Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 What If I Never Speed?
John Dowland 2:52
2 Go Crystal Tears
John Dowland 3:34
3 A Shepherd in a Shade
John Dowland 3:15
4 My Thoughts Are Wing'd With Hopes
John Dowland 3:36
5 Prélude et gaillarde
John Dowland 2:59
6 Rest Awhile, You Cruel Cares
John Dowland 3:27
7 Tell Me True Love
John Dowland 8:08
8 Wilt Thou Unkind Thus Reave Me?
John Dowland 2:44
9 Come Again, Sweet Love
John Dowland 2:11
10 If My Complaints Should Passions Move
John Dowland 3:31
11 Sweet Stay Awhile
John Dowland 3:35
12 When Phoebus First Did Daphne Love
John Dowland 1:51
13 All Ye Whom Love or Fortune Hath Betray'd
John Dowland 4:47
14 Semper Dowland, semper dolens
John Dowland 3:34
15 Come, Heavy Sleep
John Dowland 4:19
16 Away With the Self-Loving Lads
John Dowland 2:41

Credits

CD 1

lute:
Robert Spencer (1981-07) (tracks 1–16)
bass vocals:
Michael George (operatic bass) (1981-07) (tracks 1–3, 6–10, 12–13, 15–16)
composer:
John Dowland (composer and lutenist) (track 14)
John Dowland (composer and lutenist) (1597) (tracks 2, 8–10, 15)
John Dowland (composer and lutenist) (1603) (tracks 1, 12)
conductor:
Mark Deller (1981-07) (tracks 1–4, 6–13, 15–16)
countertenor vocals:
Mark Deller (1981-07) (tracks 1–3, 6–10, 12–13, 15–16)
recording engineer:
Jean-François Pontefract (tracks 1–16)
soprano vocals:
Rosemary Hardy (1981-07) (tracks 1–3, 6–10, 12–13, 15–16)
tenor vocals:
Paul Elliott (US tenor vocalist, member of Theatre of Voices) (1981-07) (tracks 1–4, 6–13, 15–16)
part of:
John Dowland's lute works (number: P. 9) (track 14)
arrangements:
Come Again, P. 60 (arr. for lute) (track 9)
Come Again, sweet love doth now invite (for low voice and piano, Keel) (track 9)
is the basis for:
Lachrymae: Reflections on a song of Dowland, op. 48 (for viola and piano) (track 10)
later versions:
part of:
Lachrimæ or Seaven Teares, with divers other pavans (The collection of seven teares and 14 other works) (part of collection) (track 14)
The First Booke of Songs or Ayres (tracks 2, 8–10, 15)
recording of:
Semper Dowland Semper dolens, P. 9 (for lute solo) (1981-07) (track 14)

Release

manufactured in: Germany
printed in: Germany
manufactured by: Sonopress (Sonopress GmbH, German vinyl, cassette, CD and DVD manufacturer. see annotations)
part of: Musique d’abord (Harmonia Mundi)
ASIN: FR: B000027O2W [info]