October 2018#18-45 (10/30/18)
Francesco Landini as seen by eastern musicians, more from the Irish Baroque, and the roots of popular song in Valencia.
Composer: Telemann, Purcell, Leclair, Handel, O'Carolan, Omaggio a Francesco
CD Info: RTE Lyric CD 156, CdM CD 1844, Dreyer Gaido CD 21109
The unusual Austrian label gives us a fairly-well-known composer, but with world-premiere recordings of previously-unrecorded masses.
Composer: Pierre de la Rue (c.1450-1518).
CD Info: CD FB 1800751.
Jordi Savall is back, this time with another revelation: 18th century mestizo culture and music in Peru.
CD Info: CD AVSA9927,
The wonderful label dedicated to rarely-heard music gives us music by Giacomo Gorzanus, passionate works of Luca Marenzio, and early 16th century works for two vihuelas.
Composer: Giacomo Gorzanis (c1530-c1575), Josquin Desprez, Adrian Willaert, Giulio Segni da Modena, Antonio de Cabezón, Philippe Verdelot, Francesco Canova da Milano, Francisco Fernández Palero, Francesco da Milano, Juan Vasquez, Luca Marenzio
CD Info: Arcana CD A 450, Arcana CD A 428, Arcana CD A 449
The great Discantus Ensemble gives us early Dominican chat, an Italian recording traces the Franciscans, and a new attempt to reconstruct Mozarabic chant.
CD Info: CD TC 250001, Byard Musique CD 308.556.2
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