Music, Words and Song for Christmas. Carols, ballads, consort music, lutesongs, dance melodies and readings.
A seasonal programme showing how Christmas was celebrated, banned and restored in 17th Century England.
Includes music by Attey, Byrd, Bull, Dowland, Gibbons and Purcell
Performed by Passamezzo
Eleanor Cramer: Soprano, Viols
Alison Kinder: Viols, Recorders
Robin Jeffrey: Lute, Renaissance Guitar
Tamsin Lewis: Renaissance Violin, Viols, Alto
Michael Palmer: Actor, Baritone