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Purple Classics Presents: Unicorns & Castles – Medieval & Renaissance Music


Release Date: 06/17/2016 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8578338   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  AnonymousAlfonso X El Sabio GroupGuiraut RiquierPeire Cardenal,   ... 
Performer:  Peter RabanserBernhard LandauerEric MentzelCarmen Cano,   ... 
Conductor:  Michael PoschMarco AmbrosiniAndreas EdlundSven Berger,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble UnicornEnsemble Oni WytarsConvivium Musicum Gothenburgense,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Naxos, the world's leading classical music group, supports the Alzheimer's Association with the release of the Purple Classics series. Each release in this new series of 10 recordings features approximately 2 hours of classical music on 2 CDs. For every CD sold through June 23, 2017, Naxos will donate $.50 to the Alzheimer's Association, with a minimum donation of $25,000,to advance their efforts in Alzheimer's care, support and research. Naxos, the world's leading classical music group, supports the Alzheimer's Association with the release of the Purple Classics series. Each release in this new series of 10 recordings features approximately 2 hours of classical music on 2 CDs. For every CD sold through June 23, 2017, Naxos will donate $.50 to the Alzheimer's Association, with a minimum donation of $25,000,to advance their efforts in Alzheimer's care, support and research. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Saltarello No. 1 (GB-LBl Add.29987) by Anonymous
Conductor:  Michael Posch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Unicorn
Period: Medieval 
Written: 1340-1400 
2.
Parlamento by Anonymous
Conductor:  Michael Posch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Unicorn
Period: Medieval 
Written: 14th Century; Italy 
3.
Carmina burana: no 200, Bache bene venies by Anonymous
Performer:  Peter Rabanser (Tenor), Bernhard Landauer (Countertenor), Eric Mentzel (Voice)
Conductor:  Michael Posch,  Marco Ambrosini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Unicorn,  Ensemble Oni Wytars
Period: Medieval 
4.
Carmina burana: no 179, Tempus est jocundum by Anonymous
Performer:  Eric Mentzel (Voice), Bernhard Landauer (Countertenor)
Conductor:  Michael Posch,  Marco Ambrosini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Unicorn,  Ensemble Oni Wytars
Period: Medieval 
Written: France 
5.
Lamento di Tristano & La Rotta by Anonymous
Conductor:  Michael Posch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Unicorn
6.
Cantigas de Santa Maria: No. 259, Santa Maria punna d'alvir by Alfonso X El Sabio Group
Conductor:  Michael Posch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Unicorn
7.
A la nana by Anonymous
Performer:  Carmen Cano (Mezzo Soprano), Riccardo Delfino (Harp)
Period: Medieval 
8.
Humils, forfaitz, repres e penedens by Guiraut Riquier
Performer:  Maria D. Lafitte (Voice), Riccardo Delfino (Gothic Harp)
Period: Medieval 
Written: 1273; Provence, France 
9.
Bujo by Peire Cardenal
Performer:  Peter Rabanser (Bagpipe)
10.
Llibre Vermell de Montserrat: Stella splendens by Anonymous
Performer:  Belinda Sykes (Voice)
Conductor:  Marco Ambrosini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Oni Wytars
Period: Medieval 
Written: 14th Century; Spain 
11.
Laudario di Cortona: Fa mi cantar l'amor di la beata by Anonymous
Performer:  Jeremy Avis (Voice), Belinda Sykes (Voice)
Conductor:  Marco Ambrosini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Oni Wytars
Period: Medieval 
Written: 13th Century; Cortona 
12.
Biance flour by Anonymous
Conductor:  Michael Posch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Unicorn
13.
Saltarello No 4 by Anonymous
Conductor:  Michael Posch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Unicorn
14.
Ronde IV - I - VI by Anonymous
Conductor:  Andreas Edlund,  Sven Berger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Convivium Musicum Gothenburgense
15.
Den hoboecken dans by Anonymous
Conductor:  Andreas Edlund,  Sven Berger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Convivium Musicum Gothenburgense
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; Flanders, Belgium 
16.
Allemande by Anonymous
Conductor:  Andreas Edlund,  Sven Berger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Convivium Musicum Gothenburgense
Period: Baroque 
Written: 17th Century; Dresden, Germany 
17.
Ronde III - Ronde IV by Anonymous
Conductor:  Andreas Edlund,  Sven Berger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Convivium Musicum Gothenburgense
18.
Greensleeves by Henry VIII
Performer:  John Peel (Lute)
Period: Renaissance 
19.
Estampie by Anonymous
Performer:  Susan Marshall (Fiddle), Graham Derrick (Percussion)
Period: Medieval 
Written: France 
20.
The Green Man by Anonymous
Conductor:  Graham Derrick
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Estampie
21.
Under the Greenwood Tree by Anonymous
Performer:  Susan Marshall (Fiddle)
Period: 20th Century 
22.
Nottingham Castle by Anonymous
Conductor:  Graham Derrick
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Estampie
23.
Green Goose Fair by Anonymous
Conductor:  Graham Derrick
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Estampie
24.
Greensleeves by Henry VIII
Performer:  Deborah Catterall (Voice)
Conductor:  Graham Derrick
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Estampie
Period: Renaissance 
25.
Dinaresade by Traditional
Performer:  Ellen Santaniello (Voice)
Conductor:  Michael Posch,  Marco Ambrosini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Unicorn,  Ensemble Oni Wytars
26.
Quinte Estampie real by Traditional
Conductor:  Michael Posch,  Marco Ambrosini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Unicorn,  Ensemble Oni Wytars
Period: Medieval 
Written: 13th Century; France 
27.
Mevlana by Traditional
Conductor:  Michael Posch,  Marco Ambrosini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Unicorn,  Ensemble Oni Wytars
28.
Isabella by Anonymous
Conductor:  Michael Posch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Unicorn
Period: Medieval 
Written: 14th Century; Italy 

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