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Early English Organ Music / Simon Preston


Release Date: 10/29/2008 
Label:  Archiv Produktion (Dg)   Catalog #: 415675   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  AnonymousWilliam ByrdHenry PurcellJohn Farrant,   ... 
Performer:  Simon PrestonTrevor Pinnock
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 52 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

These selections are performed on the Knole and Armitage Organs.
ram 5/86 p.1434
HFN 7/86 p.111
Fan 9/86 p.292
Includes voluntary(s) for keyboard by Thomas Tomkins. Soloist: Simon Preston.
These selections are performed on the Knole and Armitage Organs.
ram 5/86 p.1434
HFN 7/86 p.111
Fan 9/86 p.292
Includes voluntary(s) for keyboard by Thomas Tomkins. Soloist: Simon Preston. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
I Smile to See How You Devise, consort song by Anonymous
Performer:  Simon Preston (), Simon Preston (Organ)
Period: Renaissance 
Date of Recording: 12/1984 
Venue:  Sevenoaks, Kent, Chapel of Knole 
Length: 0 Minutes 40 Secs. 
2.
Fantasia in C major no 2, MB 25 by William Byrd
Performer:  Simon Preston (), Simon Preston (Organ)
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1591; England 
Date of Recording: 12/1984 
Venue:  Sevenoaks, Kent, Chapel of Knole 
Length: 5 Minutes 40 Secs. 
3.
Voluntary for Organ no 4 in G major, Z 720 by Henry Purcell
Performer:  Simon Preston (Organ), Simon Preston ()
Period: Baroque 
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 12/1984 
Venue:  Sevenoaks, Kent, Chapel of Knole 
Length: 2 Minutes 40 Secs. 
4.
Felix namque by John Farrant
Performer:  Simon Preston (), Simon Preston (Organ)
Period: Renaissance 
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 12/1984 
Venue:  Sevenoaks, Kent, Chapel of Knole 
Length: 4 Minutes 35 Secs. 
5.
Voluntary for organ in A minor by John Stanley
Performer:  Simon Preston (), Simon Preston (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Date of Recording: 09/1983 
Venue:  Armitage, Staffordshire, Church of St. J 
Length: 4 Minutes 24 Secs. 
6.
Duet for organ in C major by Samuel Wesley
Performer:  Simon Preston (), Simon Preston (Organ), Trevor Pinnock (Organ)
Date of Recording: 09/1983 
Venue:  Armitage, Staffordshire, Church of St. J 
Length: 16 Minutes 57 Secs. 
7.
Fancy by Thomas Tomkins
Performer:  Simon Preston (Organ), Simon Preston ()
Period: Renaissance 
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 12/1984 
Venue:  Sevenoaks, Kent, Chapel of Knole 
Length: 3 Minutes 29 Secs. 
8.
Voluntaries (10) for organ (or harpsichord), No 1 in D "Trumpet Voluntary" by William Boyce
Performer:  Simon Preston (), Simon Preston (Organ)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1779; England 
Date of Recording: 09/1983 
Venue:  Armitage, Staffordshire, Church of St. J 
Length: 3 Minutes 57 Secs. 
9.
Work(s): Prelude in D minor & In nomine in A minor, Musica Britannica, vol. 14 "John Bull, Keyboard by John Bull
Performer:  Simon Preston (Organ), Simon Preston ()
Period: Renaissance 
Date of Recording: 12/1984 
Venue:  Sevenoaks, Kent, Chapel of Knole 
Length: 4 Minutes 29 Secs. 
10.
Voluntarys (12) for Organ/Harpsichord: no 1 in A major by Maurice Greene
Performer:  Simon Preston (), Simon Preston (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Date of Recording: 09/1983 
Venue:  Armitage, Staffordshire, Church of St. J 
Length: 2 Minutes 53 Secs. 
11.
Fantasia on the 3rd tone, for keyboard, MB10 by Orlando Gibbons
Performer:  Simon Preston (), Simon Preston (Organ)
Period: Renaissance 
Date of Recording: 12/1984 
Venue:  Sevenoaks, Kent, Chapel of Knole 
Length: 2 Minutes 41 Secs. 

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