Moods – Lute Songs and Love Songs from the Fifteenth Century to the Present Day

£7.00

Description

Lute songs and love songs from the fifteenth century to the present day.

1. Pur ti Miro – Claudio Monteverdi (1567–1643)
2. Where the Bee Sucks – Robert Johnson (c. 1583–1633)
3. Flow My Tears – John Dowland (1563–1626)
4. There is No Rose – Anonymous (from the Trinity Carol Roll)
5. Lascia ch’io Pianga – George Frideric Handel (1685–1759) (from Rinaldo)
6. Music for a While – Henry Purcell (1659–1695)
7. Ma Rendi pur Contento – Vincenzo Bellini (1801–1835)
8. Tired
9. Hands Eyes and Heart – Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872–1958) (from ‘Four Last Songs’)
10. Serenade to a Beautiful Day – Peter Revell
11. Set in the Manner of Handel – Victor Hely-Hutchinson (1901–1947)

 

Sebastian Field – countertenor (tracks 1, 2, 4, 6, 8&9, 11)
Vicki Field – soprano (tracks 1, 3, 4, 5, 7, 10)
Jessica Gordon Bruno – lute (tracks 1-4)
Jonathan Hope – piano (tracks 5-11)

Recorded by Acclaim Productions in the Chapter House of Gloucester Cathedral.

Vicki and Seb are hugely grateful to Jonathan Hope and Jessica Gordon Bruno for their fabulous playing, Adrian Lucas of Acclaim Productions for brilliant recording, Philip Lancaster for beautiful artwork based on Vicki’s photo, and to all those who supported us to get this project done. We would like to thank all those who have supported us over the years.