William Shakespeare

The Sound of Shakespeare

3CD
25 Mar 2016

Barcode: 0825646479047

Other participants: The Hilliard Ensemble

The Golden Age of Music & Theatre: The times of William Shakespeare (1564–1616) offered much more than great theatre. Those were years when music flourished, a time of saucy street ballads, of melancholy lute-songs and madrigals. Great artists of the early music scene convey us into this seemingly distant world and bring it to life...

Audio sample & Tracklisting

Disc 1 
01 Nuttmigs and Ginger  - The Musicians of Swanne Alley 
02 Mother Watkins Ale  - The Musicians of Swanne Alley 
03 Barrow Faustus Dreame  - The Musicians of Swanne Alley 
04 Stingo  - The Musicians of Swanne Alley 
05 Paggington's Pound  - The Musicians of Swanne Alley 
06 Bony Sweet Boy  - The Musicians of Swanne Alley 
07 Willsons Wilde  - The Musicians of Swanne Alley 
08 Care Charminge Sleepe  - The Musicians of Swanne Alley 
09 Short Allmain  - The Musicians of Swanne Alley 
10 Away Delights  - The Musicians of Swanne Alley 
11 Robin is to the Greenwood Gone  - The Musicians of Swanne Alley 
12 Passamezzo Moderno  - The Musicians of Swanne Alley 
13 Green Garters  - The Musicians of Swanne Alley 
14 Fortune My Foe  - The Musicians of Swanne Alley 
15 Chi passa per 'sta strada  - The Musicians of Swanne Alley 
16 Bonny Sweet Robin  - The Musicians of Swanne Alley 
17 Guillims Dumpe  - The Musicians of Swanne Alley 
18 O Deathe, Rock Me a Sleepe  - The Musicians of Swanne Alley 
19 Browning My Dere  - The Musicians of Swanne Alley 
20 Hackney  - The Musicians of Swanne Alley 
21 My Lord Willoughbies Welcome Home  - The Musicians of Swanne Alley 
22 What if a Day  - The Musicians of Swanne Alley 
23 Green Sleeves  - The Musicians of Swanne Alley 
24 Grimstock  - The Musicians of Swanne Alley 
Disc 2 
01 Joyne Hands  - The Musicians of Swanne Alley 
02 Philips Paven  - The Musicians of Swanne Alley 
03 Galliard to Philips Pavin  - The Musicians of Swanne Alley 
04 A lieta vita (Sing and we chant it)  - The Musicians of Swanne Alley 
05 A griefe, Even on the Bud  - The Musicians of Swanne Alley 
06 Our Bonny Boots Could Toote It  - The Musicians of Swanne Alley 
07 Pavan (lute solo)  - The Musicians of Swanne Alley 
08 Galliard (lute solo)  - The Musicians of Swanne Alley 
09 Sola Soletta  - The Musicians of Swanne Alley 
10 In Nomine Pavan  - The Musicians of Swanne Alley 
11 Galliard To In Nomine  - The Musicians of Swanne Alley 
12 La Coranta  - The Musicians of Swanne Alley 
13 Sleepe Slumb'ring Eyes  - The Musicians of Swanne Alley 
14 Thyrsis and Milla  - The Musicians of Swanne Alley 
15 Monsieurs Almaine  - The Musicians of Swanne Alley 
16 The Sacred End Pavin  - The Musicians of Swanne Alley 
17 Galliard to Sacred End  - The Musicians of Swanne Alley 
18 Pavin  - The Musicians of Swanne Alley 
19 Galliard  - The Musicians of Swanne Alley 
20 A Painted Tale  - The Musicians of Swanne Alley 
21 Faire In a Morne  - The Musicians of Swanne Alley 
22 Sayd I That Amarillis  - The Musicians of Swanne Alley 
23 Now is The Gentle Season  - The Musicians of Swanne Alley 
24 Harke Alleluia  - The Musicians of Swanne Alley 
25 Hard By a Cristall Fountaine  - The Musicians of Swanne Alley 
26 Now is The Moneth Of Maying  - The Musicians of Swanne Alley 
27 O Mistresse Mine (voice/lute/pandora)  - The Musicians of Swanne Alley 
28 O Mistresse mine (consort)  - The Musicians of Swanne Alley 
29 My Lord Of Oxenfords Maske  - The Musicians of Swanne Alley 
Disc 3 
01 Dowland: The First Booke of Songes: IX. Go Crystall Teares  - Hilliard Ensemble 
02 Dowland: The First Booke of Songes: XIX. Awake, Sweet Love  - Hilliard Ensemble 
03 Dowland: The First Booke of Songes: XVIII. His Golden Locks  - Hilliard Ensemble 
04 Dowland: The First Booke of Songes: VI. Now, O Now  - Hilliard Ensemble 
05 Dowland: The Second Booke of Songes: XVII. A Shepherd in a Shade is Plaining Made  - Hilliard Ensemble 
06 Dowland: The Third Booke of Songs: IX. What if I Never Speede  - Hilliard Ensemble 
07 Byrd: Ye Sacred Muses  - Hilliard Ensemble 
08 Byrd: Lulla, lullaby  - Hilliard Ensemble 
09 Byrd: Who Made Thee, Hob, Forsake The Plough ?  - Hilliard Ensemble 
10 Byrd: Come Wofull Orpheus  - Hilliard Ensemble 
11 Byrd: Though Amarillis Daunce in Greene  - Hilliard Ensemble 
12 Corant  - Emma Kirkby 
13 Johnson: Where The Bee Sucks  - Emma Kirkby 
14 Fantasia  - Emma Kirkby 
15 Hark, Hark! The Lark  - Emma Kirkby 
16 Pavan  - Emma Kirkby 
17 Come, Heavy Sleep  - Emma Kirkby 
18 Galliard  - Emma Kirkby 
19 Full Fathom Five  - Emma Kirkby 
20 Alman I  - Emma Kirkby 
21 Have You Seen The White Lily Grow?  - Emma Kirkby 
22 Alman III  - Emma Kirkby 
23 Tell Me, Dearest  - Emma Kirkby 


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