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Madame D'amours - Cornysh, Etc / London Musica Antiqua


Release Date: 03/29/2005 
Label:  Signum U.k.   Catalog #: 44   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Francisco de la TorreWilliam CornyshAnonymousMattias Gascogne,   ... 
Performer:  Philip ThorbyJennie CassidyJohn BryanAlison Crum,   ... 
Conductor:  Philip Thorby
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Musica Antiqua of London
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 15 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Signum Records are pleased to present Musica Antiqua's latest recording, exploring the dramatic lives of Henry VIII's queens. This disc is a subjective selection of music from many contemporary sources inspired by, and illustrative of six extraordinary lives. Signum Records are pleased to present Musica Antiqua's latest recording, exploring the dramatic lives of Henry VIII's queens. This disc is a subjective selection of music from many contemporary sources inspired by, and illustrative of six extraordinary lives. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Danza a tre "La alta" by Francisco de la Torre
Conductor:  Philip Thorby
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Musica Antiqua of London
Period: Renaissance 
Written: Spain 
Venue:  Natl. Center for Early Music, York, UK 
Length: 2 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Notes: Natl. Center for Early Music, York, UK (01/2004 - 02/01/2004) 
2.
Whilles lyve or breth is in my brest by William Cornysh
Performer:  Philip Thorby (Tenor Viola da gamba), Jennie Cassidy (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Philip Thorby
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Musica Antiqua of London
Period: Renaissance 
Written: England 
Venue:  Natl. Center for Early Music, York, UK 
Length: 7 Minutes 26 Secs. 
Notes: Natl. Center for Early Music, York, UK (01/2004 - 02/01/2004)
This selection is sung in Middle English. 
3.
My Lady Wynkfyld's Rownde by Anonymous
Performer:  John Bryan (Spinet)
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; England 
Venue:  Natl. Center for Early Music, York, UK 
Length: 1 Minutes 33 Secs. 
Notes: Natl. Center for Early Music, York, UK (01/2004 - 02/01/2004) 
4.
Nigra sum sed formosa by Mattias Gascogne
Performer:  Alison Crum (Bass Viola da gamba), Jennie Cassidy (Mezzo Soprano), Philip Thorby (Tenor Viola da gamba)
Conductor:  Philip Thorby
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Musica Antiqua of London
Period: Renaissance 
Written: circa 16th Century; ?France 
Venue:  Natl. Center for Early Music, York, UK 
Length: 4 Minutes 59 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
Notes: Natl. Center for Early Music, York, UK (01/2004 - 02/01/2004)
Composition written: Circa 16th Century. 
5.
Adew, le companye by Anonymous
Performer:  Philip Thorby (Alto Recorder), Jennie Cassidy (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Philip Thorby
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Musica Antiqua of London
Period: Renaissance 
Written: England 
Venue:  Natl. Center for Early Music, York, UK 
Length: 1 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Notes: Natl. Center for Early Music, York, UK (01/2004 - 02/01/2004)
This selection is sung in Middle English. 
6.
Blow thi horne hunter by William Cornysh
Performer:  Jennie Cassidy (Mezzo Soprano), Philip Thorby (Voice), Philip Thorby (Drum)
Conductor:  Philip Thorby
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Musica Antiqua of London
Period: Renaissance 
Written: England 
Venue:  Natl. Center for Early Music, York, UK 
Length: 2 Minutes 23 Secs. 
Notes: Natl. Center for Early Music, York, UK (01/2004 - 02/01/2004)
This selection is sung in Middle English. 
7.
Me Lady Careys Dompe by Anonymous
Performer:  John Bryan (Spinet)
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; England 
Venue:  Natl. Center for Early Music, York, UK 
Length: 2 Minutes 21 Secs. 
Notes: Natl. Center for Early Music, York, UK (01/2004 - 02/01/2004) 
8.
Adiutorium nostrum by Antoine de Févin
Performer:  Roy Marks (Tenor Viola da gamba), Jennie Cassidy (Mezzo Soprano), Philip Thorby (Tenor Viola da gamba),
Alison Crum (Bass Viola da gamba)
Conductor:  Philip Thorby
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Musica Antiqua of London
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; France 
Venue:  Natl. Center for Early Music, York, UK 
Length: 2 Minutes 53 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
Notes: Natl. Center for Early Music, York, UK (01/2004 - 02/01/2004) 
9.
La gamba by Anonymous
Conductor:  Philip Thorby
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Musica Antiqua of London
Period: Renaissance 
Written: Italy 
Venue:  Natl. Center for Early Music, York, UK 
Length: 0 Minutes 59 Secs. 
Notes: Natl. Center for Early Music, York, UK (01/2004 - 02/01/2004) 
10.
Blame not my lute by Anonymous
Performer:  Jacob Heringman (Lute), Jennie Cassidy (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; England 
Venue:  Natl. Center for Early Music, York, UK 
Length: 3 Minutes 53 Secs. 
Notes: Natl. Center for Early Music, York, UK (01/2004 - 02/01/2004)
This selection is sung in Middle English. 
11.
Gentil prince de renom by King VIII Henry
Conductor:  Philip Thorby
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Musica Antiqua of London
Period: Renaissance 
Written: England 
Venue:  Natl. Center for Early Music, York, UK 
Length: 0 Minutes 41 Secs. 
Notes: Natl. Center for Early Music, York, UK (01/2004 - 02/01/2004) 
12.
En vray amoure by King VIII Henry
Conductor:  Philip Thorby
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Musica Antiqua of London
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; England 
Venue:  Natl. Center for Early Music, York, UK 
Length: 1 Minutes 39 Secs. 
Notes: Natl. Center for Early Music, York, UK (01/2004 - 02/01/2004) 
13.
Kyng Harry the 8th Pavyn by Anonymous
Conductor:  Philip Thorby
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Musica Antiqua of London
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; England 
Venue:  Natl. Center for Early Music, York, UK 
Length: 1 Minutes 49 Secs. 
Notes: Natl. Center for Early Music, York, UK (01/2004 - 02/01/2004) 
14.
Madame d'amours by Anonymous
Performer:  Philip Thorby (Tenor Recorder), Jennie Cassidy (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Philip Thorby
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Musica Antiqua of London
Period: Renaissance 
Venue:  Natl. Center for Early Music, York, UK 
Length: 4 Minutes 59 Secs. 
Notes: Natl. Center for Early Music, York, UK (01/2004 - 02/01/2004)
This selection is sung in Middle English. 
15.
Ricercare for Lute no 3 by Vincenzo Capirola
Performer:  Jacob Heringman (Lute)
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1520; Italy 
Venue:  Natl. Center for Early Music, York, UK 
Length: 3 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Notes: Natl. Center for Early Music, York, UK (01/2004 - 02/01/2004)
This selection is sung in Middle English. 
16.
Duke of Somersettes Dompe by Anonymous
Performer:  Jacob Heringman (Lute)
Period: Renaissance 
Written: England 
Venue:  Natl. Center for Early Music, York, UK 
Length: 2 Minutes 22 Secs. 
Notes: Natl. Center for Early Music, York, UK (01/2004 - 02/01/2004)
This selection is sung in Middle English. 
17.
Ainxi bon youre de la bel estrenne by Anonymous
Conductor:  Philip Thorby
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Musica Antiqua of London
Written: ?France 
Venue:  Natl. Center for Early Music, York, UK 
Length: 1 Minutes 35 Secs. 
Notes: Natl. Center for Early Music, York, UK (01/2004 - 02/01/2004) 
18.
Een vrolic wesen by Jacobus Barbireau
Performer:  Jennie Cassidy (Mezzo Soprano), Jacob Heringman (Lute)
Period: Renaissance 
Venue:  Natl. Center for Early Music, York, UK 
Length: 1 Minutes 21 Secs. 
Notes: Natl. Center for Early Music, York, UK (01/2004 - 02/01/2004)
This selection is sung in Middle High German. 
19.
La danza Cleves by Anonymous
Performer:  Ian Harrison (Bagpipe)
Period: Renaissance 
Venue:  Natl. Center for Early Music, York, UK 
Length: 1 Minutes 43 Secs. 
Notes: Natl. Center for Early Music, York, UK (01/2004 - 02/01/2004) 
20.
Adieu! Madame, et ma maistresse by King VIII Henry
Performer:  Jennie Cassidy (Mezzo Soprano), John Bryan (Spinet)
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; England 
Venue:  Natl. Center for Early Music, York, UK 
Length: 1 Minutes 43 Secs. 
Notes: Natl. Center for Early Music, York, UK (01/2004 - 02/01/2004)
This selection is sung in Middle English. 
21.
Prince Edward's Paven by Anonymous
Conductor:  Philip Thorby
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Musica Antiqua of London
Period: Renaissance 
Written: Scotland 
Venue:  Natl. Center for Early Music, York, UK 
Length: 2 Minutes 21 Secs. 
Notes: Natl. Center for Early Music, York, UK (01/2004 - 02/01/2004) 
22.
Quam pulchra es by King VIII Henry
Performer:  Jennie Cassidy (Mezzo Soprano), John Bryan (Treble Vla da gamba), Philip Thorby (Tenor Viola da gamba)
Conductor:  Philip Thorby
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Musica Antiqua of London
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1518; England 
Venue:  Natl. Center for Early Music, York, UK 
Length: 4 Minutes 59 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
Notes: Natl. Center for Early Music, York, UK (01/2004 - 02/01/2004) 
23.
The Kynges marke by Anonymous
Conductor:  Philip Thorby
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Musica Antiqua of London
Venue:  Natl. Center for Early Music, York, UK 
Length: 1 Minutes 16 Secs. 
Notes: Natl. Center for Early Music, York, UK (01/2004 - 02/01/2004) 
24.
Arundel Part-Books: Pavan and Galliard of Albarti by Edward Johnson
Conductor:  Philip Thorby
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Musica Antiqua of London
Period: Renaissance 
Written: circa 1560; England 
Venue:  Natl. Center for Early Music, York, UK 
Length: 3 Minutes 2 Secs. 
Notes: Natl. Center for Early Music, York, UK (01/2004 - 02/01/2004) 
25.
A Virgin and Mother by John Merbecke
Performer:  Philip Thorby (Tenor Viola da gamba), Jennie Cassidy (Mezzo Soprano), Alison Crum (Bass Viola da gamba)
Conductor:  Philip Thorby
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Musica Antiqua of London
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1550; England 
Venue:  Natl. Center for Early Music, York, UK 
Length: 5 Minutes 36 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
Notes: Natl. Center for Early Music, York, UK (01/2004 - 02/01/2004) 
26.
Hugh Ashton's Maske by Hugh Aston
Conductor:  Philip Thorby
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Musica Antiqua of London
Period: Renaissance 
Written: England 
Venue:  Natl. Center for Early Music, York, UK 
Length: 5 Minutes 36 Secs. 
Notes: Natl. Center for Early Music, York, UK (01/2004 - 02/01/2004) 

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