Dance of the Renaissance CD



Dance of the Renaissance

A celebration of Renaissance dance music performed on Classical and Steel String Guitars, Harpsichord, Recorders, Oboes, Violin and Tambourine.
Visions of Maypoles, Morris Dancers, and country faires flow naturally from this recording, a favorite among listeners since 1988.


Track List

  1. Dance of the Burgermeisters  
    Praetorius
  2. Gavotte  
    Praetorius
  3. Village Dance  
    Praetorius
  4. We Sing In Celebration  
    trad. French
  5. Bransle de la Royne  
    Praetorius
  6. Drewries Accordes  
    Anonymous
  7. Bianco Fiore  
    Cesare Negri
  8. Canarios  
    Gaspar Sanz
  9. Springdance  
    Praetorius
  10. Courante  
    Praetorius
  11. Round Dance  
    Susato
  12. Sonnet  
    Valderrábano
  13. Reigentanz  
    Praetorius
  14. Morning Dance  
    Praetorius
  15. I Wonder As I Wander  
    traditional
  16. Saltarello  
    Galilei

All arrangements by Richard Searles

Richard Searles: Classical & Steel String Guitars
Patricia Mabee:   Harpsichord
Charles Zukovsky:   Recorders
Michael Kibbe:   Recorders & Oboe
Vanessa Kibbe: Violin
Ron Wagner:   Tambourine
David Connor:   Keyboards
Brad Schenck:   Cover Art