A Medieval Christmas

CD Ensemble Trigon. Label: Aliud (2017). € 26.- CD can be ordered at Margot Kalse


On this CD Trigon sings Christmas carols from 15th and 16th century ,manuscripts od the Modern Devotion movement. These include manuscripts fronm a convent near Utrecht (Berlin 190), one from former Soeterbeeck convent, the Tongeren Manuscript (Brussels II 270) and a manuscript from Zwolle (Utrecht 16 h 34). Trigon also sings two songs found in a manuscript form the Amsterdam beguinage (het ronde begijnhof), from manuscript Nijmegen 402. These songs dat from the beginning of the 17th century.

For information about the manuscripts see musica devota