Byrd: The Great Service in the Chapel Royal - English Cornett and Sackbut Ensemble; Musica Contexta; Steven Devine (organ); Simon Ravens (conductor)

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This is an unusual recording of William Byrd's choral music for several reasons. First, it involves the Great Service, an Anglican work (nobody's first choice with the Catholic Byrd), and an amorphous and not terribly often recorded one at that. Second, the singers of Musica Contexta perform with a hypothesized period English pronunciation that ... Read More

Byrd: The Great Service in the Chapel Royal 2012, Chandos

UPC: 095115078921

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