La Folie Vivaldi!

Release Date: 2/24/2009
Label: Naive
Catalog Number: V5138
Composer: Antonio Vivaldi
Number of Discs: 2

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Notes and Editorial Reviews
"The two CDs present a generous range of some excellent performances. When I first turned on Summer from The Four Seasons, I was amazed by the earth-shattering intensity of Europa Galante's rendition under Fabio Biondi."

-- Dominic McHugh, Musical Criticism.com
Works on This Recording
1. Concertos (4) for Violin, Op. 8 no 1-4 "Four seasons" by Antonio Vivaldi
Conductor: Fabio Biondi
Orchestra/Ensemble: Europa Galante
Period: Baroque
Written: 1725 ; Venice, Italy
2. Concerto for Flute in G minor, Op. 10 no 2/RV 439 "La notte" by Antonio Vivaldi
Period: Baroque
Written: circa 1728 ; Venice, Italy
3. L'Olimpiade, RV 725: Aria(s) by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer: Sara Mingardo (Alto)
Orchestra/Ensemble: Concerto Italiano
Period: Baroque
Written: 1734 ; Venice, Italy
4. Orlando furioso, RV 728: Aria(s) by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer: Lorenzo Regazzo (Bass), Jennifer Larmore (Mezzo Soprano), Marie-Nicole Lemieux (Alto), Philippe Jaroussky (Countertenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble: Ensemble Matheus
Period: Baroque
Written: 1727 ; Venice, Italy
5. Juditha triumphans, RV 644: Excerpt(s) by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer: Magdalena Kozená (Mezzo Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble: Academia Montis Regalis
6. La verità in cimento, RV 739: Excerpt(s) by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer: Gemma Bertagnolli (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble: Mateus Baroque Ensemble
Period: Baroque
Written: 1720 ; Venice, Italy
8. Griselda, RV 718: Excerpt(s) by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer: Philippe Jaroussky (Countertenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble: Ensemble Matheus
Period: Baroque
Written: 1735 ; Venice, Italy
9. Griselda, RV 718: Excerpt(s) by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer: Philippe Jaroussky (Countertenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble: Ensemble Matheus
Period: Baroque
Written: 1735 ; Venice, Italy
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