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News 2011: (UK) BBC Radio 3 Early Music: "A Hidden Faith"

Contributed by Admin on Nov 22, 2011

On this edition of the BBC Radio 3 Early Music programme, “Catherine Bott explores the three settings of the Mass written by William Byrd.“
  

Music Played

William Byrd — Sanctus and Benedictus from Mass for five voices
Performers: Tallis Scholars
GIMELL, CDGIM208, CD1 Track 4

William Byrd — Iustorum animae from first book of Gradualia
Performers: The Sixteen, Harry Christophers (director)
VIRGIN CLASSICS, VC 7908022, Track 8

Philippe de Monte Philippe de Monte — Super flumina Babylonis
Performers: I Fagiolini, Robert Hollingworth (director)
CHANDOS, CHAN0609, Track 9

William Byrd William Byrd — Quomodo cantabimus
Performers: I Fagiolini, Robert Hollingworth (director)
CHANDOS, CHAN0609, Track 10

William Byrd — Agnus Dei from Mass for four voices
Performers: The Cardinall’s Musick, Andrew Carwood (director)
ASV, CDGAU206, Track 6

William Byrd — Mass for three voices
Performers: Tallis Scholars, Peter Phillips (director)
GIMELL, CDGIM208, CD1 Tracks 11-15

William Byrd — Why do I use my paper, inke and penne?
Performers: Rogers Covey-Crump (tenor), Fretwork
HARMONIA MUNDI, HMU907440, Track 16

Visit the BBC Radio 3 Early Music website to hear the complete steaming podcast. This particular episode will available only for the next 5 days from today date of 22 nov 2011. (Ed.)