The Consort of Musicke
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1969
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The Consort of Musicke is a British early music group, founded in 1969 by lutenist Anthony Rooley, the ensemble's Artistic Director. Members of the group have included such well-known artists as sopranos Emma Kirkby and Evelyn Tubb, alto Mary Nichols, ...

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Biography

The Consort of Musicke is a British early music group, founded in 1969 by lutenist Anthony Rooley, the ensemble's Artistic Director. Members of the group have included such well-known artists as sopranos Emma Kirkby and Evelyn Tubb, alto Mary Nichols, tenors Paul Agnew, Andrew King and Joseph Cornwell, and bass Simon Grant.

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Thomas Weelkes
As Vesta was from Latmos hill descending from The Triumphs of Oriana
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As Vesta was from Latmos hill descending from The Triumphs of Oriana As Vesta was from Latmos hill descending from The Triumphs of Oriana As Vesta was from Latmos hill descending from The Triumphs of Oriana As Vesta was from Latmos hill descending from The Triumphs of Oriana
Cipriano de Rore
Madrigal - Alma susanna (1568)
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Madrigal - Alma susanna (1568) Madrigal - Alma susanna (1568) Madrigal - Alma susanna (1568) Madrigal - Alma susanna (1568)
Sigismondo d'India
Al partir del mio sole (At the departure of my beloved)
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Al partir del mio sole (At the departure of my beloved) Al partir del mio sole (At the departure of my beloved) Al partir del mio sole (At the departure of my beloved) Al partir del mio sole (At the departure of my beloved)
John Blow
The Graces' Dance; Gavott; Sarabande for the Graces, from Venus and Adonis
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The Graces' Dance; Gavott; Sarabande for the Graces, from Venus and Adonis The Graces' Dance; Gavott; Sarabande for the Graces, from Venus and Adonis The Graces' Dance; Gavott; Sarabande for the Graces, from Venus and Adonis The Graces' Dance; Gavott; Sarabande for the Graces, from Venus and Adonis
Alessandro Savioli, Giovanni Battista Guarini, The Consort of Musicke & Anthony Rooley
Cor mio, deh non languire [Dear heart, I prithee do not waste away]
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Cor mio, deh non languire [Dear heart, I prithee do not waste away] Cor mio, deh non languire [Dear heart, I prithee do not waste away] Cor mio, deh non languire [Dear heart, I prithee do not waste away] Cor mio, deh non languire [Dear heart, I prithee do not waste away]
Cipriano de Rore
Da l'estrem'orizonte - madrigal for 5 voices
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Da l'estrem'orizonte - madrigal for 5 voices Da l'estrem'orizonte - madrigal for 5 voices Da l'estrem'orizonte - madrigal for 5 voices Da l'estrem'orizonte - madrigal for 5 voices
Sigismondo d'India
Intenerite voi, lagrime mie [Soften, my tears]
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Intenerite voi, lagrime mie [Soften, my tears] Intenerite voi, lagrime mie [Soften, my tears] Intenerite voi, lagrime mie [Soften, my tears] Intenerite voi, lagrime mie [Soften, my tears]
The Consort of Musicke
Bella Madre d'Amor (Le tre grazie)
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Bella Madre d'Amor (Le tre grazie) Bella Madre d'Amor (Le tre grazie) Bella Madre d'Amor (Le tre grazie) Bella Madre d'Amor (Le tre grazie)
Thomas Weelkes
Thule, the period of cosmology
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Thule, the period of cosmology Thule, the period of cosmology Thule, the period of cosmology Thule, the period of cosmology
Sigismondo d'India
Interdette speranz'e van desio (Forbidden dreams and hopeless love)
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Interdette speranz'e van desio (Forbidden dreams and hopeless love) Interdette speranz'e van desio (Forbidden dreams and hopeless love) Interdette speranz'e van desio (Forbidden dreams and hopeless love) Interdette speranz'e van desio (Forbidden dreams and hopeless love)
Cipriano de Rore
"Alma real, se come fida stella" (Royal lady, like the faithful star ...
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"Alma real, se come fida stella" (Royal lady, like the faithful star ... "Alma real, se come fida stella" (Royal lady, like the faithful star ... "Alma real, se come fida stella" (Royal lady, like the faithful star ... "Alma real, se come fida stella" (Royal lady, like the faithful star ...
Anthony Rooley
Dunque Addio, Care Selve Swv.15 For 5 Voices [primo Libro De Madrigali, Venice
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Dunque Addio, Care Selve Swv.15 For 5 Voices [primo Libro De Madrigali, Venice Dunque Addio, Care Selve Swv.15 For 5 Voices [primo Libro De Madrigali, Venice Dunque Addio, Care Selve Swv.15 For 5 Voices [primo Libro De Madrigali, Venice Dunque Addio, Care Selve Swv.15 For 5 Voices [primo Libro De Madrigali, Venice
Giaches de Wert
Qual musico gentil [As cunning singers]
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Qual musico gentil [As cunning singers] Qual musico gentil [As cunning singers] Qual musico gentil [As cunning singers] Qual musico gentil [As cunning singers]
John Dowland
Me, me, and none but me
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Me, me, and none but me Me, me, and none but me Me, me, and none but me Me, me, and none but me
Sigismondo d'India
Fiume, ch'a l'onde tue [O river that invite the nymphs and shepherds]
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Fiume, ch'a l'onde tue [O river that invite the nymphs and shepherds] Fiume, ch'a l'onde tue [O river that invite the nymphs and shepherds] Fiume, ch'a l'onde tue [O river that invite the nymphs and shepherds] Fiume, ch'a l'onde tue [O river that invite the nymphs and shepherds]
Cipriano de Rore
O santo fior felice (O blest and happy flower) (feat. The Consort of Musicke & Anthony Rooley)
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O santo fior felice (O blest and happy flower) (feat. The Consort of Musicke & Anthony Rooley) O santo fior felice (O blest and happy flower) (feat. The Consort of Musicke & Anthony Rooley) O santo fior felice (O blest and happy flower) (feat. The Consort of Musicke & Anthony Rooley) O santo fior felice (O blest and happy flower) (feat. The Consort of Musicke & Anthony Rooley)
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Biography

The Consort of Musicke is a British early music group, founded in 1969 by lutenist Anthony Rooley, the ensemble's Artistic Director. Members of the group have included such well-known artists as sopranos Emma Kirkby and Evelyn Tubb, alto Mary Nichols, tenors Paul Agnew, Andrew King and Joseph Cornwell, and bass Simon Grant.

The Consort has gone through several major phases in its long life, reflecting the range of passions of Anthony Rooley. The line-up of performers has likewise changed over the years, and expands to encompass particular projects. Core singers since 2004; Evelyn Tubb soprano, Lucy Ballard alto, Andrew King tenor, Simon Grant bass.

The group has made more than 120 recordings that reflect the exploration of music of earlier times, though many of the earlier recordings only exist on vinyl. The Consort’s recent CD recordings include the pre-Raphaelite madrigals of Robert Lucas Pearsall, and the motets of the Dutch composer Verrijt, which received enthusiastic responses from the Dutch critics.

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