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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.