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Tallis & Byrd: Cantiones Sacrae 1575

Alamire, David Skinner

Homophonic passages impress with their splendour, enriched here by the chestnut hues of basses William Gaunt and Robert Macdonald. The clarity of line lays bare the ingenuity of counterpoint,... More…
  • Gramophone Magazine
    March 2011
    Editor's Choice

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Contents

Tallis: Salvator mundi

2:34
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  • David Skinner
  • Nicholas Mulroy (tenor), Clare Wilkinson (contralto), Christopher Watson (tenor), Robert MacDonald (bass), Timothy Whiteley (baritone)

Salvator mundi: Salvator mundi I

2:34
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Tallis: Absterge Domine

5:26
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  • Nicholas Mulroy (tenor), Christopher Watson (tenor), Robert MacDonald (bass), Timothy Whiteley (baritone), Clare Wilkinson (contralto)

Tallis: In manus tuas

1:46
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  • Clare Wilkinson (contralto), Julia Doyle (soprano), Christopher Watson (tenor), Robert MacDonald (bass), Timothy Whiteley (baritone)

Byrd: Emendemus in melius

2:58
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  • Clare Wilkinson (contralto), Mark Dobell (tenor), Christopher Watson (tenor), Julia Doyle (soprano), Robert MacDonald (bass)

Byrd: Libera me, Domine, et pone me juxta te

7:09
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  • Nicholas Mulroy (tenor), Clare Wilkinson (contralto), Christopher Watson (tenor), Robert MacDonald (bass), Timothy Whiteley (baritone)

Byrd: Peccantem me quotidie

6:10
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  • Clare Wilkinson (contralto), Mark Dobell (tenor), Julia Doyle (soprano), Robert MacDonald (bass), Christopher Watson (tenor)

Tallis: Mihi autem nimis

1:47
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  • Nicholas Mulroy (tenor), Clare Wilkinson (contralto), Timothy Whiteley (baritone), Christopher Watson (tenor), Robert MacDonald (bass)

Tallis: O nata lux de lumine 5vv

1:35
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  • Clare Wilkinson (contralto), Timothy Whiteley (baritone), Julia Doyle (soprano), Christopher Watson (tenor), Robert MacDonald (bass)

Tallis: O sacrum convivium

3:03
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  • Nicholas Mulroy (tenor), Clare Wilkinson (contralto), Christopher Watson (tenor), Robert MacDonald (bass), Timothy Whiteley (baritone)

Byrd: Aspice, Domine, quia facta est desolata civitas

4:48
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  • Nicholas Mulroy (tenor), Ruth Massey (contralto), Timothy Whiteley (baritone), Clare Wilkinson (contralto), Christopher Watson (tenor), Robert MacDonald (bass)
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Byrd: Attollite portas

4:34
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  • Clare Wilkinson (contralto), Ruth Massey (contralto), Timothy Whiteley (baritone), Robert MacDonald (bass), Mark Dobell (tenor), Christopher Watson (tenor)

Byrd: O Lux beata Trinitas

4:03
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  • Clare Wilkinson (contralto), Ruth Massey (contralto), Christopher Watson (tenor), Robert MacDonald (bass), Timothy Whiteley (baritone), Nicholas Mulroy (tenor)

Tallis: Derelinquat impius

3:13
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Tallis: Dum transisset sabbatum

3:53
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  • Nicholas Mulroy (tenor), Timothy Whiteley (baritone), Clare Wilkinson (contralto), Grace Davidson (soprano), Christopher Watson (tenor)

Tallis: Honor, Virtus et Potestas

3:47
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  • Timothy Whiteley (baritone), Nicholas Mulroy (tenor), Clare Wilkinson (contralto), Christopher Watson (tenor), Robert MacDonald (bass)

Tallis: Sermone blando angelus

4:49
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Byrd: Laudate, pueri, Dominum

3:57
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  • Clare Wilkinson (contralto), William Gaunt (bass), Timothy Whiteley (baritone), Christopher Watson (tenor), Robert MacDonald (bass), Nicholas Todd (tenor)

Byrd: Memento homo

2:37
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Byrd: Siderum Rector

2:33
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Tallis: Te lucis ante terminum

1:59
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Tallis: Te lucis ante terminum

1:34
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Salvator mundi

2:21
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Salvator mundi: Salvator mundi II

2:21
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Tallis: Candidi Facti Sunt

1:56
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Byrd: Da mihi auxilium

6:59
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Byrd: Domine secundum actum meum

7:20
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Byrd: Diliges Dominum

3:02
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Tallis: In ieiunio et fletu

4:10
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Tallis: Suscipe quaeso Domine

7:11
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Byrd: Miserere mihi, Domini

2:20
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Byrd: Tribue, Domine

10:51
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Byrd: Libera me, Domine, de morte aeterna

3:54
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Tallis: Miserere nostri, motet for 7 voices, P. 207

2:47
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