Brilliant and moving work of prayer and praise.
For Soprano, Chalumeau, Flute/Oboe, Violin, French Lute and Continuo
No. 5 of 6 Scherzi
The second part of A Booke of Ayres with a Triplicitie of Musicke (1606)
The third part of A Booke of Ayres with a Triplicitie of Musicke (1606)
Le Caffé is taken from the third volume of cantatas, whose texts are by Louis Fuzelier, a writer who became famous as the author of many works for the theatre
The eight songs in the present anthology come from the MS 2591 held in the Pepys Library, at Magdalene College, Cambridge.