New Christmas cd

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Tamsin Lewis
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New Christmas cd

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Our (Passamezzo's) new cd is has just arrived. Christmas music in Shakespeare's England - carols, ballads, dances and much more.
List of tracks:

Christmas music in Shakespeare’s England

1 All you that love good fellows/Carol for Innocents’ Day (In sad and ashy weeds)/Hey for Christmas (Dargason)
2 Rorate coeli to the tune of ‘Beggar Boy’
3 Campion: Now winter nights enlarge
4 December
5 Jurie came to Jerusalem to the tune of ‘Dulcina’
6 Balulalow (ane sang of the birth of Christ)
7 Lully Lullay/Remember thou, o man
8 Sweet was the song
9 O than the fairest day
10 Holborne: As it fell on a holie eve
11New Prince, New Pomp
12 All sons of Adam
13 Oyle of Barley
14 Beat up a drum for Christmas reigns
15 St Stephen’s Day Carol (Robin)/Christmas is my name (Now the Spring is come)
16 Lawes Tis Christmas now
17 Christmas his Masque
18 The New Year’s Gift
19 Coventry Carol
20 The star song
21 Holborne: New-yeeres gift
22Twelfe Night, or King and Queene
23 Byrd: Adorna Thalamum tuum
24 In praise of Christmas

Christopher Goodwin - Lute, Gittern, Bass
Peter Luke Kenny – Countertenor/Baritone, Actor, Drums
Alison Kinder - Bass Viol, Recorders
Tamsin Lewis - Renaissance Violin, Viols, Harp, Alto

They should be available from various shops, including the London Recorder Centre from sometime next week or can be ordered directly from Passamezzo ( for £12.50.
I would add photographs but it doesn't seem possible to add attachments at the moment!
christmas cd cover 001.jpg

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