Monteverdi: Il pianto della Madonna / La Compagnia del Madrigale

Release Date: 3/25/2016
Label: Glossa
Catalog Number: GCD922805
Orchestra/Ensemble: La Compagnia del Madrigale
Number of Discs: 1

Physical Format:

CD
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$18.99
Notes and Editorial Reviews
This release from La Compagnia del Madrigale contains a collection of religious compositions by Claudio Monteverdi. These pieces are sung in a unique polyphonic style, prepared especially for La Compagnia del Madrigale. Marco Bizzarini provides the booklet essay for this album, and shows his deep understanding of the interplay of music and words in Italian compositions during Monteverdi’s time.
Works on This Recording
1. Selva morale e spirituale: Pianto della Madonna by Claudio Monteverdi
Orchestra/Ensemble: La Compagnia del Madrigale
Period: Baroque
Written: 1641 ;
2. Selva morale e spirituale: E questa vita un lampo by Claudio Monteverdi
Orchestra/Ensemble: La Compagnia del Madrigale
Period: Baroque
Written: by 1640 ; Italy
3. Madrigals, Book 5: Era l'anima mia già presso a l'ultim' hore by Claudio Monteverdi
Orchestra/Ensemble: La Compagnia del Madrigale
Period: Baroque
Written: by 1605 ; Mantua, Italy
4. Madrigals, Book 4: Io mi son giovinetta by Claudio Monteverdi
Orchestra/Ensemble: La Compagnia del Madrigale
Period: Baroque
Written: by 1603 ; Mantua, Italy
5. Fiori musicali di diverse compositioni: no 18, Toccata avanti la Messa degli Apostoli by Girolamo Frescobaldi
Performer: Luca Guglielmi (Organ)
Period: Baroque
6. Domine, ne in furore by Claudio Monteverdi
Performer: Luca Guglielmi (Organ)
Orchestra/Ensemble: La Compagnia del Madrigale
Period: Baroque
Written: by 1620 ; Italy
7. Christe, adormus te by Claudio Monteverdi
Performer: Luca Guglielmi (Organ)
Orchestra/Ensemble: La Compagnia del Madrigale
Period: Baroque
Written: by 1620 ; Italy
8. Cantate Domino by Claudio Monteverdi
Performer: Luca Guglielmi (Organ)
Orchestra/Ensemble: La Compagnia del Madrigale
Period: Baroque
9. Madrigals, Book 5: Ecco Silvio by Claudio Monteverdi
Orchestra/Ensemble: La Compagnia del Madrigale
Period: Baroque
Written: by 1605 ; Italy
10. Adoramus te, Christe by Claudio Monteverdi
Performer: Luca Guglielmi (Organ)
Orchestra/Ensemble: La Compagnia del Madrigale
Written: pub 1620 ;
11. Laetaniae della beata vergine by Claudio Monteverdi
Performer: Marta Graziolino (Harp ), Luca Guglielmi (Organ)
Orchestra/Ensemble: La Compagnia del Madrigale
Period: Baroque
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