A Spagna in the Works: ethereal, enigmatic, and exhilarating Renaissance miniature masterpieces for viol and lute
Alison Crum and Roy Marks play dances, divisions and instrumental settings from the 16th century.
The modestly gentle sonority of domestic music-making in the Renaissance quietly belies compositions of unsurpassed musical skill. Featuring music that centres upon the Italian Renaissance, both pleasantly light and seriously profound, this programme draws the listener into worlds that are almost unimaginable, and certainly almost forgotten.
"This delightful programme gives an insight into the special, ethereal world of serious music making in the Renaissance period. It is an intimate sophisticated sound for the privileged, cultivated listener." - The Viol