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Mon 29 Oct, 2018:
Schubert: Symphony No 9 in C major, D 944 (Great)

Mariss Jansons doesn’t exactly steal in. He turns the opening eight-bar horn call marked piano into a forthright statement, and though he...

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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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Tue 19 May, 2015:
Flow my tears – Songs for lute, viol and voice by Johnson, Dowland, Danyel, Campion, Hume and Muhly

Recorded live in London’s Wigmore Hall in July 2013, this beguilingly bittersweet recital further enhances Iestyn Davies’s claim for attention as...

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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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