Main content

Ferrabosco Dynasty

Lucie Skeaping presents music by members of the Ferrabosco family - Alfonso I and his son - Italian musicians who worked at the English Court during the 16th century.

Lucie Skeaping presents a programme of music by members of the Ferrabosco family, Alfonso I and II - father and son. They were a family of Italian musicians who worked in England for many years at the Elizabethan court. Repertoire in the programme includes fantasias for viols performed by Phantasm, a setting of the Lamentations, and song settings of poems by John Donne and Ben Johnson.

1 hour

Music Played

Adding a track to My Tracks will no longer be available from late March
  • Alfonso Ferrabosco

    Galliard

    Performer: Christopher Wilson (lute)

    • VIRGIN CLASSICS.
    • VC 7 91216-2.
  • Alfonso Ferrabosco

    Pavan à 5

    Performers: Phantasm

    • AVIE.
    • AV 2054.
  • Alfonso Ferrabosco

    In Nomine I à 5

    Performers: Phantasm

    • AVIE.
    • AV 2054.
  • Alfonso Ferrabosco

    Lamentations I

    Performers: The Tallis Scholars, Peter Phillips (director)

    • GIMELL.
    • 454 996-2.
  • Alfonso Ferrabosco

    Fantasia

    Performer: Anthony Rooley (7-course lute)

    • HYPERION.
    • CDA 66089.
  • Alfonso Ferrabosco

    Sur la Rousée (fantasy à 6)

    Performers: Phantasm

    • AVIE.
    • AV 2054.
  • Costantino Ferrabosco

    Misera che farai

    Performers: The Consort of Musicke, Anthony Rooley (director)

    • EMI.
    • CDC 7 49234-2.
  • Alfonso Ferrabosco II

    So beautie on the waters stood

    Performers: Mark Padmore (tenor), Nigel North (lute)

    • VIRGIN VERITAS.
    • VC 5 45346-2.
  • Alfonso Ferrabosco II

    So, so, leave off this last lamenting kisse

    Performers: Mark Padmore (tenor), Nigel North (lute)

    • VIRGIN VERITAS.
    • VC 5 45346-2.
  • Alfonso Ferrabosco II

    Pavan & Alman in C major

    Performers: The Parley of Instruments Renaissance Violin Band, Peter Holman (director)

    • HYPERION.
    • CDA 66806.
  • Alfonso Ferrabosco II

    Nay, nay, you must not stay (from 'The Masque of Oberon')

    Performers: Paul Agnew (tenor) & Jacob Heringman (lute)

    • PHILIPS.
    • 446 217-2.
  • Alfonso Ferrabosco II

    Gentle Knights (from 'The Masque of Oberon')

    Performers: Joseph Cornwell (tenor) & Tom Finucane (lute)

    • PHILIPS.
    • 446 217-2.
  • Alfonso Ferrabosco II

    Viol fantasia no 6 à 6

    Performers: Hèsperion XXI, Jordi Savall (viola da gamba & director)

    • ALIA VOX.
    • AV 9832.

Broadcasts

Podcast