We have recorded three CDs: Repeat Their Sounding Joy, Awake Ye Mortals All (now out of print) and A Different Lore. You can buy Repeat Their Sounding Joy and A Different Lore at our concerts or by sending a cheque for £11.50 for one CD, or £21.50 for two (prices include P&P to addresses in the UK), payable to ‘The Gladly Solemn Sound’, to:
5 Albion Mews,
De Vitre Street,
If you need any more information, contact us.
A Different Lore – The Antient Psalmody of Cumbria was recorded in 2017 – 2018 and all of the music on the CD is from Cumbrian Sources. We begin in 1739 at Home Cultram, and finish around 1850 at Coniston. Manuscripts from Troutbeck, Watermillock, Martindale, Brampton, Middleton and Skelton have also furnished us with material.… Continue reading A Different Lore – The Antient Psalmody of Cumbria
Repeat Their Sounding Joy – Music from a Wyresdale West Gallery’ was recorded in The Shepherd’s Church, Over Wyresdale in 1998-1999. The CD features sacred music from the Winder manuscripts and John Rhodes’ manuscript book, all of which were used in Wyresdale in the first half of the nineteenth century and which remain there to… Continue reading Repeat Their Sounding Joy – Music from a Wyresdale West Gallery
Awake Ye Mortals All – West Gallery Christmas Music, like our first CD, was also recorded in The Shepherd’s Church, Over Wyresdale. The 2005 recording is a collection of Christmas music (with one New Year Carol); this time the music comes from a variety of sources from the United Kingdom and abroad, all in the… Continue reading Awake Ye Mortals All – West Gallery Christmas Music