Purcell Consort of Voices and Musica Reservata sing Dowland, East and Holborne

'Cleanly remastered reissue'

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COMPOSERS: Dowland,East and Holborne
LABELS: Eloquence
ALBUM TITLE: The Tudors: Metaphysical Tobacco
WORKS: Songs and Dances by Dowland, East and Holborne
PERFORMER: Purcell Consort of Voices/Burgess; Musica Reservata/Morrow
CATALOGUE NO: 480 7740 (1968)


Though period performance has become more sophisticated and less mannered since the 1960s, this cleanly remastered reissue offers a fascinating glimpse of the gritty sounds that kick-started the early music revolution.


Kate Bolton-Porciatti