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Sacred Music from Medieval England

Catherine Bott presents the first of four concerts recorded at this year's York Early Music Festival in St George's Church. Today's programme features a concert given by the Orlando Consort, who performed a programme of medieval sacred music, including works by Dunstable. The theme of this year's York Early Music Festival marks the 60th anniversary of the Festival of Britain, and the Orlando Consort included repertoire by Dunstable and Bedyngham that was performed during the 1951 Festival.

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Sat 6 Aug 2011 13:00