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Conductus - Music & Poetry from 13th Century France Vol 1 / Potter, O'Gorman, Covey-Crump

Potter / O'gorman / Covey-crump
Release Date: 09/12/2012 
Label:  Hyperion   Catalog #: 67949   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Anonymous
Performer:  John PotterChristopher O'GormanRogers Covey-Crump
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Hyperion has long been a champion of music from the medieval era and boasts many first recordings in its catalogue, which have combined the highest levels of scholarship with brilliant musicianship, won many awards and opened the ears of a generation of listeners to the repertoire.

In this latest release John Potter, Christopher O’Gorman and Rogers Covey-Crump continue this trail-blazing voyage with a selection from the Conductus genre: the first experiments towards polyphony—the kind of sound we associate with Pérotin. Extensive booklet notes by Mark Everist probe into the intricacies of performance practice as well as analysing the music and poetry in context. This is an important historical document as well as a
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Works on This Recording

1. Quo vadis, quo progrederis? by Anonymous
Performer:  John Potter (Tenor)
2. Genitus divinitus by Anonymous
Performer:  John Potter (Tenor), Christopher O'Gorman (Tenor)
3. Quod promisit ab eterno by Anonymous
Performer:  John Potter (Tenor), Christopher O'Gorman (Tenor)
4. Artium dignitas by Anonymous
Performer:  John Potter (Tenor), Christopher O'Gorman (Tenor)
5. Relegentur ab area by Anonymous
Performer:  Christopher O'Gorman (Tenor), John Potter (Tenor), Rogers Covey-Crump (Tenor)
6. Qui servare puberem by Anonymous
Performer:  Christopher O'Gorman (Tenor)
Period: Medieval 
Written: Spain 
Notes: Monophonic 
7. Ut non ponam by Anonymous
Performer:  John Potter (Tenor), Christopher O'Gorman (Tenor)
8. Qui servare puberem by Anonymous
Performer:  John Potter (Tenor), Christopher O'Gorman (Tenor)
Period: Medieval 
Written: Spain 
Notes: Two-part, unmeasured 
9. Porta salutis by Anonymous
Performer:  John Potter (Tenor), Christopher O'Gorman (Tenor)
10. Ista dies celebrari by Anonymous
Performer:  John Potter (Tenor), Christopher O'Gorman (Tenor)
11. Qui servare puberem by Anonymous
Performer:  John Potter (Tenor), Christopher O'Gorman (Tenor)
Period: Medieval 
Written: Spain 
Notes: Two-part, measured 
12. Stephani sollempnia by Anonymous
Performer:  John Potter (Tenor), Christopher O'Gorman (Tenor)
13. Beate virginis by Anonymous
Performer:  John Potter (Tenor), Christopher O'Gorman (Tenor)
14. Qui servare puberem by Anonymous
Performer:  Christopher O'Gorman (Tenor), John Potter (Tenor), Rogers Covey-Crump (Tenor)
Period: Medieval 
Written: Spain 
Notes: Three-part 
15. Heu quo progreditur by Anonymous
Performer:  John Potter (Tenor), Christopher O'Gorman (Tenor)
16. Stella serena by Anonymous
Performer:  Christopher O'Gorman (Tenor), John Potter (Tenor), Rogers Covey-Crump (Tenor)

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