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A Portrait of Love - Music for the French Court / Trio Sonnerie


Release Date: 05/08/2001 
Label:  Harmonia Mundi   Catalog #: 3957081   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Marin MaraisFrançois CouperinMichel MonteclairLouis-Nicolas Clérambault
Performer:  Monica HuggettMitzi MeyersonSarah CunninghamNancy Argenta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sonnerie Trio
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 15 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Notes and Editorial Reviews

An exquisite program of chamber music composed for the delight and amusement of the King of France, Louis XIV. An exquisite program of chamber music composed for the delight and amusement of the King of France, Louis XIV. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
La gamme et autres morceaux de simphonie: La Sonnerie de Sainte Geneviève du Mont à Paris by Marin Marais
Performer:  Monica Huggett (Violin), Mitzi Meyerson (Harpsichord), Sarah Cunningham (Bass Viola da gamba)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sonnerie Trio
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1723; Paris, France 
2.
Les goûts réunis, ou Nouveaux concerts: no 9 in E major "Ritratto del'Amore" by François Couperin
Performer:  Monica Huggett (Violin), Sarah Cunningham (Bass Viola da gamba), Mitzi Meyerson (Harpsichord)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sonnerie Trio
3.
Pièces de clavecin, Book 3: Ordre 13 in B minor - Les folies françoises ou Les dominos by François Couperin
Performer:  Mitzi Meyerson (Harpsichord)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sonnerie Trio
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1722; Paris, France 
4.
La Mort de Didon by Michel Monteclair
Performer:  Sarah Cunningham (Bass Viola da gamba), Monica Huggett (Violin), Nancy Argenta (Soprano),
Mitzi Meyerson (Harpsichord)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sonnerie Trio
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1709; France 
Language: French 
5.
Pièces de viole, Book 4: Suite no 7 "d'un goût étranger" - Les fêtes champestres by Marin Marais
Performer:  Sarah Cunningham (Bass Viola da gamba), Mitzi Meyerson (Harpsichord)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sonnerie Trio
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1717; Paris, France 
6.
L'Amour, pique par une abeille by Louis-Nicolas Clérambault
Performer:  Mitzi Meyerson (Harpsichord), Nancy Argenta (Soprano), Monica Huggett (Violin),
Sarah Cunningham (Bass Viola da gamba)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sonnerie Trio
Period: Baroque 
Written: France 
Language: French 

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