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Alfonso Ferrabosco

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Composer of Classical
A.k.a. Alfonso Ferrabosco the younger

Alfonso Ferrabosco the younger (ca. 1575 – March 1628) was an English composer and viol player of Italian descent. He straddles the line between the Renaissance and Baroque eras.

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Peccantem me quotidie, Ch. 52 on Byrd: Infelix ego, Mass for 5 Voices & Motets by William Byrd, Collegium Vocale Gent & Philippe Herreweghe
Fantasia à 4 on In Nomine Sixteenth Century Music for Viols by Fretwork
Fantasia on Lassus: Io ti vorria contar... Transcriptions for Lute by Evangelina Mascardi, Frédéric Zigante & Cornelia Demmer
I Saw My Lady Weeping on Musica transalpina: Musical Migration from Italy to England by Evelyn Tubb & Anthony Rooley
Lamentatio Jeremiae Prophetae II: "Incipit lamentatio Jeremiae Prophetae" on The Gentlemen Of The Chapel Royal by The Gents & Peter Dijkstra
In Nomine à 5 III on In Nomine Sixteenth Century Music for Viols by Fretwork
Lute Fantasia No. 5 on In Nomine Sixteenth Century Music for Viols by Fretwork
Like Hermit poore (Arr. for Viola DaGamba and Voice by Robin Pharo) on Blessed Echoes by Près de votre oreille & Robin Pharo
Lessons for 1, 2 & 3 Viols: Prelude 2 (Page 34) on Music to Hear... Alfonso Ferrabosco: Music for Lyra Viol from 1609 by Alfonso Ferrabosco, Richard Boothby & Asako Morikawa
Four note Pavan on Renaissance English Recorders by Résonances Consort

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Title Artist Year Type
Psaume 103 • Motets & MadrigauxAlfonso Ferrabosco - Huelgas-Ensemble, Paul Van Nevel2005Album
Consort MusicAlfonso Ferrabosco, Alfonso Ferrabosco : Rose Consort Of Viols2003Album
Consort Music To The Viols In 4, 5 & 6 PartsAlfonso Ferrabosco, Hespèrion XXI, Jordi Savall2003Album
English Consort Music (II)Alfonso Ferrabosco2000Album
English Consort MusicWilliam Brade, William Byrd, Anthony Holborne, Thomas Simpson, Michael East, Alfonso Ferrabosco And Robert Philips - Musica Dolce – Clas Pehrsson1986Album
Lessons For The Lyra-ViollAlfonso Ferrabosco / William Corkine / Anonymous - Jordi Savall1980Album
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