Estampie

Estampie

Medieval Folk Ethereal Mittelalter German
There are (at least) two different groups using this name: 2) Estampie is a medieval folk band from Germany, founded in 1985 by Syrah (Sigrid Hausen), Michael Popp, and Ernst Schwindl. The band took their name from a medieval dance. Estampie use a wide range of traditional instruments, including hammered dulcimers and various woodwind and stringed instruments. They write music in a primarily medieval style, but include some modern influences from pop, minimalism, and various traditions. More Info »

Top Albums

  • Signum
    Signum
  • Ondas
    Ondas
  • Fin Amor
    Fin Amor
  • Best Of Estampie (1986-2006)
    Best Of Estampie (1986-2006)
  • Crusaders in nomine domini
    Crusaders in nomine domini
  • Ludus Danielis
    Ludus Danielis
  • With Dances and Delight - Sixteenth Century Music from England and Abroad
    With Dances and Delight - Sixteenth Century Music from England and Abroad
  • Ave Maris Stella
    Ave Maris Stella
  • Materia Mystica
    Materia Mystica

Estampie. Artist Bio

There are (at least) two different groups using this name:

2) Estampie is a medieval folk band from Germany, founded in 1985 by Syrah (Sigrid Hausen), Michael Popp, and Ernst Schwindl. The band took their name from a medieval dance. Estampie use a wide range of traditional instruments, including hammered dulcimers and various woodwind and stringed instruments. They write music in a primarily medieval style, but include some modern influences from pop, minimalism, and various traditions.

2) Estampie is a British early music ensemble led by Graham Derrick, specialising in lively secular music from the Middle Ages and Renaissance, founded in 1983.

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