Tracklist

CD 1: Italian Madrigals
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Cantiam lieti cantiamo
Giovanni Giacomo Gastoldi 1:59
2 E d'un bel matin d'amore
Antonio Caprioli 0:54
3 Quella bella e biancha mano
Antonio Caprioli 3:14
4 Una leggiadra nimpha
Antonio Caprioli 3:14
5 Venite amanti insieme
Loyset Compère 2:24
6 Divini occhi sereni
Philippe Verdelot 1:45
7 Con l'angelico riso
Philippe Verdelot 2:00
8 Madonna, il tuo bel viso
Philippe Verdelot 3:09
9 Fuggi, fuggi, cor mio
Philippe Verdelot 1:36
10 Si liet' e grata morte
Philippe Verdelot 3:30
11 Se la dura durezza, S. 2 No. 52
Jacques Arcadelt 1:53
12 Ahimè, ahimè, dov'è 'l bel viso, S. 2 No. 1
Jacques Arcadelt 2:24
13 Madonna, s'io v'offendo, S. 2 No. 31
Jacques Arcadelt 1:52
14 Il bianco e dolce cigno, S. 2 No. 18
Jacques Arcadelt 2:05
15 Donne, venète al ballo
Francesco Patavino 3:01
16 Morir non può il mio cuore
Maddalena Casulana 1:58
17 Il primo libro de madrigali: Se la mia vita
Luca Marenzio 4:57
18 Il secondo libro di madrigali: Mia benigna fortuna
Cipriano de Rore 3:08
19 Anchor che col partire
Cipriano de Rore 2:32
20 Il secondo libro di madrigali: O sonno
Cipriano de Rore 3:22
21 Chi la gagliarda
Giovanni Domenico del Giovane da Nola 3:25
22 Canzone villanesche alla napolitana: Madonna mia famme
Adrian Willaert 3:02
23 Medici noi siamo
Giovanni Domenico del Giovane da Nola 4:37
24 Quando sarà mai quel zorno
Vincenzo Bellavere 4:24
25 Matona, mia cara, S. x/93
Orlande de Lassus 2:32
26 Tri ciechi siamo
Giovanni Domenico del Giovane da Nola 2:05
CD 2: English Madrigals
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 O Grief Even on the Bud
Thomas Morley 2:07
2 When Lo by Break of Morning
Thomas Morley 1:43
3 The First Booke of Ayres: Aprill Is in My Mistress' Face
Thomas Morley 1:29
4 Thule, the Period of Cosmography. The First Part
Thomas Weelkes 2:28
5 Thule, the Period of Cosmography. The Second Part
Thomas Weelkes 2:24
6 Sweet Nimph Come to Thy Lover
Thomas Morley 1:42
7 The Second Set of Madrigales: Sweet Hony Sucking Bees. The First Part
John Wilbye 1:57
8 The Second Set of Madrigales: Sweet Hony Sucking Bees. The Second Part
John Wilbye 2:57
9 Miraculous Love's Wounding
Thomas Morley 3:07
10 Madrigals for Four Voices: Adieu Sweet Amarillis
John Wilbye 2:54
11 Weep, O Mine Eyes
John Bennet 2:43
12 The Silver Swan
Orlando Gibbons 1:49
13 O Care Thou Wilt Dispatch Me. The First Part
Thomas Weelkes 2:10
14 O Care Thou Wilt Dispatch Me. The Second Part
Thomas Weelkes 2:35
15 Since Robin Hood
Thomas Weelkes 1:29
16 Fire and Lightning
Thomas Morley 0:58
17 Strike It Up, Tabor
Thomas Weelkes 1:42
18 See, See, the Shepherds' Queen
Thomas Tomkins 2:04
19 Come, Sable Night
John Ward 5:42
20 Sweet Suffolk Owl
Thomas Vautor 2:42
21 In Nets of Golden Wires
Thomas Morley 3:01
22 Madrigals for Six Voices: Draw On, Sweet Night
John Wilbye 5:33

Credits

CD 1: Italian Madrigals

composer:
Jacques Arcadelt (Franco-Flemish composer) (tracks 11, 13)
Vincenzo Bellavere (track 24)
Antonio Caprioli (tracks 2–4)
Maddalena Casulana (track 16)
Loyset Compère (track 5)
Orlande de Lassus (track 25)
Luca Marenzio (track 17)
Francesco Patavino (track 15)
Cipriano de Rore (tracks 18–20)
Philippe Verdelot (tracks 6–10)
Adrian Willaert (track 22)
Jacques Arcadelt (Franco-Flemish composer) (– 1538) (tracks 12, 14)
lyricist:
Antonio Caprioli (track 3)
Pietro Aretino (track 6)
Giovanni della Casa (track 20)
Francesco Petrarca (track 17)
vocals:
The Hilliard Ensemble (1991) (tracks 1–26)
recorded at:
part of:
Orlando di Lasso: Sämtliche Werke (S.) (number: S. x/93) (tracks 25, 25)
arrangements:
Madonna il tuo bel viso (for voice & lute, Willaert) (track 8)
recording of:
Ahime, dov’è’l bel viso (1991) (track 12)
Anchor que col partire (1991) (track 19)
Cantiam lieti cantiamo (1991) (track 1)
Chi la gagliarda (1991) (track 21)
Con l'angelico riso (1991) (track 7)
Divini occhi sereni (1991) (track 6)
Donne, venète al ballo (1991) (track 15)
E d'un bel matin d'amore (1991) (track 2)
Fuggi, fuggi, cor mio (1991) (track 9)
Il bianco e dolce cigno (1991) (track 14)
Madonna il tuo bel viso (1991) (track 8)
Madonna mia famme bon' offerta (1991) (track 22)
Madonna, s'io v'offendo (1991) (track 13)
Medici noi siamo (1991) (track 23)
Mia benigna fortuna (1991) (track 18)
Morir non può il mio cuore (1991) (track 16)
O sonno (1991) (track 20)
Quando sarà mai quel zorno (1991) (track 24)
Quella bella e biancha mano (1991) (track 3)
Se la mia vita (1991) (track 17)
Se lieta e grata morte (1991) (track 10)
Tri ciechi siamo (1991) (track 26)
Una leggiadra nimpha (1991) (track 4)
Venite amanti insieme (1991) (track 5)

CD 2: English Madrigals

composer:
John Bennet (16th/17th century composer) (track 11)
Orlando Gibbons (track 12)
Thomas Morley (composer) (tracks 1–3, 6, 9, 16, 21)
Thomas Tomkins (track 18)
Thomas Vautor (track 20)
John Ward (17th century composer) (track 19)
Thomas Weelkes (tracks 4–5, 13–15, 17)
John Wilbye (tracks 7–8, 10, 22)
vocals:
The Hilliard Ensemble (1987-05) (tracks 1–22)
recorded at:
partial recording of:
O care wilt thou dispatch mee (1987-05) (tracks 13–14)
Sweet Hony Sucking Bees (1987-05) (tracks 7–8)
Thule, the Period of Cosmography (1987-05) (tracks 4–5)
recording of:
Adieu, Sweet Amaryllis (1987-05) (track 10)
April is in My Mistress' Face (1987-05) (track 3)
Come, Sable Night (1987-05) (track 19)
Draw On, Sweet Night (1987-05) (track 22)
Fire and Lightning (1987-05) (track 16)
In Nets of Golden Wires (1987-05) (track 21)
Miraculous Love's Wounding (1987-05) (track 9)
O Grief Even on the Bud (1987-05) (track 1)
Since Robin Hood (1987-05) (track 15)
Sweet Nymphe Come to Thy Lover (1987-05) (track 6)
Sweet Suffolk Owl (1987-05) (track 20)
The Silver Swan (1987-05) (track 12)
Weep, O Mine Eyes (1987-05) (track 11)
When Lo by Break of Morning (1987-05) (track 2)

Release

ASIN: US: B000031WJ8 [info]