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Lucie Skeaping introduces a programme of music written in celebration of Queen Elizabeth I, who was born 475 years ago today.

Playlist:

Te Deum
Gothic Voices / Christopher Page
Hyperion CDA67039
Track 4

Byrd: The Queen’s Alman; Sir Hugh Ashton’s Ground (MB 20)
Skip Sempé / Capriccio Stravagante
Astree E8611
Track 4

Tallis: Suscipe Quaeso Domine from Cantiones, quae ab argumento sacrae vocantur
The Sixteen / Harry Christophers
COR16001
Track 2

Dowland: The Most Sacred Queen Elizabeth, Her Galliard
David Miller (lute)
CDA66447
Track 8

John Bull: Queen Elizabeth’s Chromatic pavan and galliard
Kathryn Cok, (harpsichord)
CHAN0686
Track 17

Tallis: Spem in Alium
The Sixteen / Harry Christophers
CORSA CD16016
Track 1

Morley: Arise, Awake, Awake
John Holmes: Thus Bonny-boots the birthday celebrated
I Fagiolini / Robert Hollingworth
CHAN0682
Tracks 21, 18

1 hour

Last on

Mon 15 Sep 2008 00:00