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Peter Philips

key, GB
Musician / Composer of Classical

Peter Philips (also Phillipps, Phillips, Pierre Philippe, Pietro Philippi, Petrus Philippus; c.1560–1628) was an eminent English composer, organist, and Catholic priest exiled to Flanders. He was one of the prominent keyboard virtuosos of his time, and transcribed or arranged several Italian motets and madrigals for his instruments. Philips also wrote many sacred choral works.

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Christus resurgens on Philips: Cantiones Sacrae Quinis et Octonibus Vocibus by Peter Philips, Sarum Consort & Andrew Mackay
Ecce vicit Leo on Vigilate! by The Monteverdi Choir & John Eliot Gardiner
Regina cæli lætare on In a Strange Land by Stile Antico
The Galiard to the Chromatic Pavan on Guitar Classics: Söllscher, Segovia & Yepes by Andrés Segovia, Narciso Yepes & Göran Söllscher
Chromatic Pavan on Guitar Classics: Söllscher, Segovia & Yepes by Andrés Segovia, Narciso Yepes & Göran Söllscher
Chromatica Pavana on Robin Hood: Elizabethan Ballad Settings by Paul O'Dette
Fantasy in D Minor on On Early Music by Francesco Tristano
Jubilate Deo omnis terra on Motets en espace by Choir of New College, Oxford, Maîtrise Nationale de Versailles, Edward Higginbottom & Michel-Marc Gervais
Gaude Maria virgo on In a Strange Land by Stile Antico
Ascendit Deus on Ascendit Deus: Music for Ascensiontide & Pentecost by Peter Philips, Choir of Clare College, Cambridge & Graham Ross

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Title Artist Year Type
Cantiones Sacrae Quinnis Et Octonibus Vocibus (Antwerp 1612 And 1613)Peter Philips / The Sarum Consort, Andrew Mackay2011Album
Cantiones Sacrae / Quinis VocibusPeter Philips - The Tudor Consort, Peter Walls2001Album
Motets By Peter PhilipsPeter Philips, Winchester Cathedral Choir, The Parley Of Instruments, David Hill1993Album
Paradisus Sacris CantionibusPeter Philips - Currende, Erik Van Nevel, Marie-Noëlle de Callataÿ, Greta de Reyghere, Marius Van Altena, Josep Cabré1989Album
Pièces De ClavecinPeter Philips, Emer Buckley1988Album
Consort Music By Peter PhilipsPeter Philips, The Parley Of Instruments1988Album
Dowland ∙ Philips ∙ Howett ∙ Holbourne ∙ Britten ∙ Beaser ∙ PaganiniJohn Dowland ∙ Peter Philips ∙ Gregory Howett ∙ Anthony Holborne ∙ Benjamin Britten ∙ Robert Beaser ∙ Niccolò Paganini - Eliot Fisk1986Album
Harpsichord MusicPeter Philips - Anneke Uittenbosch1985Album
English MotetsWilliam Byrd, Thomas Tallis, William Parsons, Thomas Morley, Deering, Peter Philips, John Blow, Henry Purcell, Thomas Arne1977Album
Quatre Siècles De Chants D'AmourDenis Stevens, Accademia Monteverdiana, Roland de Lassus, Peter Philips, Claudio Monteverdi, Luzzasco Luzzaschi, Nicola Vicentino, Henry Lawes, Joseph Haydn, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Ludwig van Beethoven, Robert Schumann, Henry Bishop, Johannes BrahmsAlbum
Nine Canzonets and Music from the Fitzwilliam Virginal BookThomas Morley, William Byrd, Martin Peerson, Peter Philips, Giles Farnaby, John BullAlbum
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