Weekend Sale | Save £10. Get the code »

Christopher Gibbons: Motets, Anthems, Fantasias & Voluntaries ()

performed by , , , , , , , , ,
composed by Christopher Gibbons

Given his famous parentage -- his father Orlando Gibbons, died when he was ten -- it's a bit hard to understand why the music of Christopher Gibbons has remained so obscure. The pieces included on this release by the Academy of Ancient Music are all receiving their recorded premieres, and few other recordings of Gibbons' music exist. It's not that Gibbons was obscure in his own time; he was the first organist appointed at Chapel Royal after the restoration of the British monarchy in 1660. Director Richard Egarr, in his own ...

Track Listing
Show All Tracks
  1. Not unto us, O Lord, anthem for double chorus & organ
  2. Voluntary for organ in C major
  3. Above the Stars My Saviour Dwells, anthem for chorus
  4. Fantasy-Suite, for 2 violins, viol & organ in D minor
  5. Ah, my Soul, why so dismayed, motet for 3 voices
  6. Voluntary for organ in C major
  7. O bone Jesu, motet for 4 voices
  8. Voluntary for double organ in A minor
  9. Fantasia, for 2 violins, viol & organ
  10. The Lord said unto my Lord, anthem for chorus
  11. Verse for double organ in D minor
  12. Fantasy-Suite, for 2 violins, viol & organ in F major
Show Fewer Tracks

loading
  • Music Details
  • Seller
Christopher Gibbons: Motets, Anthems, Fantasias & Voluntaries
2012, Harmonia Mundi

UPC: 093046755164

SACD

Select
Browse related Genres
+ Browse All Genres
Filter Results
Item Condition
Seller Rating
Other Options
Change Currency