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To Drive the Cold Winter Away

A fireside presentation of music for merrymaking down the ages

Entry of the Minstrels and Waits
Thoinot Arbeau: Branle de l'offical; Piae Cantiones: Pavane 'Good King Wenceslas'
Festivities in the Tavern
Playford: The dressed ship; Here we come a wassailing; Green Garters; Fandango
A Medieval Holiday
English C12th: Edi beo thu; English C13th: Ductia; French C13th: Alle (psallite cum) luya; Alfonso X (Spain C13): CSM-10: Rosa das rosas; Italian C14th: Salterello; La Manfredina; English C15th: As I lay
Festivities at the Manor
Dowland: Captain Digorie Piper's Galliard; Praetorius: Peasant dances; Sothcott: Fanfare; Trad: All hail to the days; I saw three ships; God rest you merry, gentlemen
To entertain a King
Dowland: King of Denmark's Galliard; Praetorius: Fire dance; Stepping dance; Windmills; Village dance; Sailor's dance; Fishermen's dance; Festive march

St. George’s Canzona
Directed by John Sothcott

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