Duetti e terzetti italiani, La Risonanza, dir. Fabio Bonizzoni, Glossa GCD 921517 (2015)
Georg Friedrich Handel (1685-1759)
Quel fior che all’alba ride (HWV 200)
Giù nei tartarei regni (HWV 187)
Quando in calma ride il mare (HWV 191)
Amor gioie mi porge (HWV 180)
Caro autor di mia doglia (HWV 182)

Read more ...

Un solo camino. Harp music from Latin America, Lincoln Almada harp, Fra Bernardo FB 1211132 (2015)

The harp and the guitar arrived in Latin America in the beginning of the 1600s in the hands of the Jesuits who used music as a tool for evangelism. Since then, European music tradition combined with the already existing rhythms and musical traditions, both native, European and African.

Read more ...

Violino. Austrian violin music around 1680, Veronika Skuplik violin, Evangelina Mascardi lute,
Fra Bernardo FB 1405799 (2014)
Klagenfurt MS 73

Anonymus ca. 1680
Suite a violino solo in A
Suite a violino solo in d

Read more ...

Lachrimae or Seven Tears, Gambe di Legno, FB 1303072 (2013)

John Dowland (1563 – 1626)
Lachrimae or seven teares
To the most Graciovs and Sacred Princesse Anna Qveene of England, Scotland, France, and Jreland.
Since I had accesse to your Highnesse at VVinchester, (most gracious Queene) I haue beene twice vnder sayle for Denmarke…

Read more ...

C. Monteverdi, Salve Regina, Ensemble Il Pegaso, dir. Maurizio Croci, Brilliant Classic 94286 (2012)

Regina Caeli a due tenori e basso (Salve Regine del Sig. Claudio Monteverde)
Aria detta ‘La Frescobalda’ – Monicha – Balletto (Paris autograph / Balletto from I Libro di Toccate, 1637)
Salve Regina a due tenori e basso (Salve Regine del Sig. Claudio Monteverde)
Toccata (Paris autograph)

Read more ...

G.B. Buonamente, L'è tanto tempo ormai, Heliantus Ensemble, Brilliant, 94478 (2012)

Italian composer Giovanni Battista Buonamente, a member of the Franciscan order, gained renown throughout Europe as a violinist, singer and choirmaster. He began his career as the Gonzaga court in Mantua, later becoming a chamber musician at the Viennese court of Ferdinand II

Read more ...

Rorate coeli. Music for Advent and Christmas in Baroque Prague, Collegium Marianum, Supraphon 4002-2 231 (2009)

Music from Eighteenth Century Prague Jan Dismas Zelenka, Johann Friedrich Fasch, Vaclav Karel Rovensky, Antonio Caldara, Antonin Reichenauer

Read more ...

Jan Josef Ignac Brentner, Concertos & Arias, Collegium Marianum, Supraphon SU 3970-2 231 (2009)

Music from XVIII Century Prague by Simon Brixi and Jan Josef Ignac Brentner
Concerto III. in B flat major (Horae pomeridianae), Op. 4
Concerto I. in G minor (Horae pomeridianae), Op. 4
Aria XII. (Harmonica dudecatometria ecclesiastica), Op. 1

Read more ...