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Michael Praetorius

Duration:
58 minutes
First broadcast:
Saturday 30 June 2012

Lucie Skeaping presents a profile of the 16th Century German composer Michael Praetorius, most famous for his many Lutheran chorales and song arrangements, and for his compendium of more than 300 instrumental dances: "Terpsichore". Music includes recordings by David Munrow's Early Music Consort of London, Paul van Nevel's Huelgas Ensemble and Philip Pickett's New London Consort.

First broadcast in June 2012.

Music Played

30 items
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
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    Michael Praetorius La Bouree [Terpsichore]

    Performers: New London Consort, Philip Pickett (director)

    L’OISEAU LYRE, 414 633-2

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    Michael Praetorius Volte du tambour (199); Volte (243); Volte (242); Volte (223) [Terpsichore]

    Performers: New London Consort, Philip Pickett (director)

    L’OISEAU LYRE, 414 633-2

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    Michael Praetorius Nun komm, der heiden Heiland

    Performers: New York Cornet & Sacbut Ensemble

    NEWPORT CLASSICS, NCD 60021

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    Michael Praetorius Mit Fried' und Freud' ich fahr' dahin

    Performers: Huelgas Ensemble, Paul van Nevel (conductor)

    DEUTSCHE HARMONIA MUNDI, 88697579872

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    Johann Sebastian Bach Mit Fried' und Freud' ich fahr' dahin

    Performers: Huelgas Ensemble, Paul van Nevel (conductor)

    DEUTSCHE HARMONIA MUNDI, 88697579872

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    Michael Praetorius Denn hast du allen fürgestelt

    Performers: Huelgas Ensemble, Paul van Nevel (conductor)

    DEUTSCHE HARMONIA MUNDI, 88697579872

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    Michael Praetorius Christus, der uns selig macht

    Performers: Boys of the Cathedral & Abbey Church of St Albans, Early Music Consort of London, David Munrow (conductor)

    EMI, CDM 7 69024-2

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    Michael Praetorius In dulci jubilo

    Performers: Bremer Barock Consort, Manfred Cordes (director)

    CPO, 777 327-2

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    Michael Praetorius Siehe, wie fein und lieblich ist

    Performers: La Capella Ducale, Musica Fiata, Roland Wilson (director)

    SONY CLASSICAL, S2K 62929

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    Michael Praetorius Bransle simple 1 & 2; Bransle de Poictou; Bransle de Montirande 1 & 2

    Performers: Ricercar Ensemble fur Alte Musik Zurich

    EMI, CDM 7 63144-2

  • Image for Michael Praetorius
    00:02

    Michael Praetorius La Bouree [Terpsichore]

  • Image for Michael Praetorius
    00:05

    Michael Praetorius Voltas [from Terpsichore]

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    00:12

    Michael Praetorius Nun komm, der heiden Heiland

  • Image for Michael Praetorius
    00:18

    Michael Praetorius Mit Fried' und Freud' ich fahr' dahin

  • Image for Johann Sebastian Bach
    00:18

    Johann Sebastian Bach Mit Fried' und Freud' ich fahr' dahin

  • Image for Michael Praetorius
    00:19

    Michael Praetorius Denn hast du allen furgestelt

  • Image for Michael Praetorius
    00:26

    Michael Praetorius Christus, der uns selig macht

  • Image for Michael Praetorius
    00:35

    Michael Praetorius In dulci jubilo

  • Image for Michael Praetorius
    00:42

    Michael Praetorius Siehe, wie fein und lieblich ist

  • Image for Michael Praetorius
    00:53

    Michael Praetorius Bransle simple 1 & 2; Bransle de Poictou; Bransle de Montirande 1 & 2

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    00:02

    Michael c.1571-1621) Praetorius La Bourree from the 'Terpsichore' collection

  • Image for Michael c.1571-1621) Praetorius
    00:06

    Michael c.1571-1621) Praetorius Voltas from the 'Terpsichore' collection

  • Image for Michael c.1571-1621) Praetorius
    00:13

    Michael c.1571-1621) Praetorius Nun komm, der heiden Heiland

  • Image for Michael c.1571-1621) Praetorius
    00:18

    Michael c.1571-1621) Praetorius Mit Fried' und Freud' ich fahr' dahin

  • Image for Johann Sebastian Bach
    00:19

    Johann Sebastian Bach Mit Fried' und Freud' ich fahr' dahin

  • Image for Michael c.1571-1621) Praetorius
    00:20

    Michael c.1571-1621) Praetorius Denn hast du allen furgestelt

  • Image for Michael c.1571-1621) Praetorius
    00:26

    Michael c.1571-1621) Praetorius Christus, der uns selig macht

  • Image for Michael c.1571-1621) Praetorius
    00:35

    Michael c.1571-1621) Praetorius In dulci jubilo

  • Image for Michael c.1571-1621) Praetorius
    00:43

    Michael c.1571-1621) Praetorius Siehe, wie fein und lieblich ist

  • Image for Michael c.1571-1621) Praetorius
    00:54

    Michael c.1571-1621) Praetorius Bransles

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