Musica Subterranea | Incantare

Go To Artist Page

Album Links
MusicIsHere PayPlay Apple iTunes Official Website Tradebit

More Artists From
United States - Indiana

Other Genres You Will Love
Classical: Medieval Classical: Early Music Moods: Instrumental
There are no items in your wishlist.

Incantare

by Musica Subterranea

Underground medieval dance music
Genre: Classical: Medieval
Release Date: 

We'll ship when it's back in stock

Order now and we'll ship when it's back in stock, or enter your email below to be notified when it's back in stock.
Sign up for the CD Baby Newsletter
Your email address will not be sold for any reason.
Continue Shopping
available for download only
Share to Google +1

Tracks

Available as MP3, MP3 320, and FLAC files.

To listen to tracks you will need to either update your browser to a recent version or update your Flash plugin.

Sorry, there has been a problem playing the clip.

  song title
share
time
download
1. Prexonera / Presoniera
Share this song!
X
2:43 $0.99
2. Laura Gentile
Share this song!
X
3:40 $0.99
3. New Boe Peep
Share this song!
X
1:39 $0.99
4. Grimstock
Share this song!
X
1:30 $0.99
5. Boateman
Share this song!
X
1:43 $0.99
6. Colonesse
Share this song!
X
2:20 $0.99
7. Pavaniglia
Share this song!
X
2:06 $0.99
8. Sellenger's Round
Share this song!
X
1:47 $0.99
9. Furioso
Share this song!
X
3:14 $0.99
10. Merry Milk Maids
Share this song!
X
2:09 $0.99
11. Maid Peeped Out The Window
Share this song!
X
1:19 $0.99
12. Maltese (Turkish) Bransle
Share this song!
X
2:24 $0.99
13. Montarde Bransle
Share this song!
X
1:33 $0.99
14. All in a Garden Green
Share this song!
X
1:55 $0.99
15. Bransle Cassandra
Share this song!
X
1:19 $0.99
16. Bransle Pinagay
Share this song!
X
0:37 $0.99
17. Bransle Charlotte
Share this song!
X
1:08 $0.99
18. War Bransle (Bransle de la guerre)
Share this song!
X
1:22 $0.99
19. Bransle Aridan
Share this song!
X
1:44 $0.99
20. Bella Gioiosa
Share this song!
X
2:51 $0.99
21. Voltati in ça Rosina
Share this song!
X
1:56 $0.99
22. Picking of Sticks
Share this song!
X
2:31 $0.99
23. Belfiore
Share this song!
X
2:18 $0.99
24. Washerwoman's Bransle
Share this song!
X
1:25 $0.99
25. Pease Bransle
Share this song!
X
1:09 $0.99
26. Hermits' Bransle
Share this song!
X
1:12 $0.99
27. Clog Bransle
Share this song!
X
2:08 $0.99
28. My Lady Cullen
Share this song!
X
6:14 $0.99
29. Casuelle Novelle (Lauro)
Share this song!
X
1:21 $0.99
30. Argeers
Share this song!
X
2:00 $0.99
31. Belriguardo
Share this song!
X
2:37 $0.99
32. Bizzaria d'Amore
Share this song!
X
3:16 $0.99
33. Maiden Lane
Share this song!
X
1:39 $0.99
34. Whirligig (short)
Share this song!
X
1:54 $0.99
35. Whirligig (long)
Share this song!
X
4:31 $0.99
preview all songs

ABOUT THIS ALBUM


Album Notes
We're a bunch of dance enthusiasts in the SCA who also enjoy making music. We noticed the great deal of time, effort, and money involved in finding good dance music in the SCA, so we decided to address the problem by producing music for SCA dance that was easy to get and inexpensive to purchase. We have arranged our music specifically to fit our instruments and the dances. Our goal is to make good 'copyright-friendly' music widely available for use in the SCA, thereby reducing dancers' need to rely on bootlegged copies of commercial CDs. Using minimal equipment, we aim to produce music that is both pleasing and useful for SCA dance in a variety of contexts - events, practices, even demos and other public performances.

Our main goal is "Get The Music To The People!" We aim to price the CDs as low as possible to sustain the project without making more profit than is necessary to produce the next disk. At the same time, we try to answer a variety of needs - SCA favorites for new up-and-coming dancers, hard-to-find music for the dedicated dance enthusiast - and everything in between. To that end, we take requests from SCA dancers from all over the known world for tunes and specific arrangements they'd like to have available for the dances they would like to do more often.

Given that we are all volunteers in a not-for-profit organization, we research, arrange, record, tweak, and produce our CDs in our free time. It took about a year and a half to produce the first disk, and it has taken about ten months to produce the second disk. Roy Coutinho of Twelfth Century Fox Recording Studios (the loving and supportive father of two members of the band) spent about a year of trial and research to establish a recording studio that was affordable to the common man and could fit in a suburban basement with his ambitious daughters and their friends. It took years of commitment and long nights and weekends for these disks to come to life, so we thank our patrons, our families, and our lucky stars that this music exists.

To that end, please note our copyright policy. It is our intent to provide music to people, not to make money nor to provide a means for others to make money. Piracy is possible in our world, so we ask any would-be-pirates to consider our years of hard work at no personal profit before you copy our music. We *do* encourage spreading and sharing the joy of dance with others, and we try to keep our prices low so that those who need a copy can afford one themselves. We hope the effort is appreciated.

Please contact us if you wish to use our sheet music or our recordings for a use that may not fit within our stated copyright policy. We wish to serve the SCA dance and music communities to the best of our abilities, and we also wish to avoid providing loopholes in our written policies that allow for unscrupulous use of our work. So, please contact us to create a written agreement for legal use of our products if your intended use might violate our stated policies.

After producing our first two CDs, we discovered a remarkable need in the SCA dance community for custom-made recordings. SCA dancers of all levels requested specific recordings for new versions of old favorites or out of print recordings, corrected versions of slightly incorrect recordings, and brand new music for dances that had no commercially available recordings. Through a series of surveys, personal interviews, and observations, we developed a list of over 80 tunes requested by the SCA dance community. After a long process, we pared the list down to 35 tunes that we are presenting in our third CD. We look forward to recording more of the remaining tunes on the list, and we also hope to support other recording artists in helping to fulfill the requests of the dedicated dancers of the SCA.

The members of Musica Subterranea vary greatly in skills and talents, but we share a sincere passion. Creating the musical experience for ourselves and sharing the recordings with people who can use it provides us all a great deal of joy and excitement. We hope you enjoy the products of our beloved hobby and will pass on the joy as you dance and listen and learn.


Reviews


to write a review

Amy B. Reineri

Another great period CD
We love the variety on this CD, it makes nice music for dancing or for background and the length of the pieces is great for an overview of popular songs of the period.