Shakespeare songs & Consort Music

Shakespeare songs & Consort Music
Alfred Deller, Deller Consort, Desmond Dupré
Deutsche Harmonia mundi "40 years Anniversary Edition" 05472 77 692 2 on cover box, 05472 77 816 2 on box and CD


    Thomas Morley: As you like it, V, 3
  1. It was a lover and his lass

  2. John Wilson: Measure for measure, IV, 1
  3. Take, O take those lips away

  4. Thomas Morley: Twelfth night or what you will, II,3
  5. O mistress mine

  6. Thomas Weelkes:
  7. Strike it up, Tabor

  8. Anon.: Othello, IV, 3
  9. Willow song

  10. Robert Johnson II: The Tempest, VI, 1
  11. Where the bee sucks

  12. Anon.: Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, IV, 5
  13. How should I your true love know

  14. Francis Cutting:
  15. Walsingham variation

  16. Anon.:
  17. We be soldiers three

  18. Anon.: Romeo and Juliet, IV, 5
  19. When griping griefs

  20. Robert Johnson II: The Tempest, I, 2
  21. Full fathom five

  22. Anon.: Henry V, mentioned at IV, 4
  23. Caleno custure me

  24. Anon.: King Lear, I
  25. Canon: Then they for sudden joy did weep

  26. Anon.:
  27. Bonny, sweet Robin, luth solo

  28. Anon.: Twelfth night, V, 1
  29. When that I was

  30. Anon.:
  31. Kamp'jig, luth solo

  32. Anon., trad.:
  33. Greensleeves

  34. Anon.: Ravenscroft's Melismas
  35. He that will an ale-house keep

  36. William Byrd:
  37. Non Nobis Domine

  38. Thomas Weelkes:
  39. Ark, all ye lovely saints above

  40. Francis Pilkington:
  41. Sweet Phillida

  42. Anon., trad., Somerset, arr. C. Sharp:
  43. The Sheep-shearing

  44. Anon., trad., Norfolk, arr. E.J. Moeran:
  45. The sailor and young Nancy

  46. Anon., trad., Somerset, arr. D. Cashmore:
  47. O waly waly

Playing time: 54' 32"

[1]-[19] Deller Consort [Alfred Deller (countertenor), Philip Todd (tenor), Max Worthley (tenor), Maurice Bevan (baritone)], Desmond Dupré (lute) - Alfred Deller, dir.
[20]-[24] Honor Shephard (soprano), Mary Thomas (soprano)

Recording site and date:
[1]-[19] Unknown [1967 or prior]; the date (1969) stated in the CD booklet is obviously wrong, the original LP was reviewed in november 1967 edition of Diapason
[20]-[24] Unknown [1965 or prior]; the date (1972) stated in the CD booklet is obviously wrong, the original LP was reviewed in april 1966 issue of Diapason

[1]-[19] Deller Recordings (Harmonia mundi) DR 202 Shakespeare Songs & Consort Music. [LP]
[20]-[24] Harmonia mundi HMO/HMS 30.593 Madrigaux et Chansons d'Angleterre

Other releases (excerpts):
33 r.p.m.: [1]-[8] Harmonia mundi HM 260 Songs

Reviewed in:
Diapason (#-p.): 460-104 (june 1999)
Gramophone (Vol./#-p.):
Fanfare (Vol./#-p.):

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Pierre-F. Roberge