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I found them so convincing

that I doubt whether these fresh and appealing interpretations could be bettered

Brian Wilson, MusicWeb International

 

played with passion, precision and brilliance 

Robert Oliver, Early Music Review

 

wonderfully supple, propulsive and alive

Erica Jeal, The Guardian * * * *

The consort's next disc is being recorded in the Spring of 2016 and will feature the Lachrimae pavans of John Dowland. Chelys are being joined by world renowned soprano Emma Kirkby, and lutenist James Akers.

 

Find out more about the project here

 

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Ayres and Graces - Christopher Simpson

Chely's debut CD 'Ayres and Graces' is of the previously unrecorded four-part aires by Christopher Simpson for two trebles and two basses. They are joined by Dan Tidhar on chamber organ and harpsichord, and James Akers on theorbo and guitar. The CD is on the BIS label. Listen

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Lachrimae - John Dowland