Performers: Capilla Flamenca: Marnix de Cat, Stratton Bull (countertenor); Jan Caals, Christopher Kale (tenor); Jan Van Elsacker, Paul Van den Bemt (tenor); Lieven Termont, Bart Demuyt (baritone); Dirk Snellings, Paul Mertens (bass); Psallentes: Conor Biggs, Lieven Deroo, Paul Schils, Philippe Souvagie (choir); Hendrik Vanden Abeele (solo)
Playing time: 63'01
Recording date: October 2001 / January 2002
All of the music on this recording comes from Manuscript 215-216 of the Bibliothèque royale de Belgique in Brussels, an early 16th-century illuminated book dedicated to the Feast of the Seven Sorrows of the Virgin and prepared by the famous Burgundian court scriptorium of Petrus Alamire. The chants are performed by Psallentes, and the polyphonic works by Capilla Flamenca.
Fanfare (Vol./#-p.): 30/2-194 (november/december 2006)
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