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Lamento / Romina Basso


Release Date: 07/29/2014 
Label:  Naive   Catalog #: 5390  
Composer:  Luigi RossiDarius MilhaudGiacomo CarissimiBarbara Strozzi,   ... 
Performer:  Romina Basso
Conductor:  Markellos Chryssicos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Latinitas Nostra
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

This is the first recital recording of mezzo-soprano Romina Basso, yet one of the most touching and outstanding baroque singers of our time. Recorded in Athens with the Greek musicians of Latinitas Notra ensemble and led by Markellos Chryssicos, this striking album offers incandescent and quite unique performances of Italian baroque masterpieces that are among the most heart-wrenchin musical pieces of all time: Monteverdi’s Lamento d’Arianna, Rossi’s Lamento della regina di Svezia, Strozzi’s Lagrime mie, Provenzale’s Squarciato appena avea... This is the first recital recording of mezzo-soprano Romina Basso, yet one of the most touching and outstanding baroque singers of our time. Recorded in Athens with the Greek musicians of Latinitas Notra ensemble and led by Markellos Chryssicos, this striking album offers incandescent and quite unique performances of Italian baroque masterpieces that are among the most heart-wrenchin musical pieces of all time: Monteverdi’s Lamento d’Arianna, Rossi’s Lamento della regina di Svezia, Strozzi’s Lagrime mie, Provenzale’s Squarciato appena avea... Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Lamento della Regina di Svezia by Luigi Rossi
Performer:  Romina Basso (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Markellos Chryssicos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Latinitas Nostra
2.
Ferma lascia ch'io parli "Il lamento di Maria de Scozia" by Giacomo Carissimi
Performer:  Romina Basso (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Markellos Chryssicos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Latinitas Nostra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 17th Century; Italy 
3.
Lagrime mie by Barbara Strozzi
Performer:  Romina Basso (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Markellos Chryssicos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Latinitas Nostra
4.
Il primo libro di capricci fatti sopra diversi soggetti et arie in partitura: no 9, Di durezze by Girolamo Frescobaldi
Conductor:  Markellos Chryssicos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Latinitas Nostra
Period: Baroque 
5.
Madrigals, Book 6: Lasciatemi morire "Lamento d'Arianna a 5" - Lasciatemi morire by Claudio Monteverdi
Performer:  Romina Basso (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Markellos Chryssicos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Latinitas Nostra
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1614; Italy 
6.
Squarciato appena havea by Francesco Provenzale
Performer:  Romina Basso (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Markellos Chryssicos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Latinitas Nostra
Period: Baroque 

Sound Samples

Toccata seconda arpeggiata - Lamento della Regina de Svezia
Lamento in morte di Maria Stuarda
Diporti di Euterpe, Op. 7: Lagrime mie
Capriccio di Durezze - Lamento d'Arianna
Squarciato appena havea

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