Dancing to Canterbury
The music on this CD is a selection from the pieces used for the ballet The Canterbury Tales, a collaboration between Pavane and Independent Ballet Wales. The music spans the period between the 12th and the 16th centuries. Recorded in 2006.
Nowel Syng We
This CD includes festive songs and tunes from around Europe including:- The Boar's Head Carol, Nowel Syng We, Shepherd's Dance, The Coventry Carol, Gaudete, The Gloucestershire Wassail, Quem Pastores and many more.
Most of the instrumental numbers on this CD are dances - from country dances to elegant courtly dances. As well as lute and recorders this album also features the lesser known bass viol, large and small crumhorns, autofocus="" songs both accompanied and unaccompanied.
Contrasting pieces from the Crusades to the 15th century. Pieces include Bransle Lavandiers, Ductia, Lamento di Tristano, Nonsuch, La Rotta, Saltarello and many more.
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