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Vivaldi! / Sandrine Piau

Vivaldi / Piau / Lemieux / Ensemble Matheus
Release Date: 08/31/2010 
Label:  Naive   Catalog #: 30508   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Sandrine Piau
Conductor:  Jean-Christophe SpinosiOttavio DantoneFederico Maria Sardelli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble MatheusAccademia BizantinaModo Antiquo Ensemble
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

For the first time, this special project gathers together the most beautiful Vivaldi arias recorded by Sandrine Piau since 2005. Each of the recordings from which excerpts are featured on this CD were big hits at the time of their release: the operas La fida ninfa, Atenaide, the sacred music recording In furore or the anthology Arie d’Opera. Sandrine Piau has turned out to be one of the most-acclaimed sopranos of the time. The cast also includes some prestigious names such as Marie-Nicole Lemieux, Philippe Jaroussky, Ottavio Dantone and Jean-Christophe Spinosi. For the first time, this special project gathers together the most beautiful Vivaldi arias recorded by Sandrine Piau since 2005. Each of the recordings from which excerpts are featured on this CD were big hits at the time of their release: the operas La fida ninfa, Atenaide, the sacred music recording In furore or the anthology Arie d’Opera. Sandrine Piau has turned out to be one of the most-acclaimed sopranos of the time. The cast also includes some prestigious names such as Marie-Nicole Lemieux, Philippe Jaroussky, Ottavio Dantone and Jean-Christophe Spinosi. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. La fida ninfa, RV 714: Alma oppressa by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Sandrine Piau (Soprano)
Conductor:  Jean-Christophe Spinosi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Matheus
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1732; Venice, Italy 
2. In furore giustissimae irae in C minor, RV 626: In furore giustissimae irae by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Sandrine Piau (Soprano)
Conductor:  Ottavio Dantone
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Accademia Bizantina
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1742; Venice, Italy 
3. La fida ninfa, RV 714: Dalla gioia e dall’amore by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Sandrine Piau (Soprano)
Conductor:  Jean-Christophe Spinosi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Matheus
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1732; Venice, Italy 
4. La fida ninfa, RV 714: Il mio core by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Sandrine Piau (Soprano)
Conductor:  Jean-Christophe Spinosi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Matheus
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1732; Venice, Italy 
5. La Candace, o siano Li veri amici, RV 704: Usignoli che piangete by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Sandrine Piau (Soprano)
Conductor:  Federico Maria Sardelli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Modo Antiquo Ensemble
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1720; Mantua, Italy 
6. La Candace, o siano Li veri amici, RV 704: Certo timor ch'ho in petto by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Sandrine Piau (Soprano)
Conductor:  Federico Maria Sardelli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Modo Antiquo Ensemble
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1720; Mantua, Italy 
7. La Candace, o siano Li veri amici, RV 704: Anima del cor mio by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Sandrine Piau (Soprano)
Conductor:  Federico Maria Sardelli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Modo Antiquo Ensemble
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1720; Mantua, Italy 
8. Ercole sul Termodonte, RV 710: Zefiretti che sussurate by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Sandrine Piau (Soprano)
Conductor:  Federico Maria Sardelli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Modo Antiquo Ensemble
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1723; Rome, Italy 
9. Laudate pueri Dominum in G major, RV 601: A solis ortu by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Sandrine Piau (Soprano)
Conductor:  Ottavio Dantone
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Accademia Bizantina
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1730; Venice, Italy 
10. Laudate pueri Dominum in G major, RV 601: Gloria Patri et Filio by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Sandrine Piau (Soprano)
Conductor:  Ottavio Dantone
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Accademia Bizantina
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1730; Venice, Italy 
11. La fida ninfa, RV 714: Cosi sugl' occhi miei by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Sandrine Piau (Soprano)
Conductor:  Jean-Christophe Spinosi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Matheus
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1732; Venice, Italy 
12. La fida ninfa, RV 714: S'egli è ver by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Sandrine Piau (Soprano)
Conductor:  Jean-Christophe Spinosi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Matheus
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1732; Venice, Italy 
13. La Silvia, Rv 734: Quell'augellin by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Sandrine Piau (Soprano)
Conductor:  Federico Maria Sardelli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Modo Antiquo Ensemble
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1721; Milan, Italy 
14. L'Atenaide, RV 702: Della rubella by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Sandrine Piau (Soprano)
Conductor:  Federico Maria Sardelli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Modo Antiquo Ensemble
15. L'Atenaide, RV 702: In bosco romito by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Sandrine Piau (Soprano)
Conductor:  Federico Maria Sardelli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Modo Antiquo Ensemble
16. In furore giustissimae irae in C minor, RV 626: Tunc meus fletus by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Sandrine Piau (Soprano)
Conductor:  Ottavio Dantone
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Accademia Bizantina
Period: Baroque 
Written: Italy 
17. In furore giustissimae irae in C minor, RV 626: Alleluia by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Sandrine Piau (Soprano)
Conductor:  Ottavio Dantone
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Accademia Bizantina
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1742; Italy 
18. L'Atenaide, RV 702: Son colpevole a’ tuoi lumi by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Sandrine Piau (Soprano)
Conductor:  Federico Maria Sardelli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Modo Antiquo Ensemble

Sound Samples

La fida ninfa, RV 714: Act I: Alma oppressa da sorte crudele
In furore iustissimae irae, RV 626: Aria: In furore iustissimae irae
La fida ninfa, RV 714: Act III: Aria: Dalla gioia e dall' amore
La fida ninfa, RV 714: Act II: Aria: Il mio core, a chi la diede
Laudate pueri Dominum, RV 601, "Psalm 112": Gloria Patri et Filio et Spiritui sancto
La Candace, RV 704: Act III: Usignoli che piangete
La Candace, RV 704: Act I: Certo timor ch'ho in petto
L'Atenaide o sia Gli affeti generosi, RV 702: Act III: Aria: In bosco romito
La Candace, RV 704: Act II: Anima del cor mio
Se fide quanto belle, RV 749: No. 21. Zefiretti che sussurate
Laudate pueri Dominum, RV 601, "Psalm 112": A solis ortu usque ad occasum
La fida ninfa, RV 714: Act II: Quartet: Cosi, su gl'occhi miei?
La Silvia, RV 734: Act II: Aria: Quell'augellin
L'Atenaide o sia Gli affeti generosi, RV 702: Act I: Aria: Della rubella
In furore iustissimae irae, RV 626: Aria: Tunc meus fletus evadet laetus
In furore iustissimae irae, RV 626: Aria: Alleluia
L'Atenaide o sia Gli affeti generosi, RV 702: Act II: Aria: Son colpevole a'tuoi lumi
La fida ninfa, RV 714: Act I: Trio: S'egli e ver, ch la sua rota

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