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Birds in Medieval Music

Sunday 2 October 2005 13:00-14:00 (Radio 3)

The medieval world was laden with symbolism in both religious and secular life, much being made of the significance of nature. Lucie Skeaping takes a look at the ways that birds were symbolised and represented in medieval music.

Duration:

1 hour

Playlist


Anon: Miri it is
DUFAY COLLECTIVE
CHANDOS 93 96/1
Anon: Summer is icumen in
DUFAY COLLECTIVE
CHANDOS Chan 9396/20
VAILLANT, Jehan: Par maintes foys - virelai for 3 voices
Ensemble P.A.N
NEW ALBION NA 021/13

Anon: Chanconnete
LA REVERDIE
CANTUS C 9601
Anon: He tres doulz roussignol (French Virelais c 1300)
STUDIO DER FRUHEN MUSIK
TELDEC 3984 21709-2/17

Anon: Fuweles in Frith
LA REVERDIE
CANTUS C 9601

Anon: Byrd on a Brere
STUDIO DER FRUHEN MUSIK
TELDEC 3984 21709-2/18

Jacopo da Bologia: Oseletto selvagio
LA REVERDIE
CANTUS C 9601

Anon: Veris Dulcis in Tempore
NEW LONDON CONSORT
L`OISEAU LYRE 421 062/3

Anon: I'fu'gia bianch''uccel
LA REVERDIE
CANTUS C 9601

HILDEGARD OF BINGEN: Columba aspexit per cancellos - sequence
Emma KIRKBY
HYPERION CDA 66 227/8

PAOLO DA FIRENZE: Un Pellegrin uccel
madrigal for 2 voices
MALA PUNICA
HARMONIA MUNDI HMC 901732/2

JACOPO DA BOLOGNA: Aquil'altera, ferma/Creatura gentil/Ucel di Dio
madrigal for 3 voices
LA REVERDIE
CANTUS C 9601

ACOPO DA BOLOGNA: Aquil'altera, ferma/Creatura gentil/Ucel di Dio
madrigal for 3 voices
LA REVERDIE
CANTUS C 9601
Notes: Instrumental version

WOLKENSTEIN Oswald von: Ir alten Weib
LA REVERDIE
CANTUS C 9601/20




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