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Umeå Akademiska Kör

Early Vocal Music Map

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  • Research and text by Chris Whent at HOASM (Here on a Sunday Morning - WBAI 99.5 FM New York)
  • Composer Bibliography - links to Wikipedia and HOASM
  • Discography - lists of commercial musical recordings - links to HOASM
  • Vocal PDF-files (music scores) and MIDI-files - links to CPDL (Choral Public Domain Library)
  • Vocal MP3-recordings - public MP3-files at choir home-pages (and some password-protected files, PWD)

IV. The High Renaissance (16th Century)

IVm. England Through 1635

IVm2. The English Madrigal

William Byrd c.1540-1623

Also see:
IVm3 English Consort Music, IVm4. English Song in the Elizabethan and Stuart Periods,
IVm6 Latin Church music and IVm7 English Church music.

Biblography; Wikipedia: HOASM:

Number of PDF-score / MIDI-file: cpdl=300,     Discography


PWD=password protected
Songtitle Date Musicians Instruments Recording
Time MP3
The Nightingale . Umeå Akademiska Kör (ensemble) voices: SAT 2004 2:46 MP3
Though Amaryllis dance . Umeå Akademiska Kör (ensemble) voices: SAATB 2005 2:56 MP3
Though Amaryllis dance . Umeå Akademiska Kör voices: SAATB 2006 2:03 MP3
This Sweet and Merry Month . Clerestory . 2006 2:26 MP3
Though Amaryllis dance . The Tallis Scholars . 1978 4:52 PWD
Though Amarillis daunce 1589 The Hilliard Ensemble and London Baroques . 1986 5:10 PWD
Is love a boy? - boy, pity me five voices The Saltiere Singers five voices 1982 5:23 PWD
I thought that love had been a boy five voices The Saltiere Singers five voices 1982 1:06 PWD
The Nightingale five voices The Saltiere Singers five voices 1982 2:06 PWD
Wounded I am five voices The Saltiere Singers five voices 1982 4:04 PWD

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