Tracklist

CD 1: Medieval and Renaissance Music
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Kyrie
[anonymous] 1:39
2 Ego sum resurrectio: In paradisum
[anonymous] 1:37
3 O pastor animarum
Hildegard von Bingen 1:29
4 Ja nuis homs pris
Richard I. 2:26
5 Palästinalied
Walther von der Vogelweide 3:12
6 Cantigas de Santa Maria: Entre Av'e Eva
[anonymous] 2:23
7 Chominciamento di gioia: Saltarello
[anonymous] 2:40
8 Puis qu'en oubli
Guillaume de Machaut 1:53
9 Codex Faenza: Jay grant espoir
[anonymous] 2:51
10 Ce jour de l'an
Guillaume Dufay 2:22
11 Ay je rien fet
Alexander Agricola 3:13
12 Missa L'homme armé: Kyrie
Johannes Ockeghem 3:08
13 Absalon, fili mi
Josquin des Prez 4:28
14 Missa Prolationum: Sanctus
Johannes Ockeghem 3:18
15 Sephardic Songs: A la nana
[anonymous] 3:14
16 Saltarello, "La traditora"
Marco Dall'Aquila 2:27
17 Fantasia sexta
Francesco Canova da Milano 2:01
18 Cancionero musical de Palacio: Todos los bienes del mundo
Juan del Encina 3:05
19 Motets, Book II: Super flumina Babylonis
Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina 3:24
20 Missa Bell' amfitrit' altera: Kyrie
Orlande de Lassus 3:15
21 Missa O quam gloriosum: Gloria
Tomás Luis de Victoria 4:03
22 Peccantem me quotidie, W. 8 No. 36
Carlo Gesualdo 5:29
23 Psalm 128: Bienheureux est quiconque
Claude Goudimel 1:28
24 Second Booke of Songes, No. 2: Flow, my teares
John Dowland 4:05
25 I care not for these Ladies
Thomas Campion 2:37
26 La zia Bernadina
Adriano Banchieri 2:04
27 Pavan á 6 in C major
William Byrd 4:05
28 A Mask: The Fairest Nymph, MB 43
Orlando Gibbons 1:34
CD 2: The Baroque
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Rappresentatione di Anima e di Corpo, Act II Scene 3: Ahi caso acerbo
Emilio de' Cavalieri 2:27
2 La favola d'Orfeo, Act 3: Possente spirto (excerpt)
Claudio Monteverdi 3:04
3 Arianna: Lament (excerpt)
Claudio Monteverdi 2:27
4 Vespers, SV 206 No. 3: Nigra sum
Claudio Monteverdi 3:21
5 Kleine geistliche Konzerte, Part 1 No. 8: Erhöre mich, wenn ich rufe, SWV 289
Heinrich Schütz 2:57
6 Sacrae Symphoniae, No. 6: Sonata pian'e forte à 8
Giovanni Gabrieli 5:08
7 Terpsichore: Ballet der Baccanales / Ballet des feus / Ballet der Matelotz
Michael Praetorius 3:21
8 Echo Fantasia in A minor No. 3, D. 15
Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck 4:15
9 Captain Hume's Poeticall Musicke: The Spirit of Gambo: The Lord Dewys favoret
Tobias Hume 3:33
10 Lamento della Madre Ebrea (excerpt)
Antonio Cesti 3:49
11 Ballet d'Alcidiane et Polexander: Air
Jean‐Baptiste Lully 3:25
12 Dido and Aeneas: When I am laid in earth
Henry Purcell 3:57
13 Missa Azzolina: Agnus Dei
Orazio Benevoli 2:07
14 Messe Kyrie eleison: Kyrie
Marc‐Antoine Charpentier 3:51
15 I will sing unto the Lord, Z. 22
Henry Purcell 3:27
16 Fantazia upon One Note in F major, Z. 745
Henry Purcell 3:08
17 Pièces de clavecin, No. 111: Menuet de Poitou et son Double in A minor
Louis Couperin 2:17
18 Pièces de clavecin, Volume 1 Book I No. 9: Les abeilles
François Couperin 1:26
19 Magnificat Fuge No. 10, secundi toni, T. 133
Johann Pachelbel 1:37
20 Chorale prelude in G minor "Nun komm der Heiden Heiland", BuxWV 211
Dietrich Buxtehude 2:28
21 Sonate da camera a tre in E minor, Op. 2 No. 4: Allemanda: Allegro - Grave - Adagio
Arcangelo Corelli 3:54
22 Il Barcheggio, Part I: Sinfonia in D major: III. Canzona / IV. Aria: Allegro
Alessandro Stradella 2:58
23 Concerto Grosso in G minor "Christmas Concerto", Op. 6 No. 8: Pastorale ad libitum: Largo
Arcangelo Corelli 4:20

Credits

CD 1: Medieval and Renaissance Music

lute:
Dorothy Linell (tracks 24–25)
Shirley Rumsey (track 16)
Shirley Rumsey (1993-03-01) (track 17)
Christopher Wilson (lute and theorbo player) (1993-03-01 – 1993-03-03) (track 17)
choir vocals:
Accentus (Chœur de Chambre Accentus) (track 18)
Aurora Surgit (track 2)
Oxford Camerata (track 20)
Red Byrd (medieval music group) (tracks 27–28)
Oxford Camerata (1992-04-07 – 1992-04-08) (track 21)
Oxford Camerata (1992-09-21 – 1992-09-23) (track 22)
Schola Cantorum of Oxford (1993-03-14 – 1993-03-16) (track 20)
Oxford Camerata (1993-12-14 – 1993-12-15) (track 3)
chorus master:
Jeremy Summerly (track 20)
composer:
Alfonso X el Sabio (track 6)
William Byrd (track 27)
Thomas Campion (track 25)
Marco Dall'Aquila (track 16)
Guillaume Dufay (track 10)
Juan del Encina (track 18)
Carlo Gesualdo (track 22)
Orlando Gibbons (track 28)
Orlande de Lassus (track 20)
Johannes Ockeghem (track 12)
[anonymous] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 7)
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (track 25)
John Dowland (1600) (track 24)
Carlo Gesualdo (1603) (track 22)
conductor:
Graham Derrick (tracks 4–5)
Diego Fasolis (track 26)
Bo Holten (track 14)
Christine Morel (track 23)
Michael Posch (tracks 6, 9–11)
Alessio Randon (track 2)
Alberto Turco (track 1)
Sergio Vartolo (track 19)
Thomas Wimmer (track 15)
Jeremy Summerly (tracks 3, 8, 12–13)
Jeremy Summerly (1992-04-07 – 1992-04-08) (track 21)
Jeremy Summerly (1992-09-21 – 1992-09-23) (track 22)
Jeremy Summerly (1993-03-14 – 1993-03-16) (track 20)
Thomas Wimmer (1995-05-09 – 1995-05-12) (track 18)
countertenor vocals:
Steven Rickards (tracks 24–25)
engineer:
Dave Harries (engineer) (track 22)
John Taylor (producer/engineer) (1992-04) (track 21)
John Taylor (producer/engineer) (1993-03-14 – 1993-03-16) (track 20)
John Taylor (producer/engineer) (1993-12-14 – 1993-12-15) (track 3)
instruments:
Accentus Austria (track 15)
lyricist:
mezzo-soprano vocals:
Carmen Cano (mezzo-soprano) (track 15)
orchestra:
Aurora Surgit (track 2)
Ensemble Unicorn (tracks 6–7, 9–11)
Musica Ficta (Danish vocal ensemble) (track 14)
Oxford Camerata (tracks 8, 12–13, 21)
Rose Consort of Viols (tracks 27–28)
performer:
Estampie (British ensemble around Graham Derrick) (tracks 4–5)
In Dulci Jubilo (track 1)
Ensemble Unicorn (tracks 6–7)
Accentus Austria (1995-05-09 – 1995-05-12) (track 18)
producer:
Chris Craker (producer and engineer) (track 22)
Judy Lieber (track 3)
Jeremy Summerly (track 3)
Murray Khouri (Clarinettist and producer) (1992-04) (track 21)
Judy Lieber (1993-03-14 – 1993-03-16) (track 20)
soprano vocals:
Manuela Schenale (Soprano) (track 1)
phonographic copyright by:
HNH International Ltd. (1995) (track 3)
recorded at:
New College Chapel in Oxford, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom (1992-04-07 – 1992-04-08) (track 21)
Chapel of Hertford College Oxford in Oxford, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom (1992-09-21 – 1992-09-23) (track 22)
Chapel of Hertford College Oxford in Oxford, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom (1993-03-14 – 1993-03-16) (track 20)
Chapel of Hertford College Oxford in Oxford, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom (1993-12-14 – 1993-12-15) (track 3)
part of:
Cantigas de Santa Maria (number: 60) (track 6)
later parody versions:
later translated versions:
Namenloses Lied (track 5)
later versions:
Teutates (track 5)
part of:
Missa L'homme arme (track 12)
recording of:
Ce jour de l'an (track 10)
La traditora (track 16)
Palästinalied (track 5)
Puis qu'en oubli (track 8)
Saltarello No. 1 (From a document in the British Library in London (Ms.29987)) (track 7)
Sacrae Cantiones Liber primus: XIV. Peccantem me quotidie (1992-09-21 – 1992-09-23) (track 22)
Fantasia sexta (1993-03-01 – 1993-03-03) (track 17)
Todos los bienes del mundo (1995-05-09 – 1995-05-12) (track 18)

CD 2: The Baroque

violin:
Quido Hölbling (1990-10-21 – 1990-10-23) (track 21)
Anna Hölbling (1990-10-21 – 1990-10-23) (track 21)
cello:
Ján Slávik (1990-10-21 – 1990-10-23) (track 21)
organ:
Joseph Payne (player of harpsichord, clavichord & organ) (track 20)
harpsichord:
Daniela Ruso (1990-10-21 – 1990-10-23) (track 21)
baritone vocals:
Roberto Abbondanza (track 1)
bass vocals:
Carlo Lepore (bass) (track 1)
Gastone Sarti (bass) (track 1)
Marcello Vargetto (bass) (track 1)
choir vocals:
Le Concert Spirituel (French baroque ensemble) (1995-10-02 – 1995-10-05) (track 13)
composer:
Orazio Benevoli (track 13)
Dieterich Buxtehude (track 20)
Arcangelo Corelli (track 23)
Claudio Monteverdi (tracks 2–4)
Johann Pachelbel (track 19)
Henry Purcell (baroque composer) (track 16)
Arcangelo Corelli (1685) (tracks 21, 21)
Henry Purcell (baroque composer) (1689) (track 12)
conductor:
Sergio Vartolo (tracks 1–3)
Jaroslav Krček (1990-01 – 1990-06) (track 23)
Hervé Niquet (1995-10-02 – 1995-10-05) (track 13)
Kevin Mallon (conductor) (1996-10-08 – 1996-10-10) (track 11)
countertenor vocals:
Alessandro Casari (counter-tenor) (track 1)
Gian Luigi Maria Ghiringhelli (counter-tenor) (track 1)
Michel van Goethem (counter-tenor) (track 1)
engineer:
Hubert Geschwandtner (producer/engineer) (1990-10-21 – 1990-10-23) (track 21)
librettist:
Alessandro Striggio (The Younger) (track 2)
Nahum Tate (track 12)
lyricist:
Ottavio Rinuccini (track 3)
Nahum Tate (track 12)
orchestra:
Le Concert Spirituel (French baroque ensemble) (track 13)
Capella Istropolitana (1990-01 – 1990-06) (track 23)
performer:
Aradia Ensemble (1996-10-08 – 1996-10-10) (track 11)
producer:
Karol Kopernický (producer) (track 21)
Hubert Geschwandtner (producer/engineer) (1990-01 – 1990-06) (track 23)
Karol Kopernický (producer) (1990-01 – 1990-06) (track 23)
soprano vocals:
Rosita Frisani (track 1)
Patrizia Vaccari (track 1)
tenor vocals:
vocals:
Anna Caterina Antonacci (soprano) (track 3)
recorded at:
Moyzesova sieň in Bratislava, Bratislavský kraj, Slovakia (1990-01 – 1990-06) (track 23)
Moyzesova sieň in Bratislava, Bratislavský kraj, Slovakia (1990-10-21 – 1990-10-23) (track 21)
Église Notre‐Dame du Liban in Paris, Île-de-France, France (1995-10-02 – 1995-10-05) (track 13)
part of:
Stattkus-Verzeichnis (number: SV 22) (track 3)
Buxtehude-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: BuxWV 211) (track 20)
arrangements:
is the basis for:
later versions:
Remember Me (track 12)
orchestrations:
Dido's Lament (track 12)
part of:
Vespro della Beata Vergine, SV 206 (for chorus & instruments) (track 4)
Missa Azzolina (track 13)
partial recording of:
parts:
recording of:
Echo Fantasia (track 8)
Missa Azzolina: Agnus Dei (1995-10-02 – 1995-10-05) (track 13)
referred to in medleys:
Suite (track 12)

Release

part of: Early Music (Naxos)
ASIN: UK: B00004HYNJ [info]
US: B000QQQT76 [info]

Release Group

part of: Early Music Collection (Naxos)