Rebel against the Renaissance
The Magnificat Consort and Philip Cave in vocal music by Josquin, Byrd and Lassus inspired by the execution of the Dominican friar Savonarola, a rebel against the Renaissance.
Elin Manahan Thomas presents a concert recorded at the Herne Early Music Days Festival in Germany in November 2017. The Magnificat Consort and Philip Cave perform vocal music inspired by the execution of the Dominican friar Savonarola, who rebelled against the Renaissance. Music includes pieces by Josquin des Prez, William Byrd, Orlando Lassus and Heinrich Isaac.