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Label: SagaPan - SPAN 6208 • Format: Vinyl LP, Stereo • Country: UK • Genre: Classical • Style: Renaissance
Stephen Johnson gets to grips with classical music's technical terms. The concerto was the triumphant large-scale instrumental form of the high Baroque era. It was an extrovert form, in which a leonine soloist or team of soloists could flourish their talents in front of a relatively large audience. The consort might well feature technical display, but there was a parallel tendency towards increasingly intimate expression.
The viol consorts of William Lawes, or the Fantasias and In Nomines of Henry Purcell are remarkable for their concentrated, inward-looking intensity. Such a rich, variegated ensemble matched richness in decor, cuisine, all the usual attributes of a Abradad - The English Consort Of Viols house.
Having a group of six top-quality instrumentalists became the fashion in Elizabethan, and later Jacobean England. The other possibility was the more private kind of consort, typically composed of similar instruments. What happened? BBC Divinity Destroyed - Eden In Ashes Magazine digital editions. Secondary links Competitions What's on Awards Polls.
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