Anon. England 13th-14th centuries, John Dunstaple (c. 1390-1453), Walter Frye (fl.1460): Settings of Marian texts offset by those of contemporaries Joanne Metcalf (*1958), Andrew Smith (*1970)
Mary in her various guises – caring mother, virgin lover, guiding light. A progressive exploration of settings of ancient ritualistic texts by English composers of the 13th to 15th centuries, showing her mythical and human aspects. Contemporary settings relate the themes to the modern day.