The Service of Venus and Mars
Rogers Covey-Crump : discography

Hyperion CDA66238

Recorded in St Jude's Church, Golders Green, London, on 30 September, 1 October 1986


The Service of Venus and Mars

Music for the Knights of the Garter, 1340-1440

Gothic Voices


 1.  Gratissima virginis/Vos qui admiramini/Gaude gloriosa/Contratenor (Philippe de Vitry) [2:38] 
 2.  Singularis laudis digna (anonymous) [5:01] 
 3.  De ce que fol pense (Pierre des Molins) [1:33] 
 4.  De ce fol pense (after Pierre des Molins) (anonymous) [2:44] 
 5.  Lullay, lullay (anonymous) [4:10] 
 6.  Gloria (Pycard) [3:50] 
 7.  Ther is no rose of swych virtu (anonymous) [3:51] 
 8.  Sanctus (Leonel Power) [3:14] 
 9.  Las, que me demanderoye (Franchois Lebertoul) [2:35] 
 10.  Le gay playsir (anonymous) [1:18] 
 11.  Le grant pleyser (anonymous) [1:18] 
 12.  Quam pulchra es (John Pyamour) [3:24] 
 13.  Speciosa facta es (John Dunstable) [2:06] 
 14.  Sanctus (Soursby) [5:14] 
 15.  Je vous pri que j'aye un baysier (Richard Loqueville) [1:34] 
 16.  The Agincourt Carol (anonymous) [3:56] 


Margaret Philpot, alto
Rogers Covey-Crump, John Mark Ainsley, Leigh Nixon, tenors
Peter Harvey, Colin Mason, baritones
with Andrew Lawrence-King, medieval harp
Christopher Page, director


'Another superlatively beautiful recording from Gothic Voices' (Hi Fi News)

'It's a treasure' (Fanfare, USA)

'The music is fascinating. Readers interested in trying medieval repertoire could hardly do better than start here' (The Penguin Guide to Compact Discs)