In the Midst of Life: Music from the Baldwin Partbooks

Works by Byrd, Parsons, Mundy, Taverner, Tallis, Gerarde and Sheppard

In the Midst  of Life: Music from  the Baldwin Partbooks

'Owen Rees’s interpretations are revelatory and even visionary. Witness the subtle dynamic shading he applies to William Mundy’s Sive vigilem and the very finely judged pacing of the drive towards the climax in Theodoricus Gerarde’s magnificent setting of the same text.' Anthony Pryer

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In the Midst of Life: Music from the Baldwin Partbooks

Works by Byrd, Parsons, Mundy, Taverner, Tallis, Gerarde and Sheppard
Contrapunctus/Owen Rees
Signum Classics SIGCD408  
68:18 mins
 

Read the rest of this review in the August 2015 issue of BBC Music Magazine

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