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Title: The Complete Keyboard Music
Otros títulos: Keyboard music
La música para teclado completo
Intérprete/ Colaborador: William Byrd; Davitt Moroney
Código CDU: Byr.02
Forma Musical: Harpsichord music. Keyboard instrument music
Abstract: Even in an era so richly stocked with great names, William Byrd demands particular attention as the most prodigiously talented, prolific, and versatile composer of his contemporaries. Byrd was born in about 1543, and it is assumed that he was a chorister in the Chapel Royal (his brothers were choristers at St. Paul's Cathedral) and a student of Thomas Tallis. He was named organist and master of choristers of Lincoln Cathedral at the age of 20, where he wrote most of his works in English and music for Anglican services. This music and his anthems provided the young English church with some of its finest music. In 1570 he was appointed a Gentleman of the Chapel Royal, where he shared the post of organist with Thomas Tallis. Queen Elizabeth I, despite Byrd's intense commitment to Catholicism, was one of his benefactors, and granted him and Tallis a patent to print music in 1575. Their first publication was a collection of five- to eight-part, Latin motets, but they published little else. ...


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2. A Fancie for ... sion] (harpsichord HB).wav 5:32 55.90Mb WAV audio wav
3 & 4. The firs ... liarde BK29b (muselar).wav 6:19 63.75Mb WAV audio wav
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11. The fifte pavian BK31a (muselar).wav 5:12 52.49Mb WAV audio wav
12. The galliarde BK31b (muselar).wav 1:39 16.61Mb WAV audio wav
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20. A Voluntari ... sion] (harpsichord HB).wav 4:48 48.45Mb WAV audio wav

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