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The Estrella War - CE 2017 Music!!


Come and Singeth! The 2017 Known World Choir has begun. I thought it would be fun to explore period songs in English...with attention given to the English Madrigal. Here is a list of four "juicy" madrigals by Period English composers to have fun with:
  1. "Strike It Up, Tabour!" by Thomas Weelkes.  Click here for the Pdf file --- Click here for the WAVE FIle
  2. "The Nightingale" by Thomas Bateson.  Click here for the Pdf file --- Click here for the WAV File
  3. "Fyre, Fyre" by Thomas Morley.  Click here for the Pdf file --- Click here for the WAVE File
  4. "Why Runs Away My Love?" by Michael East  Click here for the Pdf file --- Click here for the WAVE File
  5. "The Parting Glass" Trad. arr. Spellsinger Click here for the Pdf file ---

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Previous Years

Estrella War - CE 2016


Come and Singeth! The 2016 Known World Choir has begun.....we are beginning with a brand new theme, although you may already be familiar with it: Love and Spirits" (hmm...sounds like an SCA event to me....)
Rehearsals are every 1st and 3rd Mondays at our A & S nights: At 6:30 p.m. Bible Baptist Church, 2320 N. 7th St., Phoenix The following 6 songs are the selections for this year.
  • Follow Me
  • Toss the Pot
  • Dindirin
  • So Trinken
  • Since First I Saw Your Face Edit
  • Parting Glass Score

Zip file with the PDF files of the sheet music Click here to download


Estrella War - CE 2015



Estrella War - CE 2014


I am pleased to announce that the Estrella Known World Choir is being revived in time for the 2014 event!  The selections to be performed are a variety of period favorites:

  • Sing We & Chant It;
  • Pastime With Good Company;
  • Tanzen und Springen;
  • Sumer is acumen in;  and
  • There Were Three Ravens.

  • Please check the "Barony of Atenveldt " group on Facebook or the Yahoo Group "Estrella Known World Choir" for news and updates to the practice sheets and MP3s.  The sheet music, practice sheets and mp3's can also be found via the links on the bottom half of this page. The practices at Estrella War will be Wednesday through Saturday from 12 noon until 2 p.m. All adults and experienced youth singers (12 and up) are welcome!  We will be performing on Saturday...the time TBA!

    In Service,
    Lord Thome Spyle Synger

    Webministers note:
    The various midi, mps's and sheet music PDFs can be found at the following links. Right mouse click and select "save link as" to your computer. The MP3 file is the largest one at 17mb compressed (Sing we and Chant it).
    The following PDF is an addendum for Sumer Is Icumen In and Tanzen und Springen. Click here for the pdf file

    Files zipped by file type
    • Zip file with the PDF files of the sheet music -> Click here
    • Zip file with the midi files of the  music -> Click here
    • Zip file with the mp3 files of the music -> Click here

    Files zipped by song name