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  1. The World Encompassed, for narrator & viol consort
  2. The song called trumpets a 6
  3. Preserve us Lord
  4. In Nomine, for 4 parts (arrangements exist for consort & for keyboard)
  5. In Nomine a 5
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  1. The World Encompassed, for narrator & viol consort
  2. The song called trumpets a 6
  3. Preserve us Lord
  4. In Nomine, for 4 parts (arrangements exist for consort & for keyboard)
  5. In Nomine a 5
  6. The Complaint of a Sinner
  7. De la Court
  8. Preserve us Lord
  9. Pavin of Albarti
  10. In Nomine
  11. Psalm 100, for chorus ("Old Hundredth")
  12. The song called trumpets a 6
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The World Encompassed has an ambitious concept: to represent Sir Francis Drake's circumnavigation of the globe between 1577 and 1580. Drake took along a viol consort of four men (one was known only as George, a Musician) for his crew's entertainment and spiritual needs, and accounts of the voyage state that they encountered the music of Africans, Native Americans, Javanese, and others during their travels. The program, devised by British composer Orlando Gough, consists of narration by Simon Callow plus three types of ...

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Orlando Gough: The World Encompassed 2017, Signum Classics

UPC: 635212045329

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