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Parle qui veut: Moralizing Songs of the Middle Ages / Sollazzo Ensemble


Release Date: 10/13/2017 
Label:  Linn Records   Catalog #: 529  
Composer:  Niccolò da PerugiaGiovanni da FirenzeFrancesco LandiniAndrea da Firenze,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sollazzo Ensemble
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

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ollazzo Ensemble makes its recording debut following its prize-winning performance at the highly respected biennial York Early Music International Young Artists Competition. Comprising sopranos Perrine Devillers and Yukie Sato, tenor Vivien Simon, medieval fiddles Anna Danilevskaia and Sophia Danilevskaia, and harpist Vincent Kibildis, this vibrant young ensemble offers a fresh perspective on mediaeval repertoire. On Parle qui veut the performers embrace the exuberant style of flourishing melodies which was fashionable in the north of Italy in the fourteenth century. In contrast, a different kind of expressivity is required for the sober and succinct aesthetic of the
Read more works with French provenance. Sollazzo creates a pure, bright sound, enhanced by the songs’ incredibly open textures and the use of the rarely heard Pythagorean temperament. All in all, this represents a remarkable debut. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Il megli' e pur tacere by Niccolò da Perugia
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sollazzo Ensemble
2.
Angnel son biancho by Giovanni da Firenze
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sollazzo Ensemble
3.
Musica son / Già furon / Ciascun vuoli by Francesco Landini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sollazzo Ensemble
Period: Medieval 
Written: 13th Century; Italy 
4.
Dal traditor by Andrea da Firenze
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sollazzo Ensemble
5.
Va, Fortune by Anonymous
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sollazzo Ensemble
6.
Le basile by Solage
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sollazzo Ensemble
Period: Medieval 
Written: 14th Century; France 
7.
Hont paur by Anonymous
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sollazzo Ensemble
8.
Parle qui veut by Anonymous
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sollazzo Ensemble
9.
Pour che que je ne puis by Anonymous
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sollazzo Ensemble
10.
Perchè vendetta, ballata by Paolo da Firenze
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sollazzo Ensemble
Period: Medieval 
11.
O pensieri vani by Anonymous
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sollazzo Ensemble
12.
Cacciando per gustar / Ai cinci, ai toppi by Antonio Zacara da Teramo
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sollazzo Ensemble

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