The Spirits of England and France - 1
Rogers Covey-Crump : discography


Hyperion CDA66739

Playing time: 62'40

Recorded on 11, 12, 13 March 1994

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The Spirits of England and France - 1

Music of the later Middle Ages for Court and Church


Gothic Voices


Contents:

PART I The fourteenth and fifteenth centuries
 1.  Quant la douce jouvencelle (Anonymous) [3:51] 
 2.  Gloria (Cooke) [5:09] 
 3.  Belle sans per (Matteo da Perugia) [3:55] 
 4.  Ay mi! dame de valour (Guillaume de Machaut) [2:49] 
 5.  En cest mois de May (Anonymous) [2:14] 
 6.  Laus detur multifaria (Anonymous) [3:45] 
 7.  Credo (Anonymous) [5:36] 
 8.  La uitime estampie real (Anonymous) [1:23] 
 9.  Plaisance, or tost (Pykini) [1:23] 

PART II The twelfth and thirteenth centuries
 10.  Deduc, Syon, uberrimas (Anonymous) [4:27] 
 11.  La septime estampie real (Anonymous) [1:07] 
 12.  Je ne puis / Par un matin / Le premier jor / IUSTUS (Anonymous) [4:33] 
 13.  Beata nobis gaudia (Anonymous) [2:37] 
 14.  Virgo plena gratie / Virgo plena gratie / [VIR]GO (Anonymous) [3:04] 
 15.  La quarte estampie real (Anonymous) [2:23] 
 16.  Crucifigat omnes (Anonymous) [2:16] 
 17.  Flos in monte cernitur (Anonymous) [3:36] 
 18.  In Rama sonat gemitus (Anonymous) [2:32] 
 19.  Presul nostri temporis (Perotinus?) [2:10] 
 20.  Ave Maria (Anonymous) [2:21] 


Performers:

ROGERS COVEY-CRUMP tenor
PAUL AGNEW tenor, JULIAN PODGER tenor
ANDREW TUSA tenor, LEIGH NIXON tenor
STEPHEN CHARLESWORTH bass, HENRY WICKHAM bass
with PAVLO BEZNOSIUK medieval fiddle
CHRISTOPHER PAGE director


Reviews:

'Unalloyed pleasure … Once again a superb recording that stimulates, that charms'
(Gramophone)

'Entente cordiale at its best. Glorious music' (BBC Music Magazine)

'Unqualified rapture' (American Record Guide)

'Beautiful performances of gorgeous, accessible music. Marvellous all the way. All should rush and buy' (Classic CD)

'Assolutamente favolose' (Musica, Italy)