
The miller of Dee by Traditional
Performer:  Nicholas Hayley (Bass), Keith Thompson (Curtal), Keith Thompson (Countertenor),
Douglas Wootton (Mandore), Barbara Grant (Guitar), Douglas Wootton (Tenor),
Barbara Grant (Soprano), Nicholas Hayley (Violin)
Conductor:  Douglas Wootton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The City Waites
Written: England 
8.
Packington's Pound by Anonymous
Performer:  Barbara Grant (Bass Rebec), Nicholas Hayley (Lira da braccio), Keith Thompson (Shawm),
Douglas Wootton (Drum)
Conductor:  Douglas Wootton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The City Waites
Period: Baroque 
Written: 17th Century; England 
9.
Pox on you for a fop, Z 268 by Henry Purcell
Performer:  Nicholas Hayley (Bass), Keith Thompson (Tenor), Douglas Wootton (Tenor)
Conductor:  Douglas Wootton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The City Waites
Period: Baroque 
Written: England 
10.
The hunt is up by John Bennet
Performer:  Keith Thompson (Curtal), Keith Thompson (Countertenor), Barbara Grant (Soprano),
Barbara Grant (Violin), Douglas Wootton (Tenor), Douglas Wootton (Tenor Viola da gamba),
Nicholas Hayley (Bass Viola da gamba), Nicholas Hayley (Bass)
Conductor:  Douglas Wootton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The City Waites
Period: Renaissance 
Written: England 
11.
Almain by Cuthbert Hely
Performer:  Nicholas Hayley (Violin), Keith Thompson (Curtal), Douglas Wootton (Lute),
Barbara Grant (Violin)
Conductor:  Douglas Wootton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The City Waites
Period: Renaissance 
Written: England 
12.
Jolly Barber by Anonymous
Performer:  Nicholas Hayley (Bass), Barbara Grant (Soprano), Douglas Wootton (Tenor),
Keith Thompson (Tenor)
Conductor:  Douglas Wootton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The City Waites
Period: Renaissance 
Written: England 
13.
Seldom cleanly by Martin Parker
Performer:  Douglas Wootton (Tenor), Barbara Grant (Soprano), Keith Thompson (Sopranino Recorder),
Nicholas Hayley (Violin), Nicholas Hayley (Bass), Douglas Wootton (Mandore),
Keith Thompson (Countertenor)
Conductor:  Douglas Wootton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The City Waites
Period: Baroque 
Written: England 
14.
Sonata for Recorder and Basso Continuo in G major by William Croft
Performer:  Douglas Wootton (Lute), Nicholas Hayley (Bass Viola da gamba), Keith Thompson (Treble Recorder)
Conductor:  Douglas Wootton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The City Waites
Period: Baroque 
Written: England 
15.
Tomorrow the fox will come to town by Thomas Ravenscroft
Performer:  Nicholas Hayley (Bass), Nicholas Hayley (Treble Rebec), Keith Thompson (Curtal),
Douglas Wootton (Tenor), Keith Thompson (Countertenor), Barbara Grant (Soprano),
Douglas Wootton (Mandore)
Conductor:  Douglas Wootton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The City Waites
Period: Renaissance 
Written: England 
16.
Winchester Wedding by Thomas D'Urfey
Performer:  Barbara Grant (Violin), Douglas Wootton (Bass Rebec), Nicholas Hayley (Violin),
Nicholas Hayley (Bass), Keith Thompson (Descant Recorder), Keith Thompson (Countertenor),
Douglas Wootton (Tenor), Barbara Grant (Soprano)
Conductor:  Douglas Wootton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The City Waites
Period: Baroque 
Written: England 
17.
Little Consort: Suite no 2 in C major - Saraband by Matthew Locke
Performer:  Keith Thompson (Curtal), Douglas Wootton (Lute), Nicholas Hayley (Violin),
Barbara Grant (Violin)
Conductor:  Douglas Wootton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The City Waites
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1651; England 
18.
Gather ye rosebuds while ye may by William Lawes
Performer:  Barbara Grant (Soprano), Douglas Wootton (Lute), Nicholas Hayley (Bass Viola da gamba),
Keith Thompson (Flute)
Conductor:  Douglas Wootton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The City Waites
Period: Baroque 
Written: 17th Century; England 
19.
Bellman's Song by Thomas Ravenscroft
Performer:  Barbara Grant (Soprano), Douglas Wootton (Tenor Recorder), Nicholas Hayley (Bass Recorder),
Keith Thompson (Treble Recorder)
Conductor:  Douglas Wootton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The City Waites
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 17th Century; England 
20.
As I walked forth by Robert Johnson
Performer:  Nicholas Hayley (Bass Viola da gamba), Barbara Grant (Soprano), Douglas Wootton (Lute)
Conductor:  Douglas Wootton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The City Waites
Period: Baroque 
Written: England 

Customer Reviews

Average Customer Review:  1 Customer Review )
 Entertainment in style of vigorous living June 2, 2012 By S Cohenroellvaneyck (SOUTH WENTWORTHVILLE, NSW) See All My Reviews "Hearty songs away from the overly-pious
Funny with puns, sketches and caricatures of then-daily life encounter
Highly melodious pleasing to hear time and again
Wise crackers set in songs
Classy performances one never tires of hearing
Truly social musicke to amuse us all
e.g. The hunt is up... The fox will come to town...
Gather ye rosebuds while ye may
Encouragiing thoughts in rhyme and by well performed singing
So enjoyable!"
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