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Discography: (UK) Albion Media News Release: "Globe Music Label Second Release - Selection of Period Music"

Contributed by admin on Sep 28, 2016

From a recent news release from Albion Media

Musicians of Shakespeare’s Globe
Twelfth Night and Richard III

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"The second release on Globe Music, the new label from Shakespeare’s Globe, is a selection of period music from the Globe’s 2012 – 2014 Broadway and West End productions of Twelfth Night and Richard III featuring the Musicians of Shakespeare’s Globe playing pieces by Morley, Holborne, Dowland, Gibbons, Mundy and others, arranged by Claire van Kampen."

Globe Music is a brand new record label releasing music straight from Shakespeare’s Globe’s candle-lit, indoor theatre: the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse.

Sam Wanamaker Playhouse – with its intimate, candle-lit ambience and distinctive woody acoustic – has built a substantial reputation for its live music and, through the introduction of state-of-the-art equipment, enables Globe Music to capture studio and live events whilst opening up a brand new recording venue for London. The quality of the Playhouse acoustic provides a singular enhancement that gives recordings made within it a unique signature, with the studio recordings bringing the essence of this painstakingly recreated Jacobean Theatre and its music to wider, international audiences.

The first release on Globe Music Ian Bostridge and Xuefei Yang’s Songs from Our Ancestors is released on 2 September 2016. Future releases continue to develop the label’s and the venue’s global impact and recognition of the world’s musics, with further" ...

Visit the Albion Media website and also the Shakespeare's Globe website to read more of the Globe Music label.