Plainchant and Polyphony: Voices from Ancient Abbeys

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COMPOSERS: Various composers
LABELS: Harmonia Mundi
ALBUM TITLE: Voices from Ancient Abbeys
WORKS: Plainchant and Polyphony
PERFORMER: Ensemble Organum; Deller Consort; Anonymous 4; Theatre of Voices
CATALOGUE NO: HMX 2908548-49 (1971-2009)


Plainsong from its distant beginnings to the point where the green shoots of polyphony emerge. Uniformly fine performances, with Ensemble Organum especially evocative time travellers.


Terry Blain