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Composer: Dowland, John (1563-1626)

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Year of birth1563
Year of death1626
NationalityUnited Kingdom
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LondonA cappella music from Byzantine chant to the English Renaissance

A cappella music from Byzantine chant to the English Renaissance
Byrd, Dowland, Morley, Bennet, Weelkes, Pilkington, de Lassus, Monteverdi, Widmann, Rossi, Costeley, Hassler
National Chamber Choir Madrigal

LondonTime Stands Still – Hugo Ticciati, Víkingur Ólafsson & Miyoko Shida

© Marco Borggreve
Dowland, Satie, Pärt, Glass, Cage, Beethoven
Hugo Ticciati; Víkingur Ólafsson; Miyoko Shida

LondonDowland, Berkeley, Debussy

Dowland, Berkeley, Debussy
Jamie Torrance; Jonathan Parkin; Sebastian Stanley

ParisShakespeare et la musique

Shakespeare et la musique
Shakespeare, Purcell, Locke / Weldon, Dowland, Blow
Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin; Anna Prohaska; Georg Kallweit

LondonLes Arts Florissants: Jardin des Voix

Gibbons, Dowland, Purcell, Handel, Boyce, Arne
Les Arts Florissants; Paul Agnew; Sophie Daneman
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A hansel at Snape Maltings

Mark Padmore © Marco Borggreve
Julius Drake, Krzysztof Chorzelski and Mark Padmore contributed their notable gifts of piano, viola and voice respectively in a very special, often heartfelt fundraising evening for two music education charities. 
****1
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Jordi Savall captivates again at Perth Festival

Jordi Savall © Teresa Llordes
A second concert featuring Jordi Savall at the 2018 Perth Festival comprised much reduced forces - just himself and harpist Andrew Lawrence-King - but was just as rich, varied and captivating.
****1
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Power (and Padmore) to the ECO in Britten, Tippett and Woolrich

Mark Padmore © Marco Borggreve
An evening of English repertoire at King's Place where the pleasures were flecked with disappointments. 
***11
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Ancient and Modern Christmas icons

Greyfriars Kirk, Edinburgh © Carlos Delgado, Wikicommons
Britten’s Ceremony of Carols with pieces by Tavener, MacMillan and Lauridsen contrast with Byrd and Dowland in a thoughtful and moving performance of Christmas musical icons from the Scottish Chamber Orchestra Chorus.
****1
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Early English masters from Andreas Scholl

Andreas Scholl © James McMillan
Inhibited by a cold and unable to give a full 100%, Andreas Scholl pulled off a solid 99 in a recital of early English music with harpsichordist Tamar Halperin.
****1
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