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Nocturnal ()

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composed by Anonymous, Scottish, Antony Holborne, Benjamin Britten, Daniel Bacheler, Edward Collard, John Danyel, John Dowland, John Johnson, William Byrd

Benjamin Britten's Nocturnal was composed for the guitar in 1963 and premiered by the great Julian Bream the following year. To recast it, which was something Britten never had in mind, seems risky, but Swedish lutenist Jakob Lindberg makes a good argument for the procedure with his lute version of the work, which he calls a setting. For one thing, he situates it among an intriguing variety of English Renaissance lute works, most of them unfamiliar. Even the pieces by John Dowland are not the ones in everyday circulation; ...

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  1. The Honie-Suckle, almain
  2. Muy linda, galliard for lute
  3. The Night Watch, for viol consort
  4. The Countess of Pembroke's Paradise
  5. The Fairie-Round, coranto
  6. Go from My Window, for lute
  7. Hugh Aston's Ground, for lute
  8. Pavin, for lute
  9. Mistress Anne Grene Her Leaves Be Greene
  10. Flowers of the Forest
  11. Remember me at evening (Skene Mandora MS)
  12. The English Nightingale, for mandora (Skene Mandora MS)
  13. Lullaby, for keyboard, MB 110 (doubtful)
  14. Nocturnal after John Dowland, for guitar, Op. 70
  15. A Dream, pavan for lute, P 75 (possibly spurious)
  16. Fantasia, for lute, P 73 (possibly spurious)
  17. Orlando Sleepeth, arrangement for lute, P 61
  18. Galliard to Lachrimae, for lute, P 46 (A Pilgrimes Solace)
  19. Mr Dowland's Midnight, almain for lute, P 99
  20. Farewell Fancy (Chromatic fantasia), for lute, P 3
  21. Passingmeasures Pavin
  22. Carman's Whistle, for lute
  23. Good Night and Good Rest, for lute (from the Mathew Holmes Lute Book)
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2018, BIS

UPC: 7318599920825


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