Songs from a Golden Age

Alamire shine in Henry VIII's pieces – listen to a clip here

Henry’s Music
Songs & Motets by Henry VIII; Motets from a Royal Choirbook: Sampson, Jacotin, Verdelot
Clare Wilkinson (mezzo-soprano), Andrew Lawrence-King (harp); Alamire; Quintessential/David Skinner
Obsidian CD 705   76:28 mins

‘The recording’s achievements accord fully with those of its subject: mastery in performance, in scholarship and in production creates a sublime listening experience.’ Berta Joncus

A full review plus star ratings can be found in our August '09 issue.

Original Mozart from René Jacobs
Matthias Goerne's compelling Schubert cycle
A rare opportunity to hear Argerich play solo
Kissin's first recording of Prokofiev's Second Concerto

Audio clip: Henry's Music: O my heart