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Early Music

Started by Chip. Last reply by Sean Jan 7. 4 Replies

Who are your favorite early music composers and musicians? I really enjoy Orlando Gibbons. I love anything involving the viola da gamba (I play a treble gamba). My favorite performers are Jordi…Continue

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Comment by Scott J on April 20, 2014 at 8:31pm

Handel Messiah fans -- Watch the Mormon Tab Choir perform the full Messiah on YouTube, recorded on Friday. Available till midnight Monday night.

mormontabernaclechoir.org/messiah

Comment by Chip on January 3, 2014 at 8:16pm

I love both Tallis and Byrd. Thanks for the link, Sean.

Comment by Sean on March 29, 2012 at 9:54am

If you like Tallis or Byrd, watch this.

http://youtu.be/5t5-Q3igRqw

 

Comment by Bruce Allan West on March 10, 2011 at 8:01pm
Viva Chopin!!!!!!!!
Comment by Hank Hanks on March 29, 2010 at 4:35pm
Comment by Sean on February 27, 2010 at 8:34pm
Prepare to be blown away. Or not. Tallis is not everyone's cup of tea.


Years ago I was fortunate enough to have a music teacher who introduced me to some rather forgotten composers.
Comment by Sean on February 27, 2010 at 7:09pm
Too many favourites to list them all. Here are some of the favourites of my favourites.

Bach, just about anything.

Thomas Tallis, Spen In Alium.

Palestrina, just about anything.

Mozart, Queen of the Night arias.

To name just a few,
 

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