David Hurley
Timothy Wayne-Wright
Paul Phoenix
Philip Lawson
Chris Gabbitas
Stephen Connolly
  22 February 2009

At a concert at Cathedral Church of the Advent in Birmingham, the Grammy-winning sextet gave an entertaining, at times hilarious account of the era through its street cries, tavern and hunting songs and personal intimacies. The program also reflected the British ensemble’ new directions — toward folk and popular music.