'The Muse of Albion' is a solo programme of Elizabethan and Jacobean music, created and played by Constance Allanic and premiered in October 2018.
The Muse of Albion can be a melancholic muse... Seated on a cloud, the Lady Musick is holding a lute and a songbook, and the greatest honour to befall on any musician is to see the Lady weep.
'Semper Dowland, Sempr Dolens' by John Dowland, 'The Bells' by William Byrd, an 'In Nomine' by Thomas Tomkins, 'Cromatica Pavana & Galliard' by Peter Philips and 'Kinloch his Pavane & Galliard to the lang Paven' by William Kinloch, honorary member of this illustrious tribe, since Kinloch was from Alba (Scotland).
Temperament of the harp is 4th comma meantone.