Tuesday 20 February 2018 7:30PM


The world of Byrd: consorts, hymns, divisions and dances


  • Phantasm
  • Laurence Dreyfus director, treble viol
  • Emilia Benjamin treble viol, tenor viol
  • Jonathan Manson tenor viol
  • Markku Luolajan-Mikkola bass viol
  • Emily Ashton tenor viol
  • Jonathan Rees bass viol

Hit tunes, and popular dances and songs supplied rich pickings for Tudor musicians in search of material for new works. Journey into this thrilling consort music for viols.

  • William Byrd (c.1540-1623)
        • Fantasia a3
        • Fantasia a4
        • Fantasia a5 'Two in one'
      • Missa a4
        • Kyrie
        • Sanctus
        • Agnus Dei
        • Miserere
        • Sermone blando
        • Christe redemptor omnium
        • Browning ('The Leaves be green')
        • Prelude and Ground
  • Interval
  • William Byrd
        • La virginella
        • Though Amaryllis dance in green
        • In fields abroad
        • Susanna fair
        • My mistress had a little dog
        • Four In Nomines: a4 and a5
        • Fantasia a6 in F major
        • Fantasy a6 in G minor
        • Galliard a5
        • Pavan and Galliard a6
  • Encore
  • John Jenkins (1592-1678)
        • Pavan a5 in F major

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