James Tyler

James Tyler

Real Name:
James Henry Tyler
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James Tyler (3 August 1940 – 23 November 2010) was an American lutenist, banjoist, guitarist, composer, musicologist, author, and teacher and has been featured on over 60 early music recordings.
As a lutenist, he performed and recorded with New York Pro Musica, and also toured and recorded as a banjoist in the 1960's with "Max Morath and the Original Rag Quartet". During the 1970s and 80s, he performed and recorded in London with Musica Reservata, the Consort of Musicke, the Julian Bream Consort and the Early Music Consort of London.
He founded his own ensemble, the "London Early Music Group" in 1977, which lasted until 1990. He composed music for BBC television productions of Shakespeare plays, and also made an appearance as a lutenist in the 1972 film, "Mary Queen of Scots".
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James Tyler Discography

Albums

ARP 1204S Max Morath With Jim Tyler* Max Morath With Jim Tyler* - The Entertainer(LP) Arpeggio (3) ARP 1204S Canada 1968 Sell This Version
Anthony Rooley - James Tyler Anthony Rooley - James Tyler - Renaissance Duets (Album) L'Oiseau-Lyre UK 1972 Sell This Version
SOL 336 Anthony Rooley, James Tyler Anthony Rooley, James Tyler - My Lute Awake!(LP) L'Oiseau-Lyre SOL 336 UK 1974 Sell This Version
5420 James Tyler Music for Merchants and Monarchs(LP, Album) Saga (5) 5420 UK 1975 Sell This Version
James Tyler Music Of The Renaissance Virtuosi (Album) Nonesuch UK 1976 Sell This Version
5438 James Tyler Music Of The Renaissance Virtuosi(LP) Saga (5) 5438 Germany 1976 Sell This Version
2533 407 James Bowman (2), James Tyler James Bowman (2), James Tyler - Songs In Shakespeare's Plays(LP) Archiv Produktion 2533 407 Germany 1978 Sell This Version
RL 25223 The London Early Music Group, James Tyler The London Early Music Group, James Tyler - With Pleasure And Delight (Musik Am Hofe Von Heinrich VII. Und Heinrich VIII.)(LP) RCA Red Seal RL 25223 Germany 1978 Sell This Version
DC 7181 James Tyler Ragtime(LP) Desto DC 7181 1979 Sell This Version
The London Early Music Group, James Tyler The London Early Music Group, James Tyler - La Mantovana - Italian Airs And Dances Of The Early Barroque Nonesuch Italy 1978 Sell This Version
SAGA 5479 James Tyler And Members Of The London Early Music Group* James Tyler And Members Of The London Early Music Group* - Elizabethan Social Music (English Consorts, Lute Duets And Solos)(LP, Album) Saga (5) SAGA 5479 UK 1981 Sell This Version
ZRG 923 The London Early Music Group, James Tyler The London Early Music Group, James Tyler - Italian Airs And Dances (1500-1540)(LP) Argo (2) ZRG 923 UK 1981 Sell This Version
E1 79109-1 The London Early Music Group, Francesco Cavalli, Luigi Rossi, Giacomo Carissimi, Claudio Monteverdi, James Tyler The London Early Music Group, Francesco Cavalli, Luigi Rossi, Giacomo Carissimi, Claudio Monteverdi, James Tyler - Seventeenth-Century Bel Canto: Arias & Cantatas By Monteverdi, Rossi, Cavalli, Carissimi, Realized & Directed By James Tyler(LP, Album) Nonesuch E1 79109-1 US 1985 Sell This Version
A66153 Glenda Simpson, Paul Elliott, Andrew King (5), London Early Music Group*, James Tyler Glenda Simpson, Paul Elliott, Andrew King (5), London Early Music Group*, James Tyler - 17th Century Bel Canto (Arias And Cantatas By Monteverdi, Cavalli, Rossi, Carissimi)(LP) Hyperion A66153 UK 1985 Sell This Version

Compilations

SKL 5266 James Tyler And The New Excelsior Talking Machine James Tyler And The New Excelsior Talking Machine - Selections By Scott Joplin, Eubie Blake, G.L. Lansing, Johannes Brahms And Others(LP, Comp) Decca SKL 5266 UK 1977 Sell This Version
6.48183 DM Anthony Rooley, James Tyler Anthony Rooley, James Tyler - Greensleeves - Lautenmusik der Renaissance(LP, Comp) Decca 6.48183 DM Germany 1981 Sell This Version