Orlando Gibbons

Also known as О. Гиббонс, Gibbons, O. Gibbons
This performer (group) in the Internet: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Orlando_Gibbons

Discography of Orlando Gibbons:

# Release title Total tracks Type of release is Imprint date Label
1 Consort And Keyboard Music - Songs And Anthems 23 Audio 1994 Naxos
2 Music For Prince Charles 30 Audio 1991 Hyperion
3 Fantaisies Royales 15 Audio 1988 Astrée Auvidis
4 Church Music 14 Audio 2004 Calliope
5 Go From My Window 18 Audio 2001 Metronome Recordings
6 A Consort Of Musicke Bye William Byrde And Orlando Gibbons 8 Audio 2007 Sony Classical
7 Glenn Gould Plays Music By William Byrd And Orlando Gibbons 8 Audio 1984 CBS Masterworks
8 The World Of King's 10 Audio 1990 Decca
9 The Coronation Of King George II 45 Audio 2001 Hyperion
10 The Coronation Of King George II 45 Audio 2001 Hyperion
11 Elizabethan And Jacobean Ayres, Madrigals And Dances 17 Audio Decca
12 A Consort Of Musicke Bye William Byrde And Orlando Gibbons 8 Audio 1971 Columbia Masterworks
13 Vocal And Instrumental Music 13 Audio Harmonia Mundi
14 Tudor Church Music 10 Audio 1977 Argo Records (2)
15 Keyboard Music On Authentic Instruments 11 Audio 1983 L'Oiseau-Lyre
16 Glenn Gould Plays Music By William Byrd And Orlando Gibbons 8 Audio 1971 CBS
17 Bach - Bull - Byrd - Gibbons - Hassler - Pachelbel - Ritter - Strogers 14 Audio 2003 Alpha (10)
18 Orlando Gibbons, Church Music, Vol. 2 10 Audio 1984 Musical Heritage Society
19 Keyboard Music 14 Audio 1975 L'Oiseau-Lyre
20 The Golden Age Of English Cathedral Music 10 Audio 1984 Musical Heritage Society, Inc.
21 Hochrenaissance/Anthems Madrigals And Fantasies 2 Audio 1955-09-19 Archiv Produktion
22 The Glory Of Early Music 29 Audio 1997 Naxos
23 Choral And Organ Music 16 Audio 1995 Naxos
24 Instrumental Music From The Courts Of Queen Elizabeth And King James 19 Audio Decca
25 The Academy Of Ancient Music - The "Florilegium Series" 31 Audio 1978 L'Oiseau-Lyre
26 Madrigals & Motets 1612 20 Audio 1975 L'Oiseau-Lyre
27 Anthems By Orlando Gibbons 15 Audio 2007-05-25 Helios
28 Les Virginalistes Anglais 11 Audio Harmonia Mundi
29 Choral And Organ Music 16 Audio 1995 Naxos
30 Bengt Ericson Performs Small Pieces For The Romantic Cello & Viola Da Gamba 14 Audio 1977 BIS
31 Tudor Church Music 17 Audio 1982 ASV


English composer and outstanding keyboard player, 1583-1625, born at Oxford. Recognized as one of the most important English composers of the early 17th century.

His father, William Gibbons, was also a musician appointed in Cambridge.

In 1605, Orlando Gibbons was appointed to the prestigious position of organist of the Chapel Royal.

In 1619 he succeeded Walter Earle as "one of his Majesty's musician"; in 1623 he became organist of Westminster Abbey.

He composed secular and sacred vocal music as well as instrumental music for solo keyboard or for consort.


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