The Trinity Carol Roll

Deo gracias Anglia!
Medieval English Carols
The Trinity Carol Roll
Alamire - David Skinner
Obsidian 709


    The Trinity Carol Roll, Nos. 1-7
  1. Hail Marye ful of grace
  2. Nowel, nowel, nowel
  3. Alma redemptoris mater
  4. Now may we syngyn
  5. Be mery, be mery
  6. Nowel syng we
  7. Deo gracias Anglia

  9. Nowel, nowel
  10. Lullay, lullay
  11. Princeps pacis
  12. Nova, nova
  13. Tibi laus, tibi gloria

  14. The Trinity Carol Roll, Nos. 8-13
  15. Now make we merthe
  16. Abyde I hope it be the beste
  17. Qwat tydynges bryngyst thu messager
  18. Eya martir Stephane
  19. Prey for us the prynce of pees
  20. Ther is no rose of swych vertu

Performers: Grace Davidson (soprano), Clare Wilkinson (contralto), Nicholas Todd (tenor), Simon Wall (tenor); Andrew Lawrence-King (harp, psaltery), Michaël Grébil (lute), Pamela Thorby (recorder, gemshorn)

Playing time: 65'

Recording date: September 2011 (Cambridge); released: 2012

The Trinity Carol Roll, compiled sometime after 1415, is the earliest source of English polyphonic carols.

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Todd M. McComb