CHRISTOPHER SIMPSON (c.1605-1669): 20 Ayres for Two Trebles and Two Basses (World Premiere Recording), 2 Divisions for 2 Bass Viols, 2 Divisions for Treble and Bass Viols.
Catalogue Number: 07R014
Format: SACD hybrid
Description: Conoisseurs of the English viol consort will not hesitate to acquire these 20 pieces which were only transcribed and published in 2009-10. Separated into suites according to key, they are also decorated according to Simpson’s own book “The Division Viol”. Chelys Consort of Viols, Dan Tidhar (chamber organ, harpsichord), James Akers (theorbo, baroque guitar).