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 first two of the four duets are rich in harmony, and virtuoso counterpoint.
The second pair of duets have sections varying in both pace and texture; they are diificult but sati...
For Soprano, flute and strings
A pastoral dialogue on the theme of tender love
Latin motet for the bass voice with lively violin support.
Septimnius and Acme is a pastoral, lyrical and optimistic, Go Perjur'd Man is by contrast, bitter in...
A graphic song of the trials of being a soldier's lover