Skip to main content

Browse: Fretwork (early music ensemble), Download

This page lists all recordings performed by Fretwork.

Showing 1 - 10 of 51 results
Results per page:
View:

Iestyn Davies (countertenor)

Fretwork

The Nyman performances are exemplary – crisp and cleanly articulated from Fretwork and dispatched by Davies with a vacant, unrippled purity that is so essential to the music, and must be hard... More…

Awards:

CD

($14.25) $12.75

In stock

Usually despatched within 1 working day

No digital booklet included

Tudor & Jacobean music for private devotion

Stile Antico & Fretwork

a varied treasure trove of seldom heard but extremely affecting music, nicely sung and spliced together with some darkly-glittering string In Nomines played by Fretwork...[They] easily persuade... More…

Awards:

SACD

($14.25) $11.00

Usually despatched in 2 - 3 working days

This release includes a digital booklet

The players envelop you in a sound here silky, there velvety. Fluid tempos highlight that lyrical ‘flowing vein’ that Jenkins’s contemporaries so admired, and the balance slightly favours the... More…

Awards:

CD

($14.25) $10.75

In stock

Usually despatched within 1 working day

This release includes a digital booklet

Everywhere [Skinner] negotiates an ear-opening path through the changing shapes and densities of Tallis’s ever-fluid formulations; the polyphony is delineated with laser-sharp precision, and... More…

Awards:

CD

($14.25) $12.75

In stock

Usually despatched within 1 working day

This release includes a digital booklet

No digital booklet included

Martyn Hill (Taverner), David Wilson-Johnson (Jester), Stephen Richardson (Henry VIII), Fiona Kimm (Virgin Mary), Michael Chance (Priest/God), Quentin Hayes (White Abbot) & Peter Sidhom (Richard Taverner)

Fretwork, BBC Symphony Orchestra, London Sinfonietta Voices, His Majestys Sagbutts...

The opera is full… bitterly ironic juxtapositions, such as the 'holy' chanting from monks heard against the cynical Realpolitik of the negotiations between King and the Cardinal. Making the... More…

Awards:

2 CDs

($26.25) $19.50

Usually despatched in 2 - 3 working days

This release includes a digital booklet

Mark Keane

Dublin Consort Singers, Fretwork

CD

($14.25) $12.75

In stock

Usually despatched within 1 working day

This release includes a digital booklet

17th century Jewish Music for Viols

Jeremy Avis (cantor)

Fretwork

Birds on Fire… is by Orlando Gough (b1953), a British composer… The music is hauntingly coloured by reference to klezmer tunes, while the second movement grows over a hypnotic ostinato. A memorable... More…

Awards:

No digital booklet included

No digital booklet included

Published in 1501 by Ottaviano dei Petrucci, this landmark "Offering of Polyphonic Chansons" collected music by Obrecht, Isaac, Josquin and other Burgundian masters

Fretwork

Fretwork remain the world's leading viol consort...Outstanding. More…

Awards:

No digital booklet included