Music From Magdalen. Album by The Magdalen Collection and Harry Christophers
Sheppard, Mason, Davy.
Magdalen College, Oxford, was a centre of excellence in the sixteenth century, with three of the era’s greatest composers holding the position of Master of the Choristers during a prolific period of English music.
Harry Christophers presents the unique Magdalen sound in sublime music from these composers, performed by The Magdalen Collection, all previous academical clerks of Magdalen College, Oxford.
1. Magnificat antiphon: Inclita sancte
John Sheppard (d.1559)
2. Magnificat a4
3. O happy Dames
John Mason (d.1548)
4. Vae nobis miseris
5. Laudem dicite Deo 7.39
Richard Davy (d.1507)
6. Joan is sick and ill at ease
7. In manus tuas I
8. In manus tuas II
9. In manus tuas III
10. Spiritus sanctus I
11. Magnificat antiphon: In diebus illis
12. Ah, mine heart, remember thee well
13. Quales sumus
TOTAL PLAYING TIME: 1hr 15mins