July 2018

#18-32 (07/30/18)

Instrumental Elizabethans

John Dowland in consort, William Byrd and John Bull, and a look at the “Elizabethan Avant Garde."

Composer: William Mundy, Picforth, John Taverner, Edward Blankes, Philip Van Wilder, Robert Parsons, Christopher Tye, William Byrd (c.1540-1623), Mallorie, Jacquet de Berchem, Brewster, Clément Janequin, Osbert Parsley, John Sheppard, Clement Woodcock, Jacobus Clemens non Papa, Thomas Tallis, Nicholas Strogers, Philip Van Wilder, Giovanni Croce, Dr. John Bull (c.1562-1628), Orlando Gibbons (c.1583-1625), John Dowland ,

CD Info: CD FCR912, Carpe Diem CD 16298, CD ACD2 2761.



#18-31 (07/23/18)

A Renaissance Century

New recordings of Ockeghem, music for the Virgin Mary, and the rarely-heard Sebastian de Vivanco.

Composer: Guillaume de MACHAUT (c.1300-1377), Jacobus GALLUS ? (c.1550-1591), Guillaume DUFAY c.1397-1474), Pierre de la RUE (c.1460-1518), Giovanni Pierluigi da PALESTRINA (1525-1594), Juan de IRIBARREN (1699-1767), Adam MICHNA (c.1600-1676), Tomas Luis de VICTORIA (1548-1611), Josquin DESPREZ (c.1445- 1521), Johannes Ockeghem, Sebastián de Vivanco (c.1551-1622)

CD Info: CD KL1412, CD RIC 131, CD CDA68257



#18-30 (07/16/18)

Italian Roots of the Baroque, continued

The inspiration from the humanistic circle of Galileo’s father (including his brother’s own lute work), and harpsichord composers inspired by the new humanism.

Composer: Francesco da Milano, Johannes Matelart, Bernardo Monzino, Vincenzo Galilei, Simone Molinaro, Pietro Paolo Melii, Girolamo Kapsberger, Girolamo Frescobaldi (1583-1643), Tarquinio Merula (c.1594-1665), Giovanni Picchi (fl.1575-1630), Michelangelo Rossi (1601/2-56), Bernardo Storace (1637-1707), Gregorio Strozzi (c.1615-a.1687), Michelagnolo Galilei (1575–1631)

CD Info: CD MVC 011/035, CD SRCD-1020, CD RAM1306.



#18-29 (07/09/18)

A Polish Rosary

We know little of the early Baroque Polish master Mikolaj Zielenski, but his ravishing setting of the mysteries of the Rosary is newly-recorded, and we hear it this week.

Composer: Mikolaj Zielenski (1560-1620),

CD Info: CDX 71401-6,



#18-28 (07/02/18)

Musica Nova: Harmonie des Nations

This time, Jordi Savall and Hesperion XXI in a live performance as Volume 11 of their Consort Music series.

Composer: Hieronimus Parabosco, Giovanni Battista, Andrea Gabrieli, John Dowland, Orlando Gibbons, William Brade , Samuel Scheidt, Biagio Marini, Giovanni Legrenzi, Marc-Antoine Charpentier, Pedro de San Lorenzo, Pedro de Araujo, Joan Cabanilles

CD Info: CD AVSA9926





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