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Sit Fast

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Sit Fast

Released on 30 August 1997

New commissions by Barry Guy, Poul Rouders, Tan Dun, Simon Bainbridge, Sally Beamish, Peter Sculthorpe, Gavin Bryars & Elvis Costello; consort music by Ockeghem, Isaac, Tye & Ferrabosco, with Michael Chance (countertenor) and Paul Agnew (tenor)

 

…for others, viols have invariably meant—and will no doubt continue to mean—early music and nothing beyond…Fretwork’s absorbing CD will help change all that…a garlanded bridge across the centuries

Gramophone

Catalogue number: Virgin Classics 7243 5 45217 2

 

 

 

 

 

Date: March 09, 2013