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Tue 14 Feb, 2017:
Vaughan Williams: Symphony No 5; Tallis Fantasia; The Running Set (all arranged for two pianos)

How well do the long lines of the contemplative Fifth Symphony and the ecstatic string-orchestra Tallis Fantasia stand up to two-piano arrangement,...

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Mon 01 Aug, 2016:
Her Heavenly Harmony: Profane Music from the Royal Court

Rightly celebrated for the supple blend and balance of their voices, The Queen’s Six here extend the bounds of their repertoire from the sacred to...

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Tue 16 Feb, 2016:
Loquebantur – Music from the Baldwin Partbooks

John Baldwin (1560-1615) was a singer, composer of instrumental and vocal music, and a diligent collector and copyist of other composers’ works. His...

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Fri 24 Jul, 2015:
Music of the Realm – Tudor Music for Men's Voices by Byrd, Morley, Tomkins, Gibbons, Tallis and Weelkes

The Queen's Six are two countertenors, two tenors and two basses whose name is no vain boast – they are all lay clerks at St George’s Chapel,...

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Wed 15 Jul, 2015:
Vaughan Williams: A Pastoral Symphony; Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis; Five Variants of 'Dives and Lazarus'; The Wasps (Overture)

Vaughan Williams's A Pastoral Symphony (1922) post-dates his seminal Tallis Fantasia (probably the single most important British work of its time) by...

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Fri 22 May, 2015:
The Virtuoso Organist – Tudor and Jacobean Masterworks by Byrd, Bull, Tallis, Tomkins, Blitheman and Gibbons

This excellent release features the new Taylor and Boody chamber organ of Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge in an intelligently presented recital by...

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Mon 29 Sep, 2014:
Bartók: Dance Suite; Copland: Appalachian Spring (Suite); Stravinsky: The Firebird (Suite, 1919 version); Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis

The Park Avenue Chamber Symphony has a growing catalogue that includes all of the Beethoven symphonies alongside other orchestral standards; this...

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Fri 17 Jan, 2014:
Taverner: Missa Gloria tibi Trinitas; Magnificats – for four, five and six voices

To celebrate their 40th anniversary in 2013 Peter Phillips and the Tallis Scholars have chosen to record one of the most demanding Renaissance choral...

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Wed 20 Nov, 2013:
Times go by Turns – Music by Byrd, Tallis, John Plummer, Andrew Smith, Gabriel Jackson & Richard Rodney Bennett

New York Polyphony are a four-man vocal group whose intimate one-voice-per-part approach brings fresh clarity to both ancient and modern devotional...

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Wed 02 Oct, 2013:
The Phoenix Rising – Byrd: Mass for Five Voices and music by Gibbons, Morley, Tallis, Taverner and White

This pleasantly undemanding recording celebrates the centenary of the publication of OUP’s groundbreaking ten-volume anthology of Tudor Church Music...

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