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Byrd: Consort Music & Songs


Release Date: 11/17/2017 
Label:  Coviello Classics   Catalog #: 91725  
Composer:  William Byrd
Performer:  Sunhae Im
Orchestra/Ensemble:  B-Five Recorder Consort
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Since her European stage debut in the year 2000, South Korean soprano Sunhae Im has proven her artistic versatility in a multitude of international productions. Her agile voice was particularly convincing in the stage works of Handel and Vivaldi. The present album with the bFIVE Recorder Consort shows that she can do more than just voice acrobatics and baroque opera. Together they play William Byrd’s songs with subtle and elevating authenticity. Sunhae Im Ms. Im has internationally been invited to renowned festivals such as the Edinburgh International Festival, Mostly Mozart Festival, Salzburg Festival, or Haydn International Festival and has worked with the New York Philharmonic, the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, or the Munich Read more Philharmonic. Her repertoire includes works by Vivaldi, Bach, Handel, Gluck, Rameau, Charpentier, Mozart, Haydn, Schubert, Mahler, and Mendelssohn. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Fantasia a 3 no 3 in C major by William Byrd
Orchestra/Ensemble:  B-Five Recorder Consort
Period: Renaissance 
Written: England 
2.
Psalmes, Songs and Sonnets...fit for Voyces or Viols: Come, woeful Orpheus by William Byrd
Performer:  Sunhae Im (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  B-Five Recorder Consort
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1611; England 
3.
In Nomine a 5 no 1 by William Byrd
Orchestra/Ensemble:  B-Five Recorder Consort
Period: Renaissance 
Written: England 
4.
Ah silly soul by William Byrd
Performer:  Sunhae Im (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  B-Five Recorder Consort
Period: Renaissance 
Written: England 
5.
In Nomine a 5 no 2 "On the sharpe" by William Byrd
Orchestra/Ensemble:  B-Five Recorder Consort
Period: Renaissance 
Written: England 
6.
In Nomine a 5 no 5 by William Byrd
Orchestra/Ensemble:  B-Five Recorder Consort
Period: Renaissance 
Written: England 
7.
An aged dame by William Byrd
Performer:  Sunhae Im (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  B-Five Recorder Consort
Period: Renaissance 
Written: England 
8.
Fantasia a 3 no 1 in C major by William Byrd
Orchestra/Ensemble:  B-Five Recorder Consort
Period: Renaissance 
Written: England 
9.
My mistress had a little dog by William Byrd
Performer:  Sunhae Im (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  B-Five Recorder Consort
Period: Renaissance 
Written: England 
10.
Browning a 5 by William Byrd
Orchestra/Ensemble:  B-Five Recorder Consort
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1580; England 
11.
When First by Force by William Byrd
Performer:  Sunhae Im (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  B-Five Recorder Consort
Period: Renaissance 
Written: England 
12.
Fantasia a 3 no 2 in C major by William Byrd
Orchestra/Ensemble:  B-Five Recorder Consort
Period: Renaissance 
Written: England 
13.
And Think Ye Nymphs by William Byrd
Performer:  Sunhae Im (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  B-Five Recorder Consort
14.
Through Amaryllis Dance in Green by William Byrd
Performer:  Sunhae Im (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  B-Five Recorder Consort
15.
In Nomine a 5 no 4 by William Byrd
Orchestra/Ensemble:  B-Five Recorder Consort
Period: Renaissance 
Written: England 
16.
In Nomine a 5 no 3 by William Byrd
Orchestra/Ensemble:  B-Five Recorder Consort
Period: Renaissance 
Written: England 
17.
Susanna fair by William Byrd
Performer:  Sunhae Im (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  B-Five Recorder Consort
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1558; England 
18.
How vain the toils that mortal men do take by William Byrd
Performer:  Sunhae Im (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  B-Five Recorder Consort
19.
Pavan and Galliard a 6 in C major by William Byrd
Orchestra/Ensemble:  B-Five Recorder Consort
Period: Renaissance 
Written: England 
20.
Ye sacred muses "Elegy for Thomas Tallis" by William Byrd
Performer:  Sunhae Im (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  B-Five Recorder Consort
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1585; England 

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