Results 1 to 3 of 3

Thread: Thomas Morley (1593): Canzonets To Three Voices

  1. #1
    Registered User Martin Jonas's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2003
    Location
    Northop, North Wales
    Posts
    6,027

    Default Thomas Morley (1593): Canzonets To Three Voices

    Thomas Morley (1557-1602): Canzonets To Three Voyces

    1. Lady Those Eyes, Those Eyes Of Yours - 0:00
    2. Love Learns By Laughter First To Speake - 1:49
    3. See Mine Own Sweet Jewel - 3:24
    4. Spring-Time Mantleth Every Bough - 4:51
    5. This Love Is But A Wanton Fit - 6:28
    6. Though Philomela Lost Her Love - 7:43


    I have long been a big fan of Morley's madrigals and canzonets and have previously recorded the complete set of his canzonets for two voices. Here is a selection of six of his canzonets for three. The arrangements are by Steve Hendricks, from:

    http://sca.uwaterloo.ca/Hendricks/

    Instrumentation:

    Mid-Missouri M-0W mandolin (x2)
    Vintage Viaten tenor guitar

    Except "Springtime Mantleth Every Bough":

    Mid-Missouri M-0W mandolin
    Vintage Viaten tenor guitar
    Suzuki MC-815 mandocello



    Martin

  2. The Following 6 Users Say Thank You to Martin Jonas For This Useful Post:


  3. #2

    Default Re: Thomas Morley (1593): Canzonets To Three Voices

    I LOVE these, have played them both on viola da gamba and recorder. Was revisiting them this am with my husband, who was not familiar, and found your video on YouTube. THANK you!
    "There are two refuges from the miseries of life--music and cats" Albert Schweitzer

  4. #3
    Registered User Martin Jonas's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2003
    Location
    Northop, North Wales
    Posts
    6,027

    Default Re: Thomas Morley (1593): Canzonets To Three Voices

    Quote Originally Posted by violmando View Post
    I LOVE these, have played them both on viola da gamba and recorder. Was revisiting them this am with my husband, who was not familiar, and found your video on YouTube. THANK you!
    Thanks for the kind words -- I love Morley, and these are fun pieces to play on mandolin.

    Martin

  5. The following members say thank you to Martin Jonas for this post:


Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •