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Early modern sound with medieval music.

Though their selection and musicianship is unquestionable, the Folger Consort is more suited to early modern music. The vocalist is the clincher, really--personally, I can't stand her voice:(

astonishing and often exhilarating

The stylistic and emotional range is []broad, from an intensly earnest and passionate a capella solo to boisterous carols accompanied by a wonderfuly noisy instrumental consort. The mixture of genres and styles works beautifully; the juxtaposition of such diverse repertoire is astonishing and often exhilerating...The albulm shuld be of interest to any fan of early music, and to anyone looking for Chistrams music that reaches beyond standard carols.

Not worthy

Quantity is not to be confused with quality. I'm probably not going to listen to more than a few selections on this album.


Formed: 1976 in Washington DC

Genre: Classical

Years Active: '70s, '80s, '90s, '00s

The Folger Consort is an early music ensemble associated with the Folger Shakespeare Library in Washington, D.C. The group was founded in 1976 by lutenist/guitarist/harpist Christopher Kendall, and to this day he and fellow founding member and viol and recorder player Robert Eisenstein form the core of the ensemble. Having met as students at Ohio's Antioch College, Kendall and Eisenstein shortly thereafter formed a group that became the resident music ensemble for the Folger Library. Within a short...
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