Faculty of Performance, Visual Arts and Communications

School of Music

The Philip Wilby Choral Library

The Chester Books of Madrigals: 1. The Animal Kingdom


  • Language: English
  • Text:
  • Scoring: Up To SSAATB
  • Accompaniment: A Cappella
  • Owner: Clive McClelland
  • Box: 33
  • Copies: 20
  • Notes: Includes Arcadelt: Il bianco e dolce cingo; Banchieri: Contrapunto bestiale; Gibbons: The sliver swan; des Pres El Grillo; Lassus: Audite Nova; Le Jeune and Une puce: Petite importune mouche; Lemlin: Der Gutzgauch; Monteverdi: Dolcissimo usignolo; Passereau: Il est bon; Ravenscroft: Three Ravens and Rounds from Pammelia; Weelkes: The ape, the monkey and baboon
  • Editor: Anthony G. Petti
  • On Loan: No