Ferrabosco the Younger, Alfonso: Four-Part Fantasias for Viols
Edited by Andrew Ashbee and Bruce Bellingham
First published in 1992
Dimensions (mm): 330 x 254 x 14
The first of three volumes presenting the surviving instrumental music of Alfonso Ferrabosco the Younger. Contrapuntally sophisticated, his fantasias were admired throughout Europe and laid the foundations for the development of 17th-century English consort music. A complete recording of the four-part fantasias is available through the New England Chapter of the Viola da Gamba Society of America.