Some Choice Orlando Gibbons Recordings

 

Orlando Gibbons Hymns and Anthems

orlando gibbons hymns and anthems

1 Ah, Dear Heart (Arr. for Guitar)
2 Dainty Fine Bird (Arr. for Guitar)
3 Fair Is the Rose (Arr. for Guitar)
4 Lais Now Old (Arr. for Guitar)
5 What Is Our Life? (Arr. for Guitar)
6 This Is the Record of John (Arr. for Guitar)
7 O, That He Learned Poets (Arr. for Guitar)
8 A Silly Sylvan (Arr. for Guitar)
9 Nay Let Me Weep, Pt. 1 (Arr. for Guitar)

Original Release Date: June 15, 2015

This little gem of early 17th Century finger picking goodness from French genius of the fretboard Noël Akchoté. Noel’s website states that he is “a frighteningly competent and active person” and as far as we are concerned anyone who has worked with Blixa Bargeld can’t be all bad.

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Orlando Gibbons Complete Keyboard Works

Orlando Gibbons complete keyboard works

A delicious rendering of the complete Orlando Gibbons works for clavier (piano) aka the complete keyboard works can be heard on this wonderfully nuanced rendition by the gifted pianist Daniel-Ben Pienaar.

This is the first complete recording of this oeuvre – recasting the output as idiomatically pianistic and as a single recital. Released to acclaim by Deux-Elles in 2007
 

 

 

 

 

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Disk 1
1 Fantasia, MB 10 1:40
2 Pavan, MB 17 4:13
3 Galliard, MB 24 3:03
4 Ground, MB 26 1:32
5 Mask, ‘The Fairest nymph’, MB 43 1:41
6 Fantasia, MB 14 1:57
7 Alman, MB 35 1:07
8 Galliard, MB 25 1:30
9 Ground, ‘The Italian ground’, MB 27 1:31
10 Mask, ‘Lincoln’s Inn Mask’, MB 44 1:06
11 Prelude, MB 2 1:08
12 Alman, MB 37 1:44
13 Alman, MB 36 1:39
14 Fantasia, MB 6 0:54
15 Fantasia, MB 5 0:29
16 Galliard, ‘Lady Hutton’, MB 20 0:49
17 Galliard, MB 23 1:18
18 Galliard, MB 21 1:35
19 Fantasia, MB 9 4:37
20 Pavan, MB 16 4:17
21 Ground, ‘Whoop, do me no harm, good man’, MB 44 1:11
22 Ground, ‘Peascod time, or, The hunt’s up’, MB 30 5:28
Disc 2
1 Fantasia, MB 7 4:00
2 Alman, MB 33 3:06
3 Coranto, ‘French Coranto’ MB 38 0:54
4 Coranto, MB 39 1:16
5 Mask, ‘Welcome home’, MB 42 1:08
6 Prelude, MB 1 1:50
7 Versus, MB 4 0:31
8 Fantasia, MB 11 2:29
9 Alman, MB 34 1:04
10 Coranto, MB 40 0:49
11 Fantasia, MB 13 2:03
12 Mask, ‘The temple mask’, MB 45 1:13
13 Ground, ‘The Queen’s command’, MB 28 1:42
14 Ground, ‘The woods so wild’, MB 29 3:22
15 ‘French Air’, MB 32 0:50
16 Prelude, MB 3 1:41
17 Fantasia, MB 8 2:53
18 Pavan, MB 15 5:11
19 Galliard, MB 22 2:03
20 Mask, ‘Nann’s mask, or, French Alman’, MB 41 1:30
21 Pavan, ‘Lord Salisbury’, MB 18 7:48
22 Galliard, ‘Lord Salisbury’, MB 19 1:40
23 Fantasia, MB 12 3.20