Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Stella Splendens [anonymous] 4:46
2 Passu Torratu Hughes de Courson 4:46
3 Muort’ Oramai Francesco Landini 6:29
4 Alle [anonymous] 4:28
5 Fera Pessima Guillaume de Machaut 2:49
6 Loyauté Guillaume de Machaut 3:39
7 Saltarell [anonymous] 5:19
8 Lux Obscura Hughes de Courson 6:46
9 Canon énigmatique de la cour du roi Henry VIII John Lloyd 5 0:34
10 Sederunt Principes Pérotin 3:43
11 Biauté [anonymous] 3:27
12 Puzzle canon John Dunstable 5 1:43
13 Qui n'aroit autre deport Guillaume de Machaut 10:25

Credits

CD 1

bombarde:
Youenn Le Berre (2002) (track 1)
sackbut:
Abigail Newman (2002) (track 11)
Adam Woolf (Trombone and sackbut player) (2002) (track 11)
tabla:
Peter Lockett (2002) (tracks 1, 3, 13)
treble recorder / alto recorder:
Giovanni Antonini (conductor and flautist) (2002) (tracks 9, 12)
theorbo:
Robin Jeffrey (mandolin and theorbo player) (2002) (tracks 1, 3)
bagpipe:
Peter Yanev (2002) (track 7)
gong:
Hughes de Courson (2002) (track 5)
cornett:
Jeremy West (cornett player) (2002) (track 11)
psaltery:
Hughes de Courson (2002) (track 13)
hurdy gurdy:
Gilles Chabenat (2002) (tracks 6–7)
recorder:
Giovanni Antonini (conductor and flautist) (2002) (track 7)
rebec:
Giorgy Petrov (2002) (track 1)
wind chime:
Hughes de Courson (2002) (track 5)
calabash:
Peter Lockett (2002) (track 10)
keyboard:
Hughes de Courson (2002) (tracks 1–3, 8, 13)
David White (rock ’n’ roll pianist & songwriter, member of Danny & the Juniors) (2002) (tracks 1–3, 8)
dulcian:
Giovanni Antonini (conductor and flautist) (2002) (tracks 9, 12)
zither:
Hughes de Courson (2002) (track 5)
kaval:
Теодосий Спасов (2002) (tracks 8, 13)
zarb:
Peter Lockett (2002) (tracks 1, 3, 13)
additional vocals:
Hughes de Courson (2002) (track 6)
Brian Gulland (2002) (track 10)
Iván Lantos (2002) (track 10)
choir vocals:
Bulgarka Junior Quartet (2002) (track 5)
Tenores di Bitti (see annotation before using) (2002) (tracks 7, 13)
composer:
Francesco Landini (track 3)
John Lloyd (died 1523) (track 9)
Guillaume de Machaut (tracks 6, 13)
Pérotin (European composer, fl. c. 1200 CE) (track 10)
[anonymous] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 1, 4, 7, 7)
John Dunstable (English Renaissance composer) (1390 – 1453) (track 12)
lead vocals:
Brian Gulland (2002) (track 13)
Tenores di Bitti (see annotation before using) (2002) (track 2)
Gabriel Yacoub (2002) (track 10)
lyricist:
[anonymous] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 1, 4)
mezzo-soprano vocals:
Clare Wilkinson (alto) (2002) (tracks 1, 11)
solo keyboard:
Hughes de Courson (2002) (track 4)
David White (rock ’n’ roll pianist & songwriter, member of Danny & the Juniors) (2002) (track 4)
solo choir vocals:
Bulgarka Junior Quartet (2002) (track 4)
soprano vocals:
Susan Hamilton (classical artist) (2002) (tracks 1, 11)
vocals:
Bulgarka Junior Quartet (2002) (tracks 1, 3)
Brian Gulland (2002) (track 1)
Gabriel Yacoub (2002) (track 6)
writer:
Guillaume de Machaut (1330 – 1377) (track 5)
cover recording of:
Fera pessima (Motet n°9) (2002) (track 5)
is based on:
Sederunt principes (track 10)
Viderunt omnes (track 10)
later versions:
Stella splendens (french lyrics) (track 1)
medley including a recording of:
Mariam, matrem virginem, attolite (Llibre Vermell de Montserrat) (2002) (track 4)
part of:
Llibre Vermell (tracks 1, 4)
recording of:
Loyauté, que point ne delay (2002) (track 6)
Muort' oramai, S. 178 (2002) (track 3)
Puzzle-Canon I (2002) (track 9)
Puzzle-canon (J. Dunstable) (2002) (track 12)
Saltarello No. 1 (From a document in the British Library in London (Ms.29987)) (2002) (track 7)
Saltarello No.2 (From a document in the British Library in London (Ms.29987)) (2002) (track 7)
Sederunt Principes (2002) (track 10)
Stella splendens (2002) (track 1)