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William Byrd in Playing Elizabeth's Tune

Playing Elizabeth's Tune: The Tallis Scholars Sing William Byrd

2004 NR

A multi-faceted program that focuses on the sacred masterworks of composer William Byrd and the enjoyment of such by Queen Elizabeth I.Playing Elizabeth's Tune explores the life and music of Byrd while also incorporating footage of live performances of Elizabeth's favorites by The Tallis Scholars.