Music of the Crusades ()

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This disc features vocal and instrumental music pertaining to the Crusades, and the performers are the Early Music Consort of London under the directorship of David Munrow. This is easily one of the best period-instrument ensembles from the second half of the 20th century, and the musicians clearly know what they are doing. Though the music is never inelegant, it often does have overtones of an entrenched martial resolve. This is not the music of moderate times, but it is not bloodthirsty either. Meditative, gorgeous ...

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  1. La Quinte Estampie Real, for consort
  2. Pax in Nomine Domini!, for consort
  3. Parti de mal et a bien atourné, for consort
  4. Chevelier mult estez quariz
  5. Chanterai por mon coraige (chanson)
  6. Danse Real
  7. Sede, Syon, in Pulvere, for consort
  8. Palästinalied (Kreutzfahrlied) ("Nu alrest lebe ich mir werde"), song
  9. Condicio . . . O Nacio . . . Mane Prima, for consort
  10. O Tocius Asie, for consort
  11. La Uitime Estampie Real, for consort
  12. Cum Sint Difficilia for consort
  13. Li nouveax temps et maiz et violete, for consort, R. 985
  14. Fortz causa es, for consort
  15. Je Ne Puis . . . Amors Me Tienent . . . Veritatem, for consort
  16. Ahi, amours, con dure departie
  17. La Tierche Estampie Real, for consort
  18. Ja nuns hons pris, for consort
  19. Au tens plain de felonnie, for consort
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Music of the Crusades
1991, Decca

UPC: 028943026420

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