Discography

French and English Polyphony from around 1000

abbo1s

5 by Diapason
Prix Audio classica 2009

Direction : Katarina Livljanić

Voices: Marie Barenton, Clara Coutouly, Katarina Livljanić, Aurore Tillac

Ambronay Editions AMY017
Distribution Harmonia Mundi

Recorded in Anzy-le-Duc, France − October 2006 & March 2008

Recording and sound editing: Wolfgang and Elisabeth Reithofer

  1. Sancte Benedicte confessor domini - tutti
    Responsory (two-part organum), Winchester: Cambridge, Corpus Christi College, 473, 10th c., transcription: Susan Rankin
  2. Kyrie. Laus herilis utilis & salubris – tutti
    Organum, Winchester : Cambridge, Corpus Christi College, 473, 10thc., transcription: Susan Rankin
  3. Viderunt omnes fines terrae – MB, CC
    Graduale (two-part organum), Fleury : Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, Reg lat. 58611th c., transcription: Wulf Arlt
  4. Alleluia. Ymera agias. Dies sanctificatus – tutti
    Organum, Winchester : Cambridge, Corpus Christi College, 473, 10thc., transcription: Susan Rankin
  5. Wulfstan Wintoniensis : Auxilium, domine – tutti, solo : KL, AT
    Alphabetic hymn in acrostic form "De Sancto Swithuno", text : Rouen BM 1385, 10th c., melodic reconstruction: KL
  6. Translato ad celestia Wentano presule Ethelwoldo – tutti
    Antiphon, Worcester, ms. 160, 13th c., transcription: K. Livljanic.
  7. Abbo Floriacensis : Carmen acrostichum ad Ottonem III -tutti, solo : KL, AT
    Acrostic poem, text: Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, Reg. 1864, 11th c., melodic reconstruction: KL
  8. Cum sederit filius hominis – solo CC
    Processional antiphon, Rouen : Paris, Bibliothèque Nationale de France, lat. 904, 13th c., transcription: Susan Rankin
  9. Sint lumbi vestri – tutti, solo : AT
    Responsory, Winchester : Cambridge, Corpus Christi College, 473, 10th c., transcription: Susan Rankin
  10. Ecce karissimi dies – MB, CC
    Responsory, Orléans, BM 35, p. 189,10th c., transcription KL
  11. Congregati sunt, Deus, ad devorandum me seductores - tutti, solo : AT
    Responsory, Fleury : Paris, BNF, lat. 8663, f. 58r, 10th c., transcription and reconstruction of verses: KL
  12. Abbonis Floriacensis Epitaphium – solo KL
    Epitaph for the Death of Abbon, text : Dijon BM 1118, 11th c., melodic reconstruction: KL
  13. De febribus quartanis – tutti, solo : KL
    Prayer, text Orléans, BM 307, p. 34, 11th c., melodic reconstruction: KL