BEAUTY OF MONTEVERDI

THE BEAUTY OF MONTEVERDI

Int. Release 31 Mar. 2017
2 CDs
0289 479 7193 1


Track List

CD 1: The Beauty Of Monteverdi

Claudio Monteverdi (1567 - 1643)
L'Orfeo, SV 318

Prologo

1.
0:00
1:36

English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner

Vespro della Beata Vergine, SV 206

English Baroque Soloists, His Majesties Sagbutts and Cornetts, John Eliot Gardiner, The Monteverdi Choir

Mark Tucker, Nigel Robson, Sandro Naglia, English Baroque Soloists, His Majesties Sagbutts and Cornetts, John Eliot Gardiner, Jakob Lindberg, David Miller, Christopher Wilson

English Baroque Soloists, His Majesties Sagbutts and Cornetts, John Eliot Gardiner, The Monteverdi Choir

Marinella Pennicchi, Ann Monoyios, English Baroque Soloists, His Majesties Sagbutts and Cornetts, John Eliot Gardiner, Jakob Lindberg, David Miller

L'Orfeo, SV 318

Act 1

Anthony Rolfe Johnson, Julianne Baird, English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner, The Monteverdi Choir

Act 2

Anthony Rolfe Johnson, John Eliot Gardiner, English Baroque Soloists

Mark Tucker, Nigel Robson, English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner, The Monteverdi Choir

Act 4

Anthony Rolfe Johnson, John Tomlinson, English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner

Julianne Baird, Howard Milner, Anthony Rolfe Johnson, English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner

Act 5

11.
0:00
1:13

English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner

Scherzi musicali, cioè arie, et madrigali in stil recitativo

Magdalena Kozená, Anna Prohaska, La Cetra Barockorchester Basel, Andrea Marcon

Madrigali guerrieri, et amorosi

Magdalena Kozená, Jakob Pilgram, Michael Feyfar, Luca Tittoto, La Cetra Barockorchester Basel, Andrea Marcon

Quarto libro de madrigali

Joseph Cornwell, The Consort of Musicke, Anthony Rooley

Madrigals, Book 7

Emma Kirkby, Judith Nelson, David Thomas, The Consort of Musicke

Messa, salmi concertati e parte da capella, et letanie della B. V.

Susan Hemington Jones, Tessa Bonner, Charles Daniels, Andrew Tusa, Peter Harvey, Jonathan Best, Gabrieli Players, Paul McCreesh, Gabrieli Consort

L'incoronazione di Poppea, SV 308

Act 3

Magdalena Kozená, Anna Prohaska, La Cetra Barockorchester Basel, Andrea Marcon

Total Playing Time 1:08:25

CD 2: The Beauty Of Monteverdi

Claudio Monteverdi (1567 - 1643)
Selva morale e spirituale

Susan Hemington Jones, Tessa Bonner, Charles Daniels, Angus Smith, Jonathan Best, Gabrieli Players, Paul McCreesh, Gabrieli Consort

Angus Smith, Gabrieli Players, Paul McCreesh, Gabrieli Consort

Anne Sofie von Otter, Jakob Lindberg

Madrigals, Book 9

Ian Partridge, Nigel Rogers, Christopher Keyte, Colin Tilney, Werner Kauffmann, Jürgen Jürgens, The Monteverdi Choir

Madrigals, Book 9

Emma Kirkby, Judith Nelson, Poppy Holden, The Consort of Musicke

L'incoronazione di Poppea, SV 308

Act 2

Bernarda Fink, English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner

Constanze Backes, Marinella Pennicchi, English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner

Act 3

Marinella Pennicchi, Catherine Bott, Constanze Backes, Bernarda Fink, Anne Sofie von Otter, Sylvia McNair, Dana Hanchard, English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner

Quinto Libro dei Madrigali

The Consort of Musicke

Selva morale e spirituale

Charles Pott, Gabrieli Players, Paul McCreesh, Gabrieli Consort

Magdalena Kozená, Private Musicke, Pierre Pitzl

Vespro della Beata Vergine, SV 206

Edited by Paul McCreesh

Joseph Cornwell, Gabrieli Players, Paul McCreesh, Gabrieli Consort

Gabrieli Players, Paul McCreesh, Gabrieli Consort

Total Playing Time 1:10:56

. . . the singing is very fine, and the solos by Anne Sofie von Otter and Magdalena Kozená alone are worth the price of admission.