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The King's Singers - English Renaissance


Release Date: 02/14/1995 
Label:  Rca Victor Red Seal Catalog #: 68004   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  William ByrdThomas Tallis
Performer:  Bruce RussellRobert ChilcottNigel ShortDavid Hurley,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 53 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Liber secundus sacrarum cantionum: Haec dies by William Byrd
Performer:  Bruce Russell (Baritone), Robert Chilcott (Tenor), Nigel Short (Countertenor),
David Hurley (Countertenor), Philip Lawson (Baritone), Stephen Connolly (Bass)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1591; London, England 
Date of Recording: 1994 
Venue:  CTS Studio 2, London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 4 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
2.
Te lucis ante terminum by Thomas Tallis
Performer:  Stephen Connolly (Bass), David Hurley (Countertenor), Philip Lawson (Baritone),
Bruce Russell (Baritone), Robert Chilcott (Tenor), Nigel Short (Countertenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; England 
Date of Recording: 1994 
Venue:  CTS Studio 2, London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 13 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
3.
Beata viscera Mariae Virginis by William Byrd
Performer:  Stephen Connolly (Bass), Philip Lawson (Baritone), Bruce Russell (Baritone),
David Hurley (Countertenor), Robert Chilcott (Tenor), Nigel Short (Countertenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: Renaissance 
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 1994 
Venue:  CTS Studio 2, London, England 
Length: 1 Minutes 53 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
4.
Gradualia, Volume 1: Part 2 - Ave verum corpus by William Byrd
Performer:  Philip Lawson (Baritone), Bruce Russell (Baritone), David Hurley (Countertenor),
Stephen Connolly (Bass), Robert Chilcott (Tenor), Nigel Short (Countertenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 1605; England 
Date of Recording: 1994 
Venue:  CTS Studio 2, London, England 
Length: 4 Minutes 28 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
5.
Vigilate by William Byrd
Performer:  Nigel Short (Countertenor), David Hurley (Countertenor), Robert Chilcott (Tenor),
Bruce Russell (Baritone), Philip Lawson (Baritone), Stephen Connolly (Bass)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: Renaissaince 
Written: pub 1589; England 
Date of Recording: 1994 
Venue:  CTS Studio 2, London, England 
Length: 4 Minutes 24 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
6.
Viri Galilei by William Byrd
Performer:  Stephen Connolly (Bass), Bruce Russell (Baritone), Nigel Short (Countertenor),
Philip Lawson (Baritone), Robert Chilcott (Tenor), David Hurley (Countertenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: Renaissance 
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 1994 
Venue:  CTS Studio 2, London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 36 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
7.
Te lucis ante terminum II by Thomas Tallis
Performer:  Stephen Connolly (Bass), Nigel Short (Countertenor), Robert Chilcott (Tenor),
Bruce Russell (Baritone), Philip Lawson (Baritone), David Hurley (Countertenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; England 
Date of Recording: 1994 
Venue:  CTS Studio 2, London, England 
Length: 1 Minutes 50 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
8.
Lamentations of Jeremiah: First Lectio at Matins, Maundy Thursday: by Thomas Tallis
Performer:  Philip Lawson (Baritone), Stephen Connolly (Bass), David Hurley (Countertenor),
Robert Chilcott (Tenor), Nigel Short (Countertenor), Bruce Russell (Baritone)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Date of Recording: 1994 
Venue:  CTS Studio 2, London, England 
Length: 7 Minutes 42 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
9.
Lamentations of Jeremiah: Second Lectio: by Thomas Tallis
Performer:  David Hurley (Countertenor), Philip Lawson (Baritone), Robert Chilcott (Tenor),
Nigel Short (Countertenor), Bruce Russell (Baritone), Stephen Connolly (Bass)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Date of Recording: 1994 
Venue:  CTS Studio 2, London, England 
Length: 12 Minutes 4 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
10.
If ye love me by Thomas Tallis
Performer:  Philip Lawson (Baritone), Bruce Russell (Baritone), Nigel Short (Countertenor),
Stephen Connolly (Bass), David Hurley (Countertenor), Robert Chilcott (Tenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; England 
Date of Recording: 1994 
Venue:  CTS Studio 2, London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 33 Secs. 
Language: English 
11.
O Lord, make thy servant "A prayer for the King" by William Byrd
Performer:  Nigel Short (Countertenor), Stephen Connolly (Bass), Philip Lawson (Baritone),
David Hurley (Countertenor), Bruce Russell (Baritone), Robert Chilcott (Tenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: Renaissance 
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 1994 
Venue:  CTS Studio 2, London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 41 Secs. 
Language: English 
12.
Sing joyfully unto God our strength by William Byrd
Performer:  Stephen Connolly (Bass), Robert Chilcott (Tenor), Philip Lawson (Baritone),
Nigel Short (Countertenor), Bruce Russell (Baritone), David Hurley (Countertenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: Renaissance 
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 1994 
Venue:  CTS Studio 2, London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 14 Secs. 
Language: English 
13.
Liber secundus sacrarum cantionum: Laudibus in sanctis by William Byrd
Performer:  Bruce Russell (Baritone), Stephen Connolly (Bass), Philip Lawson (Baritone),
Nigel Short (Countertenor), Robert Chilcott (Tenor), David Hurley (Countertenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1591; London, England 
Date of Recording: 1994 
Venue:  CTS Studio 2, London, England 
Length: 4 Minutes 39 Secs. 
Language: Latin 

Sound Samples

Haec dies
Te lucis ante terminum (I)
Beata viscera Mariae Virginis
Ave verum Corpus
Vigilate
Viri Galilaei
Te lucis ante terminum (II)
Incipit lamentatio
Aleph
Beth
Ierusalem
De lamentatione
Gimel
Daleth
Heth
Ierusalem
If Ye Love Me
O Lord, Make Thy Servant Elizabeth, Our Queen
Sing Joyfully
Laudibus in sanctis

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