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L'organo della Cattedrale di Cremona / Caporali


Release Date: 08/04/2017 
Label:  Mvc   Catalog #: 5015  
Composer:  Marc' Antonio IngegneriGermano PallavicinoTarquinio MerulaNicolo Corradini,   ... 
Performer:  Fausto Caporali
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Organist and composer Fausto Caporali, organist in Cremona’s Cathedral, presents this release of music by composers who were also organists and “Maestri di Cappella” in Cremona’s Cathedral from the Sixteenth century onward. All of the music is played on the magnificent Mascioni organ in Cremona’s Cathedral, and several of these works are receiving here their world premiere recordings. Fausto Caporali received his diploma in Organ and Organ Composition in 1981 at the Giuseppe Verdi Conservatory in Milan where he studied with Gianfranco Spinelli, and in 1983 he attained the title of Maestro of Gregorian Chant at the Pontificio Instituto Ambrosiano di Musica Sacra. He was a prize-winner at the Competition of Organ Improvisation of Biarritz in Read more 1995 and 1997 and a semi-finalist at the International Competition of Improvisation in Harlem in 1996. As a composer he has to his credit Third Prize at the AGIMUS Competition in Varenna in 1996. He is a writer of sacred cantatas, concerti and chamber music all of which have been successful with audiences and critics alike. He is active as a solo performer and accompanist of vocal and instrumental groups. He has performed in Germany, France, Switzerland, England, Lithuania, and has recorded for Prominence, Syrius, MV, and Fugatto. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Canzone francese by Marc' Antonio Ingegneri
Performer:  Fausto Caporali (Organ)
Period: Renaissance 
Written: Italy 
2.
Fantasia "La loda" by Germano Pallavicino
Performer:  Fausto Caporali (Organ)
Period: Renaissance 
Written: Italy 
3.
Toccata del secondo tono by Tarquinio Merula
Performer:  Fausto Caporali (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 17th Century; Italy 
4.
Intonazione cromatica by Tarquinio Merula
Performer:  Fausto Caporali (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: Italy 
5.
Ricercar del IX tuono by Nicolo Corradini
Performer:  Fausto Caporali (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: Italy 
6.
Sonata I for Organ by Giuseppe Gonelli
Performer:  Fausto Caporali (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: Italy 
7.
Allegro con Violoncello e cornetti by Pietro Chiarini
Performer:  Fausto Caporali (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: Italy 
8.
Allegro for Organ by Jacopo Antonio Arighi
Performer:  Fausto Caporali (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: Italy 
9.
Sonata for Organ by Gianfrancesco Poffa
Performer:  Fausto Caporali (Organ)
Period: Classical 
Written: Italy 
10.
Suonata for Organ No. 5 by Girolamo Barbieri
Performer:  Fausto Caporali (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Italy 
11.
Preziosa: Sinfonia by Ruggero Manna
Performer:  Fausto Caporali (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Italy 
12.
Inno for Organ by don Cesare Paloschi
Performer:  Fausto Caporali (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Italy 
13.
Versetto per il Gloria in D major by Vincenzo Petrali
Performer:  Fausto Caporali (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Italy 
14.
Marcia "Gaudete" by Federico Caudana
Performer:  Fausto Caporali (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Italy 
15.
Mater amabilis by Federico Caudana
Performer:  Fausto Caporali (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Italy 
16.
Victimae Paschali by don Dante Caifa
Performer:  Fausto Caporali (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Italy 
17.
Variazioni super "Lumen gentium" by Fausto Caporali
Performer:  Fausto Caporali (Organ)
Period: Contemporary 
Written: Italy 

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