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Playlists for January 28 – February 1: The Symphony, Part VI (French)

Monday

Haydn: Symphony No. 7 in C, Le Midi (excerpt)
English Concert/Pinnock
Archiv 423098
:20

Beethoven: Symphony No. 9 in d minor, Choral (excerpt)
CSO/Solti
Lon 430400
:10

Schubert: Symphony No. 5 in B-flat (excerpt)
Chamber Orchestra of Europe/Abbado
DG 423652
:21

Brahms: Symphony No. 1 in c minor (excerpt)
Berlin Phil/Harnoncourt
Teldec 13136
:17

Ives: Symphony No. 1 (excerpt)
CSO/Thomas
Sony 44939
11:43

Spontini: Allegretto Grazioso fr. La Vestale (excerpt)
Milan Teatro alla Scala Orchestra/Muti
Sony 66357
:48

Beethoven: Symphony No. 8 (excerpt)
CSO/Solti
Decca 430400
:30

Berlioz: Symphonie Fantastique (excerpt)
NY Phil/Bernstein
Sony 60968
:38

Saint-Saëns: Symphony in A, I (excerpt)
Orchestre National De L’ORTF/Martinon
EMI 62643
2:09, :35

Saint-Saëns: Symphony #1 in E Flat, Op. 2, I & II
Orchestre National De L’ORTF/Martinon
EMI 62643
13:25

Gounod: Symphony No. 1 in D, I
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra/Hogwood
Lon 430231
6:25

Bizet: Symphony in C, I
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra/Wolff
Teldec 77309
7:17

Gounod: Symphony No. 1 in D, II (excerpt)
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra/Hogwood
Lon 430231
:37

Bizet: Symphony in C, II & IV
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra/Wolff
Teldec 77309
16:02

Tuesday

Saint-Saëns: Symphony #2 In A Minor, I
Orchestre National De L’ORTF/Martinon
EMI 62643
7:05, :19

Hermann: Prelude fr. Vertigo (excerpt)
LA Phil/Salonen
Sony 60991
:08

Saint-Saëns: Symphony In F, Urbs Roma, I (excerpt)
Orchestre National De L’ORTF/Martinon
EMI 62643
:50

Bizet: Roma Symphonie, I, III & IV
Orchestre National De Lille/Casadesus
Erato 45016
11:08, 13:47

Saint-Saëns: Symphony #2 In A Minor, Op. 55, IV
Orchestre National De L’ORTF/Martinon
EMI 62643
7:15

Gounod: Petite Symphonie, I & IV
St. Paul Chamber Orchestra/Hogwood
Lon 430231
10:17, 1:35

Wednesday

Saint-Saëns: Symphony No. 1 in E-flat, Op. 2 (excerpt)
Orchestre National De L’ORTF/Martinon
EMI 62643
1:06

Saint-Saëns: Symphony No. 3 in c minor, Organ (excerpt)
Berlin Philhamonic/Levine
DG 419617
1:32

D’Indy: Symphony on a French Mountain Air, Op. 25, I
Philadelphia Orchestra/Ormandy; Casadesus, p.
Sony 46730
10:42

Lalo: Symphony in G minor, I
Basel Symphony Orchestra/Andretta
CPO 999296
8:21

Saint-Saëns: Symphony #3 In C Minor, Organ, Op. 78, I, III & IV
Berlin Philhamonic/Levine
DG 419617
25:55

Lalo: Symphonie Espagnole, Op. 21, II
Montreal Symphony Orchestra/Dutoit; Bell, v.
Decca 444802
4:27

Thursday

Franck: Symphony in d minor, I-III
Orchestre Des Champs-Elysées/Herreweghe
Harmonia Mundi 901771
37:38

Chausson: Symphony in B-flat Major, Op. 20, I
BBC Philharmonic/Tortelier
Chandos 9650
12:01

Friday

Dukas: Symphony In C, III
BBC Philharmonic Orchestra/Tortelier
Chandos 9225
:18, 11:16

d’Indy: Symphony No. 2 in B-flat, Op. 57, I
Monte Carlo Philharmonic/De Priest
Koch 7280
11:55

Roussel: Symphony No. 1, Op. 7, Le Poéme de la forêt, I & II
Orchestre Philharmonique d’ Radio France/Janowski
RCA 62511
12:34

Roussel: Symphony No. 3 in g minor, Op. 42, III & IV
Orchestre Philharmonique d’ Radio France/Janowski
RCA 62511
8:37

Roussel: Symphony No. 4, IV
Philharmonia Orchestra/Karajan
EMI 63316
4:02

Playlists for January 21-25: Mozart at his Zenith

Monday

Mozart: Le Nozze di Figaro, K. 492 (excerpts)
London Phil/Solti; Ramey, bs.; Popp, s.; Allen, bar.; Te Kanawa, s.
Lon 410150
10:45, 6:03
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Mozart: Concerto for Horn and Orchestra No. 4 in Eb Major, K. 495, II & III
Academy of St. Martin in the Fields/Marriner; Tuckwell, hn.
EMI 69569
8:08, 3:02
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Mozart: Concerto for Piano and Orchestra No. 25 in C Major, K. 503, I
Cleveland Orch/Szell; Fleisher, p.
CBS 37762
1:24, 14:32
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Tuesday

Mozart: Symphony No. 38 in D Major, Prague, K. 504, I
Vienna Phil/Levine
DG 423086
17:37
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Mozart: Serenade No. 13 in G major, K. 525, Eine Kleine Nachtmusik, II & IV
Guarneri Quartet, Levine, db.
RCA 63589
9:53
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Mozart: Don Giovanni, K. 527 (excerpts)
London Phil/Solti; Pertusi, bs.; Terfel, bs. bar.; Groop, ms.; Fleming, s.; Lippert, ten.; Scaltriti, bar.
Lon 455500
5:25, 1:26, 2:53, 3:35, 7:41
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Wednesday

Mozart: Adagio in b minor, K. 540
Brendel, p.
Phi 446921
11:20
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Mozart: Symphony No. 39 in E-flat Major, K. 543, I
CSO/Giulini
CSO CD-94/2
8:52
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Mozart: Adagio and Fugue in c minor for Strings, K. 546 (excerpt)
Berlin Phil/Karajan
DG 449515
5:26
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Mozart: Symphony No. 40 in g minor, K. 550, I
Berlin Phil/Karajan
EMI 64327
7:34
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Mozart: Symphony No. 41 in C Major, K. 551, Jupiter, IV
Cleveland Orch/Szell
CBS 42418
10:32
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Mozart: Trio for Violin, Viola and Cello in E flat major, K 563, VI
Kremer, v.; Kashkashian, vla.; Ma, vc.
CBS 39561
6:10
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Thursday

Mozart: Quintet for Clarinet and Strings in A Major, K. 581, I
BSO Chamber Players; Wright, cl.
Phil 442149
9:26
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Mozart: Cosi fan Tutti (excerpts)
Philharmonia Orch/Böhm; soloists
EMI 69330
4:45, 3:05, 18:34
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Mozart: Concerto for Piano and Orchestra No. 27 in B-flat Major, K. 595, I
Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields/Marriner; Brendel, p.
Phil 412856
13:44
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Friday

Mozart: Quintet for 2 Violins, 2 Violas and Cello No. 6 in E flat major, K. 614, I
Guarneri Quartet; Kashkashian, vla.
RCA 7771-2
7:27
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Mozart: Ave verum corpus in D major, K. 618
Vienna Volksoper Chamber Orchestra/Harrer; Vienna Boys Choir
Phi 462778
3:02
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Mozart: “Der Vogelfanger bin ich ja” fr. Magic Flute
Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields/Marriner; Bär, bar.
Phi 426276
2:44
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Mozart: Concerto for Clarinet in A major, K 622, II
Berlin Phil/Abbado; Meyer, cl.
EMI 56832
6:33
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Mozart: Requiem in D minor, K. 626 (excerpts)
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra & Chorus/Shaw; Augér, s.; Ziegler, ms.; Hadley, ten.; Krause, bs.
Telarc 80128
26:46
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Playlists for January 14-18: Leoš Janáček

Monday

Leoš Janáček: Nursery Rhymes
  Introduction
  Beetroot Was Getting Married
  White Goat Gathers Pears
  Frankie Boy
Netherlands Wind Ensemble/Fischer
Chan 9399
1:52, 1:06
Purchase

Janáček: Idyll, II & IV
Norwegian Chamber Orchestra/Iona Brown
Chan 9816
6:04
Purchase

Grieg: Holberg Suite, III (excerpt)
Norwegian Chamber Orchestra/Iona Brown
Virgin 45224
:20
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Janáček: Zdenka’s Variations, Op. 1
Firkusny, p.
DG 449764
8:52
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Janáček: Suite for String Orchestra, III & IV
Norwegian Chamber Orchestra/Iona Brown
Chan 9816
3:59
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Janáček: Taras Bulba
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/Kubelik
EMI 68223
21:52, :45, :14
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Beethoven: String Quartet No. 8, Razumovsky (excerpt)
Emerson Quartet
DG 447075
:20
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Janáček: Fairy Tale, III
Joel Krosnick, vc.; Gilbert Kalish, p.
Arab 6709
2:55
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Tuesday

Leoš Janáček: Along an Overgrown Path
  Come With Us!
Rudolf Firkusny
Newton Classics 8802091
1:22
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Janáček: Jealousy (originally the overture to Jenůfa)
Czech State Philharmonic/Jose Serebrier
Reference Records 75
5:42
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Janáček: Sonata 1. X. 1905, From the Street
  I. The Presentiment: Con moto
  II. The Death: Adagio
Rudolf Firkusny, piano
Newton Classics 8802091
11:51
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Janáček: Sinfonietta
  1. Fanfares
  2. Castle
  3. The Queen’s Convent
  4. Street
  5. Town Hall
New York Philharmonic Orchestra/Kurt Masur
Teldec 90847
24:20, 2:28 excerpt
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Janáček: Fairy Tale, II
Joel Krosnick, vc.; Gilbert Kalish, p.
Arabesque 6709
3:51
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Wednesday

Janáček: Intrada for Four Violins in d minor
Marie Gajdosova, Leos Zavadilík, Antonín Formacek & Dorothea Kellerova, vlns.
Supraphon 111878
1:05
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Janáček: String Quartet No. 1, Kreutzer Sonata
Guarneri Quartet
Phi 456574
17:18
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Janáček: The Excursions of Mr. Broucek to the Moon and into the 15th Century (excerpt)
Brno State Philharmonic Orchestra/Svarovsky; soloists
Supraphon 111878
10:32
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Janáček: The Cunning Little Vixen (excerpts)
Vienna Philharmonic/Mackerras
DG 4758670
19:08, 1:23
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Thursday

Leos Janáček: In the Mists
Rudolf Firkusny, p.
Newton Classics 8802091
7:08
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Janáček: Mládí
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 415668
17:19
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Janáček: String Quartet #2, Intimate Letters
Guarneri Quartet
Philips 456574
23:48, 1:04
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Janáček: Along an Overgrown Path, Andante
Rudolf Firkusny, p.
Newton Classics 8802091
3:17
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Friday

Janáček: March of the Blue Boys for Tabor, Voix celeste, Piccolo and Glockenspiel
Pavel Sumpik, t.; Eva Podarilova, c. Frantisek Kantor, p. & Martin Oprsál, g.
Supraphon 111878
2:05
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Janáček: Mass in E flat, Kyrie
Choir Of King’s College Cambridge/Stephen Cleobury
EMI 49092
4:52
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Janáček: Glagolitic Mass
  1. Uvod (Introduction)
  2. Gospodi Pomiluji (Kyrie)
  3. Slava (Gloria)
  4. Veruju (Credo)
  5. Svet (Sanctus)
  6. Agnece Bozij (Agnus Dei)
  7. Varhany Solo (organ Solo)
  8. Intrada
Bavarian Radio Chorus and Orchestra/Rafael Kubelik
DG 463 672
23:08, 15:06
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Janáček: I’m Waiting for You
Ales Bartá, harmonium
Supraphon 111878
:45
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Janáček: Waiting for You! (Sketch for Piano)
Rudolph Firkusny, p.
Supraphon 111878
:50
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Leos Janácek: In the Mists, III & IV
Rudolf Firkusny, piano
Newton Classics 8802091
:21, 6:43
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Playlists for January 7-11: Tudor Music

Monday

Cornysh & Anon.: Fa La Sol & La Doune Celle
The Folger Consort
Bard 9510
2:53
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Cornysh: Ave Maria, Mater Dei
Cardinall’s Muisck/Carwood
ASV 164
2:44
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Fayrfax: “Most clear of colour” & “I love, loved, and loved wolde I be”
Cardinall’s Muisck/Carwood
ASV 184
4:28
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Henry VIII: Tandernaken
The Folger Consort
Bard 9510
1:50
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Henry VIII: “Grene Growith the Holly”
Anonymous 4
HM 907325
3:52
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Henry VIII: Rose Without a Thorn (excerpts)
Philip Jones Brass Ensemble
Lon B0000807
4:21
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Anon.: Excerpts from the Mulliner Book
The Folger Consort
Bard 9510
2:18, :59
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Tallis: “Spem in Alium”
The Tallis Scholars/Phillips
Gimell 454906
9:39
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Tallis: “Why Fum’th in Sight” from Archbishop Parker’s Psalter
Theatre of Voices & The King’s Noyse
HM 907154
3:44
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Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on a Theme of Thomas Tallis
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 419191
14:09
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Tuesday

Tallis: Like as the Doleful Dove
The King’s Noyse/Douglass
HM 907154
1:37
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Tallis: The Lamentations of Jeremiah
Tallis Scholars/Phillips
Gimell 454966
21:48
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Tallis: A Solfing Song
The King’s Noyse/Douglass
HM 907154
2:00
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Tallis: “If Ye Love Me, Keep My Commandments” & “Fond Youth is a Bubble”
Theatre of Voices/Hillier & The King’s Noyse/Douglass
HM 907154
2:00, 1:35
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Tallis: “Miserere Nostri”
Tallis Scholars/Phillips
Gimell 454966
2:24
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Byrd: Lament on the death of Thomas Tallis, “Ye Sacred Muses”
Wenzinger Consort of Viols; Deller, ct.
Vanguard 8101
3:48
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Byrd: Pavan & Galliard in 6 Parts
Fretwork
Virgin 90795
4:08
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Byrd: “Laudate Pueri Dominum”
The Cardinall’s Musick/Carwood
ASV 197
4:10
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Byrd: Earl of Oxford’s March fr. The Fitzwilliam Virginal Book
Philip Jones Brass Ensemble
Lon B0000807
3:11
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Byrd: Fantasia No. 3 in 6 Parts
Fretwork
Virgin 90795
4:32
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Wednesday

Byrd: Preludium
The King’s Noyse/Douglass
HM 907180
5:27, :49
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Byrd: “Quomodo Cantabimus”
The Cardinall’s Musick/Carwood
ASV 179
8:41
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Byrd: “Come, Woeful Orpheus”
The Newberry Consort/Springfels; Hargis, s.
HM 907140
3:22
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Byrd: La Volta
Wilson, lute
Virgin 90795
1:36
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Picforth: In Nomine
The Newberry Consort/Springfels
HM 907140
3:04
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Tye: In Nomine XIII, ‘Trust’
The Newberry Consort/Springfels
HM 907140
1:28
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Byrd: “Angus Dei” fr. Masses for 3, 4 & 5 Voices
Pro Arte Singers/Hillier
HM 907223
3:02, 3:27, 3:12
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Anon.: “Robin is to the Greenwood Gone”
The King’s Noyse/Douglass
HM 907101
:52
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Simpson: Ricercar: Bonny Sweet Robin
The King’s Noyse/Douglass
HM 907101
3:25
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Anon.: “Blew-cap for Me”
The King’s Noyse; Hargis, s.
HM 907101
3:45
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Byrd: “Ave Verum Corpus”
The Cambridge Singers/Rutter
Collegium 107
3:41
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Thursday

Taverner: “Dum Transisset Sabbatum”
Choir of King’s College, Cambridge/Ledger
EMI 65103
8:17
Purchase

Tavener: The Hidden Face
Fretwork; Chance, cten.
HM 907285
17:33
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Playford: Stingo 1 & 2
Folger Consort
Bard 9510
3:30
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Gibbons: Pavana & Galiarda fr. The Fitzwilliam Virginal Book
Koopman, hc.
Capriccio 10211
6:56
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Bull: Ut Re Mi Fa Sol La
Charivari Agréable
Signum 009
5:32
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Anon.: The Little Barleycorne
The King’s Noyse/Douglass; Hargis, s.
HM 907101
3:29
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Playford: Stingo 2 (excerpt) + Newcastle
Folger Consort
Bard 9510
3:12
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Friday

Locke: Music for His Majesty’s Cornetts and Sackbutts
Philip Jones Brass Ensemble
Lon B0000807
8:13
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Dowland: “In Darkness Let Me Dwell”
The Newberry Consort/Springfels; Hargis, s.
HM 907140
3:56
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Dowland: Semper Dowland, Semper Dolens
The King’s Noyse/Douglass
HM 907275
6:14
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Dowland: “Come, Heavy Sleepe” & “Sorrow Stay”
The King’s Noyse/Douglass; Hargis, s.
HM 907275
4:20 & 3:13
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Dowland: King of Denmark’s Galliard
O’Dette, lute
HM 907162
2:47
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Dowland: “Flow My Teares”
The King’s Noyse/Douglass; Hargis, s.
HM 907275
4:13
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Dowland: Pavan Lachrimae Antiquae
Fretwork
Virgin 90795
4:10
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Anon.: Pavana, Gallyard, & Dance
Hesperion XX
Alia Vox 9804
4:14
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Purcell: “Music for a While”
Battle, s.; Levine, p.
DG 415361
3:49
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Strogers: In Nomine a 5 No. 3
Hesperion XX
Alia Vox 9804
1:58
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