A Golden Treasury of Elizabethan Music
Features the typical instruments, composers and styles that were current in Elizabethan England. Dances (both courtly and rustic), songs, anthems, viol consorts, recorder consorts, lute solos and music for virginals, shawms, cornetts, curtals, etc. The album is a compilation drawn from our catalogue and serves as an excellent introduction to the fine music of this period.
|Review||"Amon Ra is a lovely independent little company which specializes in out-of-the-way repertory, and this one is a honey ... a wonderfully broad survey .. all are beautifully performed ... recorded sound brightly fresh throughout ... this is the collection to have" inTune (Japan). "An excellent introduction ... the performances are all of the highest quality ... the period instruments convey the vivid flavour of the music ... the recorded sound is rich and warm ... a Cook's tour of Elizabethan music" American Record Guide|