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Program: #12-09, Air Date: 02/20/12

More motets from Palestrina and the less-often heard sacred works by Girolamo Frescobaldi.

Spotlight on the Netherlands

We continue our long and fruitful association with our partners at Radio Netherlands in presenting a series of concerts from the 2011 Holland Festival of Early Music at Utrecht. We direct listeners to their web site, which will provide more in-depth information about the music and performers we hear as well as more information about the festival:

www.rnwclassical.com

The primary theme for 2011 was a celebration of Rome: The Eternal City.

 

VIII. Concerto Palatino, Bruce Dickey, director (12-09: "Missa La Monica")

  • GIOVANNI PIERLUIGI da PALESTRINA (1525-1594): Ad te levavi oculos ("I lift up my eyes unto Thee")
  • Anon.: Madre non mi far monaca ("Mother, do not send me to the convent")
  • GIROLAMO FRESCOBALDI (1583-1643): Partite sopra la Monica
  • FRESCOBALDI: O Jesu mi dulcissimo ("O, my sweetest Jesus, I worship you")
  • FRESCOBALDI: Canzon sesta à 2
  • FRESCOBALDI: Jesu Rex admirabilis ("Jesus, noble King and wondrous Conqueror")
  • OTTAVIO BARGNANI (c.1570-after 1627): Canzon sopra la Monica à 5
  • PALESTRINA: O Bone Jesu ("O gentle Jesus, have mercy on us")
  • PALESTRINA: Nigra sum ("I am dark and comely")
  • PALESTRINA: Lauda Sion slavatorem ("Zion, lift up thy voice and sing"
  • FRESCOBALDI: Missa à 8 sopra l'aria della Monica: Introit; Kyrie; Gloria

Composer Info

GIROLAMO FRESCOBALDI (1583-1643), GIOVANNI PIERLUIGI da PALESTRINA (1525-1594), OTTAVIO BARGNANI (c.1570-after 1627)