The King's Consort is a prominent British period music orchestra founded in 1980 by the English conductor and harpsichordist Robert King (b. 1960, Wombourne). The ensemble has an associated choral group, Choir of The King's Consort. Together, they have made over 90 recordings, largely on the Hyperion label, and sold over 1,000,000 discs. The orchestra performs concert seasons in the UK and tours internationally.
British period music orchestra founded in 1980 by the English conductor and harpsichordist Robert King (9). The ensemble has an associated choral group, The Choir Of The King's Consort. Together, they have made over 90 recordings, largely on the Hyperion label. Their repertoire is primarily from the baroque and early classical period and includes recordings and live performances of opera, vocal and instrumental music. In June 2007, harpsichordist Matthew Halls took over as the group's Artistic Director from Robert King.
Go to artist profile. The Lord Is King, Be The People Never So Impatient Z53. Henry Purcell.
Purcell: Complete Odes and Welcome Songs Volume 8 - Come ye sons of Art; Welcome, viceregent of the mighty king; Why are all the Muses mute? Import. 11. Welcome Songs for Charles II, Z340 (1680): But your blest presence now. 12. Welcome Songs for Charles II, Z340 (1680): Your influous approach. 14. Welcome Songs for Charles II, Z340 (1680): All loyalty and honour be.
Purcell, Robert King, The King's Consort. Henry Purcell (1659-1695) Royal and Ceremonial Odes. ARISE, MY MUSE (Ode for Queen Mary’s birthday, 1690), Z 320 WELCOME TO ALL THE PLEASURES (Ode for S. ecilia’s Day, 1683), Z339 NOW DOES THE GLORIOUS DAY APPEAR (Ode for Queen Mary’s birthday, 1689), Z332. The King’s Consort, Robert King Gillian Gisher, Tessa Bonner – sopranos James Bowman, Michael Chance – countertenors Charles Daniels – tenor, alto John Mark Ainsley – tenor Michael George, Charles Pott – basses
In MP3 format In FLAC format. CD 1. 1. Arise My Muse: Symphony. 10. Welcome Welcome Glorious Morn: Whilst undisturbd his happy Consort reigns.
Complete Odes and Welcome Songs, Volume 4 (The King's Consort feat. conductor: Robert King). Complete Odes and Welcome Songs, Volume 5 (The King's Consort feat. Complete Odes and Welcome Songs, Volume 6 (The King's Consort feat. Complete Odes and Welcome Songs, Volume 7 (The King's Consort feat. King Arthur (The English Concert feat. conductor: Trevor Pinnock).
The King's Consort & Robert King. Cantata 208: Schäfe können sicher weiden. Прослушать Скачать 04:09. The King's Consort & Robert King. Dido & Aeneas: When I am laid in Earth. Прослушать Скачать 02:40. St. Cecilia: Let the trumpet’s loud clangour. Прослушать Скачать 04:25. Прослушать Скачать 04:28. Samson: How willing my paternal Love.
And, thrillingly performed by Robert King directing the King's Consort and the Choir of the King's Consort, there seems no good reason not to, and every good reason to, do just that. King, who has led many stirring recordings of Handel's oratorios in his time, turns in splendid performances of the four Coronation Anthems, along with superb performances of ceremonial choral music by Tallis, Purcell, Gibbons, Blow, Farmer, and Child
|Ye Tuneful Muses|
|2||Duet - Ritornello - Chorus||2:55|
|3||High Tenor - Chorus - Ritornello||2:22|
|4||Bass - Chorus||2:36|
|5||Ritornello - Tenor And Chorus||3:16|
|7||Alto - Ritornello||4:31|
|9||High Tenor - Chorus||1:46|
|Celestial Music Did The Gods Inspire|
|11||Bass - Chorus||2:09|
|14||Duet - Ritornello||2:11|
|16||Trio - Chorus||2:25|
|From Hardy Climes And Dangerous Toils Of War|
|18||Bass - Chorus - Ritornello||3:12|
|19||High Tenor - Duet - Ritornello||2:38|
|20||Bass - Chorus - Ritornello||1:58|
|21||Tenor - Ritornello||4:44|
|22||Trio - Ritornello||1:24|
|23||Soprano And Chorus||1:19|
- Artwork – Terry Shannon
- Artwork [Front Illustration] – Claude Lorrain
- Bass Vocals – Charles Pott, Michael George
- Cello – Jane Coe
- Composed By – Henry Purcell
- Conductor, Harpsichord, Organ [Chamber Organ], Liner Notes – Robert King
- Countertenor Vocals – James Bowman , Jonathan Kenny*
- Double Bass – Peter Buckoke
- Engineer [Recording] – Antony Howell
- Ensemble – The King's Consort
- Executive-Producer – Cecile Kelly, Edward Perry
- Liner Notes [French Translation] – Elisabeth Rhodes
- Liner Notes [German Translation] – Anne Steeb, Bernd Müller
- Lute [Archlute], Guitar [Baroque Guitar] – David Miller
- Producer [Recording] – Ben Turner
- Recorder – Marion Scott, Rachel Beckett
- Soprano Vocals – Gillian Fisher, Tessa Bonner
- Tenor Vocals – Charles Daniels
- Tenor Vocals [High Tenor] – Rogers Covey-Crump
- Viola – Rupert Bawden
- Violin – David Woodcock, Lucy Howard
NotesRecorded on 3, 4, 5 September 1990.
Front illustration: Landscape with Apollo, the Muses and a River God , National Gallery of Scotland, Edinburgh.
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