Matrix number (printed on label):
side 1: 2EA 14253
side 2: 2EA 14254
Alfred Deller (counter-tenor), Desmond Dupré (guitar)
Recording site and date:
No. 3 Studio, Abbey Road, London, England [10/12/1949];
EMI / His Master's Voice "The HMV Treasury" HLM 7234 [LP] Alfred Deller - The Early Recordings: 1949-1953.
EMI Classics "References" 7243 5 65501 2 4 [CD] Alfred Deller - HMV Recordings, 1949-1954.
Gramophone (Vol./#-p.): 27/321-162 (Feb 1950)
Information from LP & CD.
This is the first Deller's recording with Desmond Dupré, playing guitar (and not lute as per later recordings). Their association lasted until Dupré's death in 1972.
Another Dowland recording from this era:
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